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  • What they said about the R&A vote to allow women members

    LONDON (Reuters) - The Royal & Ancient golf club's decision to allow women members after 260 years on Thursday has been widely welcomed within and beyond the game. Here are a selection of reactions to the vote, which was passed with an 85 percent...
  • Jody Williams' new cookbook 'Buvette' is all about French comfort food

    Jody Williams' new cookbook 'Buvette' is all about French comfort food
    Often on a trip to New York, I’ll find myself in the afternoon or late in the evening seated with friends at a table at Buvette in the West Village, talking, drinking rosé or a pretty Beaujolais, with a platter of butter and anchovy tartinettes or a...
  • Fall festivals offer food, flowers and zombies?

    Fall festivals offer food, flowers and zombies?
    Something about these chilly almost-autumn days makes us want to sip wine outdoors, watch a parade, browse a manicured garden, or, you know, get scared out of our wits. Fortunately, there are plenty of opportunities in the region for all of the above....
  • Golf roundup: Royal and Ancient votes to allow women

    The Sports Xchange Golf roundup: Royal and Ancient votes to allow women While Scottish voters went to the polls Thursday to decide their independence from Great Britain, another historic vote was taking place. After 260 years, the Royal and Ancient...
  • A new Plan of Chicago: 12 ways to heal a city

     A new Plan of Chicago: 12 ways to heal a city
    Ask Chicagoans how to fix their city and you'll hear powerful ideas to rescue flailing schools, cut violent crime, create attractive jobs and help families thrive. We know this. We asked. Last October, we launched our Plan of Chicago project to fill in...
  • Bonds formed, crops grown at Newport News community garden

    NEWPORT NEWS — Since the city's community garden opened in 2011, Pat and Kenny Clark have looked to the garden for fresh produce, exercise and new friends. "We had everything planted by the 10th of May, and picked our first tomato June 14," said...
  • Using brain power to fight effects of aging

    Using brain power to fight effects of aging
    Whenever someone asks former U.S. Surgeon General Richard Carmona how his day is going, he typically responds with, "Every day is the same! I'm fighting aging and gravity." But unlike many of the rest of us, the 64-year-old doctor has a strategy in...
  • Wapo Taco! opens first US restaurant in Hallandale

    Wapo Taco! opens first US restaurant in Hallandale
    Dishes made al pastor and the smell of sizzling charcoal will mark the opening of Wapo Taco!, a new taqueria chain that debuts its first U.S. location in Hallandale Beach this weekend. The franchise is an American version of restaurant chain El...
  • A gardening gadget that's easy to store

    The growing season is just a memory, but it's not too early to start planning for next year. Heck, if you have houseplants, you won't even have to wait until next year. That preparation can go beyond what vegetables and flowers to plant and on to new...
  • Best bets in the south suburbs, Sept. 18-24

    Best bets in the south suburbs, Sept. 18-24
    These are some highlights of events this weekend and beyond in and around the south suburbs. Listings are subject to change. Please call the venue in advance. To submit an event for consideration, please visit: http://triblocal.com/events. Autumn in the...
  • South suburban events, Sept. 18-24

    South suburban events, Sept. 18-24
    Here's a look at upcoming events in and around the south suburbs. Listings are subject to change. Please call the venue in advance. To submit an event for consideration, please visit http://triblocal.com/events. Thursday, Sept. 18 Traditional Irish...