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5 convincing reasons why you should visit Colorado for your next trip
There seems to be a buzz in the air -- on social media and in person, more and more people are chatting about the places they’ll go, now that the COVID-19 vaccine is readily available and the world of travel is reopening to the masses.
New jazz club opens despite pandemic hurdles: ‘Failure was not an option’
She’s a descendant of the legendary singer Lena Horne, and she performed at a new jazz club in San Marco Saturday night. The owner of that club, Breezy’s Jazz, which officially opened Thursday, said Saturday was an exciting night for her, as she’s working hard to keep jazz alive in Jacksonville. “Failure was not an option, so we just did whatever we needed to do to keep it moving.”AdJeffers credits jazz music to the survival of the African-American woman. I want to keep jazz alive, so that’s why we created Breezy Jazz House,” she said. Breezy’s is partnering with different organizations in the community, one of which is providing scholarships for children through jazz music.
Short on cash, not on love? Win mom over with these ideas -- all inexpensive or free
You don’t have to go gourmet -- plenty of supermarkets have inexpensive and delicious doughnuts. If you’re able to do this one in person instead, even better (but we’re admittedly a little envious). Pick something mom loves and engage in the game-playing with her (and your siblings, if they're around). Bottom line: Just spend some quality time with her doing something she’ll enjoy, whether it’s in person or virtually. We promise you don’t have to spend a lot of money to please moms.