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The Inter-Mountain
Country Roads Transit celebrates 10 yearsCountry Roads Transit, which was given its name by Upshur County Commissioner D
Country Roads Transit celebrates 10 years
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 4 hours ago
Country Roads Transit, which was given its name by Upshur County Commissioner Donnie Tenney, after the song made famous by John Denver. After the luncheon, Poe said she was filled with emotion to see CRT reach this milestone. What started as a... Read more
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Forest Lake Times
Jeff Brooks to be featured at Arts in the Park |in 1978. He is most known for playing original music plus songs from Paul Simon
Jeff Brooks to be featured at Arts in the Park |
Forest Lake Times / Posted 21 hours ago
in 1978. He is most known for playing original music plus songs from Paul Simon, Gordon Lightfoot, James Taylor, John Prine, and John Denver. Locals are encouraged to stop by the park early as the farmers market begins at 5 p.m. Post... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Concerts wrap up Topeka Public Schools music campsWill Rock You” and “Another One Bites the Dust.” Meanwhile, the choir learned
Concerts wrap up Topeka Public Schools music camps
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Will Rock You” and “Another One Bites the Dust.” Meanwhile, the choir learned “Grandma’s Feather Bed,” a song recorded by John Denver; the theme of the television sitcom “The Addams Family”; and British rapper Taio Cruz’s “Dynamite.” The choir... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Hey, it's free this summer in Niagara. Really.are available. Concerts start at 7:00 p.m. and last about 2 hours. July 17, The
Hey, it's free this summer in Niagara. Really.
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 2 days ago
are available. Concerts start at 7:00 p.m. and last about 2 hours. July 17, The Toronto All Star Big Band. July 31, John Denver Tribute by Jimmy Gribbon, backed by Gerie & The Koasters. Aug. 7, The Moonlighters. Aug. 21, Barley Brae.... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Hey, it's free this summer in Niagara. Really.are available. Concerts start at 7:00 p.m. and last about 2 hours. July 17, The
Hey, it's free this summer in Niagara. Really.
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 2 days ago
are available. Concerts start at 7:00 p.m. and last about 2 hours. July 17, The Toronto All Star Big Band. July 31, John Denver Tribute by Jimmy Gribbon, backed by Gerie & The Koasters. Aug. 7, The Moonlighters. Aug. 21, Barley Brae.... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Hey, it's free this summer in Niagara. Really.are available. Concerts start at 7:00 p.m. and last about 2 hours. July 17, The
Hey, it's free this summer in Niagara. Really.
Welland Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
are available. Concerts start at 7:00 p.m. and last about 2 hours. July 17, The Toronto All Star Big Band. July 31, John Denver Tribute by Jimmy Gribbon, backed by Gerie & The Koasters. Aug. 7, The Moonlighters. Aug. 21, Barley Brae.... Read more
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The Morning Call
Tom Paxton, folk icon, to help Bethlehem's Godfrey Daniels celebrate 40th anniversary, website saysWas This," and has had other songs recorded by Pete Seeger, Bob Dylan, The Weav
Tom Paxton, folk icon, to help Bethlehem's Godfrey Daniels celebrate 40th anniversary, website says
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
Was This," and has had other songs recorded by Pete Seeger, Bob Dylan, The Weavers, Judy Collins, Sandy Denny, Joan Baez, John Denver, Dolly Parton, Willie Nelson, Doc Watson, Harry Belafonte and Peter, Paul and Mary. Since 1962, he has released... Read more
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Boston Globe
Elderly couple die side-by-side in Calif. wildfiretogether. When Byron drove to Bakersfield to preach, Gladys went with him, play
Elderly couple die side-by-side in Calif. wildfire
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
together. When Byron drove to Bakersfield to preach, Gladys went with him, playing the organ during services. When John Denver died in a 1997 plane crash, the priest proudly blared his songs from his and Gladys’s red barn-style house on... Read more
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Island Packet
Couple ‘together all the time’ dies together in wildfireGladys used to play the organ, and he would hear the music drift over toward hi
Couple ‘together all the time’ dies together in wildfire
Island Packet / Posted 2 days ago
