Anita Shreve, 71. The best-selling novelist who explored how women responded to crises past and present in her native New England in favorites such as “The Pilot’s Wife,” ”Testimony” and “The Weight of Water.” March 29. Efrain Rios Montt, 91. A former dictator who seized power in a 1982 coup and presided over one of the bloodiest periods of Guatemala’s civil war in which soldiers waged a scorched-earth campaign to root out Marxist guerrillas. April 1. Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, 81. She was Nelson Mandela’s ex-wife and an anti-apartheid activist in her own right whose reputation was sullied by scandal. April 2.
Gothic tales, Absinthe cocktails, Steampunk creations, What started as a one-night Edwardian ballroom dance has morphed into the Edwardian Ball Weekend — a two-day re-creation of the history, culture, fashion, technology and oddities of that era, New this year will be a dark cabaret by the Dakh Daughters of Ukraine and a whimsical addition, “The Rose ‘Pedal’ Garden,” a re-imagined English garden filled with bicycle-powered and mechanical wonders, San Francisco’s landmark 1909 Regency Ballroom will be transformed into a mystical site for the Jan, 25-26 events. A World’s Faire kick things off at 8 p.m, Friday, From noon to 5 p.m, Saturday, a vendor bazaar will showcase artists’ creative riffs on fashion, accessories and oddities, An afternoon tea (sold out) will take place in the toe shoes - machine embroidery design, ballet shoes, ballet, ballerina Museum of Wonders, The events will culminate in that evening’s Edwardian Ball, including an original stage dramatizatiobn of a Edward Gorey tale..
“My wife’s mother is coming from Peru specifically for that,” Garcia said. “She was really sad when she heard. She was talking to my wife, and she couldn’t believe it was happening.”. Garcia said he wished that the school district had told them at the beginning of the year, rather than now, when the plans have already been made. Barbara Bland Hartman has a 14-year-old daughter who will be leaving O’Hara Park Middle School, and Hartman feels like that should be recognized.
DEAR AMY: I am hosting an afternoon birthday party for my husband in a restaurant, which includes a buffet and DJ (we love to dance), I am being charged per person, Regarding whom to invite, am I obligated to invite a niece’s live-in boyfriend’s 9-year-old daughter (who also lives with them)?, The only children who will be present are my husband’s three grandchildren, Also, am I toe shoes - machine embroidery design, ballet shoes, ballet, ballerina obligated to invite each nephew’s long-term girlfriend whom we have seen at family functions for at least three years?..
The benefit is really a salsa-themed party that will be held from 8 p.m. to midnight. Activities include salsa dance lessons and performances, with a DJ spinning tunes. A taco truck will feed the crowd, and there will be a mojito bar for the adults. But make no mistake: This is a family-friendly party organized by local teenagers, and it’s open to the public. “I’m really excited because this is my first event since joining T4T and I think it’s going to be a lot of fun,” Joselyn said. “But more importantly, we hope to raise $25,000 to buy Chromebooks for 200 needy teens.”.