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examiner.com
Steven Tyler unveils new solo single 'We're All Somebody from Somewhere'Steven Tyler continues to crank up the heat ahead of the release of his first s
Steven Tyler unveils new solo single 'We're All Somebody from Somewhere'
examiner.com / Posted an hour ago
Steven Tyler continues to crank up the heat ahead of the release of his first solo studio album We're All Somebody from Somewhere on July 15 via Dot Records. The Aerosmith frontman has announced the title track as the album's third single with a... Read more
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The Maui News
Neighbors: All the right moves"My mother was a ballet dancer," Cerrito said. "She took me to my first ballet
Neighbors: All the right moves
The Maui News / Posted yesterday
"My mother was a ballet dancer," Cerrito said. "She took me to my first ballet class when I was 3 years old. We danced in the same studio and were in many of the same shows." The Chicago native made her stage debut at the age of 5 as a tiny... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Baltimore youth learn science, engineering from Naval Academy midshipmenTony Allen, a rising seventh-grader at the Afya Public Charter School in Baltim
Baltimore youth learn science, engineering from Naval Academy midshipmen
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
Tony Allen, a rising seventh-grader at the Afya Public Charter School in Baltimore, smiled as he rushed to place his feet on an obtuse angle on the floor. Blue tape stuck to the tiles in the Naval Academy's Rickover Hall was the scene of a geometry... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Baltimore City youth learn science, engineering from Naval Academy midshipmenTony Allen, a rising seventh grader at the Afya Public Charter School in Baltim
Baltimore City youth learn science, engineering from Naval Academy midshipmen
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
Tony Allen, a rising seventh grader at the Afya Public Charter School in Baltimore, smiled as he rushed to place his feet on an obtuse angle on the floor. Blue tape stuck to the tiles in the Naval Academy's Rickover Hall was the scene of a geometry... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Out & About calendar, June 24-30Items for the Out & About calendar can be submitted by email to Arts & Entertai
Out & About calendar, June 24-30
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted yesterday
Items for the Out & About calendar can be submitted by email to Arts & Entertainment editor Bill Blankenship at bill.blankenship@cjonline.com. The deadline is noon Tuesday for publication Friday. AT THE CLUBS ABIGAIL’S GRILL & BAR, 3701 S.W. Plaza... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Lu And Liu Take First Place In Lee’s Piano CompetitionYun Lu and Vincent Liu took first place in the 12th annual Lee University piano
Lu And Liu Take First Place In Lee’s Piano Competition
The Chattanoogan / Posted 2 days ago
Yun Lu and Vincent Liu took first place in the 12th annual Lee University piano competitions for the collegiate and pre-collegiate divisions, respectively. The award ceremony concluded the International Piano Festival and Competition held June... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Saluting Judith Stein, the 'Jazz Lady' who's everywhereYou may not know her name, but if you've attended a jazz show or two in the pas
Saluting Judith Stein, the 'Jazz Lady' who's everywhere
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
You may not know her name, but if you've attended a jazz show or two in the past few years, chances are you've seen her and maybe even met her. She's the tall, striking woman handing out postcards, shaking your hand, looking you in the eye and... Read more
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Fortune
The Giving 20By surveying the top 150 companies in the Fortune 500 and collecting data from
The Giving 20
Fortune / Posted 3 days ago
By surveying the top 150 companies in the Fortune 500 and collecting data from public documents filed with the IRS and SEC, the Chronicle of Philanthropy has published a list of the most charitable public companies, which can be viewed here. With... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Gladys Knight, Ron White, Ben Folds headline 2016-17 seasonWith an eclectic schedule of music, dance, comedy and theatrical events, the 20
Gladys Knight, Ron White, Ben Folds headline 2016-17 season
