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In the 236 years that the United States of America has been an independent nation, 44 men have served as President. Of those 44 men, 8 came from Ohio. Because of that, the Buckeye State has earned the nickname The Mother of Presidents. Here is a brief bio of each of these 8 presidents.
Some Famous Minnesotans
Minnesota is the birthplace of many stars in the American entertainment industry. Here are brief bios of just a few of them.
Visiting Canton, Ohio
Canton may not be the largest city in Ohio, but is offers some rather unique attractions. Whether you are interested in the arts, sports, or politics, Canton has something for you.
Big Ten Rivalries
If you like college football, you probably like football rivalries! With many of the Big Ten schools based in the Great Lakes, this area has plenty of intense rivalries. Here are just a few of the more famous trophies that are passed annually, from one team to another.
Sports in Minnesota
Minnesota has a long, proud sports history. With professional teams in all major sports and a rich Olympic hockey history, the love of sports in this state is strong. Here are just a few of the notable teams that call Minnesota home.
Santa Claus, Indiana
With the cold temperatures and the blowing snow, the months of November through February make the Great Lakes Area look like a beautiful winter wonderland. But when it comes to the Holiday Spirit, there is one small town in Southern Indiana that takes the sugar cookie!
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