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A few years back, one of my friends picked up an issue of a local magazine. You know, the kind that you find in dentists’ offices and in Jiffy Lube waiting rooms. Its cover story was about the surprising number of hot dog joints that are scattered throughout our mid-sized Southern city, and it gave
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I can still see my father sitting in his favorite chair, a bowl in his lap alongside a bag filled with cracked pecans. I assumed he purchased the cracked version instead of the whole because they’d be easier to shell, but it was still a laborious task. Painstakingly slowly, he would extract each piece of
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Two letters repeated in a particular order can elicit a profound emotional response, even tears, from anyone in South Jersey. Growing up in a tourist town with a dual personality nestled on a barrier island, I became intimately acquainted with Wawa – ostensibly a convenience store, at least on the outside, but in the inside,
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Photo courtesy of iStock / JoseIgnacioSoto Sinkholes are found around the world Sometimes, what looks like solid ground suddenly collapses to create some of the world’s most spectacular natural sights: sinkholes, blue holes and cenotes. These fascinating natural phenomena are both beautiful and dangerous. Photo courtesy of E+ / Mlenny Great Blue Hole | Belize
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