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
With an eclectic schedule of music, dance, comedy and theatrical events, the 2016-2017 season at the Peace Center in Greenville features something for everyone. An Evening with Chris Thile Tuesday, Sept. 13, at 7:30 p.m., Peace Concert... Read more
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Pitchfork
Sigur Rós Share New "Óveður" Videoshared a video for a new song called "Óveður." Watch it below, and find some ar
Sigur Rós Share New "Óveður" Video
Pitchfork / Posted 4 days ago
shared a video for a new song called "Óveður." Watch it below, and find some artwork as well. Directed by Jonas Åkerlund, the video was shot in the Icelandic town of Grindavík. It begins with a homeless woman, who drinks and plays on a tire swing.... Read more
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examiner.com
New York Philharmonic brings ‘priceless music absolutely free’ back to QueensAn enthusiastic and appreciative crowd of 13,000 gathered to hear the New York
New York Philharmonic brings ‘priceless music absolutely free’ back to Queens
examiner.com / Posted 4 days ago
An enthusiastic and appreciative crowd of 13,000 gathered to hear the New York Philharmonic orchestra in Cunningham Park, Queens, on the night of the summer solstice as the sunset cast a perfect orange glow and the full moon – the first in more than... Read more
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iol.co.za
Boico an undisputed starSo Boico not only has to conduct the Schumann Piano Concerto which he, naturall
Boico an undisputed star
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
So Boico not only has to conduct the Schumann Piano Concerto which he, naturally, knows or the Organ Symphony, which he also knows, but a new piece, Revelation, by Christo Jankowitz, being given its premiere thanks to a CPO/SAMRO... Read more
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My EastText
ETX hospital system VP named to Texas Health Services Authority Board Of DirectorsOn Tuesday, Texas Governor Greg Abbott announced a vice president of an East Te
ETX hospital system VP named to Texas Health Services Authority Board Of Directors
My EastText / Posted 4 days ago
On Tuesday, Texas Governor Greg Abbott announced a vice president of an East Texas hospital system has been named to the Texas Health Services Authority Board Of Directors. Paula Anthony-McMann, Ph.D. of Tyler, is the vice president and chief... Read more
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The Local
Why Swiss hospitality graduates are in demand The Local · 21 Jun 2016, 15:06 Published: 21 Jun 2016 15:06 GMT+02:00 Not a
Why Swiss hospitality graduates are in demand
The Local / Posted 4 days ago
The Local · 21 Jun 2016, 15:06 Published: 21 Jun 2016 15:06 GMT+02:00 Not all educations are created equal. Why does everyone in the hospitality industry fight for graduates of Swiss Education Group?... Read more
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NBC Chicago
40 Shots Fired in Deadly Shooting Outside Chicago ChurchAs many as 40 shots were fired Sunday when a gunman using an assault weapon ope
40 Shots Fired in Deadly Shooting Outside Chicago Church
NBC Chicago / Posted 4 days ago
As many as 40 shots were fired Sunday when a gunman using an assault weapon opened fire outside a church in Chicago, killing at least one person, police said. The shooting happened just before 2 p.m. Sunday in the 1700 block of West 46th Street in... Read more
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Pitchfork
Sigur Ros Launch 24-Hour “Slow TV” EventSigur Rós recently returned to the live circuit with a revamped set, featuring
Sigur Ros Launch 24-Hour “Slow TV” Event
Pitchfork / Posted 5 days ago
Sigur Rós recently returned to the live circuit with a revamped set, featuring an impressive light show and a new song called “Óveður.” Today, they've announced “Route One,” a 24-hour "slow TV" live broadcast that's airing right now on Iceland's Ruv... Read more
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PhysOrg
Researchers find Highland East Asian origin for prehistoric Himalayan populationsCredit: University of Oklahoma In a collaborative study by the University of Ok
Researchers find Highland East Asian origin for prehistoric Himalayan populations
PhysOrg / Posted 5 days ago
Credit: University of Oklahoma In a collaborative study by the University of Oklahoma, University of Chicago, University of California, Merced, and Uppsala University, researchers conduct the first ancient DNA investigation of the Himalayan arc,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
