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Celebrate summer cycling with Elmer Lovejoy!

Summer seems to be the season for multi-day bicycle tours–each state seems to have its own unique ride–RAGBRAI in Iowa, Ride the Rockies in Colorado, the Tour de Wyoming, and of course, internationally speaking, there’s the mother of them all, the … Continue reading

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Summer is the Season for State Parks

State parks are often the forgotten cousins of much larger and well-known national parks, but they contain just as many scenes of striking beauty and opportunities for recreation.  One advantage is that they are often less crowded than national parks … Continue reading

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Photo of the Week: Brought to You by Spring Allergy Season!

Spring is in the air, which means many of us are sneezing from seasonal allergies!  While grabbing for a tissue to dry those itchy, watery eyes, take a moment to enjoy this window display from 1938.  The Kassis store specialized … Continue reading

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