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Santa Monica Mirror
Design Competition Combines Renewable Energy, Art For Santa Monica PierA unique STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, math) design competition
Design Competition Combines Renewable Energy, Art For Santa Monica Pier
Santa Monica Mirror / Posted 13 hours ago
A unique STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, math) design competition from the Land Art Generator Initiative (LAGI) began Aug. 15 that challenges anyone below age 19 to design creative applications of renewable energy technologies, cleanly... Read more
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The News & Observer
Raleigh’s Pho Nomenal Dumplings on ‘Great Food Truck Race’ | News & Observer August 22, 2015 Raleigh food truck Pho Nomenal Dumplings
Raleigh’s Pho Nomenal Dumplings on ‘Great Food Truck Race’
The News & Observer / Posted 5 days ago
| News & Observer August 22, 2015 Raleigh food truck Pho Nomenal Dumplings competes in the new season of "The Great Food Truck... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Fire personnel join bike ride for cancer awarenessVentura County Fire Department employees are participating in a 500-mile bike r
Fire personnel join bike ride for cancer awareness
Ventura County Star / Posted 7 days ago
Ventura County Fire Department employees are participating in a 500-mile bike ride this week to raise awareness about high cancer rates among firefighters. Robin Shedlosky, a county fire nurse, said even though cycling is her “exercise of choice,”... Read more
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Register Pajaronian
Pajaronian A different fightBut they were also looking forward to today�s leg of the journey, a 50-mile rid
Pajaronian A different fight
Register Pajaronian / Posted 10 days ago
But they were also looking forward to today�s leg of the journey, a 50-mile ride that will take them to Big Sur. The eight-day, 484-mile ride began Sunday in Marin and will end Aug. 22 at Santa Monica Pier. The riders, ranging in age from 21 to 76,... Read more
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Calgary Sun
In King Kong, New Jersey boardwalk pier embraces kitschNORTH WILDWOOD, N.J. -- Snorting smoke and wearing an "I love Wildwood" T-shirt
In King Kong, New Jersey boardwalk pier embraces kitsch
Calgary Sun / Posted 13 days ago
NORTH WILDWOOD, N.J. -- Snorting smoke and wearing an "I love Wildwood" T-shirt, King Kong again clings to a 60-foot lighthouse towering over the shore town's boardwalk. Eight vintage planes circle the gorilla, bringing riders 26 feet in air. For... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Skateboarder Paul Rodriguez of Dew Tour ready to launch into a challengeThe skateboarder and businessman Paul Rodriguez sat on a restaurant patio not f
Skateboarder Paul Rodriguez of Dew Tour ready to launch into a challenge
Los Angeles Times / Posted 13 days ago
The skateboarder and businessman Paul Rodriguez sat on a restaurant patio not far from the Santa Monica Pier when a movie crew member tapped his shoulder. "Hey, guys," the man said. "They just put 500 bucks on Buchmann to ollie the stairs!" A small... Read more
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Philly.com
In King Kong, boardwalk amusement pier embraces the kitsch"Regional parks establish relations with brands not as powerful as 'Star Wars'
In King Kong, boardwalk amusement pier embraces the kitsch
Philly.com / Posted 16 days ago
"Regional parks establish relations with brands not as powerful as 'Star Wars' but brands that still have great resonance for a percentage of the population," she noted. But the differences between the big theme parks and Morey's Pier often... Read more
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Burbank Leader
Heat wave expected to warm the SouthlandA heat wave is coming to Los Angeles that will send temperatures into the tripl
Heat wave expected to warm the Southland
Burbank Leader / Posted 16 days ago
A heat wave is coming to Los Angeles that will send temperatures into the triple digits for some communities by the weekend, the Los Angeles Times reports. Angelenos will see temperatures jump 15 to 20 degrees from Monday to Thursday, when a... Read more
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La Canada Valley Sun
Heat wave expected to warm the SouthlandA heat wave is coming to Los Angeles that will send temperatures into the tripl
Heat wave expected to warm the Southland
La Canada Valley Sun / Posted 16 days ago
A heat wave is coming to Los Angeles that will send temperatures into the triple digits for some communities by the weekend, the Los Angeles Times reports. Angelenos will see temperatures jump 15 to 20 degrees from Monday to Thursday, when a... Read more
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TribLIVE
New Jersey amusement pier embraces kitschNORTH WILDWOOD, N.J. — Snorting smoke and wearing an “I love Wildwood” T-shirt,
New Jersey amusement pier embraces kitsch
TribLIVE / Posted 18 days ago
