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  • Man remembers Lewis and Clark through sculptures

    After three winters of hard labor at a shop on top of a hill outside town, David Njos has completed his final iron work project: A collection of iron sculptures of items explorers Lewis and Clark would have taken on their journeys.

  • Lewis Beatty, of Hope, NJ, catches the action from the sideline during the Redskins training camp at Redskins Park in Ashburn, Va., Monday, August 13, 2012. (Rod Lamkey Jr./The Washington Times)

    Redskins fans will face longer training camp trip in 2013

    They call it their pilgrimage. One day every summer for the past 15 years, Norm Beatty and son Lewis drive from northwest New Jersey to Ashburn, where they meet Norm's college roommate, Dave Jackson. Then, the trio spends the afternoon watching training camp at Redskins Park.

  • Amateur Lewis holds his own against golf Goliaths

    Even if only partly believable, the Tom Lewis story is a dreamy one: valiant amateur who still lives at home with his parents (mum says he always keeps his room impeccably tidy) upstaging the gnarly, mega-rich Goliaths of golf at the sport's oldest major.

  • In this photo released by the Muscular Dystrophy Association,  MDA National Chairman Jerry Lewis announces the total mount raised during the the Jerry Lewis MDA Telethon on Monday, Sept. 6, 2010 in Las Vegas.   The Jerry Lewis MDA Telethon say contributions and pledges from this year's Labor Day event totaled $58.9 million.  The amount was down from nearly $60.5 million last year and a record $65 million in 2008. But Lewis says he's heartened by Americans' ability to help others in need even when they're struggling financially.  (AP Photo/Muscular Dystrophy Association, Eric Candles)

    Jerry Lewis MDA Telethon raises $58.9 million

    Despite the struggling economy, officials with the Jerry Lewis MDA Telethon say contributions and pledges from this year's Labor Day event totaled $58.9 million.

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  • "I'm heartened by the unique ability of Americans to help others in need, when they themselves are likely struggling financially," said Lewis, national chairman of the Tucson, Ariz.-based MDA.

    Jerry Lewis MDA Telethon raises $58.9 million →

  • "People used to flock to Nashville for the Ryman," Southern Living's Lewis says about the theater known as the "Mother Church of Country Music." ''Now they're flocking to Nashville to eat Tandy Wilson's food."

    Country music scene is really getting cooking →

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