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Philly.com
Barrymore Awards nominations are out - and what a year in theater it was!of Gypsy led with 10 nominations, and its Light Princess got eight, with the ev
Philly.com / Posted 11 hours ago
of Gypsy led with 10 nominations, and its Light Princess got eight, with the ever-popular, riveting A Year with Frog and Toad gobbling up six. Nominations range widely among themes, styles, approaches, and even neighborhoods, which tells you a... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Most Employee Handbooks Are Terrible, So This Company Made a Leather-Bound Journal Inspired by 'Lord of the Rings'a shortcut to understanding the company’s values, behaviors and norms. When I
Greenwich Time / Posted 14 hours ago
a shortcut to understanding the company’s values, behaviors and norms. When I joined the team at tech solutions firm Metal Toad four years ago, like many businesses it had collected an eclectic set of traditions. Questions immediately popped up... Read more
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The News-Times
Most Employee Handbooks Are Terrible, So This Company Made a Leather-Bound Journal Inspired by 'Lord of the Rings'a shortcut to understanding the company’s values, behaviors and norms. When I
The News-Times / Posted 14 hours ago
a shortcut to understanding the company’s values, behaviors and norms. When I joined the team at tech solutions firm Metal Toad four years ago, like many businesses it had collected an eclectic set of traditions. Questions immediately popped up... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Most Employee Handbooks Are Terrible, So This Company Made a Leather-Bound Journal Inspired by 'Lord of the Rings'a shortcut to understanding the company’s values, behaviors and norms. When I
Stamford Advocate / Posted 15 hours ago
a shortcut to understanding the company’s values, behaviors and norms. When I joined the team at tech solutions firm Metal Toad four years ago, like many businesses it had collected an eclectic set of traditions. Questions immediately popped up... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Most Employee Handbooks Are Terrible, So This Company Made a Leather-Bound Journal Inspired by 'Lord of the Rings'a shortcut to understanding the company’s values, behaviors and norms. When I
Connecticut Post / Posted 15 hours ago
a shortcut to understanding the company’s values, behaviors and norms. When I joined the team at tech solutions firm Metal Toad four years ago, like many businesses it had collected an eclectic set of traditions. Questions immediately popped up... Read more
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Daily Mail
Teacher is arrested after 'affair with 16-old male student'her research work 'It all depends on chemistry': News of Palmitessa's employme
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
her research work 'It all depends on chemistry': News of Palmitessa's employment was announced in campus publication, Blue Toad in 2010 Raised in Jakarta, Indonesia, Palmitessa holds a degree in biology from Syracuse University and later studied... Read more
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The Columbian
Jayne: Could we learn something from ancient eclipse myths?of sky wolves are trying to catch the sun or moon, and when they reach it an ec
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
of sky wolves are trying to catch the sun or moon, and when they reach it an eclipse occurs. Or in Vietnam, where a giant toad eats the sun. Or in ancient China, where the belief was that a dragon was trying to eat the sun. Why? Because dragons... Read more
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Variety
SANFIC: Juan Pablo Tercenier Explains Why Making ‘Sapo’ Was InevitableSANTIAGO DE CHILE — “Sapo”, translated to English, literally means “Toad.” In C
Variety / Posted yesterday
SANTIAGO DE CHILE — “Sapo”, translated to English, literally means “Toad.” In Chile the term is used to refer to private civilians who secretly worked with the country’s fascist government from outside during Pinochet’s dictatorship. In English we... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Editorial: Ancient cultures feared an eclipsean eclipse to scare the dragon away. In Vietnam, the demon attempting to devou
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
an eclipse to scare the dragon away. In Vietnam, the demon attempting to devour the sun was either a giant frog or a toad. The Mayans thought there was a giant serpent slithering through the skies and the Hungarians a giant bear. Indian... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
5 ‘alternative facts’ about eclipseslegends attributing eclipses to animals trying to eat the sun are quite common.
