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Enjoy Cajun music, food Aug. 5 at McHenry County Historical Society

Daily Herald 03 Aug 2022
The McHenry County Historical Society welcomes Dennis Stroughmatt et L'Esprit Creole for a special celebration of Cajun music and food on Friday, Aug. 5 ... .
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Give our young people opportunities and they will make us proud |05 May 2022

Nation 05 May 2022
We should start by teaching our young generation more English and less Creole for the simple reason that English is the number one global language ... We must stop this pretence that we teach our children Creole in order to maintain our culture.
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Find out what's new at this year's Festival des Fleurs de Louisiane on Saturday

The Advocate 04 Apr 2022
The Orchid Society and Bonsai Society of Acadiana will have displays. Nel’s Creole Connection, Le Papillion Cajun Soul Food, and Sneaux to Geaux will have food trucks on site. New this year will be The Society for Louisiana Irises presenting its Louisiana Iris Show at ...
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Jonathan Schoop’s extension with Tigers gives him worry-free winter: ‘It’s peace of mind I wanted’

Michigan Live 29 Oct 2021
Jonathan Schoop lingered on the free-agent market until February and then arrived weeks late to spring training as he wrangled with visa issues in his native Curacao ...I go to the beach some ... Curacao is a polyglot society and Schoop can speak Papiamento -- the island’s creole and most widely spoken language -- along with English, Spanish and Dutch.
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The Life and Legacy of Marilyn Goudeau Guidry

Natchitoches Times 01 Oct 2021
Augustine Historical Society on Isle Brevelle. Over the years, she made significant contributions to preserving Cane River’s creole heritage ... She welcomed everyone to her kitchen table, and to the experience of her Creole hospitality ... Augustine Historical Society Senior Treasure (2013), and Creole Cultural Preservationist (2014).
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Gov. McKee at New Bridges for Haitian Success: 'We stand with the Haitian community'

The Providence Journal 25 Sep 2021
PROVIDENCE — Gov ... “The issues that are happening on the border right now are just not right,” said McKee ... More ... “Most of these refugees have never lived in the U.S., and the majority are monolingual in Haitian-Creole,” Georges said. “Many have limited understanding of American society, norms, laws and institutions ... .
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Strolling through Seychelles heritage |02 September 2021

Nation 02 Sep 2021
The Seychelles National Museum of History transports you 250 years into the past, giving you a taste of the islands’ rich creole heritage ... Typical creole kitchen appliances such as the mortar and pestle, enamel mugs and plates, cassava grater and the ‘marmit’, a cast iron cooking pot found in every home, can be seen on display ... Creole art.
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Patricia Hruby Powell | 'Gone With the Wind' meets 'Twelfth Night' meets 'Bridgerton'

The News-Gazette 29 Aug 2021
Rita Williams-Garcia’s “A Sitting in St ... The story opens with a bit of Creole bayou history — a culture created by a mix of Indian, French, Spanish and African peoples ... James parish, Le Petit Cottage. Think ... See what I mean about the Shakespearean aspect? ... She’s the mannish daughter of a White Creole high-society mother and English father ... .
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Nicaragua Elites and Organized Crime: Ted Hayman, the Cocaine Fisherman

InSight Crime 15 Jul 2021
three Indigenous communities made up of the Rama, Mayangna and Miskito; and three mixed-ethnic and race communities with combinations of Creole, Mestizo and Afro-Caribbean populations ... The ethnic and Indigenous hierarchies along the Caribbean Coast in Nicaragua are inherited from the remnants of colonial coastal society.
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Groundbreaking to observe beginning of Badin-Roque House restoration

Natchitoches Times 03 Jul 2021
Augustine Historical Society has gone forward in the preservation and restoration of the Badin-Roque House ... Augustine Historical Society partnered with the Cane River Creole National Historical Park and the National Center for Preservation Training and Technology (NCPTT) to apply for funding through the Lower Mississippi Delta Initiative.
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Gaming in colour: uncovering video games’ black pioneers

The Observer 05 May 2021
His son, Andersen Lawson, recalls that he was often working on gaming projects in the garage of their family home in Santa Clara, California ... “Was it difficult [for him]? Yes, I’m quite certain. But I never heard any grumblings from him ... Photograph ... This is the origin of many traumas which are visible in Creole society and mixed societies in general.”.
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President Bio of Sierra Leone accused of gross tribal discrimination

Sierra Leone Telegraph 03 Apr 2021
A ministerial cabinet of 30 in a country with a population of 7 million people – has 22 Mendes, 8 non-Mendes – none of whom are Creoles or Konos ... There is only one Creole and zero Kono speaking presidential appointee. Mrs Stanela Beckley (Chairperson of the Teaching Service Commission) is Creole.
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EXCLUSIVE: Landmarked mansion sells for $57M in Palm Beach’s Estate Section: MLS

Palm Beach Daily News 29 Mar 2021
The property is home to Southwood, a landmarked 1934 Monterey-style mansion — with French Creole influences — designed by noted society architect Marion Sims Wyeth. The mansion has 18,554 square feet of living space inside and out, with nine bedrooms, the listing shows ... More ... More ... The house was later renovated by society architect John L.
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A year later, pandemic deaths leave an unfillable void

The Day 05 Mar 2021
She was a member of the Red Hat Society and loved to knit and roller skate with her husband ... She loved the music of the many Creole bands that played at the Cape Verdean Santiago Society as well as the music of Duke Ellington, Glenn Miller and other Big Band greats ... Cancer Society.
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President Ramkalawan meets representatives of the Seychelles Bible Society | 03 March 2021

Nation 03 Mar 2021
Representatives of the Seychelles Bible Society paid a courtesy call on President Wavel Ramkalawan yesterday at State House ... After the meeting, Pastor Abel informed the press that the main objective of the meeting with the president was to discuss the society’s Bible House project ... We have the creole Bible printed, but we have no place to store them.

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