Gladys used to play the organ, and he would hear the music drift over toward his home. He recalled when folk music singer John Denver died in 1997 because Byron played his music loudly and belted out songs like “Take Me Home, Country Roads.” Now,... Read more
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Summit Daily News
New nonprofit looks to keep the music of John Denver alive with student orchestraA new Summit County nonprofit will bring talented young musicians together to c
New nonprofit looks to keep the music of John Denver alive with student orchestra
Summit Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
A new Summit County nonprofit will bring talented young musicians together to carry on the music of John Denver through performances and education. The Rocky Mountain Foundation for the Performing Arts, a 501 3(c), is currently looking for high... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Couple ‘together all the time’ dies together in wildfireGladys used to play the organ, and he would hear the music drift over toward hi
Couple ‘together all the time’ dies together in wildfire
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
Gladys used to play the organ, and he would hear the music drift over toward his home. He recalled when folk music singer John Denver died in 1997 because Byron played his music loudly and belted out songs like “Take Me Home, Country Roads.” Now,... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Couple ‘together all the time’ die together in wildfireGladys used to play the organ, and he would hear the music drift over toward hi
Couple ‘together all the time’ die together in wildfire
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
Gladys used to play the organ, and he would hear the music drift over toward his home. He recalled when folk music singer John Denver died in 1997 because Byron played his music loudly and belted out songs like “Take Me Home, Country Roads.” Now,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Artists Embrace Door-Door HIV Testingmanifest the unspoken desire and humanity in him. The effect of music on man is
Artists Embrace Door-Door HIV Testing
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
manifest the unspoken desire and humanity in him. The effect of music on man is what separated him from other animals. For John Denver, "Music does bring people together. It allows us to experience the same emotions and people everywhere are the... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Landau Murphy Pens swingin’ mountain state tributetrying to capture the allure of the Mountain State for years. Many folks think
Landau Murphy Pens swingin’ mountain state tribute
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 5 days ago
trying to capture the allure of the Mountain State for years. Many folks think “Take Me Home, Country Roads,” recorded by John Denver and written by Denver, Bill Danoff and Taffy Nivert, is West Virginia’s state song. Originally written in 1970... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Eddie Matz Of ESPN Believes Ubaldo Jimenez Has Earned Another Start For The O'sexhale…in Baltimore if a pitcher goes seven innings when they come out you don’
Eddie Matz Of ESPN Believes Ubaldo Jimenez Has Earned Another Start For The O's
CBS Baltimore / Posted 8 days ago
exhale…in Baltimore if a pitcher goes seven innings when they come out you don’t know if the fans are standing for you or John Denver but it was for Ubaldo last night.” As to whether or not Ubaldo has earned another start with his performance... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Bobby Mason on the mendplayed places like the Cow Palace in California and Red Rocks Ampitheatre in Co
Bobby Mason on the mend
The Aspen Times / Posted 9 days ago
played places like the Cow Palace in California and Red Rocks Ampitheatre in Colorado and collaborated with the likes of John Denver and Dolly Parton. In the mid-1970s, Jimmy Buffett invited Mason to come join his band. But Mason opted to stay... Read more
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The Coast
Summer 2016’s must-see playsRhys Bevan-John stars as a very unreliable narrator in the one-man show Here Li
Summer 2016’s must-see plays
The Coast / Posted 9 days ago
Rhys Bevan-John stars as a very unreliable narrator in the one-man show Here Lies Henry. Also check out Back Home Again, a John Denver tribute, as well as Bohemians in Brooklyn, a cabaret narrated by CBC's Tom Allen. OUT OF TOWN July 13-August... Read more
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The Brown and White
See who's lined up for the State Theatre's 90th seasonwith Christopher Lloyd7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 25 Tickets $125 (VIP seating and m