4 dead, 7 wounded, including 3-old boy, in city shootingsA teenage boy was fatally shot by someone brandishing an assault rifle Sunday a
4 dead, 7 wounded, including 3-old boy, in city shootings
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
A teenage boy was fatally shot by someone brandishing an assault rifle Sunday afternoon in the Back of the Yards neighborhood, according to police. Three men were also shot to death and at least seven others, including a 3-year-old boy, have been... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
| GoUpstate.com13, at 7:30 p.m., Peace Concert Hall $25-$45 Multiple Grammy award-winner and
| GoUpstate.com
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
13, at 7:30 p.m., Peace Concert Hall $25-$45 Multiple Grammy award-winner and MacArthur fellow Chris Thile, a member of Punch Brothers and Nickel Creek, is a mandolin virtuoso, composer and vocalist. Thile first rose to fame as a member of... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
| GoUpstate.com13, at 7:30 p.m., Peace Concert Hall $25-$45 Multiple Grammy award-winner and
| GoUpstate.com
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
13, at 7:30 p.m., Peace Concert Hall $25-$45 Multiple Grammy award-winner and MacArthur fellow Chris Thile, a member of Punch Brothers and Nickel Creek, is a mandolin virtuoso, composer and vocalist. Thile first rose to fame as a member of... Read more
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Daily Mail
Mexico's The Voice singer dies after being shot in head three timesSinger who competed on Mexico's The Voice dies after being critically wounded b
Mexico's The Voice singer dies after being shot in head three times
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Singer who competed on Mexico's The Voice dies after being critically wounded by a gunman who shot him in the head three times outside his Chicago studio The Voice Mexico singer, Alejandro 'Jano' Fuentes, 45, has died Fuentes was shot in head three... Read more
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dna
No country for Bond: Did Raghuram Rajan's candid, no-holds-barred approach finally cost him his job?An outspoken RBI Governor is rarity but Raghuram Rajan is the one who famously
No country for Bond: Did Raghuram Rajan's candid, no-holds-barred approach finally cost him his job?
dna / Posted 7 days ago
An outspoken RBI Governor is rarity but Raghuram Rajan is the one who famously declared in James Bond style -- 'My name is Rajan and I do what I do' and he had a candid view on all topical issues economic and political. Keeping up this reputation,... Read more
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The Financial Express
From intolerance to new GDP numbers, Raghuram Rajan had a view on allOn the lines of Brexit — used for the upcoming vote on whether Britain would re
From intolerance to new GDP numbers, Raghuram Rajan had a view on all
The Financial Express / Posted 7 days ago
On the lines of Brexit — used for the upcoming vote on whether Britain would remain in Europe or not — the speculation over Rajan’s continuance had already prompted a new term ‘Rexit’. (Reuters) An outspoken RBI Governor is rarity but Raghuram Rajan... Read more
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Daily Mail
Singer who competed on Mexico's The Voice is shot in head in ChicagoSinger who competed on Mexico's The Voice is fighting for his life after being
Singer who competed on Mexico's The Voice is shot in head in Chicago
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
Singer who competed on Mexico's The Voice is fighting for his life after being shot in the head three times while sitting in his car outside his Chicago studio The Voice Mexico singer, Alejandro 'Jano' Fuentes, 45, shot three times Fuentes was... Read more
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examiner.com
After Central Park concerts, New York Philharmonic summer series heads to borosFor 51 years, the New York Philharmonic Concerts in the Parks have filled the s
After Central Park concerts, New York Philharmonic summer series heads to boros
examiner.com / Posted 8 days ago
For 51 years, the New York Philharmonic Concerts in the Parks have filled the summer nights with rapturous sound and joy – as they say, “priceless music, absolutely free.” 14 million people, in fact, have delighted in the magnificent melding of... Read more