NORTH WILDWOOD, N.J. — Snorting smoke and wearing an “I love Wildwood” T-shirt, King Kong again clings to a 60-foot lighthouse towering over the shore town's boardwalk. Eight vintage planes circle the gorilla, taking riders 26 feet in the air. For... Read more
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The Oklahoman
In King Kong, boardwalk amusement pier embraces the kitschFor most of the 1970s, the giant ape ride graced Morey's Pier, only to be remov
In King Kong, boardwalk amusement pier embraces the kitsch
The Oklahoman / Posted 18 days ago
For most of the 1970s, the giant ape ride graced Morey's Pier, only to be removed in 1980. This summer, the ferocious beast returned to a New Jersey town known for embracing nostalgia and trumpeting its kitsch. "Classics like Kong matter," Jack... Read more
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Santa Monica Mirror
Special Olympics Host Town Santa Monica RecapCourtesy Photo Brazil and Romania experience Pacific Park and Santa Monica Pie
Special Olympics Host Town Santa Monica Recap
Santa Monica Mirror / Posted 18 days ago
Courtesy Photo Brazil and Romania experience Pacific Park and Santa Monica Pier on Thursday, July 23. During the week prior to the July 25, 2015 Opening Ceremony, thousands of Special Olympic athletes arrived into Los Angeles from all corners of... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
In King Kong, boardwalk amusement pier embraces the kitschNORTH WILDWOOD, N.J. (AP) - Snorting smoke and wearing an "I love Wildwood" T-s
In King Kong, boardwalk amusement pier embraces the kitsch
New Jersey Herald / Posted 18 days ago
NORTH WILDWOOD, N.J. (AP) - Snorting smoke and wearing an "I love Wildwood" T-shirt, King Kong again clings to a 60-foot lighthouse towering over the shore town's boardwalk. Eight vintage planes circle the gorilla, bringing riders 26 feet in... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
In King Kong, boardwalk amusement pier embraces the kitschCreated: 08/09/2015 10:21 AM By: By WILLIAM SOKOLIC NORTH WILDWOOD, N.J. (AP)
In King Kong, boardwalk amusement pier embraces the kitsch
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 18 days ago
Created: 08/09/2015 10:21 AM By: By WILLIAM SOKOLIC NORTH WILDWOOD, N.J. (AP) — Snorting smoke and wearing an "I love Wildwood" T-shirt, King Kong again clings to a 60-foot lighthouse towering over the shore town's boardwalk. Eight vintage planes... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
In King Kong, boardwalk amusement pier embraces the kitschNORTH WILDWOOD, N.J. (AP) — Snorting smoke and wearing an "I love Wildwood" T-s
In King Kong, boardwalk amusement pier embraces the kitsch
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
NORTH WILDWOOD, N.J. (AP) — Snorting smoke and wearing an "I love Wildwood" T-shirt, King Kong again clings to a 60-foot lighthouse towering over the shore town's boardwalk. Eight vintage planes circle the gorilla, bringing riders 26 feet in... Read more
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Salon.com
In King Kong, boardwalk amusement pier embraces the kitschNORTH WILDWOOD, N.J. (AP) — Snorting smoke and wearing an “I love Wildwood” T-s
In King Kong, boardwalk amusement pier embraces the kitsch
Salon.com / Posted 18 days ago
NORTH WILDWOOD, N.J. (AP) — Snorting smoke and wearing an “I love Wildwood” T-shirt, King Kong again clings to a 60-foot lighthouse towering over the shore town’s boardwalk. Eight vintage planes circle the gorilla, bringing riders 26 feet in... Read more
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Bennington Banner
In King Kong, boardwalk amusement pier embraces the kitschNORTH WILDWOOD, N.J. (AP) — Snorting smoke and wearing an "I love Wildwood" T-s
In King Kong, boardwalk amusement pier embraces the kitsch
Bennington Banner / Posted 18 days ago
NORTH WILDWOOD, N.J. (AP) — Snorting smoke and wearing an "I love Wildwood" T-shirt, King Kong again clings to a 60-foot lighthouse towering over the shore town's boardwalk. Eight vintage planes circle the gorilla, bringing riders 26 feet in... Read more
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The Times Leader
Ferry resident fulfills MLB stadium dreamWarren Hood, a Purple Rider legend, recently returned from a 5-day junket to th
Ferry resident fulfills MLB stadium dream
The Times Leader / Posted 19 days ago
Warren Hood, a Purple Rider legend, recently returned from a 5-day junket to the West coast where he concluded his goal of visiting all 30 current major league baseball stadiums. He has also seen a couple of ballparks that are no longer around. "I... Read more
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The Morning Call
ZZ Top on the road with stripped down soundIf there was one word that was meaningful during the extended time it took ZZ T
ZZ Top on the road with stripped down sound
The Morning Call / Posted 19 days ago
If there was one word that was meaningful during the extended time it took ZZ Top to complete its newest studio CD, "La Futura," it was patience. The project took several years, and plenty of fans were eager to hear what the "Li'l Ol' Band from... Read more