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
legends attributing eclipses to animals trying to eat the sun are quite common. Vietnamese legends blamed a giant frog or toad, while Vikings said wolves were at fault and Chinese folklore ascribed eclipses to a hungry dragon. 2. Anger management... Read more
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Times News
The good and bad about maturing childrenemerged from the bathroom crying. Him because I had “scraped his skin off” and
Times News / Posted 2 days ago
emerged from the bathroom crying. Him because I had “scraped his skin off” and me because “where did my pudgy little horn-toad baby go?” A went off to Boy Scout camp for a week. G followed suit a week later, but his session only lasted three... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
People rummage for bargains at Riverfest liquidationand hinged at the top to create a sign on each side. Satterfield's main purpos
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
and hinged at the top to create a sign on each side. Satterfield's main purpose was to shore up the supply closets of Toad Suck Daze, Conway's annual springtime festival. "But I'm doing a little personal shopping, too," she said with a... Read more
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Louth Leader
Madcpa mayhem in children’s classic tale to be shown at Gunby Hallit is the children’s classic The Wind in the Willows that is given the Chapterh
Louth Leader / Posted 3 days ago
it is the children’s classic The Wind in the Willows that is given the Chapterhouse stamp. Join Badger, Ratty, Mole and Toad for a perfect summer of adventure. With the bumptious Toad’s heart set on a shiny new motorcar and his very liberty... Read more
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Horncastle Today
Madcpa mayhem in children’s classic tale to be shown at Gunby Hallit is the children’s classic The Wind in the Willows that is given the Chapterh
Horncastle Today / Posted 3 days ago
it is the children’s classic The Wind in the Willows that is given the Chapterhouse stamp. Join Badger, Ratty, Mole and Toad for a perfect summer of adventure. With the bumptious Toad’s heart set on a shiny new motorcar and his very liberty... Read more
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The Irish Times
Last of the summer time: 20 things to do before the holidays endthe Dodder river at 10am on Sunday August 27th, explaining all about otters, th
The Irish Times / Posted 3 days ago
the Dodder river at 10am on Sunday August 27th, explaining all about otters, their slides and holts, as well as Ratty, Toad, Mole and all their riverbank friends. Well maybe not Ratty, perhaps. With a recent survey finding that one in eight... Read more
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TribLIVE
St. Vincent band, professor to perform at Heinz Fieldrecent collaboration with the Indiana University of Pennsylvania's theater depa
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
recent collaboration with the Indiana University of Pennsylvania's theater department's production of “A Year With Frog and Toad” earned a Kennedy Center nomination. He has collaborated with jazz legend Joe Negri in performances of “Mass of Hope,”... Read more
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Daily Record
New seats in a park vandalised within daysHeartless vandals have once again targeted a community park much loved by child
Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
Heartless vandals have once again targeted a community park much loved by children. Thugs ripped up toadstools installed to provide child- friendly seating beside a pond rich with frogs and other wildlife last week. The stools, purchased by Friends... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Of demons and dragons – the history of solar eclipsesPARIS: A dragon eating the Sun. Make that a giant toad. A demon. No, a vampire!
