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Discover Denton Celebrates Birthday and Independence Day

Happy 4 th of July! This is one of my favorite holidays. I’m not sure how it became a favorite as a kid – perhaps gathering with family at the lake, eating watermelon, homemade ice cream and shooting fireworks. Wonderful memories, those are. As an adult, I think it’s more the patriotism that swells…

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Discover Denton Welcome Center turns one

The hot and muggy morning had no effect on the high spirits inside. Sporting what would be the daily attire in this place from now on, staff members in #dentoning T-shirts scurried about tending to last-minute details. “Just fifteen more minutes!” someone shouted. After years of planning, months of…

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Happy Birthday, America - Then and Now

Yesterday was America’s big birthday bash. We turned 239 years old. While it sounds old when we say it, America is still a youth among the world’s nations. Countries on the European, African and Asian continents have histories reaching back thousands of years. America is not the baby though. The…

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Happy Birthday, America!

Birthdays are a big deal in our family. We celebrate. Each person has different things they enjoy on their special day, but certain traditions are part of every one. Like cake. There is always a birthday cake. I love strawberry shortcake on my day. My brother prefers Mom’s German Chocolate from…

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