See who's lined up for the State Theatre's 90th season
The Brown and White / Posted 9 days ago
with Christopher Lloyd7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 25 Tickets $125 (VIP seating and meet-and-greet), $45, $40 A Tribute to John Denver with Chris Collins and Boulder Canyon7 p.m. Friday, March 3 Tickets $30 and $25 The Five Irish Tenors7:30 p.m.... Read more
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The Suburbanite
A year filled with miracles for local pastorshow at his previous church a few years ago. The show had people imitating musi
A year filled with miracles for local pastor
The Suburbanite / Posted 9 days ago
show at his previous church a few years ago. The show had people imitating musical celebrities such as Sonny and Cher, John Denver and Kenny Rogers and Dolly Parton.He thought the show needed Elvis Presley and he said he would give it a try.... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Crystal Beach concert series to begin July 17said June Chipp, Waterfront Concert Series chairman. Jimmy Gribbon backed by G
Crystal Beach concert series to begin July 17
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 15 days ago
said June Chipp, Waterfront Concert Series chairman. Jimmy Gribbon backed by Gerie and the Koasters will pay tribute to John Denver and perform all his big hits, including ‘Country Roads,’ ‘Aye Calypso’ and ‘Rocky Mountain High’ on July... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Crystal Beach concert series to begin July 17said June Chipp, Waterfront Concert Series chairman. Jimmy Gribbon backed by G
Crystal Beach concert series to begin July 17
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 15 days ago
said June Chipp, Waterfront Concert Series chairman. Jimmy Gribbon backed by Gerie and the Koasters will pay tribute to John Denver and perform all his big hits, including ‘Country Roads,’ ‘Aye Calypso’ and ‘Rocky Mountain High’ on July... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Crystal Beach concert series to begin July 17said June Chipp, Waterfront Concert Series chairman. Jimmy Gribbon backed by G
Crystal Beach concert series to begin July 17
Welland Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
said June Chipp, Waterfront Concert Series chairman. Jimmy Gribbon backed by Gerie and the Koasters will pay tribute to John Denver and perform all his big hits, including ‘Country Roads,’ ‘Aye Calypso’ and ‘Rocky Mountain High’ on July... Read more
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KWGN Denver
Red Rocks Amphitheater celebrates its 75th anniversaryon June 15, 1941. Since then it has seen more than 2,500 performances by all ki
Red Rocks Amphitheater celebrates its 75th anniversary
KWGN Denver / Posted 16 days ago
on June 15, 1941. Since then it has seen more than 2,500 performances by all kinds of musical acts including the Beatles, John Denver, U2, The Grateful Dead and many, many more. Red Rocks celebrated Wednesday with an open house for visitors... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Red Rocks Amphitheater celebrates its 75th anniversaryon June 15, 1941. Since then it has seen more than 2,500 performances by all ki
Red Rocks Amphitheater celebrates its 75th anniversary
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 16 days ago
on June 15, 1941. Since then it has seen more than 2,500 performances by all kinds of musical acts including the Beatles, John Denver, U2, The Grateful Dead and many, many more. Red Rocks celebrated Wednesday with an open house for visitors... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Infinity Theatre's 'Almost Heaven: Songs of John Denver' is almost a musicalJohn Denver, the high-on-mountains, God-thanking country boy who wrote and sang
Infinity Theatre's 'Almost Heaven: Songs of John Denver' is almost a musical
Baltimore Sun / Posted 16 days ago
John Denver, the high-on-mountains, God-thanking country boy who wrote and sang some of the most successful pop music hits of past 50 years, could make an interesting subject for a stage show. The ups and downs in his bio are ripe for theatrical... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Two hearts beating, then one, then none: Windsor couple dies within 24 hours of each other29, two days later, they listened to her favorite songs on Pandora on their sma
Two hearts beating, then one, then none: Windsor couple dies within 24 hours of each other
Greeley Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
29, two days later, they listened to her favorite songs on Pandora on their smartphones, and Al requested “For Baby” by John Denver and sang it to her. He later sat with her while they played their wedding song, George Strait’s “I Cross My... Read more
