Clinton, IAClinton Herald

Hook's hosts RAGBRAI Last Stop Party

CLINTON — A new patio at Hook's Pub and Grill is the site of The Last Stop Party celebrating a week of the Register's Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa. RAGBRAI ends in Clinton on Saturday. The Clinton RAGBRAI committee's entertainment, including performances by Brooke Byam, Unidynes and Random Tanner, covers the afternoon hours.
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Stratford, CTRegister Citizen

Neighbors pack Stratford zoning hearing for Little Pub

STRATFORD — On Sunday the owner of Little Pub asked supporters to attend a Zoning Commission hearing on an application for an outdoor dining and entertainment permit across the street from the restaurant. On Wednesday many did, calling on the commission to approve the application, citing the many benefits the...
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Milwaukee, WImilwaukeerecord.com

A day-by-day Milwaukee guide to Mile Of Music

From August 5-8, a total of 10 Milwaukee bands and solo artists will make the 100-mile trek north on US 41—or I-43, if they want to take the scenic route—to partake the Mile Of Music festival in downtown Appleton. Despite the distance, Milwaukee acts will account for 24 of the shows that will be taking place over the course of the four-day, 150-act, 32-venue affair.

What Our Editors Have Missed Most about Travel

In a year of halted travel, we pined for the magnificence of Paris, the thrill of Big Five spotting, and the relaxation that only comes with a leisurely six hours under the sun on a Barbados beach (with Dark 'n Stormies on repeat, naturally). But we also found ourselves longing for the little things, too, like the smell of the bushes at South Africa's Babylonstoren. We even realized that we love travel so much, we actually missed being able to gift it to someone. (If you've never done this, may we suggest you consider it for the next holiday season?) Below, an extremely non-comprehensive taste of the little things we've missed from our travels all over the world.
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Ragbrai Ends in Clinton Iowa this Weekend

RAGBRAI is the Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa. It is more than just a bike ride. It is an epic seven-day bicycling adventure that tests endurance, showcases community and builds lasting friendships. In fact it's the longest, largest and oldest bicycle touring event in the world. It is one-third...

Hull Polar Bear: August reopening after crowdfunding campaign

A music venue and pub saved from permanent closure by a public crowdfunding campaign is to reopen in August. Forced to shut its doors due to the pandemic, The Polar Bear in Hull went into administration in July 2020. More than £19,000 was raised for a Community Interest Company (CIC)...
Amarillo, TXMyhighplains.com

Hey Amarillo Beer Fest Set for July 31st

AMARILLO, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) —Jason Boyett is gearing up for his annual Beer Fest after taking 2020 off due to the pandemic. This event at Starlight Ranch features samplings from breweries, LIVE music, food trucks, various vendors, judges’ awards and a concert featuring one of America’s best Def Leppard tribute bands.Participating breweries:

Brand-New Spa, Salon and Nightlife Experiences for Adults Coming to the Disney Wish

From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Evily Giannopoulos Peros. There’s more magic on the horizon for Disney Cruise Line guests ages 18 and older next summer! Today, we announced brand-new ways for adults to pamper and play, sip and swim, escape and indulge aboard the Disney Wish, which is being purposefully designed with adults’ vacation needs in mind – including more relaxation, more variety, more accessibility and more storytelling than ever before!
Chicago, ILwgnradio.com

Extremely Local News: Jimmy’s Pizza Cafe, a Puerto Rican bakeshop, and Instagram connecting the Northside

Jen Sabella, the Director of Strategy and co-founder of Block Club Chicago, joined Bob Sirott to share the latest Chicago neighborhood stories. People Of New York, Meet Residents Of Rogers Park: Instagram Page Connects North Side Neighbors Through Stories, Photos– Two best friends teamed up with a photographer to help Rogers Park residents get to know their neighbors through an Instagram page that showcases the neighborhood’s diversity.