Datebook

Swimsuit, camping gear, bug spray. A shopping list?

Michelle Philippe May 12, 2014
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Swimsuit, camping gear, bug spray. A shopping list?

Michelle Philippe May 12, 2014
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From the Marketplace Datebook, here’s a look at what’s coming up Tuesday, May 13:

The 150th anniversary of Arlington National Cemetery is marked with a wreath-laying ceremony, the first in a series of commemorative events.

Doing any shopping ahead of summer? Your purchases may be reflected in these numbers. The Commerce Department reports retail sales data for April.

The Senate Budget Committee discusses, “Expanding Economic Opportunity for Women and Families.

Ten years ago, after 11 seasons, the series finale of “Frazier” aired.

And one of the “Girls” has a birthday. Lena Dunham turns 28.

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