Groundhog Day Newswire

Groundhog Day Newswire

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  1. Pennsylvania Bucket List: 28 things to see or do before you dieRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago |

    Location: Gobbler's Knob. Note: You can't park on Gobbler's Knob on Groundhog Day, instead you'll have to take shuttles from downtown Punxsutawney.


  2. Milltown Mel, N.J.'s weather-predicting groundhog, has diedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Jersey Journal

    Milltown Mel, who died last week, is pictured in the arms of Jerry Guthlein in a 2012 file photograph. MILLTOWN - Milltown Mel, the groundhog who burrowed his way into the hearts of many New Jerseyans by predicting the arrival of spring every Groundhog Day, has died.


  3. Milltown's celebrity groundhog, Mel, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Courier News

    Milltown's celebrity groundhog, Mel, dies The fate of Groundhog Day festivities in Milltown remain in limbo following the death of Milltown Mel Check out this story on New Jersey's own Milltown Mel, a local celebrity, who for the past seven years has been given the task of predicting whether there will be an early spring or six more weeks of winter, died peacefully in his sleep last week. "The day before he was just fine," said Jerry Guthlein, who, along with his wife, Cathy, are the proud owners of Milltown Mel.


  4. Time loops and the failures of memoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | The Cultural Gutter

    ... a plot device, memory loss can be either silly or serious. Time loop films often play it for comic effect, and Groundhog Day is arguably the classic gold standard. Bill Murray plays Phil, a local TV weather anchor who gets assigned to report on the ...


  5. Groundhog Found at Evansville HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | WIKY-FM Evansville

    Famed weather prognosticating groundhog Punxsutawney Phil has only one eye open as he prepares to make his annual prediction on Gobbler's Kn Evansville police are trying to figure out who smuggled a groundhog into a bathroom at Deaconess Hospital. A woman walked into the bathroom and was startled to see a groundhog growling at her.


  6. York County farmer honored for green effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | York Dispatch

    David and Cathy Reifsneider, owners of Gobbler's Knob Farm in Chanceford Township, were given the Clean Water Farm award during the Pennsylvania Association of Conservation District annual conference in Monroeville earlier this month. "It's a pretty big deal to make it through the process," said Wendy Kindig, the York County Conservation District's ag resource conservationist.


  7. Knicks Summer League Stats: The Good, The Not-So-Bad, And The UglyRead the original story

    Monday Jul 20 | KnickerBlogger

    I'm going to talk about Porzingis briefly. Clearly he was the best player on the team, and has given the Knicks their first exciting prospect since Gallo.


  8. Man believes he has a dental appointment every single day for root canalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 19 |

    ... March 14, 2005, and he has a dental appointment. This unfortunate situation is paralleled to the 1993 film " Groundhog Day " where Bill Murray played a weatherman who woke up every day thinking it was Feb. 2, and he had to give a report on whether ...


  9. Beadell Resources Needs To Break The Groundhog LoopRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | Seeking Alpha

    Q1 and Q2 were replicas of last year's disastrous start to the year, and we believe that cash must be running low. Caught in a time loop, a TV weatherman is forced to experience the same day over and over again in the movie Groundhog Day .


  10. Not a fan of winter? Neither is Jimmy the Groundhog, who bites ear of Wisconsin mayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    ... to Mayor Jonathan Freund's face when it promptly bit down. WISC-TV reports ( ) that the Groundhog Day celebration became even more precarious when Jimmy's handlers, Jerry and Maria Hahn, said the mayor had gotten it wrong and ...


  11. Versatile 'Groundhog Day' Lyricist Takes on 'Matilda' MusicalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 11 | KQED

    Composer and performer Tim Minchin wrote the songs for a musical theater version of the hit 1993 movie "Groundhog Day." More recently, he's applied his song-writing skills to the Tony and Olivier Award-winning " Matilda the Musical, " based on the novel by Roald Dahl .


  12. Groundhog Day(s) in July?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 10 | Daily Kos

    Saying that it was beginning to feel like Bill Murray's Groundhog Day, John Kerry recently got a laugh out of the staid company of nuclear weapons negotiators on the occasion of the Iran talks breezing on past the June 30th deadline set by the U.S. Congress for an expedited 30-day review of the deal. But that isn't the only Groundhog Day this summer ... we have also had the off-again-on-again but seemingly never-ending talks between the government of Greece and the Troika .


  13. Catch up on all your favorite Celeb tweetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2013 | KMCX-FM Ogallala

    Celebrity Tweets from January 31st * jimmy fallon @jimmyfallon "This weekend is Super Bowl & Groundhog Day. But this year, if the groundhog sees his shadow it means 6 more kids for Dan Marino.


  14. Peter R. Booth, 65Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 7 |

    Peter R. “Boo” Booth, 65, passed away peacefully on July 4th, 2015 at his home in Middletown, RI. He was born on Groundhog Day, February 2nd, 1950 in Newport, RI to Frank & Helen Booth.


  15. Punxsutawney Phil comes to Coney IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 5 | CNN

    If anyone doesn't know who Punxsutawney Phil is, he's the famous super star groundhog from Pennsylvania who on Feb. 2nd of each year ventures out into the wild and may or may not see his shadow which tells us whether or not we are going to have an early spring.. Well he made his way to Coney Island as part of a NYC Parks Dept..project to make much use of mulch and help recycle the thousands of Sycamore trees that fell down from Hurricane Sandy..


  16. Brasch WordsSEXUAL Assault Coverage by Media Shows Double Standard, Paternalism, and SexismRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2011 | American Reporter

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- Spring training got underway this past week with those four magical words every baseball fan loves to hear: "pitchers and catchers report."


  17. Top weather movies of all timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Palm Beach Post

    ... this 1996 movie. But apparently someone has a beef with the film per the hilarious YouTube diatribe below. 3. Groundhog Day (editor's pick) I suppose that because Punxsutawney Phil stars in this 1993 movie and Bill Murray plays a weatherman that ...


  18. Turnbull: 'You've lost the plot'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2015 |

    ... scene involving chocolate and 'explosive' cream. And he's not opposed to using it in his real life. IT'S groundhog day on TV and no matter which channel you watch, it's all cooking, renovating, singing or dating reality shows. Experts explain why. ...


  19. Emails Suggest Abbott's Chris Kyle Day Was a Publicity Grab, But We Knew ThatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | Dallas Observer

    Remember back in February, when newly inaugurated Governor Greg Abbott decided to remake Groundhog Day as Chris Kyle Day, purportedly to honor the anniversary of the death of the author of American Sniper ? That seemed strange, as typically holidays celebrating individuals occur on or near their birthday, rather than the day they died. Martin Luther King Jr. day is celebrated in January, not April.


  20. COMEDY: Hershberga s one-man show, a little a Groundhog Day,a a little a Waiting for GodotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | LEO Weekly

    Raanan Hershberg is one of the most prolific comedians that Louisville either loves or loathes. He led the charge for local comedians to embrace the current alternative and independent comedy model.