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7 hrs ago | Myrtle Beach Online

Theatre of the Republic adds block party to annual Torry Awards celebration

Annual Torry Awards, the formal season-ending gala, saluting performers, personnel behind the scenes, and volunteers, and 45th Anniversary Celebration Main Street Theatre, 335 Main St., Conway, then party outside afterward on Main Street, between Third and Fourth avenues – Note, this block will be closed 7 p.m.-midnight to all vehicular ... (more)


Related Topix: Texas, Life, Holidays, Theater, Arts

22 hrs ago | Biggleswade Today

Council chases builders to foot roadworks bill

Central Beds Council is demanding builders that it says caused major emergency roadworks in Biggleswade foot the 120,000 bill.


Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Bedfordshire County, England, Life, Holidays

Fri Jul 11, 2014

The Las Vegas Sun

Las Vegas' Adelitas Way rocks Double Barrel Roadhouse tonight at Monte Carlo

Adelitas Way performs during New Year's Eve festivities at Fremont Street Experience on Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2013, in downtown Las Vegas.


Related Topix: Las Vegas, NV, Adelitas Way, Pop/Rock, Life, Holidays, Henderson, NV


Neenan blazes in Sunset

Choreographer Matthew Neenan unveiled his BalletX summer program Sunset, 0639 Hours, a long-form narrative ballet, to a sold out opening night at the Wilma Theater Audiences have come to recognize many dance idioms from the prolific Neenan between his choreographic residency at Pennsylvania Ballet and his as co-directorship, with Christine Cox, of ... (more)


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Prince Albert Daily Herald

COLUMN: Lori Q. McGavin - July 11, 2014

A few years ago, a friend -- I will call her Gwen -- and I started to throw the idea around of running a five-kilometre "Resolution Run" on New Year's Day.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Opinion


6 Ways To Put a Jewish Twist on Your Mojito

In honor of National Mojito Day on July 11, we have concocted 6 Jewish mojitos that will spice up a summer party.


Related Topix: Drink, Cocktails, Life

Thu Jul 10, 2014

The Independent

Union strikes: Action may resume in September after latest walkouts are hailed as a success

The Government and town hall leaders insisted yesterday's action had only been backed by a small minority of activists Further strikes are planned by union leaders in the autumn after a co-ordinated day of industrial action over pay, pensions and cuts to services supported by hundreds of thousands of public sector workers.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Conservatives (UK), Europe, World News, United Kingdom, Antrim County, Northern Ireland, Down County, Northern Ireland, Belfast County, Northern Ireland

Daily Press & Argus

Michigan blogger's 'fatkini' photo inspires women

A woman wearing a bikini on a beach is not particularly noteworthy. But a Michigan author and blogger is getting a lot of attention for her bathing suit photo.


Related Topix: Blog News, Delton, MI, Barry County, MI, Life, Holidays, Copper Harbor, MI

Wed Jul 09, 2014


Young speed skaters from across Canada arrive in Saint John

About 120 speed skaters from across the country are lacing up their skates at a camp called 'Skate into Summer' held this week in Saint John.


Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News, Life, Holidays, Israel, Middle East

Stoneham Theatre Adds Ethel Merman's Broadway with Rita...

Season 15 at Stoneham Theatre has gotten even more exciting with the addition of several concerts and special events.


Related Topix: Ethel Merman, Drama Movies, Musical Movies, There's No Business Like Show Business, Vocal, Life, Holidays


A Powerline Christmas in Melbourne

This is a note from John Hinderaker at Powerline, A MESSAGE TO OUR READERS IN MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA .


Related Topix: Australia, World News, Branson, MO, Life, Holidays

New Launches

Desktop Fireworks concept turns your workspace into a mini-party

Why wait for the New Year or for Independence Day to enjoy a spectacular show of fireworks when you can arrange one of these every day? Behold the 21st century's answer to workspace stress, the Desktop Fireworks concept! Designed by UK-based Japanese designer Tomomi Sayuda, this concept was designed to make your work desk a lot more fun than it ... (more)


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Tue Jul 08, 2014

I wore a bikini & nothing happened

I made a New Year's resolution that confused some people. By confuse, I mean conversations about it usually went like this: Them: "What a great goal! What are you doing? Weight Watchers? Jenny Craig? Are you going vegan? Paleo? Are you having the surgery?" Me: "I said I was going to wear a bikini.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays

Foreign Policy

China's 'Chicken Fart Decade'

Chinese media have debated why January saw pollution so extreme it closed schools and airports , chased away foreign tourists , and even prompted a ban on Lunar New Year's fireworks.


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WTVG-TV Toledo

Lawmakers' days numbered; legislative agenda awaits

As tourists take selfies in front of the United States Capitol, members of Congress are taking a break, too.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, us Travel, Travel, Life, Holidays, Veteran Affairs, US Military, US Air Force

Has Shahrukh Khan chosen Ajay Devgn over Salman Khan?

Shahrukh Khan and Salman Khan might have hugged each other to please the world, but here's a bit of news clearly indicating that all is not certainly well between the two warring Khans, as yet.


Related Topix: Shahrukh Khan, Salman Khan, Ajay Devgan, Life, Holidays, Bollywood

New York Magazine

The CutYoua re Not Old Enough to Read This Steamy Erotica Written by...

A former leader of our nation - a nation of modest people and simple words - wrote some erotic love letters to his mistress .


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ABC News

Effects of "ambitious" FTA with Japan to come into effect before year end

Australia's Trade Minister Andrew Robb says consumers and businesses should be able to see the effects of the historic free trade agreement with Japan before the end of the year.


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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Korean News

DFRK Memorandum on Feats of Kim Il Sung, Kim Jong Il for Korea's Reunification

The Secretariat of the Central Committee of the Democratic Front for the Reunification of Korea made public a memorandum Sunday to convey down through generations the great exploits performed by President Kim Il Sung and leader Kim Jong Il, the peerless great men of Mt.


Related Topix: Kim Jong Il, Life, Holidays, North Korea, World News, Asia, South Korea

Independent News Herald Online

In Focus

Trinity Gruenberg I don't believe I have ever made a New Year's resolution.


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