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The Aspen Times
John Denver Aspenglow Fund rounds out 2015 grantsThe John Denver Aspenglow Fund awarded $763,500 in grants in 2015 to boost its
John Denver Aspenglow Fund rounds out 2015 grants
The Aspen Times / Posted 21 days ago
The John Denver Aspenglow Fund awarded $763,500 in grants in 2015 to boost its total giving to nonprofit organizations to $4 million over three years. The Aspenglow Fund was created after the sale of the Windstar property for $8.5 million in April... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Kenneth Petersen, Financial Planning: Celebrities’ bad examplefrom her. However, because she did not leave a will or trust, he was not includ
Kenneth Petersen, Financial Planning: Celebrities’ bad example
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 23 days ago
from her. However, because she did not leave a will or trust, he was not included as an heir of her estate. Country singer John Denver failed to name a beneficiary on his pension plan. As a result, upon his death, his retirement plans were required... Read more
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FOX News
Kenny Rogers has 'no intention of coming back'a track from his 1991 album Back Home Again. During the song, several pictures
Kenny Rogers has 'no intention of coming back'
FOX News / Posted 25 days ago
a track from his 1991 album Back Home Again. During the song, several pictures of late musical legends — including West, John Denver and Merle Haggard — appear on the screen. One entertainment icon from the past that Rogers has a special memory... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Last of Windstar money awarded in John Denver’s honorAn organization dedicated to promoting John Denver’s vision says it has awarded
Last of Windstar money awarded in John Denver’s honor
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 26 days ago
An organization dedicated to promoting John Denver’s vision says it has awarded the last of the money raised from the sale of Denver’s Windstar property in Old Snowmass. The John Denver Aspenglow Fund has given nearly $3.7 million to nonprofit... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Last of funds awarded in John Denver’s honorAn organization dedicated to promoting John Denver’s vision says it has awarded
Last of funds awarded in John Denver’s honor
The Aspen Times / Posted 27 days ago
An organization dedicated to promoting John Denver’s vision says it has awarded the last of the funds raised from the sale of Denver’s Windstar property in Old Snowmass. The John Denver Aspenglow Fund has given nearly $3.7 million to nonprofit... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Doc Eason’s magic takes him on the roadart of deception at The Tower, but he also got invited to a camping trip by the
Doc Eason’s magic takes him on the road
The Aspen Times / Posted 28 days ago
art of deception at The Tower, but he also got invited to a camping trip by the owners, who brought along their investor, John Denver. “It didn’t take me long to figure out maybe I wanted to stay,” Eason said. Since The Tower closed in 2004,... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Pimps of Joytime to headline Deaf Camp Benefit in Snowmass Villageauction. The Deaf Camp Benefit (originally known as the Deaf Camp Picnic) was e
Pimps of Joytime to headline Deaf Camp Benefit in Snowmass Village
The Aspen Times / Posted 28 days ago
auction. The Deaf Camp Benefit (originally known as the Deaf Camp Picnic) was established in the 1960s with the help of John Denver, Jimmy Buffett and the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band to support the camp’s programs. After falling dormant following... Read more
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FOX News
Twisted Sister's Dee Snider on the connection between rock and politicswith him. [Frank Zappa died from prostate cancer on December 4, 1993.] My bigg
Twisted Sister's Dee Snider on the connection between rock and politics
FOX News / Posted 28 days ago
with him. [Frank Zappa died from prostate cancer on December 4, 1993.] My biggest regret is that I never got to shake John Denver’s hand. He was just as powerful and effective, even more than Frank and me. Frank and I were expected to rail... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Paul Simon, The Kills, Belly and Fifth Harmony top this week's new music5) Sings Favourites Kozelek covers the waterfront. The tetchy troubadour — who
Paul Simon, The Kills, Belly and Fifth Harmony top this week's new music
Calgary Sun / Posted 28 days ago
