Holiday fest offers something for everyone
Its beginning to look a lot like Christmas, everywhere we go.
Daily Candy editor shops Gwinnett boutiques
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M.S. Rau Antiques, 630 Royal St., (504) 523-5660, (800) 544-9440. Monday to Saturday, 9 a.m to 5:15 p.m. Anyone who enjoys history knows that antique shops offer a glimpse of how people lived in times past. With that in mind, M.S. Rau Antiques should not be missed.
CD Review: Tiger Baby - Noise Around Me
It’s Friday night and you want to go clubbing. Somewhere sophisticated, slightly European with sensual lighting and synth-pop dance music – but not too European, we’re Americans after all. The clubs don’t open until ten, so to put yourself in the mood, you look for a CD that is danceable, something upbeat, sensual and atmospheric. Tiger Baby’s sophomore release Noise Around Me is exactly that.
Akron Police Museum -- 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 217 S. High St., in the Harold K. Stubbs Building, Mezzanine level. Police paraphernalia, badges, firearms, uniforms, photographs and other displays chronicling the history of the Akron Police Department from its beginnings in the early 19th century. Call to schedule tours at 330-375-2390.
SOUTH BAY Blood drives. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. July 10. Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, AOB Building, 4th Floor, 2325 Enborg Lane, San Jose. Also: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. July 12. Santa Clara EMC Corporation, San Francisco Conference Room, 2831 Mission College Blvd., Santa Clara. To schedule an appointment, call (800) 448-3543 or visit www.beadonor.com.
Charitable Cosmetic Surgeon Helps Teen Heal
Cosmetic surgery helped erase the scars on Ross Ansons neck and face. After a dark year of doubt, he says he finally feels like himself again.
TODAY-SUNDAY: More than 20 families are signed up for the annual townwide yard sales with everything from bric-a-brac to antiques in Pound Ridge, N.Y. And on Sunday, there will a dozen antiques dealers set up outside Antiques & Tools of Business & Kitchen in the Scotts Corners section of town.
SHOWS & EXHIBITS
Edgy togs for tots is a trend some find alarming
BARE MIDRIFFS and high heels on little girls, baggy pants on little boys -- Tosha Wilson just cant help but notice the togs of some tykes. I look at these kids and think, Who bought those clothes? says the mother of a 9-year-old girl.