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KMPH - KFRE Central San Joaquin Valley
Stuff that led to Santa Monica beach closure is fatty acidSANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) - A section of beach in Santa Monica is open Thursday
Stuff that led to Santa Monica beach closure is fatty acid
KMPH - KFRE Central San Joaquin Valley / Posted 21 days ago
SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) - A section of beach in Santa Monica is open Thursday following a brief closure caused when a substance later determined to be a fatty acid washed ashore. Los Angeles County lifeguards said late Wednesday that the chunky... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Stuff that led to Santa Monica beach closure is fatty acidSANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) - A section of beach in Santa Monica is open Thursday
Stuff that led to Santa Monica beach closure is fatty acid
KTVN Reno / Posted 21 days ago
SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) - A section of beach in Santa Monica is open Thursday following a brief closure caused when a substance later determined to be a fatty acid washed ashore. Los Angeles County lifeguards said late Wednesday that the chunky... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Santa Monica Beach to Reopen After Evacuation, Closure Prompted by HazMat ScareChunks of a non-hazardous substance washed ashore on Santa Monica Beach on Aug.
Santa Monica Beach to Reopen After Evacuation, Closure Prompted by HazMat Scare
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 21 days ago
Chunks of a non-hazardous substance washed ashore on Santa Monica Beach on Aug. 5, 2015. (Credit: KTLA) A stretch of Santa Monica Beach near the pier was expected to fully reopen Thursday morning, less than 12 hours after it was evacuated and closed... Read more
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KHSL Chico-Redding
Strange susbtance identified in Santa Monica beach closureSANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) - Lifeguards say a substance that forced the closure
Strange susbtance identified in Santa Monica beach closure
KHSL Chico-Redding / Posted 21 days ago
SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) - Lifeguards say a substance that forced the closure of a section of beach in Santa Monica is a fatty acid not dangerous to humans. Los Angeles County lifeguards said Wednesday night that they've learned the chunky white... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
White substance spurs beach closure around Santa Monica pierA section of beach in Santa Monica has been shut down because of a strange whit
White substance spurs beach closure around Santa Monica pier
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 22 days ago
A section of beach in Santa Monica has been shut down because of a strange white substance that's washing ashore. Los Angeles County lifeguards said in a statement that the shoreline and water immediately around the Santa Monica Pier are closed... Read more
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KMPH - KFRE Central San Joaquin Valley
White substance spurs beach closure around Santa Monica pierSANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) - A section of beach in Santa Monica has been shut do
White substance spurs beach closure around Santa Monica pier
KMPH - KFRE Central San Joaquin Valley / Posted 22 days ago
SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) - A section of beach in Santa Monica has been shut down because of a strange white substance that's washing ashore. Los Angeles County lifeguards said in a statement that the shoreline and water immediately around the Santa... Read more
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KTVN Reno
White substance spurs beach closure around Santa Monica pierSANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) - A section of beach in Santa Monica has been shut do
White substance spurs beach closure around Santa Monica pier
KTVN Reno / Posted 22 days ago
SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) - A section of beach in Santa Monica has been shut down because of a strange white substance that's washing ashore. Los Angeles County lifeguards said in a statement that the shoreline and water immediately around the Santa... Read more
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Daily Mail
Modern Family's Julie Bowen and Sarah Hyland try to stop a proposalSPOILER ALERT! Modern Family's Julie Bowen and Sarah Hyland form a mother daugh
Modern Family's Julie Bowen and Sarah Hyland try to stop a proposal
Daily Mail / Posted 22 days ago
SPOILER ALERT! Modern Family's Julie Bowen and Sarah Hyland form a mother daughter spy team to stop a romantic proposal Looks like wedding bells are a real possibility on Modern Family this upcoming season - but not if Claire and Haley Dunphy have... Read more
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Santa Monica Mirror
Man Arrested After Stealing From Souvenir Kiosk At Santa Monica PierLatest police, crime and courts news.Alert Police Blotter: Small Gift, Large Ba
