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August Virtual Lunch and Learn: A Celebration of Alex Haley, his legacy and roots with Chris Haley

Chris Haley, performer, author, historian and filmmaker, will share personal insights on the occasion of his celebrated uncle’s 101st birthday. This virtual lecture at 1 p.m. Aug. 11 concludes a series of events in Alex Haley’s memory to commemorate the centennial of his birth. Alex Haley’s book “Roots” and the subsequent televised miniseries was a […]

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Technology

Apple launches Activity Challenge in China in celebration of National Fitness Day

It’s time to close those rings again! Today, Apple is celebrating National Fitness Day in China with its yearly Apple Watch Activity Challenge. So, if you happen to own an Apple Watch and live in the country, get ready to jump into a workout and close those rings to earn some sweet digital awards. Apple […]

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US

The 27th Anniversary Celebration and Global Carnival of TIENS Group Opens the New Ecological Layout of the Metaverse

TIANJIN, China–(BUSINESS WIRE)–On August 3rd, 2022, the 27th Anniversary celebration and global carnival of TIENS Group with the theme of “New TIENS, New Image, New Energy, New Future” was held ceremoniously at the TIENS Group that’s headquartered in Tianjin, China. Tens of millions of TIENS partners from more than 100 countries and regions around the […]

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UK

Local family plans celebration to mark arrival of Norwegian ancestors to farm 150 years ago

FARGO — One trip out to the Solberg farm just off Interstate 29 near Fargo and the animal kingdom welcome wagon is out. The Solbergs are preparing to roll out the red carpet for families arriving this weekend for a special 150-year celebration. They’ll be marking the special year of 1870, when the pioneer settlers […]

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US

Party With a Purpose: Change The Ref Brings Guacathon into The Metaverse, a Celebration Of Joaquin “Guac” Oliver’s Life

The event takes place on Roblox and includes a virtual performance by rapper Denzel Curry and a collaboration with street artist Shepard Fairey, as well as minigames and virtual goods for a cause LOS ANGELES, Aug. 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Since 2020, the family of Joaquin “Guac” Oliver has thrown a lively birthday party for […]

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Business

Catch an intimate celebration of the music of Lennon and McCartney this month

Dante and Kodey will channel the essence of John Lennon and Paul McCartney with a contemporary twist at Speakeasy Theatre. Taking place at Speakeasy Theatre, the fab duo of Dante and Kodey celebrate the music of two of history’s greatest composers in a guitar performance like no other. A musical tribute to the masters – […]

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Sports

England star Chloe Kelly makes shirtless celebration joke after Euro 2022 winner

England’s Euro 2022 hero Chloe Kelly cracked a joke about her shirtless celebration during the Lionesses’ victory parade on Monday. The 24-year-old was the centrepiece of an iconic scene as she wheeled away to cheer what turned out to be England’s winner on the day, sealing a second successive European Championships for boss Sarina Wiegman.  […]

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Sports

England Euro 2022 heroes end 56 years of pain as Chloe Kelly performs perfect celebration

There are goal celebrations and there are Euros-winning goal celebrations. Chloe Kelly nailed hers all right at Wembley. The shirt came off and the weight of history with it as the 56 years since an England team last won a major trophy dissolved away and a new generation of football immortals were crowned. As Kelly […]

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Pets

Letter: Summer celebration is no cause to make our beloved pets suffer

Not long ago, I returned from Burgerfest, which returned after two years in a big way. So happy to see (and smell) familiar sights. I imagine the Italian Festival had a similar turnout. However, I was very disappointed to see puppies and dogs in attendance, as well. The day was hot (83), and sunny; the […]

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Health

A Celebration of Life

Corinne D. (Upton) Chapman of St. Charles, MO entered into rest on Saturday, July 16, 2022 at the age of 92 years, 9 months and 14 days. She was born October 2, 1929 in Annapolis, MO to the late Louis Cicero “Mick” and Marzilla (Alcorn) Loyd. In 1948 Corinne was united in marriage to George […]