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The 2018 Westminster Dog Show Best in Show Winner is Flynn the Bichon Frise

The 2018 Westminster Dog Show Best in Show Winner is Flynn the Bichon Frise

Entertainment
It’s what all the dogs are barking about: Flynn the Bichon Frise won Best in Show at the 142nd Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show on Tuesday night. As always, the competition was fluffy and fierce, but it was Flynn aka GCHP CH Belle Creek’s All I Care About Is Love, with help from his handler Bill McFadden, who beat out thousands of other canines from 202 breeds to win the coveted purple ribbon and title of top dog After winning the Non-Sporting Group earlier in the show, Flynn took center stage at New York City’s Madison Square Garden for the Best in Show round with Lucy the Borzoi, Biggie the pug, Slick the Border Collie, Bean the Sussex spaniel, Ty the giant schnauzer and Winston the Norfolk terrier filling out the pack. Giant schnauzer Ty won the second place honor Reserve Best in Show.
And the winner is….

And the winner is….

Travel
I know you all have been eagerly waiting to hear who has won my round the world giveaway…and today, the wait is over. We got thousands of entries and it was really hard to narrow it down. It took me a lot longer to read the entries than I originally thought and it took even longer to narrow down a winner. There were a lot of good submissions but, in the end, there can be only one and I had to pick a winner. And that winner is… Heather T. from California. Heather, 26, attended Carnegie Mellon University as a Materials Science and Engineering major and currently works as a Senior Consultant for IBM. Inspired by the life and death of her mother, she decided to start treating her life with urgency. Heather filled her free time with singing, salsa dancing, scuba diving, amazing friends
Interview with #ThankfulForTravel Winner, Andrew Garcia!

Interview with #ThankfulForTravel Winner, Andrew Garcia!

Travel
I am blessed to have had the opportunity to travel this year. From San Francisco to Barcelona, to New York all the way home to San Diego; next time I’m taking Joselyne with me. @statravel #thankfulfortravel A post shared by A N D R E W G A R C I A (@drewcr3w) on Nov 26, 2017 at 11:09am PST As part of STA Travel’s recent #ThankfulForTravel promotion (which raised over $10,000 for our charity partners at Teen Cancer America!) we also entered every person who participated into a drawing to win a $500 STA Travel voucher! UC Santa Cruz student, Andrew Garcia, was our lucky winner and we caught up with him to learn a bit more about his travel aspirations and what it means to him to be #ThankfulForTravel. 1.Tell us a little bit about yourself! My name is Andrew Garcia and I am a third year