All about that bass: University Wind Ensemble concert highlights tuba

...said. "It's where everything happens. When the plane lands and you're not from there, suddenly you become a minor celebrity. The whole village would turn out." The tuba has been a lifelong commitment, Manley said. The fifth of six siblings...

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Lamar Odom's spiral leaves ex-NBA star fighting for his life

LAS VEGAS - Lamar Odom didn't last long at the glittering intersection of championship success and Hollywood celebrity.Cut loose by his beloved Los Angeles Lakers, followed everywhere by reality television crews, the humble kid from Queens...

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Evening by the River

...of the Kenai River and gave us the opportunity to host a unique evening with excellent food and inspirational speakers and celebrities like cancer survivor and Iditarod champion Lance Mackey. And it gave us a chance to let local residents know about what...

Actress and former Kodiakan talks Kodiak with Jimmy Kimmel

...in 30 years," Stanchfield told Kimmel.She toured Alaska as part of a Discover America documentary series that features celebrities touring their home state."It was basically between me and Sarah Palin," Stanchfield said. "You have to be from the...

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Celebrity scoopers dip for charity at Afterhours carnival

...highlights of the carnival themed event was the Cold Stone celebrity scoopers for charity that saw hundreds line up to be served...50 for 1,000 miles any day," laughed Gebhardt. The celebrity Cold Stone scoopers donated their tips, which came to a couple...

Battle against cancer being fought in our community

...Awareness Month has become a part of the cultural fabric of America.While the cause has attracted more than its share of celebrity supporters, there's good reason - according to the Centers for Disease Control, each year in the United States, more...

Op-ed: Ben Carson, a superior outsider

...Donald Trump is a boldfaced name straight out of our swinish celebrity culture.What they have in common is that they are political...makes you wonder if they, too, are willing to surrender to celebrity excess as the new norm.Ben Carson stands for something different...

Peninsula Radation Oncology hosts patient appreciation free luncheon

...Bostelman. Speaking of pets, Bostelman motioned to a dog busy working on a chew bone. "That's Miss Elsie Blond, she is a celebrity here, she's our pet therapy canine and everyone in this community knows her. She is the best girl in the world, and don't...

Life in the Pedestrian Lane: School days

...entering college, I went to the Beloit Mindset web site to see what the differences are this year. After I sifted through the celebrity stuff - did you remember that the McGauhey septuplets were born in 1997 or that Princess Diana was already dead by then...

Bob Franken: A bad NFL habit

It's become quite the thing for celebrities, or even semi-celeb journalists, to let us in on the dark secrets of their lives. Whether it's coming out as gay, confessing...



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