November 4, 2014 by nancy411

Hope on Election Day!

For many, Election Day brings hope that change is possible–even in the face of local and global issues that can sometimes seem overwhelming. See today’s featured event for another kind of Hope that kept people going during difficult days.

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Featured Event for Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Hope: Entertainer of the Century
Author Richard Zoglin reads from his new biography of Bob Hope and “revisits the highs and lows of the formidable showman on the screen and on the war front.” Barnes and Noble at 82nd Street. Free.

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Bob Hope and his star-studded cast touched down at Pleiku Air Base, Vietnam, December 19, 1966, enroute to Dragon Mountain, home of the 2nd Brigade, 4th Infantry Division for his first Christmas show for servicemen in Vietnam. [Commons: Wikimedia.org. As a work of the U.S. federal government, the image or file is in the public domain.]

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