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34th Fun Fest set to usher in new events

June 18th, 2014 2:10 pm by LURAH LOWERY, llowery@timesnews.net

Six new events were announced as well as changes to the festival this year. The new Fun Fest mobile app will be available in app stores at the end of this week and will include information about tickets, events, concerts and activities.

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Storytelling favorite offers eclectic mix of tales

Storytelling favorite offers eclectic mix of tales

June 18th, 2014 1:10 pm by Entertainment Staff

Willy Claflin — a folk musician, ballad singer, humorist and puppeteer — will be the next performer in the International Storytelling Center's popular Storytelling Live! series.

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The Situation charged in fight at tanning salon

The Situation charged in fight at tanning salon

June 18th, 2014 7:37 am by Associated Press

It was gym, tan, jail for the former "Jersey Shore" cast member as he was arrested Tuesday after a fight at a tanning salon.

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Book review: 'Mr. Mercedes' is classic Stephen King novel

Book review: 'Mr. Mercedes' is classic Stephen King novel

June 17th, 2014 6:30 pm by KIM CURTIS, Associated Press

What's billed as King's first true detective novel captures the story of Mr. Mercedes, a killer so-named because he used a stolen car to plow through a group of hundreds standing in line before dawn to attend a job fair.

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DreamWorks Animation launches family-oriented YouTube Channel

DreamWorks Animation launches family-oriented YouTube Channel

June 17th, 2014 8:28 am by By Richard Verrier, Los Angeles Times (MCT)

DreamWorks Animation, the studio behind "Shrek," "Kung Fu Panda" and "Madagascar" movie franchises, has launched a family-oriented channel targeting the Internet generation.

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Dragonfly Day lands at Warriors' Path

June 16th, 2014 9:46 am by Entertainment staff

Dragonfly Day offers a chance to observe, photograph and identify the insects, as well as gain deeper insights into their life histories and how they can teach us to protect our region's resources.

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Kasem was an island of calm in swirl of pop music

Kasem was an island of calm in swirl of pop music

June 16th, 2014 9:41 am by ANTHONY MCCARTNEY, AP Entertainment Writers; DAVID BAUDER, AP Entertainment Writers

In pop culture, Casey Kasem was as sweet and dependable as a glass of warm milk and a plate of chocolate chip cookies, which only made the ugliness of his last few years of life seem more bizarre and tragic.

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Casey Kasem, king of the Top 40 countdown, dies

Casey Kasem, king of the Top 40 countdown, dies

June 15th, 2014 2:18 pm by ANTHONY MCCARTNEY, AP Entertainment Writer

Casey Kasem, the internationally famous radio host with the cheerful manner and gentle voice who became the king of the top 40 countdown with a syndicated show that ran for decades, died Sunday. He was 82.

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Iowa hosts 'Field of Dreams' 25th anniversary celebration

June 14th, 2014 9:00 pm by LUKE MEREDITH, AP Sports Writer

This weekend's emotional reunion in Iowa showed why after 25 years the Oscar-nominated movie "Field of Dreams" still resonates with so many.

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Kimberly Perry's wedding: all the details

Kimberly Perry's wedding: all the details

June 14th, 2014 5:56 pm by Cindy Watts, The Tennessean

Kimberly Perry of The Band Perry wed professional baseball player J.P. Arencibia in a ceremony in her hometown of Greeneville on Thursday.

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