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  1. Ex-cop criminologist's new book calls London 'Canada's serial...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 21 | The London Free Press

    ... put, in TV terms, the feeling back then was that London was a bucolic Mayberry, like the town in The Andy Griffith Show. "Everyone thought it was safe," said Arntfield, who points to at least six serial killers lurking in the era. "It was Forest ...

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  2. Last Chance Romance Set for Huron Country Playhouse IIRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The laughter is sure to continue at the Huron Country Playhouse this summer as Last Chance Romance gets ready to charm audiences at the intimate Playhouse II stage following the success of season-opener Sexy Laundry. Running July 2nd through July 18th, this zany romantic comedy about the fickle nature of love is by playwright Sam Bobrick , the masterful writer behind such iconic television shows as "The Andy Griffith Show," "Get Smart" and "Saved by the Bell."

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  3. Mufasa from The Lion King and Clark Griswold top list of most-loved movie dadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Daily Mail

    ... the TV fathers? The fount of folksy wisdom, Sheriff Andy Taylor, from the homespun '60s sitcom The Andy Griffith Show came out on top. 'Andy Griffith was by far the best father on television,' one respondent noted. 'My parenting comes from all his ...

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  4. Helena Rodriguez: A toast to lessons learned from DadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Quay County Sun

    ... Brady, "go and ask Dad" TV era of the 1970s and 1980s. Even when Mom wasn't in the picture, as in "The Andy Griffith Show," father and son had plenty to whistle about. Today, however, sitcoms portray Dad as the weaker sex and now the image of one of ...

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  5. Even islands have dads to celebrate June 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    ... and American culture have introduced famous fathers to the world: Andy Griffith, who starred in "The Andy Griffith Show" as a single father to son Opie. Herman Munster of "The Munsters," as the quirky, but well-meaning dad who went off to work every ...

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  6. Crowd gathers in Honolulu to celebrate Jim Nabors' birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | Evening Sun

    The Honolulu Star-Advertiser reports that messages rolled in from across for the man who portrayed Gomer Pyle on "The Andy Griffith Show." Friday marked not only his birthday but the start of his 40th year with his now-husband, Stan Cadwallader.

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  7. Cleveland Indians prospect Yu-Cheng Chang suffers concussion: Class A ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | Cleveland.com

    ... sports pub in the heart of the "Mayberry" tourism town that was the inspiration for the 1960s TV hit "The Andy Griffith Show.'' Deas is a superfan of the show. Coming up: Lake County (31-28 through Thursday) hits the road Tuesday for a trip to Great ...

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  8. June 11 birthdaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | KFVS12

    ... George H.W. Bush is 91 today. He's a singer and actor best known for his role as Gomer Pyle on the Andy Griffith Show and its spinoff Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C. Jim Nabors is 85 today. He's the brother of James Franco who has starred on TV's Scrubs and in ...

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  9. Lake County Captains broadcaster Craig Deas skipping off to MayberryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | Cleveland.com

    ... to pursue a unique passion he has held since he was a boy. Deas is a superfan of the 1960s TV hit "The Andy Griffith Show,'' set in fictional Mayberry, N.C. The real town of Mt. Airy has developed a "Mayberry" tourism theme, including an Andy ...

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  10. San Jose: More family, fewer meds get bipolar mother back on the mendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | Los Gatos Weekly-Times

    ... from the house. Her concentration has improved to the point she can sit through entire reruns of "The Andy Griffith Show," which is more than I can do. She is once again a companion to my dad and much less of a burden. We're now hopeful she'll make ...

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  11. The Andy Griffith Show - " All 8 Seasons on DiscRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | DurhamRegion.com

    The Andy Griffith Show was a wonderful family sitcom with an great cast that included Andy Griffith , Ron Howard , Frances Bavier and Don Knotts . Other regulars included George Lindsey , Howard McNear , Jack Dodson , Hal Smith , Aneta Corsaut , Betty Lynn and Jim Nabors .

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  12. Jurassic World's Bryce Dallas Howard: 'I was just begging for a chance to audition'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 6 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... generations of people feel they personally know her dad, Ron Howard, who in the 1960s played Opie in The Andy Griffith Show , then Richie Cunningham in Happy Days in the '70s. "When I was a child, the thing that I heard more than anything else was, ...

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  13. Let Us PreyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2015 | HorrorTalk News

    ... dedicated cops watching over a rag-tag group of criminals. It's very quaint, like an episode of The Andy Griffith Show . But once a mysterious and stoic stranger is brought into the jail after a violent car accident, things quickly start to unravel ...

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  14. Washington Irving's TarrytownRead the original story

    May 28, 2015 | Jay's Giants Blog

    ... just south of Tarrytown. I'd always assumed Tarrytown was a fictional place. I recalled an episode of The Andy Griffith Show ("A Wife for Andy") where Barney concocts a scheme to help Andy find a wife. He told all the single ladies in town to meet ...

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  15. Libraries' DVDs in demand: Sno-Isle sees rentals climb as video stores fadeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | HeraldNet

    ... of binge-watching and the nostalgic appetite for childhood favorites. One generation gravitates to "The Andy Griffith Show," another "Friends." Another obvious attraction lies in library cards being free. Even roadside DVD machines require a credit ...

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  16. High demand for DVDs: Patrons are taking advantage of libraries' extensive collectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | HeraldNet

    ... of binge-watching and the nostalgic appetite for childhood favorites. One generation gravitates to 'The Andy Griffith Show,' another 'Friends.' Another obvious attraction lies in library cards being free. Even roadside DVD machines require a credit ...

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  17. Bill Paxton is hands-down brilliant and plain freakish in History's 'Texas Rising'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | Philly.com

    ... humor prevalent during the first golden age of TV in the 1950s and '60s. It's Spartacus meets The Andy Griffith Show ; Boardwalk Empire crossed with The Wild Wild West ; Hannibal by way of Bonanza . Texas Rising 's ambition and sweep is veritably ...

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  18. Why Does Utica Have Ties To The Andy Griffith Show and The Flintstones? [Video]Read the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | Lite 98.7

    The Flinstones and The Andy Griffith Show just wouldn't have been the same without the help of a gentleman who used to work at our radio station. Smith worked from 1936 to 1943 as a disc jockey and voice talent for WIBX Radio in Utica, New York.

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  19. Clint Howard, aka Leon, to visit 'Mayberry'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | Mt. Airy News

    Clint Howard wore a cowboy suit and munched a peanut butter and jelly sandwich as the little boy known as Leon on five episodes of "The Andy Griffith Show."

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  20. 11 celebrity marriages that have...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | Great Bend Tribune

    ... 40th wedding anniversary this year. Many remember him as the cute little red-headed boy, Ope, on The Andy Griffith Show . Then along came his run with Happy Days . This successful movie director credits his long marriage to " a little luck to grow ...

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