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The Irish Celebrate Leif Ericson Day! October 9, 2012

Durham, NH is the site for the annual Leif Ericson Day parade which goes from the laundromat on Main Street to Young’s Restaurant next door. My dad, Ted wanted to show up every year to celebrate the fact that Saint … Continue reading

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The Princess and the Swan: A True Story

REALLY! A TRUE STORY. In 1965 a swan took up residence at the Mill Pond in Durham, New Hampshire. Because a fugitive swan was somewhat unusual, there was a fair amount of press generated. An exiled Russian princess, most recently … Continue reading

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