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Singers from the region will participate in national music competitions on television

Two national singing competitions, two TV stations, two different days – two separate spotlights shining on two Cedar Rapids-area residents. Haley Slaton, 23, living in Swisher but soon moving to Cedar Rapids, will be among the “American Idol” hopefuls whose taped auditions will air at 7 p.m. Sunday, March 20 on ABC-TV. The following night, […]

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C2C country music festival achieves huge success in post-pandemic comeback

Europe’s biggest country music festival, Country to Country (C2C) is back in full force after a pandemic break. The festival, which is split between London, Dublin and Glasgow, attracted country music connoisseurs from across Europe, and the arenas were packed despite generally bad weather in the UK and Ireland when it took place on weekend […]

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Ford’s new anti-theft technology is a brilliant team with ADT

Although car theft rates have dropped significantly since the early 1990s, car security remains a risk. Unfortunately, in 2020 the risk has increased more than it has for some time. This had led many automakers, including Ford, to take new initiatives in anti-theft technology. Anti-theft technology over the years Interior of the 2021 Ford F-150 […]

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Xbox Game Studios shares its list of verified Steam Deck games

Source: Windows Central | Miles Dompier The Steam Deck is arguably the best pre-built PC ever built, bristling with a power that often beats much more expensive pre-built desktop gaming PCs. The pint-sized PC runs Valve’s SteamOS, but today they also revealed full Windows support on the Steam Deck with a range of custom drivers. […]

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Producer Teases Upcoming Gears of War Movie Updates

Much like Uncharted, Gears of War has been the subject of talk of a live-action adaptation for as long as it’s been a hit. However, unlike Sony’s first-party title, plans to introduce the cover-based shooter haven’t gained quite as much traction – until now. Batista, The Rock and John Cena would be the dream trio […]

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Understanding Food Technology Standards at Expo West

Innovation is evolution and managing a food system while navigating a myriad of changes requires ongoing attention and dialogue. Indeed, innovation is alive and well in the sustainable food industry and, in its many forms, will be on display at Natural Products Expo West. Here, New Hope Network’s Director of Market Integrity, Shelley Sapsin, explains […]

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Tennis-Alcaraz becomes youngest ATP 500 winner with Rio title

Two years after winning his first tour-level match in Rio de Janeiro, 18-year-old Spaniard Carlos Alcaraz became the youngest to win an ATP 500 title at the same event on Sunday when he beat Diego Schwartzman in the final of the Rio Open. It was a second tour-level title for Alcaraz after winning at […]

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England games to be played at WOLVES, Chelsea target Jules Kounde, Real Madrid ‘confident in Haaland transfer’

Conte: We have weakened the Spurs team Antonio Conte has revealed he’s now ‘realizing Tottenham’s vision’ in a candid assessment of their January transfer window. Spurs brought in Juventus duo Dejan Kulusevski and Rodrigo Bentancur but also missed a number of targets. These included Adam Traore, who ended up joining Barcelona, ​​and Luis Diaz who […]

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10 short board games you can play in 15 minutes or less

Tabletop games are a fantastic way for families and friends to get together, have fun, and have friendly competition around the table. Most games tend to take around 30-90 minutes, although some games can take much longer. However, there are some very fast-paced games that deliver a fast, punchy burst of energy. RELATED: 10 Best […]

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Mark Rylance on New ‘The Outfit’ Movie, Never Watch a Marvel Movie

Fresh from Adam McKay’s Netflix hit “Don’t Look Up,” Mark Rylance’s latest big-screen outing is “The Outfit,” in which he plays Leonard, a 1950s tailor. a role that couldn’t be more different from the fictional megalomaniac billionaire Peter Isherwell, whom Rylance plays in McKay’s disaster movie. Written and directed by Graham Moore, the Oscar-winning scribe […]

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Upcoming Musicals

Musicals are making a comeback in mainstream media. Let’s take a look at several big titles hitting theaters soon. Musicals are making a comeback in mainstream media. After the success of The greatest showman in 2017 it seems like every year has had at least one great musical that captures the attention of a mass […]

