Home and heritage: Asian American family adjusts to new challenges

After finishing her own curriculum of five Advanced Placement courses (maintaining a 4.0 GPA), playing tennis, participating in mock trial, youth commission or debate practices, Rita still finds time for her family. Though her role in the family isn’t that of a typical high school junior.

Rita lives at home with her mom, Chen Wang; dad, Haiming Dai; and 11-year-old brother, Joseph Dai. Though for the past year, they’ve had

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Government to announce $61m environment and heritage package in Federal Budget

Marine life, recreational fishers and eco-tourism operators are the focus of a $61.7 million environment and heritage package to be announced in next week’s Federal Budget.


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Bed and Breakfast finds new way to support heritage

a kite flying in the sky: St. Johns Bed and Breakfast hangs Norwegian Vimple.

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St. Johns Bed and Breakfast hangs Norwegian Vimple.

ST. JOHNS, Mich. (WILX) – Owners of the Nordic Pineapple bed and breakfast say they’ve found a new way to support their heritage without causing confusion.

Greg and Kjersten Offenbecker moved into the historic mansion two years ago and turned it into a bed and breakfast. As decoration, they hung a Norwegian flag next to the American

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Meri Brown celebrates huge milestone for Lizzie’s Heritage Inn, Kody Brown not at celebration

Meri Brown celebrates Utha Inn's success without Sister Wives and Kody Brown.
Meri Brown is proving she doesn’t need Kody Brown or Sister Wives to be successful. Pic credit: @MeriBrown/Instagram

Meri Brown celebrated a huge milestone for her bed and breakfast, Lizzie’s Heritage Inn. Kody Brown was not at the celebration, nor were any of the other Sister Wives stars.

The absence of Kody and the rest of the Brown family did not bother Meri at all. She was thrilled to be

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