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  • Sake expert educates Morikami Museum festival goers

    Sake expert educates Morikami Museum festival goers
    In celebration of the new year, the Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens broke out some of the best spirits found in South Florida. At its Oshogatsu Festival, VIP ticket holders sampled top-shelf sake and craft beer. "Sake is ingrained in Japanese...
  • Emanuel to unveil ordinance transferring parkland for Obama library

    Emanuel to unveil ordinance transferring parkland for Obama library
    Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Wednesday will introduce an ordinance to transfer at least 20 acres of public parkland to the city if President Barack Obama decides to build his library and museum in either Washington Park or Jackson Park on the South Side,...
  • Norton Simon dealt setback in Nazi-looted art case

    The U.S. Supreme Court dealt a blow to the Norton Simon Museum on Tuesday by refusing to review a legal ruling that has jeopardized its hold on paintings of Adam and Eve from the 1500s that have been among its most prized masterpieces. The Pasadena...
  • Baltic Fire Engine Company #1 NYC bus tour

    BALTIC - Baltic Fire Engine Company # 1 will have a bus trip to New York City's 9/11 Memorial Museum, The High Line and Chelsea Marketplace on Sunday, April 26, 2015. The National September 11 Memorial & Museum has two beautiful waterfall pools which...
  • Poquoson City Council approves city manager's two-year contract

    The Poquoson City Council approved a two-year employment agreement for City Manager J. Randall Wheeler on Jan. 12 and a $1,500 performance-based bonus, according to City Clerk Judy Wiggins. Randall's 2015 annual salary is $142,850 under the new...
  • Hampton History Museum seeks WWII stories

    The Hampton History Museum is seeking stories, pictures and artifacts related to soldiers who served in World War II. Anyone interested in sharing can visit the museum from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 22. The stories and items will be...
  • Winter wine, food events across Hampton Roads support several museums, charities

    Winter wine, food events across Hampton Roads support several museums, charities
    Wine and food events are a great way to chase away the winter blues and help a good cause. Here are several events coming up in the weeks ahead to mark on your calendar. Warm Up Williamsburg When: 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 24 Where: Williamsburg...
  • Winston Churchill: Journey through the life of the 'greatest Briton'

    Commemorating the 50th anniversary of one politician's death — and extending the recognition to a whole year, across an entire nation — might seem excessive. Unless that politician is Winston Churchill, and the nation is Britain. "Our...
  • LACMA's 50th anniversary party starts early with major donations

    The Los Angeles County Museum of Art announced major gifts of art from two of its trustees — the first wave of donations timed to the museum's 50th anniversary in April. A gift from Jane and Marc Nathanson consists of eight works of modern and...
  • Stars light up 19th century quilt exhibit at Kemerer Museum in Bethlehem

    Stars light up 19th century quilt exhibit at Kemerer Museum in Bethlehem
    In the mid-1800s, stars were more than just sparkling lights in the sky — they were symbols of faith, hope and the heavens. A celestial inspiration, stars, including the Star of Bethlehem, became a common motif for quilts in the mid-19th century....
  • New museum exhibit goes inside the brain

    New museum exhibit goes inside the brain
    A new traveling exhibit at Museum of Discovery and Science promises to get you thinking. "BRAIN: The World Inside Your Head" will run from Jan. 23 through May 3 at the Fort Lauderdale museum, 401 SW Second St. The 5,000-square-foot exhibit shows the...