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VERY valuable lottery ticket sold at Cedar Rapids

Someone who bought a lottery ticket at Cedar Rapids has something worth a lot of money. Is it you? A ticket was bought from Cedar Rapids which will hopefully pay someone off every year for the rest of their very…

Annual Doggone Halloween costume parade brings spooky festivities downtown

Photo: Lucia Thorne Two dogs dressed as bride and groom during the parade. By Lucia Thorne, Associate Editor of Performing Arts November 4, 2021 Dog tricks and treats took over Downtown Crossing this Halloween as the annual Doggone Halloween Costume…

New mayor elected in Stevensville

Brandon Dewey lost his candidacy for re-election as Mayor of Stevensville. During the counting of the votes Tuesday night, he was defeated by Steve Gibson in the municipal elections by correspondence. Gibson had 394 votes to 267 for Dewey. The…

Macksey and Bond vying to be North Adams’ first female mayor

The town of North Adams will make history today as voters head to the polls to elect the town’s first-ever female mayor. There are also 14 candidates vying for 9 available seats on the At-large City Council. History in the…

From supervisors who took a wrecking ball to plans for 800 units

When San Francisco supervisors rejected 316 tiny housing units in the Tenderloin this month, they took over shared kitchens and bathrooms, claiming the building was a technical dormitory in the making. What the area really needs is housing big enough…

‘Weird Al’ Yankovic mocks crosswalk in Williamstown

When it comes to “Weird”, there is one guy that immediately comes to mind, and that is “Weird Al” Yankovic. He makes us laugh with his parodies of crazy, wacky songs from the early 80’s. And when he comes to…

How Journey’s “Don’t Stop Believin” Began

Journey’s powerful ballad “Don’t Stop Believin ‘” was not the most popular single from the band’s 1981 album, “Escape”. It only reached 9th place on the Billboard pop charts. But somehow it has become a staple anthem at sporting events…

Public relations and content agency Le Groupe Lucre joins Audience Collective

Two marketing heavyweights from Leeds have joined forces, with The Lucre Group – behind the very successful launch of Jet2 – acquired by Audience Collective. She joins six other independent agencies within the group, including the branded communications agency Ponderosa;…

California recall elections officially end as Newsom prepares for 2022

Gov. Gavin Newsom admitted that his own “personal stupidity” helped provide the political fuel to spark the recall effort against him. (Carolyn Cole / Los Angeles Times) Election results showing California voters refused to oust Gov. Gavin Newsom were certified…

How to celebrate Thanksgiving in London in 2021

The Stafford Hotel has maintained close ties between the United States and the United Kingdom since World War II. Hotel Once again, on November 25, the biggest hotels in London will have the opportunity to show off their own special…