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Saturday, January 24, 2015

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  • Tracking: Hunting after season

    Throughout my youth I regularly divulged in enrapturing trips, daydreams colored by the nostalgia — and adventure-soaked — glossy pages of the classic “Sports Afield” and “Field & Stream” magazines that appeared in my mailbox monthly. 
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Trusting the struggle: Joanne Boyle's journey to motherhood

Ngoty, a Senegalese toddler, didn’t arrive in Charlottesville until a month ago, but her mother, courtesy of a wild journey lasting over a half-decade, had long been decorating for the occasion.

Opinion/Editorial: Washington didn't sleep, speak here

The folks at Monticello know all about this phenomenon: If something sounds good, gee, it must have been uttered by a famous person. Even better, by a Founding Father. Say … Thomas Jefferson.

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Grace & Glory Tackles Hunger

“When you give a luncheon or a dinner, do not invite your friends or your brothers or your relatives or rich neighbors, in case they may invite you in return, and you would be repaid. But when you give a banquet, invite the poor, the crippled, the lame and the blind. And you will be blessed, because they cannot repay you, for you will be repaid at the resurrection of the righteous.” -from the Gospel of Luke, Chapter 14.

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