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Daily Herald
Local breakout: A closer look at Clear ConfusionEven at an early age, it's clear the guys in Clear Confusion were made for the
Local breakout: A closer look at Clear Confusion
Daily Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Even at an early age, it's clear the guys in Clear Confusion were made for the stage. They're professional. They're driven. And they riff and work the crowd like seasoned rock stars. Earning a slot on the Taste of Chicago's Bud Light Stage at noon... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Out & About calendar, June 17-23Items for the Out & About calendar can be submitted by email to Arts & Entertai
Out & About calendar, June 17-23
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
Items for the Out & About calendar can be submitted by email to Arts & Entertainment editor Bill Blankenship at bill.blankenship@cjonline.com. The deadline is noon Tuesday for publication Friday. AT THE CLUBS ABIGAIL’S GRILL & BAR, 3701 S.W. Plaza... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Celebrate Chicago's rich music legacyThe Tribune's call for ideas states, rather boldly, that "there's untapped pote
Celebrate Chicago's rich music legacy
Chicago Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
The Tribune's call for ideas states, rather boldly, that "there's untapped potential to build the prosperity of the city, to make it a brighter attraction for tourists who associate it with only three names: Capone, Winfrey, Jordan." Only those... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
THE WEEKEND TEN1 BEVERLY, ETC. Maze featuring Frankie Beverly headlines Union Rescue Mission
THE WEEKEND TEN
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
1 BEVERLY, ETC. Maze featuring Frankie Beverly headlines Union Rescue Mission Presents: Night on the Streets 2016 "Multicultural," 6:30 p.m. Saturday at War Memorial Stadium, West Markham Street and Fair Park Boulevard, Little Rock. Also on the... Read more
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The Davison Index
Miss Davison 2016 pageant contestants announced | June 16, 2016Electa Hug DAVSION — The 2016 Miss Davison Scholarship Pageant will be held Jun
Miss Davison 2016 pageant contestants announced | June 16, 2016
The Davison Index / Posted 9 days ago
Electa Hug DAVSION — The 2016 Miss Davison Scholarship Pageant will be held June 23, at 7 p.m. Held once again at Davison High School’s Maxine I. Ude Auditorium, the event will be hosted by local author, radio host and TV personality Michael J.... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Rising to the tune of a new danceAdelaide College of the Arts graduates Greta Wyatt and Tyson Olson have been aw
Rising to the tune of a new dance
Adelaide Now / Posted 12 days ago
Adelaide College of the Arts graduates Greta Wyatt and Tyson Olson have been awarded Helpmann Academy grants to undertake a residency and performance in Sweden. Pic: Mike Burton SCANDINAVIA is the next destination for some of SA’s rising young... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
New book about Ciszek focuses on return to AmericaA new book will be released in October that will focus on the life and writings
New book about Ciszek focuses on return to America
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 12 days ago
A new book will be released in October that will focus on the life and writings of Father Walter J. Ciszek, S.J., after he returned to the United States from his unjustified imprisonment in the Soviet Union. The softcover book, “With God in America:... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Hyatt Announces Plans for First Hyatt Regency Hotel in BulgariaHyatt Regency Sofia mark will the first Hyatt-branded hotel in Bulgaria’s capit
Hyatt Announces Plans for First Hyatt Regency Hotel in Bulgaria
Hospitality Net / Posted 12 days ago
Hyatt Regency Sofia mark will the first Hyatt-branded hotel in Bulgaria’s capital city CHICAGO -- Hyatt Hotels... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Lee’s School Of Music Welcomes Competitors To Annual Piano Festivalannual International Piano Festival will feature 13 students competing for cash
Lee’s School Of Music Welcomes Competitors To Annual Piano Festival
The Chattanoogan / Posted 15 days ago
annual International Piano Festival will feature 13 students competing for cash and scholarship awards beginning Thursday. The competition concludes a week of concerts and professional instruction. Of the festival’s 19 participants, 11 will... Read more
