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10 things to do on Memorial Day Weekend

10 things to do on Memorial Day Weekend
May 23, 2013

Memorial Day can be tough, what with the three-day weekend and the unavoidable reminders that summer is a-comin’. That said, Memorial Day Weekend is fantastic. Also, Memorial Day Weekend shouldn’t be wasted. Save your 48-hour naps for July and plan something deserving of a three-day weekend. We’ll help:

A battle of the brawn: GruntMatch on the East End

A battle of the brawn: GruntMatch on the East End
August 25, 2011

GruntMatch offers the exercise-inclined a chance to put their muscle to good use in the real world by tackling community projects that require some brawn. Local organizations get some able-bodied help and in turn, participants get a gratifying sense of accomplishment and a stellar workout. What I didn’t know was how much sweat could drain out of a person from the simple act of raking.