5) Sings Favourites Kozelek covers the waterfront. The tetchy troubadour — who’s already reworked everyone from AC/DC to John Denver — heads back to the well for this eclectic offering. Tickling the ivories and welcoming guests like Mike Patton,... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Pimps of Joytime to headline Dead Camp Benefit in Snowmass Villageauction. The Deaf Camp Benefit (originally known as the Deaf Camp Picnic) was e
Pimps of Joytime to headline Dead Camp Benefit in Snowmass Village
The Aspen Times / Posted 29 days ago
auction. The Deaf Camp Benefit (originally known as the Deaf Camp Picnic) was established in the 1960s with the help of John Denver, Jimmy Buffett and the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band to support the camp’s programs. After falling dormant following... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
'Hollywood Squares' host John Davidson to headline weekly gig at Gateways in Lenox("I play with my feet") and reminisces about Broadway and other career highligh
'Hollywood Squares' host John Davidson to headline weekly gig at Gateways in Lenox
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 30 days ago
("I play with my feet") and reminisces about Broadway and other career highlights. Davidson covers hits by Harry Chapin, John Denver and Kenny Rogers in a set list that ranges widely from '50s rock 'n' roll to folk music and country tunes. By... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Regional musicians gathering for DeKalb County Fiddlers Conventionreturning to Fort Payne this week is old-time banjo player Jim Connor, who wrot
Regional musicians gathering for DeKalb County Fiddlers Convention
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 30 days ago
returning to Fort Payne this week is old-time banjo player Jim Connor, who wrote “Grandma’s Feather Bed” for John Denver. Connor will be the musical guest tonight, June 2, for RadioVizions, a series of house concerts featuring... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
News In Briefauction. The Deaf Camp Benefit (originally known as the Deaf Camp Picnic) was e
News In Brief
Aspen Daily News / Posted 30 days ago
auction. The Deaf Camp Benefit (originally known as the Deaf Camp Picnic) was established in the ‘60s with the help of John Denver, Jimmy Buffet, and the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band to support the work Aspen Camp does for deaf and hard of hearing... Read more
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examiner.com
4th annual benefit for Aspen Camp for the Deaf and Hard of Hearingauction. The Deaf Camp Benefit (originally known as the Deaf Camp Picnic) was e
4th annual benefit for Aspen Camp for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
examiner.com / Posted a month ago
auction. The Deaf Camp Benefit (originally known as the Deaf Camp Picnic) was established in the 60s with the help of John Denver, Jimmy Buffet, and the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band to support the great things Aspen Camp does for deaf and hard of... Read more
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examiner.com
Reloading Miley Cyrus's startling, country-tinged Bob Dylan cover"Inside 'Fairytale,' the Pointer Sisters' Defiant Country Kiss-Off Covered by E
Reloading Miley Cyrus's startling, country-tinged Bob Dylan cover
examiner.com / Posted a month ago
"Inside 'Fairytale,' the Pointer Sisters' Defiant Country Kiss-Off Covered by Elvis Presley." Exclusive Interview: John Denver will forever be remembered as the consummate multihyphenate artist of his generation. The radio friendly,... Read more
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TribLIVE
Writing Away the Stigma: ‘A day-to-day courage that comes one step at a time’I found inspiring or helpful. Gathered into one place, these articles are easil
Writing Away the Stigma: ‘A day-to-day courage that comes one step at a time’
TribLIVE / Posted 1 months ago
I found inspiring or helpful. Gathered into one place, these articles are easily available for me to use. There are CDs of John Denver and Simon and Garfunkel music, stationery pages, worn from use, with uplifting quotes and scriptures written on... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Favorite country road gets a faceliftBack in the olden days (1970s) when singer John Denver sang, "Take me home coun
Favorite country road gets a facelift
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 1 months ago
Back in the olden days (1970s) when singer John Denver sang, "Take me home country road," this is the road that I thought about. "Almost heaven, Escanaba, rolling river," would be the words I'd improvise to Denver's famous song. The old Boney Falls... Read more

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