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Business Wire
Hyatt Announces Plans for First Hyatt Regency Hotel in Bulgaria“We look forward to collaborating with the team at Terra Tour Service to open t
Hyatt Announces Plans for First Hyatt Regency Hotel in Bulgaria
Business Wire / Posted 15 days ago
“We look forward to collaborating with the team at Terra Tour Service to open the first Hyatt Regency hotel in Bulgaria,” said Peter Norman, senior vice president, acquisitions and development – Europe, Africa, and Middle East for Hyatt. “Hyatt... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Out & About calendar, June 10-16Items for the Out & About calendar can be submitted by email to Arts & Entertai
Out & About calendar, June 10-16
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 15 days ago
Items for the Out & About calendar can be submitted by email to Arts & Entertainment editor Bill Blankenship at bill.blankenship@cjonline.com. The deadline is noon Tuesday for publication Friday. AT THE CLUBS ABIGAIL’S GRILL & BAR, 3701 S.W. Plaza... Read more
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Business Wire
SIGGRAPH 2016 VR Village Will Celebrate ‘Summer of VR’ with Unprecedented Number of Experiential, Cutting-Edge VR and AR InstallationsCHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SIGGRAPH 2016, the world's leading annual interdiscip
SIGGRAPH 2016 VR Village Will Celebrate ‘Summer of VR’ with Unprecedented Number of Experiential, Cutting-Edge VR and AR Installations
Business Wire / Posted 16 days ago
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SIGGRAPH 2016, the world's leading annual interdisciplinary educational experience showcasing the latest in computer graphics and interactive techniques, will celebrate “The Summer of VR” with an unprecedented number of... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Hyatt Announces Plans For First Hyatt Regency Hotel In BulgariaHyatt Regency Sofia will mark the first Hyatt-branded hotel in Bulgaria’s capit
Hyatt Announces Plans For First Hyatt Regency Hotel In Bulgaria
Hospitality Net / Posted 16 days ago
Hyatt Regency Sofia will mark the first Hyatt-branded hotel in Bulgaria’s capital city ZURICH -- Hyatt today announced that a Hyatt affiliate has entered into an agreement with Terra... Read more
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The Post-Journal
On PointNord reports that she got the dance bug at age 11 after attending a ballet perf
On Point
The Post-Journal / Posted 16 days ago
Nord reports that she got the dance bug at age 11 after attending a ballet performance with her mother, Carol, who enrolled her with Shirley Kobb at the Academy of Dance Arts. This dancer attended the University North Carolina School of the Arts in... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Dipsea run part of Mill Valley mom’s mission to fight son’s diseaseMegan Olsen, 52, and her son Hayden Phife, 16, enjoy a moment together Mill Val
Dipsea run part of Mill Valley mom’s mission to fight son’s disease
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 16 days ago
Megan Olsen, 52, and her son Hayden Phife, 16, enjoy a moment together Mill Valley, Calif. on Wednesday, June 8, 2016. Megan is running the Dipsea for her son, Hayden, because he can’t. He has Fibrodysplasis Ossificans Progessiva, a rare condition... Read more
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Philly.com
Plenty of fight left in 86-old boxerWhen the bell marked the ended of the round, Vernon J. Linder yanked off his bo
Plenty of fight left in 86-old boxer
Philly.com / Posted 17 days ago
When the bell marked the ended of the round, Vernon J. Linder yanked off his boxing gloves, wiped sweat from his neck, and wedged a hearing aid back into his ear. Linder, 86, sat down on a folding chair in the Washington Avenue gym and wondered... Read more
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Philly.com
Plenty of fight left in 86-old boxerWhen the bell marked the ended of the round, Vernon J. Linder yanked off his bo
Plenty of fight left in 86-old boxer
Philly.com / Posted 17 days ago
When the bell marked the ended of the round, Vernon J. Linder yanked off his boxing gloves, wiped sweat from his neck, and wedged a hearing aid back into his ear. Linder, 86, sat down on a folding chair in the Washington Avenue gym and wondered... Read more
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The Alpena News