Man Arrested After Stealing From Souvenir Kiosk At Santa Monica Pier
Santa Monica Mirror / Posted 24 days ago
Latest police, crime and courts news.Alert Police Blotter: Small Gift, Large Bail.Posted Aug. 3, 2015, 9:23 amTim Broughton / Mirror Contributor A Thousand Oaks man, 42, was arrested at Santa Monica Pier on Tuesday, July 21, after stealing items... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Local Group Has Toured Every Major League BallparkI was one the first to sign up for an opportunity to take in games in Baltimore
Local Group Has Toured Every Major League Ballpark
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 26 days ago
I was one the first to sign up for an opportunity to take in games in Baltimore, Boston and New York (Yankees), and since that June 27-29, 2003 weekend have seen 120 other Major League games as that first weekend has resulted in 45 multi-game... Read more
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Santa Monica Mirror
Consent Calendar Round-Up: Nail Patrol & Deckboard, Background Check, SurveysSanta Monica City Council on Tuesday approved two contracts for nail patrol and
Consent Calendar Round-Up: Nail Patrol & Deckboard, Background Check, Surveys
Santa Monica Mirror / Posted 27 days ago
Santa Monica City Council on Tuesday approved two contracts for nail patrol and deckboard replacement at Santa Monica Pier. Santa Monica City Council approved a handful of consent calendar items at its Tuesday, July 28 night meeting, including nail... Read more
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Orange County Business Journal
King’s Seafood Takes Water Grill to DallasCosta Mesa-based King’s Seafood Co. plans to open a Water Grill restaurant in D
King’s Seafood Takes Water Grill to Dallas
Orange County Business Journal / Posted 29 days ago
Costa Mesa-based King’s Seafood Co. plans to open a Water Grill restaurant in Dallas in the fall of 2016. King’s operates 18 restaurants under six brands in three states; its best-known is King’s Fish House, which has 11 sites. Water Grill is the... Read more
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ESPN FC
Steven Gerrard, from Liverpool to L.A., is still just a boy who loves footballHollywood-style start: Gerrard scored on his MLS debut for the Los Angeles Gala
Steven Gerrard, from Liverpool to L.A., is still just a boy who loves football
ESPN FC / Posted 30 days ago
Hollywood-style start: Gerrard scored on his MLS debut for the Los Angeles Galaxy against the San Jose Earthquakes on July 17. STEVEN GERRARD TAKES his seat in the front row of a private box at StubHub Center and settles in to watch his first game... Read more
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USA Track & Field
Defending champions Meb Keflezighi and Shalane Flanagan set to run 2016 U.S. Olympic Team Trials forKeflezighi and Flanagan are the first of more than 300 athletes currently quali
Defending champions Meb Keflezighi and Shalane Flanagan set to run 2016 U.S. Olympic Team Trials for
USA Track & Field / Posted 30 days ago
Keflezighi and Flanagan are the first of more than 300 athletes currently qualified for the 2016 U.S. Olympic Team Trials for Men’s and Women’s Marathon to officially enter the competition field. The 2016 Olympic Marathon Trials will deliver a record... Read more
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Santa Monica Mirror
Santa Monica Man Arrested After Snatching Phone From Person On PierLatest police, crime and courts news.Alert Police Blotter: No Girlie Pictures.P
Santa Monica Man Arrested After Snatching Phone From Person On Pier
Santa Monica Mirror / Posted a month ago
Latest police, crime and courts news.Alert Police Blotter: No Girlie Pictures.Posted Jul. 27, 2015, 9:15 amTim Broughton / Mirror Contributor A Santa Monica man aged 27 was arrested on Wednesday, July 15, after snatching a phone from a man on the... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Getting Out: A weekly beach run reminds us how great it is to live on the coastGetting cozy with the natural world can require money and vacation time. But it
Getting Out: A weekly beach run reminds us how great it is to live on the coast
Los Angeles Times / Posted 1 months ago
Getting cozy with the natural world can require money and vacation time. But it's really sweet to tuck it into every week, at the cost of a bit of gasoline. About a decade ago, I found a way to get my little piece of the Pacific every week — just... Read more
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Santa Monica Mirror
Knife-Wielding Homeless Man Arrested For Stealing Cell Phone From Coffee ShopLatest police, crime and courts news.Alert Police Blotter: Victim Stalked Suspe
Knife-Wielding Homeless Man Arrested For Stealing Cell Phone From Coffee Shop
Santa Monica Mirror / Posted 1 months ago
Latest police, crime and courts news.Alert Police Blotter: Victim Stalked Suspect. Posted Jul. 23, 2015, 8:11 amTim Broughton / Mirror Contributor A knife-wielding homeless man was arrested on Sunday, July 5, after stealing an unattended cell phone... Read more
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