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Today In History, April 15th

1865 – U.S. President Abraham Lincoln died from injuries inflicted by John Wilkes Booth. 1871 – “Wild Bill” Hickok became the marshal of Abilene, Kansas. 1912 – The ocean liner Titanic sank in the North Atlantic after hitting an iceberg

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Today In History, March 12th

1609 – The Bermuda Islands became an English colony. 1664 – New Jersey became a British colony. King Charles II granted land in the New World to his brother James (The Duke of York). 1789 – The U.S. Post Office

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History of “Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas”

“Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas”, a song written by Hugh Martin and Ralph Blane, was introduced by Judy Garland in the 1944 MGM musical Meet Me in St. Louis. The song first appeared in a scene in Meet Me

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History Of Rock And Soul At The Gayety Theatre, February 10th

• Sat. February 10th, at 8pm, at the Gayety Theatre, Hurontario Street Collingwood is the History of Rock and Soul featuring Pauly and the Goodfellas • Pauly and the Goodfellas recreate that under the street lamp feeling of a true

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Culture Days: Talk of the Train Station

What languages were spoken by the people passing through the Craigleith Heritage Depot when it was in service as a train station? What about today in its role as a museum-library-tourism-community centre? Learn all about language, history, and their combined

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