Meet the new companyMichael Cleary (performer) Making his debut at TBT is Cleary, a recent graduate
Meet the new company
The Alpena News / Posted 17 days ago
Michael Cleary (performer) Making his debut at TBT is Cleary, a recent graduate of the University of Montevallo in Alabama. He has a BFA in Musical Theatre. Dylan Goike (performer) An Alpena native who has appeared in numerous shows at TBT, Goike is... Read more
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Daily Herald
Wynonna Judd, Ira Glass among College of DuPage's McAninch 2016-17 lineupThe McAninch Arts Center at College of DuPage in Glen Ellyn has announced its 3
Wynonna Judd, Ira Glass among College of DuPage's McAninch 2016-17 lineup
Daily Herald / Posted 17 days ago
The McAninch Arts Center at College of DuPage in Glen Ellyn has announced its 30th anniversary season, featuring an eclectic mix of acts including Wynonna Judd, Bruce Hornsby and Ira Glass. Shows featured in Belushi Performance Hall during 2016-17... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Graduating students urged to 'take care of you'Breathe. That was the recurring message in Debra Brown's address to graduating
Graduating students urged to 'take care of you'
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 17 days ago
Breathe. That was the recurring message in Debra Brown's address to graduating students at the Wilfrid Laurier University/Nipissing University spring convocation ceremony on Tuesday. The Brantford-born acrobat, choreographer, innovator,... Read more
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The Courier
On this day in Ballarat | June 82002 - Child Care Centre story, pictured from left, Jessica Rowse, Georgia Nich
On this day in Ballarat | June 8
The Courier / Posted 18 days ago
2002 - Child Care Centre story, pictured from left, Jessica Rowse, Georgia Nicholson, Ella Kendall, and Ashlee Flintoft. 2002 - Ballarat combined footy teams ready to play with the trophy to be won: front L , Andrew Hooper Vice capt U12, Rricky... Read more
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Philly.com
Don Rickles was politically incorrect before it was incorrect - and he's still going at 90LOThis is the comedian known as the Merchant of Venom, the Insult King from Que
Don Rickles was politically incorrect before it was incorrect - and he's still going at 90
Philly.com / Posted 18 days ago
LOThis is the comedian known as the Merchant of Venom, the Insult King from Queens, Mr. Warmth (as in precisely the opposite). But not once in a convivial afternoon will he lob an insult, the sort he hurls at friends and fans alike, the latter paying... Read more
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Clarendon Hills Suburban Life
Business owners jumpstart fundraising for Elmhurst performing arts centerThe Petersons, who own several businesses including Chicago Records Management
Business owners jumpstart fundraising for Elmhurst performing arts center
Clarendon Hills Suburban Life / Posted 19 days ago
The Petersons, who own several businesses including Chicago Records Management Inc. and TailGate, announced a $10,000 matching funds donation to Elmhurst Centre for Performing Arts, a grassroots initiative dedicated to establishing a state-of-the-art... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Chicago-area native describes what it's like writing music for BieberAs frontman of the glam punk band Semi Precious Weapons for nearly a decade, La
Chicago-area native describes what it's like writing music for Bieber
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 19 days ago
As frontman of the glam punk band Semi Precious Weapons for nearly a decade, Lake Zurich native Justin Tranter was used to being in the spotlight. Now he's co-writing hits for Justin Bieber, North Shore band Fall Out Boy and DNCE, which he calls an... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
area native describes what it's like writing music for BieberAs frontman of the glam punk band Semi Precious Weapons for nearly a decade, La
area native describes what it's like writing music for Bieber
Chicago Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
As frontman of the glam punk band Semi Precious Weapons for nearly a decade, Lake Zurich native Justin Tranter was used to being in the spotlight. Now he's co-writing hits for Justin Bieber, North Shore band Fall Out Boy and DNCE, which he calls an... Read more
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