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Writers reach playoff games

Obviously, the plan was to cover the Cowboys during this playoff weekend. With a home game in the Wild Card Round, the Cowboys were at least the favorites to advance to the Divisional Round, but the 49ers had other ideas. And they brought those ideas to Green Bay as well. With or without the Cowboys, […]

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Actor brings movie to Prince George, coming full circle

Film star, Laura Mitchell, returns to Prince George to shoot a film she wrote and will direct, to give back to the community that has given her so much. The star of last year’s The Great North Christmas was so impressed with Prince George’s enthusiasm for the film that she thought she would return here […]

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Beer and wine may join popcorn and soda on movie theater menus

ROCHESTER, NY (WXXI) — Movie theaters in New York City will be allowed to add beer and wine to their concessions for consumption by patrons watching a movie, the State Liquor Authority unanimously ruled Wednesday. Liquor sales have long been the norm at concerts, theaters and other live entertainment venues, but movie theaters were either […]

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Every Kingsman movie, ranked from worst to best (including The King’s Man)

Kingsman is a franchise created by director Matthew Vaughn, based on the comic book series by Mark Millar and Dave Gibbons, and here’s how we rank the top three Kingsman movies. The first comic, titled “The Secret Service” was released in 2012, which focused on street thug Gary “Eggsy” Unwin who is taken in by […]

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16 best games of 2021

AAs we move deeper into the next generation of console games and developers start to focus more on new hardware, the technical and visual quality of the games we get is going to improve drastically in the years to come – it there is no better example than the recent one The matrix awakens UE […]

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Parkersburg rewards Barbara Full | News, Sports, Jobs

Parkersburg Mayor Tom Joyce, left, discusses the accomplishments of Barbara Full, right, during the production of ‘Elf! The Musical ”on December 11, which he declared Barbara Full Day in the city. (Photo provided) Parkersburg Actor Guild President David Rexroad, right, presents Barbara Full with a bouquet on December 11 at the Guild stage. Parkersburg Mayor […]

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YEAR-Sport-The “Wow” moments of the sport year

The sport provided a huge adrenaline rush in 2021 with some incredible stories to savor in an intense and often life-changing year. There were ups and downs, and moments of raw emotion where athletes pushed the boundaries and revealed their human vulnerabilities. At the start of December, Formula 1 escalated drama and controversy as Red […]

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Gala Games and C² Ventures launch $ 100 million fund for blockchain games

Join Gaming Leaders, Alongside GamesBeat and Facebook Gaming, For Their 2nd Annual GamesBeat & Facebook Gaming Summit | GamesBeat: Into the Metaverse 2 January 25-27, 2022. Learn more about the event. Gala Games and C² Ventures have launched a $ 100 million fund to accelerate the development of blockchain games. The fund represents an alliance […]

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Akhanda Movie Review: Strictly For Balakrishna Fans

Story: Murali Krishna and Akhanda are separated at birth because one of them has a destiny to fulfill and a war to wage. What brings these two together? Review: After Legend and Simha, director Boyapati Srinu and actor Balakrishna are teaming up for their third film – a mass masala artist who relies solely on […]

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What’s up with Netflix’s Gorillaz movie? Damon Albarn has our answer

Virtual music group Gorillaz have been pretty productive since returning from hiatus in 2017, their last project being a Netflix movie. Virtual music group Gorillaz are set to release their own feature film on Netflix, and with the new project in development at the streaming giant, the group’s lead singer and former Blur frontman Damon […]

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The LA Phil takes a look at the unexpected places in film music

Film music has been around as a genre for over a century, in the silent era, when it was unheard of for a film to be shown without the accompaniment of live music. Film music might be a genre, but all it means is the music used in a film. Other than that, whatever the […]

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Could E-Sport finally arrive at the Olympic Games?

We may one day see Olympic gold medalists in esports, thanks to “League of Legends”. The idea may sound absurd, but making the game an Olympic sport is a topic that has come up over and over again in recent years. From now on, Riot Games, publisher of the video game “League of Legends”, is […]