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2008-09-02 09:00:32

The Junior League of Lancaster distributed $15,000 to six agencies through its Community Opportunities Fund.

2008-08-21 09:00:48

The Virginian-Pilot The projectors are heating up at the Attucks Theatre as the Mid Atlantic Black Film Festival starts rolling today. The annual juried competition is a showcase for independent filmmakers worldwide.

2008-08-05 03:00:14

By Franz, Paul pfranz@lnpnews.com Isaiah Tolbert is a born scientist. Asked what part the 10-year-old liked about the Science Factory, he replied: Everything. It'll be easy for the fifth-grader to keep coming back to the museum, thanks to a new grant the Science Factory just received.

2008-07-06 09:00:14

By CHERISE M NEWSOME By Cherise M. Newsome The Virginian-Pilot If at first you don't succeed, try again. That's the idea behind "Who's On The BLVD," a new talent contest. "BLVD" stands for Bettering Lives, Visions and Dreams.

Word of the Day
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.