The Borneo Post / Posted 4 days ago
PARIS: A dragon eating the Sun. Make that a giant toad. A demon. No, a vampire! Depending on which ancient society you were part of, these were among the ravenous monsters blamed whenever the life-giving star at the center of our existence... Read more
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The Morning Call
Arts newsmaker Q&A: NCC Summer Theatre producer Bill Mutimer reflects on seasonknow like “John and Jen” or “Disaster!” and to bring other ones they knew and l
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
know like “John and Jen” or “Disaster!” and to bring other ones they knew and loved such as “13!” and “A Year with Frog and Toad.” But to end with “Ragtime” and a cast of 65 people telling this beautifully relevant story was just a pure joy. 4.... Read more
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Daily Mail
SAS hero of the Iranian Embassy siege sells medalson the terrorists.' He said his assault team entered through a lightwell in th
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
on the terrorists.' He said his assault team entered through a lightwell in the roof and he and a colleague named 'Toad' set about clearing one of the floors using stun grenades. As he did so, he was almost killed by friendly fire when he... Read more
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express
SAS hero of the Iranian Embassy siege to sell his medals for £30k to fund his retirementof the SAS before the siege He said his assault team entered through a lightwe
express / Posted 4 days ago
of the SAS before the siege He said his assault team entered through a lightwell in the roof and he and a colleague named 'Toad' set about clearing one of the floors. After doing so he was almost killed by friendly fire when he was about to step... Read more
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metro
11 gifts all new parents really need but never think to ask fortime she goes out. Ger her a pretty organiser to jot down everyday notes that
metro / Posted 4 days ago
time she goes out. Ger her a pretty organiser to jot down everyday notes that are easily forgotten in the new-mum-fog. Toad Diaries let you start your diary from any month of the year, or perhaps you could consider an undated planner from... Read more
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metro
Woman 'only realised she'd been raped when she found mud in her underwear'forward to police as a result of publicity concerning the final alleged attack
metro / Posted 5 days ago
forward to police as a result of publicity concerning the final alleged attack on a French woman in a wooded area known as Toad Rock on the outskirts of Tunbridge Wells on October 8. This was said to have occurred just six days after Hutchinson... Read more
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Okotoks Western Wheel
Concert on Pekisko a tribute to the landstories that range from moving cattle to protecting national parks on horseback
Okotoks Western Wheel / Posted 5 days ago
stories that range from moving cattle to protecting national parks on horseback. Performers are Ryan Fritz, Tin and the Toad and The Wardens. �We�re really excited to be welcoming all of these performers to the Bar U to tell the western story... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Fairgoers: Slither Away From Your Fears at Snakes AliveAlive is a reptile house at the Iowa State Fair where you can see all different
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 5 days ago
Alive is a reptile house at the Iowa State Fair where you can see all different types of snakes, lizards, a toad and a turtle. One of the larger lizards is about 2 years old. “The Kraken is a Malaysian water monitor we acquired... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Solar eclipses and eating the suntold of an invisible dragon attempting to devour the sun; for the Vikings the c
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 6 days ago
told of an invisible dragon attempting to devour the sun; for the Vikings the culprit was a wolf; for the Vietnamese a toad; and in the imagination of the Native American Choctaw tribe, a curiously mischievous black squirrel. Banging drums and... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
What’s going on in Topeka this week? Here’s our C-J Extra calendar for Aug. 16-22, 2017new perspectives through literature. Discuss “The Wind in the Willows,” by Kenn
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
new perspectives through literature. Discuss “The Wind in the Willows,” by Kenneth Grahame, the story of Mole, Rat, Badger, Toad and their friends. Information: mericsson@tscpl.org. Square dance lessons, 7 to 9 p.m., Croco Hall, 6115 S.E. US-40... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
CJ Extra calendar, Aug. 16-22, 2017new perspectives through literature. Discuss “The Wind in the Willows,” by Kenn
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
new perspectives through literature. Discuss “The Wind in the Willows,” by Kenneth Grahame, the story of Mole, Rat, Badger, Toad and their friends. Information: mericsson@tscpl.org. Square dance lessons, 7 to 9 p.m., Croco Hall, 6115 S.E. US-40... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
Learn some of the personal stories behind the heart sculpture projectfor Metamorphosis would be to turn the heart onto its side, and use additional
