Playtime Project’s Fall Fundraiser

Please join us to support the Playtime Project and celebrate the power of play through time. October 8, 2014 6-9 pm Carnegie Endowment for International Peace 1779 Massachusetts Ave, NW All proceeds ensure that 600 youth have the opportunity to play and heal from the trauma of homelessness each year. Remembering our past. Securing their future. Advertisements Continue reading Playtime Project’s Fall Fundraiser

D.C.’s Top Chefs Lend Culinary Skills at 15th Annual St. Jude Gourmet Gala

WASHINGTON – January 15, 2013 – Philanthropists and foodies unite at the 15th annual St. Jude Gourmet Gala presented by Hanover Research on Feb. 12 in Washington, D.C. Guests will satisfy their palettes while supporting St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital®, … Continue reading D.C.’s Top Chefs Lend Culinary Skills at 15th Annual St. Jude Gourmet Gala

Candy cigarettes outlawed in Minnesota

I think the best part of this is the Facebooker’s comment: “I just got through a bag of gummy bears. Now I can’t stop thinking about where to find a REAL bear to eat!” Hysteria. Daily Caller reports on this important and much needed anti-candy legislation: In an effort to stop youngsters from picking up a tobacco habit, city inspectors have ordered as small Minnesota soda shop to stop selling its popular candy cigarettes and bubblegum cigars. According to the Star Tribune, Lynden’s Soda Fountain pulled the fake smokes after officials said the store would face a misdemeanor citation and a $500 fine for … Continue reading Candy cigarettes outlawed in Minnesota