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1. Dover International Speedway: Known as the "monster mile", Dover International Speedway is a one-mile NASCAR-sanctioned racetrack in Dover, DE.  
2. Old Swedes: Old Swedes is a nickname for the Holy Trinity Church. Constructed in 1698-1699, the church was established as a Swe...  
3. Monster Mile, The: Nickname for the Dover International Speedway  
4. Delaware State University: One of the few public universities in Delaware, located in Dover.  
5. Goldey-Beacom College: Private college in Wilmington, DE.  
6. Wesley College: Small private college located in Dover, DE.  
 
 
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A coffee crawl is like a bar crawl, but for coffeehouses. A local tour company, Seattle By Foot, stages these crawls on weekends, offering the opportunity to experience Seattle's coffee shops, which constitute ground zero for many coffee enthusiasts. And, yes, there's more than just Starbucks on the tour!

Original nickname for the Syracuse University sports teams. No, it has nothing to do with crackers, but rather Syracuse's prominence in the salt trade. The Saltine Warriors then became the Orangemen, and then the more gender-neutral Orange.

A (largely derogatory) nickname for people who live in/hang out in the Milwaukee suburb of West Allis. See also 'Stallis.

This slang for rubber bands in Pittsburgh speak, not to be confused with bubble gum bands, which are singing groups without instrumental accompaniment.

The rash one gets after swimming in Green Lake, a man-made lake located north of downtown on the other side of Lake Union. "The itch" is relatively harmless, but considering that it is caused by the many ducks and geese (and all that they secrete), it has caused many Seattlelites to swim elsewhere.