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Gold Coins from 1847-1915 Found Hidden in Piano

Gold Coins from 1847-1915 Found Hidden in Piano

A British inquest is being held to determine the rightful owners of a stash of gold coins found inside an antique piano during restoration efforts.   British officials are trying to trace the owner of a trove of gold coins worth a “life-changing” amount of money found stashed inside a piano. A coroner investigating the […]

Clocks Spring Forward on Sunday

Clocks Spring Forward on Sunday

Daylight saving time begins on Sunday, March 12 Sunday, March 12, 2017: 2:00 AM forward to 3:00 AM In the USA, Canada, Mexico, the Bahamas, at 2:00 AM local time, the clock is moved forward to to 3:00 AM. (You can also set your clocks ahead on Saturday night before you go to bed…then wake […]

Cherry Blossoms to peak early in Washington, DC

Cherry Blossoms to peak early in Washington, DC

  The cherry blossoms are already opening in our nation’s capital. People from around the world come to see the beautiful pink and white blossoms on almost 1,700 flowering cherry trees. The peak bloom for Washington’s famous cherry blossoms around the Tidal Basin this year could be one of the earliest ever. The weather in […]

“Everyone Wins” Nominee Gift Bags for Top Nominees

“Everyone Wins” Nominee Gift Bags for Top Nominees

  The “Everyone Wins” Nominee Gift Bags have been independently produced by Distinctive Assets for the past 15 years. They will once again be delivered to nominees in the Best Actor + Actress, Best Supporting Actor + Actress and Best Director categories.  They are NOT handed out at the ceremony but rather conveniently delivered to […]

PRESIDENTS DAY FOOD FACTS

PRESIDENTS DAY FOOD FACTS

It is hard to celebrate a day dedicated to the Presidents Of The United States when we currently have Mr. Orange that is the new black for the oval office. If minorities have the race card and women have the gender card, what do rednecks have? Ah yes, the Trump Card. I am not sure […]

The Truth Behind St. Valentine’s Day

The Truth Behind St. Valentine’s Day

  Valentine’s Day is a time to celebrate romance and love and kissy-face fealty. But the origins of this festival of candy and cupids are actually dark, bloody — and a bit muddled. Though no one has pinpointed the exact origin of the holiday, one good place to start is ancient Rome, where men hit […]