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Security Please….

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D-BACKS GET NEW SECURITY MEASURES / WALK THROUGH METAL DETECTION AT CHASE FIELD IN 2015   The D-backs, along with all 30 Major League Baseball clubs, will require fans to walk through metal detection before entering Chase Field. Fans will be required to follow this procedure at D-backs exhibition games beginning this Friday, April 3 and Saturday, April 4. (Got 2 minutes ... Read More »

April Is…..

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Month: National Humor Month International Guitar Month Keep America Beautiful Month Lawn and Garden Month National Poetry Month National Pecan Month National Welding Month Records and Information Management Month Stress Awareness Month Sexual Assault Awareness Month Weekly Celebrations: Week 1 Library Week Week 1 Read a Road Map Week. Week 2 Garden Week Week 3 Organize Your Files Week Week ... Read More »

MOVIE TIME

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NEW ON DVD- Released March 31: • The Imitation Game • Interstellar • Wild • Gravity: Special Edition • VEEP: Season 3 TOP FIVE MOVIES AT THE BOX OFFICE LAST WEEKEND 3/27: 1. HOME 2. GET HARD 3.  THE DIVERGENT SERIES: INSURGENT 4.  CINDERELLA 5.   IT FOLLOWS   NEW ON DVD- Released March 24: • The Hobbit: The Battle of ... Read More »

RECORD STORE DAY: More Releases Announced

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The folks behind Record Store Day have announced their full lineup of releases. Here are some highlights from the massive list due out on April 18th: Bruce Springsteen – The remastered versions of his first seven albums — available in a box set last fall — will be issued individually on vinyl. The Animals – The Animals No. 2 EP ... Read More »

How many animals will you eat in a lifetime?

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According to an online Vegetarian Calculator, meat-eaters consume over 7,000 animals throughout their lifetimes. Here’s a breakdown of what the average carnivore’s animal quota looks like: 11 cows 27 pigs 2,400 chickens 80 turkeys 30 sheep 4,500 fish That’s pretty much the size of a farm. Read More »

Record Store Day Special Releases

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Robert Plant is one of a group of artists who unveiled Record Store Day release plans today (Monday). He’ll offer previously unreleased live material on vinyl for the April 18th promotion. Plant’s More Roar, a three-track, 10-inch EP on Black Vinyl, will contain versions of “Turn It Up”/”Arbaden” and “Poor Howard” as well as a medley based around Led Zeppelin‘s ... Read More »

March Is…..

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  2015 Bizarre and Unique Holidays   Month: Irish American Month Music in Our Schools Month National Craft Month National Frozen Food Month National Irish American Heritage Month- designated by Congress in 1995. National Nutrition Month National Peanut Month National Women’s History Month Red Cross Month Social Workers Month Did you Know? March was named for the Roman God “Mars” ... Read More »

Live Long and Prosper…So Long Spock

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Star Trek’s Mr. Spock, Leonard Nimoy, has died (Friday) after being hospitalized earlier this week with severe chest pains. He was 83. Besides being “Spock” Leonard Nimoy had a colorful career here are some highlights you may or may not be aware of…. He was Born on March 26th, 1931 in Boston, Massachusetts. He landed more than 50 small film ... Read More »

Best and Worst Cities for Valentine’s Day

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Everyone wants the kind of things that money just can’t buy — except on Valentine’s Day, otherwise known as “The Day Love Costs Money.” This year, Americans plan to spend $18.9 billion on Valentine’s Day-related expenses to show just how fat their hearts — and their wallets — are. That figure sets a new record for the National Retail Federation ... Read More »