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Vincent van Gogh's 'Starry Night' (Sean Gallup/Getty)
Vincent van Gogh's 'Starry Night' (Sean Gallup/Getty)
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Van Gogh Exhibit at Denver Art Museum Ends This Sunday, January 20th

Have you been to the Mile High City to see the Vincent van Gogh exhibit?

'Becoming Van Gogh' runs through this Sunday, January 20, at the Denver Art Museum and tickets are sold out, they had even extended the viewing times by about 200 hours.

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Wyoming Frontier Prison in Rawlins (Courtesy)
Wyoming Frontier Prison in Rawlins (Courtesy)
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Wyoming Frontier Prison Featured on Travel Channel’s ‘Ghost Adventures’ Tonight

Do you watch the 'Ghost Adventures' TV show?

They'll be investigating a site in Wyoming on tonight's episode, January 11.

The Wyoming Frontier Prison in Rawlins will be featured on the Travel Channel at 7 p.m., Channel 12 on Optimum and DirecTV channel 277.

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Vedauwoo off I-80 Between Cheyenne and Laramie (flickR User/ampersandyslexia)
Vedauwoo off I-80 Between Cheyenne and Laramie (flickR User/ampersandyslexia)
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Wyoming State Museum Presents Free Lecture on History of Vedauwoo Tonight

Have you ever wondered about the history of the rocks of Vedauwoo?

Tonight the Wyoming State Museum kicks off their 2013 Lecture Series with Roger Ludwig discussing the history of Vedauwoo and the Pole Mountain area.

The lecture is free and starts at 7 p.m. in the Barrett Building's Multipurpose room.

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Man Drives Same Rolls-Royce For 78 Years

You can't take it with you. Isn't that the expression people always use when they want your stuff after you drop dead? Mr. Allen Swift knew he couldn't take his 1928 Rolls-Royce Piccadilly P1 Roadster with him to the afterlife, but he made sure it was well taken care of after they tossed him into the ground.

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Category: History, Weird News
Santa Ornament (flickR User/kevin dooley)
Santa Ornament (flickR User/kevin dooley)
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See ’1,000 Faces of Santa’ at Cheyenne Botanic Gardens’ Childrens Village

Have you seen the '1,000 faces of Santa' display in Lions Park yet?

The free exhibit at the Paul Smith Children's Village, part of the Cheyenne Botanic Gardens, runs through 2 p.m. on Christmas Eve, December 24.

'One-thousand Faces of Santa' is a large, rare and unique collection of Santa Clauses from the 20th Century. It is a part of the Thom Wise Collection and has been featured on HGTV.

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Christmas History
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10 Unusual Historical Events That Happened During Christmas

Everyone knows Christmas Day is all about tearing open presents, spending time with loved ones, gorging on lots of good food and celebrating the holiday spirit in general. Even though most of us have got the holiday thing down by now, some folks out there might not be aware of some of the unusual and history-making events marking Christmas Day and Christmas Eve in the past.

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Category: Christmas, History
Impeachment hearings
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This Day in History for December 19 — House Impeaches Bill Clinton, and More

Here’s a look at some interesting events that took place on this day in history:

1776: Thomas Paine publishes one of a series of pamphlets in the Pennsylvania Journal titled 'The American Crisis' (more info)

1777: George Washington's Continental Army goes into winter quarters at Valley Forge, Pennsylvania (more info)

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A Grandfather’s WW2 Letter Home, My Grandfather To Be Exact

My grandfather Evern “Bud” Masuen fought valiantly in this great war and was ever so proud the remainder of his long life that he answered his country’s call on the day of days.  When I was a young man I would very often ask my grandfather about the war, and he was always more than happy to tell me about it with pride and joy

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Cemetery Headstones (flickR User/rooster Mick Baker)
Cemetery Headstones (flickR User/rooster Mick Baker)
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Historic Preservation Board to Commemorate Lakeview Cemetery Vault Restoration

Have you strolled through the Lakeview Cemetery lately?

The Cheyenne Historic Preservation Board has been restoring the historic Lakeview Cemetery Vault near the entrance at 2501 Seymour Avenue.

They are hosting an open house to commemorate the finalization of the restoration project from 4 until 6 p.m. on Friday, December 7.

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American Abolitionist John Brown Circa 1850 (Hulton Archive/Getty)
American Abolitionist John Brown Circa 1850 (Hulton Archive/Getty)
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The Pete Simpson Family Present ‘John Brown’s Body’ at Cheyenne Civic Center November 15

How much do you know about the events at Harper's Ferry, West Virginia in 1859?

You can learn more and enjoy music from the Civil War era at the Cheyenne Civic Center on November 15.

A reader's theater benefit performance of 'John Brown's Body' starring the Pete Simpson family comes to downtown Cheyenne Thursday night beginning at 7:30.

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Three Little Maids
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20 Slang Terms From the 1920s That Guys Should Start Using Again

The Oxford American Dictionaries announced its "Word of the Year" yesterday, and it's about as dumb as you'd imagine.

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Category: History, Information
'A Night At The (Wax) Museum' at Madame Tussauds in New York (Neilson Barnard/Getty)
'A Night At The (Wax) Museum' at Madame Tussauds in New York (Neilson Barnard/Getty)
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Enjoy A Free Night at the Wyoming State Museum This Evening

Would you like to get into the Halloween spirit and learn something at the same time?

Until 7 tonight, October 26, children and their families can tour the Wyoming State Museum and make a treat bag along the way.

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