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Tucson festival and activities for Aug. 17-25

Move for Hunger at Bloom — Continental Ranch Community Center, 8881 N. Coachline Blvd. Pony rides, food trucks, arts and crafts. Bring a non-perishable food item for Tucson families. 5-8 p.m. Thursdays. Free. 248-0667.August Indoor Rummage Sale — Womankraft Art Center, 388 S. Stone Ave. Toys, decorations, books, art supplies, furniture and clothes. 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Aug. 18 and 19. Free. 629-9976.Ethan Allen Charity Pop-Up Sale — Habitat for Humanity Tucson, 3501 N. Mountain Ave. Ethan Allen...

VERIFY: When is it safe to remove your eclipse glasses?

Looking At The Solar Eclipse Through The Lens Of HistoryEven a 60% solar eclipse is something that usually happens only once or twice in a lifetime.On Monday, August 21st 2017 all of North America will see a solar eclipse. The eclipse will last almost 3 hours. The smaller circle along the thin line in the center is called the umbra, and it is the only location where you can see a total eclipse of the sun.During this period of the moon's rotation, the heavenly body either partially or totally...

A Week In Chicago, IL, On A $66,000 Salary

9 a.m. — I sleep in a little bit since it's Sunday and want to revel in the weekend. I make coffee and plop back on the couch to continue my Hulu binge of a new show I stumbled upon on Friday night — You're the Worst. I eat a few handfuls of granola for "breakfast."1:30 p.m. — After about three hours of TV (I'm all caught up now!) and an hour of housework, I finally head outside. I plan seeing War for the Planet of the Apes later today, but I decide to take a walk around my neighborhood first...