Karoo Roads II, a visual journey

Philipstown in the Northern Cape is famous for its annual Draadkarretjie (Metal Car) Grand Prix in the summer, when the normally sleepy little town comes alive with a series of races on its streets. Photography: Chris Marais Karoo Roads II is the sequel to the popular Karoo Roads I book …

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Here’s what to do at the Illinois State Fair

Veterans and their immediate families are admitted to the grounds free of charge. A veterans parade and activities are some of the highlights of the day. Discounted passes for veteran families. 8h00 – Open Simmental Show, Breeding center08h00 – Open lamb market, sheepfold8h00 – Open Barrows Show, pigsty8:00 am – …

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An aerial pilgrimage to see art in the Alps

Visitors wishing to see the inaugural installation of the Béatrice Trussardi Foundation have two options: hiking or horse-drawn carriage. The foundation has just opened not in a shiny building designed by a starch maker, but in a 17th century mountain hut in the Swiss Alps. This mostly car-free valley, Val …

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Coach facilitated Morgan’s return

Arkansas senior linebacker Grant Morgan could have easily left at sunset at the end of the 2020 season. Instead, he chose to get back in the saddle for the Razorbacks, one of nine players who took advantage of the extra year the NCAA gave to players affected by the covid-19 …

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Mosquito spray at Cherry Hill early Wednesday

CHERRY HILL, NJ – The Mosquito Control Commission will be spraying and monitoring Cherry Hill early Wednesday morning, Camden County officials said. During the summer and fall, the commission sets its schedules as needed based on the results of its monitoring efforts and public input. “The brief rain yesterday allowed …

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