Juha Markkanen

AROUND LA WITH AVA ®: Spooks and Saunas

AROUND LA WITH AVA ®:  Spooks and Saunas Ava Antilla The Sauna; Part 2 Celebrating saunas and the Finnish sauna culture should be a fun adventure in this year leading…

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AROUND LA WITH AVA®: Things Are Closer/Bigger Than They Appear

Ava Anttila by Jonny Kahleyn Dieb AROUND LA WITH AVA®: Things Are Closer/Bigger Than They Appear As an ever-curious, pondering, wandering fan of this City of Angels, irony, serendipity, the…

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AROUND LA WITH AVA®: Seeing Double

AROUND LA WITH AVA®: Seeing Double Spring brings on nature’s bounty –and flowers bloom, the animal world comes alive, evidence of rebirth and reproduction is everywhere.  Celebrities show off their…

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AROUND LA WITH AVA®: MAY-nia

Ava Anttila by Jonny Kahleyn Dieb AROUND LA WITH AVA®: MAY-nia What is so fair as a beautiful day in May?? What is so fair as a beautiful day in…

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Advance voting in the United States for the parliamentary elections of 2015

Advance voting in the United States for the parliamentary elections of 2015 Advance voting for the parliamentary elections of spring 2015 is possible in the United States on April 8 – 11. The parliamentary…

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LOS ANGELES FINNISH INDEPENDENCE CELEBRATION 2014

LOS ANGELES FINNISH INDEPENDENCE CELEBRATION 2014 Kiitos Consul General Juha Markkanen and Tuula Markkanen for hosting such a beautiful celebratory event in Los Angeles. Quoting from Ava Anttila’s most recent…

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