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The sun will come out this January: Peninsula group to perform "Annie"

...It's what makes theater so cool." In late 2014, a film adaptation of "Annie" was released in cinemas around the world. Lyke...being released around the same time as the Triumvirate's adaptation was coincidental. However, Lyke hopes that the interest...
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Best and worst films of 2014

...Part 1" sets us up perfectly for the coming grand finale. I'm naturally suspicious of this tendency to split the final adaptation of a popular series into two parts, but "Mockingjay" feels whole and complete, even with a cliffhanger ending. "Interstellar...
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Reeling it in: Have some time off? The movies are on

...staff of homesick teenagers."Unbroken"Universal Pictures2 hours, 17 minutesThe first film I saw was Angelina Jolie's adaptation of the bestselling non-fiction account of the life of Olympian Louis Zamperini and his experiences in World War II. "Unbroken...
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Refuge Notebook: Missing the missing snow

...before their neighbors covered by deeper snow. This combination of moisture and light beneath the snow allows for an important adaptation in a land of short growing seasons. Warmed by radiant heat from the earth, gaps open between the snow and the ground. Many...
Lots of hype, not a good story in "Divergent"

...20minPG-13ActionThis week finally saw the release of the highly anticipated, much talked about, long-awaited big screen adaptation of the smash hit YA novel, "Divergent." At least, that's the way the studio is presenting it. Personally, I'd never...
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AK Native Tribal Health Consortium gets EPA grant

...affect human health in rural communities, and develop an adaptation plan. Much of the focus is on traditional foods. The health...future changes. Eventually, the research will include an adaptation plan "That will be heavily driven by communities," McOliver...
Local social and ecological presentation planned

...responses and to create a platform for ongoing studies of adaptation in the North. The project hopes to build research system and necessitate response and adaptation by communities in the watershed. The goals of the test case...
Twist defines 'Gone Girl'

...script on her own novel, have given us an incredibly faithful adaptation. Note for note, with only a few very minor changes, "Gone...reminded me of how I felt about Fincher's last big budget adaptation project, "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo." It was all...
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Memories color true horrors in perfect society

...and could easily have benefited from another twenty minutes or so, if not more. It's disappointing that this classic adaptation could start so strong and end so poorly. I know Jeff Bridges, a big proponent of literacy, was instrumental in getting...
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...lids on jars and hot water bath for 10 minutes. VARIATIONS: Add ½ teaspoon NUTMEG to the syrup as it boils. This is my adaptation of German Sweet Relish that my Grandmother made. If you do not have red peppers, I use 2 carrots ground up for color. I...


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