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 7 days ago
for Metamorphosis would be to turn the heart onto its side, and use additional plastic molding materials to build out a toad, using the heart shape as a base. The toad would be composed of both natural and non-natural materials and will be... Read more
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Games Radar
Terrifying video game creepypastas to make you never play alone again, from demonic Sonics to haunted Minecraftsincludes things like a realistic, monstrous Bowser who demands Mario’s death an
Games Radar / Posted 7 days ago
includes things like a realistic, monstrous Bowser who demands Mario’s death and then eats him. Familiar characters like Toad shun him, and, at one point, Mario enters a house with nothing but two children’s skeletons on the sofa. Mario is... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Food & Fun Calendar, Aug. 13-19, 2017The Copperheads, 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 19. All proceeds go to Lyndzi Algar
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
The Copperheads, 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 19. All proceeds go to Lyndzi Algarin, who is on dialysis. 230-7581. THE LAZY TOAD, 5331 S.W. 22nd Place, in Fairlawn Plaza: Da’ Coots will host Jam Night, 7:30 to 11 p.m. Thursdays. 272-8623. OLD... Read more
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The Prairie
Whatsoever a Man Soweth…when the witcher is knocked unconscious after slaying the beast, only to see th
The Prairie / Posted 9 days ago
when the witcher is knocked unconscious after slaying the beast, only to see that it was a man cursed into becoming a giant toad. Taken by the furious Ofieri people sent to find that man, their very own prince, Geralt is thrown into the brig of... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Theatre Centre Offers 'Netflix Subscription'Boeing-Boeing and Hello Dolly. Youth productions include Charlotte's Web, The H
The Chattanoogan / Posted 11 days ago
Boeing-Boeing and Hello Dolly. Youth productions include Charlotte's Web, The House at Pooh Corner and A Year with Frog and Toad. To take advantage of the Netflix offer or to purchase any subscription package, call the Theatre Centre box office at... Read more
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Forest Lake Times
Forest Lake Eventsevent is free. Various vendors will be on hand. Live theater Children’s Perfor
Forest Lake Times / Posted 11 days ago
event is free. Various vendors will be on hand. Live theater Children’s Performing Arts will present “A Year with Frog and Toad” at Forest Lake High School Aug. 11 at 4 p.m. This performance features students in grades 1 to 12 as the culmination of... Read more
11d
Games Radar
The 15 burliest beefcakes in Xbox historyEmpire recreates this trope brilliantly. Black Whirlwind is a huge, legendary b
Games Radar / Posted 11 days ago
Empire recreates this trope brilliantly. Black Whirlwind is a huge, legendary brawler, with the all the social graces of a toad. He’s so immeasurably dim that he has no concept of his own limitations – a disaster if you want him to perform a task... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Restaurant Transitions: Starbucks takes over ex-Shogun space; Moe’s Buffet coming to Pike Plazaliquor license -- is now the planned opening date for the first John Daly's Ste
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
liquor license -- is now the planned opening date for the first John Daly's Steakhouse, 912 Front St., just north of Toad Suck Square in downtown Conway. What was originally to be a refit of an existing two-story building involved its razing... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Naples woman on the hunt for invasive, poisonous toadsA woman who traps toxic toads for a living said this year is the worst she's ev
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 12 days ago
A woman who traps toxic toads for a living said this year is the worst she's ever seen. The Bufo Toad, or Cane Toad, population is booming in Southwest Florida. Now she wants to make sure pet owners are trapping and killing the right toads and not... Read more
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The Post-Standard
Oswego County mosquitoes test positive for West Nile Virus, health department saysannounced today that the West Nile Virus was detected in a sample of bird-bitin
The Post-Standard / Posted 12 days ago
announced today that the West Nile Virus was detected in a sample of bird-biting mosquitoes collected last week from the Toad Harbor Swamp in the town of West Monroe. The health department says it is working closely with the state Department of... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
What’s going on this week in Topeka? Here’s our C-J Extra Calendar for Aug. 9-15, 2017(needs to be sorted from tin cans). Innovative Networking Group of Topeka Woma
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 13 days ago
(needs to be sorted from tin cans). Innovative Networking Group of Topeka Woman’s Chapter, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., The Lazy Toad, Fairlawn Plaza Mall, 5331 S.W. 22nd Place. Guests welcome. Information: INGTopeka.com. Topeka Walk for Apraxia, 11:15... Read more
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Slate
How My Costa Rican Neighbors Jolted Me Out of Climate Activist ApathyBiologists, farmers, restaurant waiters, and even taxi drivers spoke with conce
