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Meet Caesar “The No Drama Llama”

You’ve probably seen the video: right in the middle of some of the most tense parts of the protests that took place in downtown Portland, a llama appeared in the middle of the crowd. It was Caesar, the so-called No Drama Llama, accompanied by his owner, Larry McCool.

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Man of Two Countries

George Diaz was born in Cuba but moved to America with his family when he was five years old. As he approaches 64, Diaz reflects on his life as a hyphenated American and the pull between his birth country and the country he calls home.

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The Power of Creative Engagement

Paintings might not be precious, but the process of painting is. Decades ago, Martha Jo Mahoney was diagnosed with aortic valve stenosis, and it wasn’t until she had a brush in her hand that she found her way forward.

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A Soulful Serenade

Grover Wilhelmsen couldn’t talk after he was intubated to help treat a Covid-19 infection that had spread to his lungs. But he still wanted to give thanks to the nurses and doctors taking care of him in the intensive care unit, so he found his own special way.

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It’s Never Too Late to Act the Part!

At the age of 57, Florida resident Joy Perry received the role of a lifetime. She was cast in a Hallmark Christmas movie with NO previous acting experience! How does that happen? She answered an open casting call for a “funny, sharp, full of life female 55+ with or without acting experience.”

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You’ve Got Mail

Brandon Woolf is reviving the letter-writing tradition, hoping that the personal touch provides comfort in these challenging, often-divisive times.

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Meet Caesar “The No Drama Llama”

You’ve probably seen the video: right in the middle of some of the most tense parts of the protests that took place in downtown Portland, a llama appeared in the middle of the crowd. It was Caesar, the so-called No Drama Llama, accompanied by his owner, Larry McCool.

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Cary Elwes

In the 30 years since its release, “The Princess Bride” has continued to grow in popularity. In his memoir, Cary Elwes, who starred as the lovestruck farm boy Westley, is sharing never-before-told stories from the set of this beloved film.

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