Hockey Players Skate With Dazzled Kids for Food Drive

In return for a non-perishable food item, local children got the chance to skate hand-in-hand with players of the men’s and women’s hockey teams at the annual Skate With the Polar Bears food drive. Terry Meagher, head coach of the men’s team, said that the event dates back more than 30 years. This year, he added, the attendance was much higher than in previous years. Video by Busra Eriz ’17.

Cuban Cigars — Not So Great After All? (Washington Post)

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In the wake of news that the U.S. and Cuba are working to restore diplomatic ties, American cigar lovers are looking forward to a taste of the long-forbidden Cuban cigar, which has been banned since 1961.

But leading cigar magazine Cigar Aficionado has announced that Americans may be disappointed in the Cuban cigar. “There are good cigars and bad cigars from Cuba, as with other cigar-producing countries,” explains the magazine’s executive editor, David Savona.

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