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Healthy Tailgate Tips from a Registered Dietitian

 

By Kay MacInnis, Registered Dietitian, Providence Health   School is back in session, and football has kicked off. For many of us, that means tailgates! Personally, I am always looking for something on the healthier side to take with me to a tailgate, and you might be surprised how many people appreciate (and eat!) a…

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Moon Fever

 
Tom Poland

By Tom Poland   “The Eagle has landed.” We’d been waiting for those four thrilling words. In those heady days, we all had a good case of moon fever. We had primed ourselves super good for perhaps man’s greatest accomplishment. We had moon fever all right and the cure was black and white grainy shots…

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The Baby and the Broom Closet: My Night With Hugo

 

By Tammy Davis   I was living in Columbia with two friends. Hugo was heading our way so we headed out.  One roommate went to her parents’ house in McColl, SC. The other went to Orangeburg. Relatively speaking, Hugo spared Columbia. Our home towns were not so lucky. I spent my Hugo night in Bishopville,…

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Grandma’s Life Lessons

 

By Amy Coward It’s hard for me to believe that I’m now a grandmother. The title is still relatively new but I have to say the role is quite fun and everything that people promised. It’s made me think about my own grandmother a lot lately. She was a pretty big part of my life…

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Global Spotlight: A Conversation with Mayor Bob Coble

 

Columbia World Affairs Council (CWAC) intern Lydia DeFelice interviewed Bob Coble last month to gain personal insight in his mission to build global engagement in Columbia.   Lydia currently studies International Relations at the University of Edinburgh. Her interest in global relations has led her to interview individuals, such as Bob Coble, who have contributed…

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Top Grossing Movies – September 3, 2019

 

Theatrical grosses from comScore   Week of 08/30/2019 to 09/05/2019 Rank Title Weeks Weekend Gross Cumulative 1 Angel Has Fallen 2  $11,799,409  $44,489,260 2 Good Boys 3  $9,505,900  $59,199,085 3 The Lion King 7  $6,923,452  $523,578,926 4 Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw 5  $6,460,835  $159,216,295 5 Overcomer 2  $5,665,606  $19,322,424 6 Ready Or…

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My Favorite Lighter Dessert for Summertime Gatherings: Sherbet Cake Recipe

 

By Kay MacInnis, Registered Dietitian, Providence Health   My parents have said many times that as you get older time moves faster, and I have discovered they are telling the truth! Summer is going by so fast and there are so many things I didn’t get to…like spending enough time at the beach or on…

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Dragonflies, Nature’s Fighter Jets

 

By Tom Poland   My grandmother called them snake doctors. Whatever name dragonflies go by, they’re deceptive creatures. I say deceptive because of what a woman told me. “I love dragonflies and think of them as beautiful, gentle, loving creatures.” Nothing could be further from the truth. The next time you see a dragonfly, like…

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My Man Post Malone

 

By Tammy Davis   Radio Versions, Concert Versions, T-shirts, and Sharpie Markers I didn’t know there were radio versions of songs and concert versions of songs.  That’s my story, and I’m sticking to it.  For those of you who share my ignorance, the radio version is clean.  The concert version is not. I didn’t understand…

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Top Grossing Movies – August 25, 2019

 

Week of 08/23/2019 to 08/29/2019 Rank Title Weeks Weekend Gross Cumulative 1 Angel Has Fallen 1  $21,380,987  $21,380,987 2 Good Boys 2  $11,635,655  $41,943,160 3 Overcomer 1  $8,146,533  $8,146,533 4 Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw 4  $8,068,380  $147,629,635 5 The Lion King 6  $8,065,231  $510,550,966 6 Ready Or Not 1  $8,015,590  $11,043,738 7…

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