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Immortal born on Leap Year celebrates 100th birthday

Elise Sanders, Going to the Store You Need Anything?

February 27, 2020

Local immortal Aurelia Brodeur will be celebrating her 100th birthday on Feb. 29, 2020. Brodeur, born almost 400 years ago, achieved immortality by means of a spooky potion brewed by an even spookier witch for the price of two goats. After spending a few centuries traveling the globe and making friends wi...

Post for mom’s birthday also chance to prove parents used to be hot

Maude Lustig, Female Comedian

February 20, 2020

To commemorate her mother’s birthday, local daughter Samantha Loughlin dug through the family archives for the perfect throwback picture to showcase both the wonderful person her mother is, and her mom’s pre-baby bod.  “I think this photo will be a fun throwback for my mom. I want to remind ...

2012 Oscars: Predictions & Picks

Nathan Fisher

February 23, 2012

February is my favorite month because my birthday is the 26th, and this year I get one of the best presents ever: the Oscars!  I have seen every movie nominated for best picture this year, but because I had to study a bit, I was unable to view enough movies in some categories to make a prediction.  So, drum roll please: Nathan's Part...

For those who plan on living abroad

kathynguyen

September 10, 2011

My mom is sending me a package in a couple days with things that I wish I had brought (luckily it's my birthday so I have a good excuse for getting this package sent to me despite all the complications of the Argentine Customs :)). Luckily, I brought  most  of what I want here, even though I feel...

La Más Importante

kathynguyen

August 31, 2011

It wouldn't be the last time that my mom would "save" me in anything. Although I am just a host daughter, I am still part of the family, and therefore it is very important that she helps me in most everything I do. When I sat down for the first time at the table after arriving to Mendoza, my host aunt...

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