Slate / Posted 13 days ago
Biologists, farmers, restaurant waiters, and even taxi drivers spoke with concern not only about Monteverde’s famed golden toad, whose extinction was the first to be attributed by scientists to global warming, but also about Monteverde’s changing... Read more
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Variety
New Technology Strikes Right Chord in SIGGRAPH 2017’s Animated Best in Show Winner ‘Song of a Toad’The innovative film tells the tale of a troubled man with a toad stuck on his h
Variety / Posted 15 days ago
The innovative film tells the tale of a troubled man with a toad stuck on his head. He comes to understand the toad’s the significance after recalling lost memories of his childhood. Saleh and his team developed new technology to help make the film,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Best books on road tripsas he sped he knew not whither, fulfilling his instincts, living his hour, reck
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
as he sped he knew not whither, fulfilling his instincts, living his hour, reckless of what might come to him.’ That’s Mr Toad, living his open-road dream, and he makes it sound very tempting — if you like that sort of thing. As my own most... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
411 in the 419: Daily events& Sale Sauder Village 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Festival of India Centennial Terrac
The Toledo Blade / Posted 15 days ago
& Sale Sauder Village 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Festival of India Centennial Terrace 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. A Year with Frog and Toad Toledo Repertoire Theatre 2:30 p.m. Hogwarts Dinner Party Adventure Maumee Valley Unitarian Universalist... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Cullen: Gardening does a 180 on insects, weedshoney bees which are a European import. Now we provide habitat for our dear wi
The Sudbury Star / Posted 16 days ago
honey bees which are a European import. Now we provide habitat for our dear wildlife: mason bee houses, insect hotels, toad homes, water features that breed frogs, toads, salamanders, dragon flies and newts. We are getting much better at this... Read more
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Eureka Times-Standard
Well Played: Nintendo SNES Classic set for preorder this monththan two decades later, players will finally be able to take on the role of Fox
Eureka Times-Standard / Posted 16 days ago
than two decades later, players will finally be able to take on the role of Fox McCloud, Falco Lombardi, Peppy Hare, Slippy Toad, Fay or Miyu in the fight to defend the planet Corneria. One of the biggest concerns regarding the SNES Classic release... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Things to do in Norfolk: 18 outdoor events not to miss in August 2017Hall, enjoy a picnic and relax as a fantastic cast take on the classic Wind in
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 17 days ago
Hall, enjoy a picnic and relax as a fantastic cast take on the classic Wind in the Willows. Travel with Ratty, Badger and Toad as they embark on an adventure to save Toad Hall. Price: Adult £14, Child £10. 16. Prosecco & Percussion Festival,... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
2017 Tamworth Quality Business Awards – the winners listin Innovation field. In the Excellence in Food and Beverage Categories, anothe
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 17 days ago
in Innovation field. In the Excellence in Food and Beverage Categories, another revamped business, the Econolodge Frog and Toad took out the small category, while the large category went to coffee house Addimi Espresso. The Goodstart Early... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
5 Pending Decisions Buhari Will Take On Arrivalof affairs in the polity. That trip by Osinbajo, according to close watchers,
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
of affairs in the polity. That trip by Osinbajo, according to close watchers, was not ordinary. The thinking is that a toad does not run in the daytime for nothing, to borrow a leaf from Chinua Achebe. Anything that would warrant Osinbajo to... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Ticket Tracker: Keyshia Cole, Lyle Lovett/John Hiatt, Elephant RevivalTuesday, Oct. 24, at Daily’s Place, $59-$129. Kings of Leon, 7 p.m. Wednesday,
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 18 days ago
Tuesday, Oct. 24, at Daily’s Place, $59-$129. Kings of Leon, 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 25, at Daily’s Place, $69.45-$89.45. Toad the Wet Sprocket, 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 27, at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall, $45-$65. MercyMe, with Ryan Stevenson and... Read more
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Forest Lake Times
Forest Lake Eventsevent is free. Various vendors will be on hand. Live theater Children’s Perfor
Forest Lake Times / Posted 18 days ago
event is free. Various vendors will be on hand. Live theater Children’s Performing Arts will present “A Year with Frog and Toad” at Forest Lake High School Aug. 11 at 4 p.m. This performance features students in grades 1 to 12 as the culmination of... Read more
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