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Elvis Presley’s wild Las Vegas years: From hair dye on walls to moment it all went wrong

When Elvis was at the International Hotel in Las Vegas, Joanie claimed she was the only one who had access to him in getting the star to meet fans. She remembered: “I kept bringing people to meet him. And I was the only one who could get anybody in there. Because he didn’t want to […]

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Health

If these walls could talk. Genealogy for your home

Australians have a fascination with genealogy and family history. Dr Christine Whybrew of Heritage NZ has a fascination with the histories of homes. She’s started giving How to Research Your House seminars, uncovering a home’s cultural context and build, to the indigenous environment pre-settlement, as well as the story of previous homeowners. It’s like ancestry.com […]

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Travel

Construction Walls Up Around Central Park Crêpes in Universal Studios Florida – WDW News Today

Central Park Crêpes in Universal Studios Florida is currently closed and surrounded by construction walls. The nearby sidewalk has been under refurbishment, so the pavement is likely being redone around the crêpe kiosk too. Team Members stood outside the closed kiosk, next to a directional sign, to help guests. We couldn’t see any construction vehicles […]

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Science

Designing plant walls for home and office

Seven years ago, Stephanie Joshi decided the family room of her New York City townhouse wasn’t quite wild enough; she decided to put a jungle on her wall. Why? “To bring outside in,” she said.  As for her kids, Joshi said, “A lot of their life has been spent in front of this wall, whether […]

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Gaming

This Total Warhammer 3 mod lets nurglings climb walls

The runts of Nurgle’s festering litter, nurglings aren’t much of a threat on their own in Total War: Warhammer III. But the foul little beasts can become a problem in sufficient numbers – unless you’re up on a wall where they can’t reach you, of course. If you’re looking for a way to make make […]

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Science

How Green Walls Make Air More Breathable

Sourced from South Florida Reporter In addition to their decorative and aesthetic appeal, many plant enthusiasts and interior designers install green walls in living spaces for their natural air-purifying ability. Not only are they attractive to look at, but they are also good for the environment and can lead to improved respiratory health. By visiting […]

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Canada

Safe found in walls of Ontario antique store belonged to Prime Minister Paul Martin’s great-grandfather | CBC News

A safe found during the demolition of the former Harrow Antique Store in southwestern Ontario belonged to a great grandfather of former Prime Minister Paul Martin, documents from the town show.  The safe bears the name T.B. Adams, and according to a commemorative document called Colchester 225: 150 Historical Facts put out by the Town […]

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Health

Amelia Island Genealogical Society Presents Webinar “Your Ancestor’s FAN Club: Using Cluster Research to Get Past Brick Walls” – May 17

Amelia Island Genealogical SocietyPress ReleaseSubmitted by Rob Portegies-ZwartProgram ChairMay 11, 2022 Drew Smith     The Amelia Island Genealogical Society will hold its regular monthly meeting at 7:00 PM on Tuesday, May 17 at the Fernandina Beach Public Library, 25 N 4th St. Speaker Drew Smith will present a webinar on Your Ancestor’s FAN Club: […]

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Travel

Construction Walls Removed From Woody Woodpecker’s KidZone at Universal Studios Florida – WDW News Today

Construction walls have been removed from the courtyard at the entrance to Woody Woodpecker’s KidZone in Universal Studios Florida. The walls were first erected in January and then moved last month, seemingly for pavement refurbishment. There don’t seem to be any major differences in the courtyard, which is right outside Animal Actors on Location! Further […]

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Technology

Apple Seeds Inc. to host dinner with chef Nate Walls May 20

Courtesy graphic Apple Seeds Inc. will host another of their kitchen table dinners next month. The dinner is set for May 20, and will feature cuisine by chef and food activist, Nate Walls. Walls is best known for his smoked meats and barbecue, as well as for his efforts to combat food insecurity and reduce […]