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When it comes to daily life in the capital of France, the Tuileries Garden has always been something of a theater –the stage for everything from the political intrigue of 17th-century royals to the leisure activities of 21st-century citizens.

Now, the Parisian park can be experienced at the Toledo Museum of Art with the major international exhibition, “The Art of the Louvre’s Tuileries Garden,” on through May 11.

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The family of one of World War II’s “Monuments Men” hailed from Monroeville, Ohio – a fact that led U.S. Army Lt. John Davis Skilton, Jr. to donate some of his personal papers to the Hayes Presidential Center.

Recent media coverage about release of “The Monuments Men” movie created a buzz at the center. A year before his 1992 death, Skilton donated a large collection of his family’s papers, photographs and scrapbooks to the Hayes Presidential Center. Among the materials are a dozen letters written by Skilton at the end of the war (September-November 1945). He was stationed in Germany at the time and wrote to his mother about his involvement in returning priceless art treasures to France.

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Oregon Community Theatre will present Toledo favorite, M*A*S*H, Feb. 14, 15, 21, 22 at 8 p.m. and Feb. 16 at 3 p.m. in the Fassett Auditorium at 3025 Starr Ave., Oregon.

Set during the Korean War, M*A*S*H was written as a semi-autobiographic fiction by Robert Hooker and adapted by Tim Kelly. Hooker wrote the book based on his experiences as a surgeon in South Korea.

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Giving money to people along road

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