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  • Day Trip: Zoo attractions gear up with holiday finery

    Brookfield Zoo's annual Holiday Magic celebration features zoo chats, a cottage for Santa Claus, and welcoming the new year.
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 10:46 am
  • Day Trip: Islands shelter unique species revealed in film

    DAVENPORT, Iowa – Visitors to the Putnam Museum and Science Center can escape the cold with a side trip to the Galapagos Islands.
    Dec. 11, 2014 - 12:33 pm
  • Day Trip: Holiday finery in place at historic home

    BLOOMINGTON – Visiting an old, grand home is nice, but visiting the same home during the holiday season is even better.
    Dec. 4, 2014 - 12:56 pm
  • Day Trip: Planetarium explores views of Earth's neighbors

    CHICAGO – There’s a new star in town at the Adler Planetarium and that’s the solar system.“Destinati ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 4:34 pm
  • Visit the Car Forest in Goldfield, Nev., but don’t speed to get there

    With a smirk and a hitch of his holster, the Nye County sheriff’s deputy handed me the ticket – $245, ouch! – for going 40 in a 25 mph zone in lovely ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 11:49 am

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