Latest Pianists News

Bob Saget’s NSFW standup, pianists Vijay Iyer and Kate Liu
Whether it’s a gala event, a once-in-a-lifetime concert or a hidden gem of a play, we’re here to up your cultural (and fun) IQ. Here are top picks for your cultural calendar for the coming week, the coming month and beyond. 1 January may be cold …
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REVIEW: Pianists Varshavski, Shapiro dazzle symphony audience
Stanislava Varshavski and Diana Shapiro play the piano so fast my ears didn’t know what to do or where to listen. Like a couple of dervishes, the Wisconsin-based piano duo — though Varshavski is originally from Ukraine and Shapiro from Moscow — zip …
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YOUNG PIANISTS SHINE AT CAPE
CAPE VINCENT — The energetic themes of Frederic Chopin’s scherzi and rolling melodies of his nocturnes were soaked up by a small crowd Sunday morning at the Thousand Islands International Piano Competition for Young People. The competition, which had 15 …
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Soothing soups for when you’re under the weather

Soothing soups for when you’re under the weather
Almost everyone knows that a hot bowl of chicken soup is the go-to food when you’re ailing. But if you want to try other nourishing soups to soothe you when you’re under the weather, there are many options to try. “We do lots of different soups, but …
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Esther Queen of Soups
Esther’s Soup Kitchen is hidden in the mid-70s doldrums of the Cumberland Terrace Mall. This gem, features at least seven soups a day, two of them vegan, all cooked without dairy. The mulligatawny has a clean, sweet and sour taste up front that gives way …
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Chilled summer soups
Diana De Cicco is a food editor and writer based in New York City. She has a master’s degree from New York University in Food Studies. Her passions are eating, traveling, and eating while traveling.
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Latest Wrestling News

Green Wave wrestlers hungry to reclaim state title
NEW MILFORD — One point — that’s all that separated the New Milford High School wrestling team from claiming its fifth consecutive Class L state championship last year. One lousy point. And while the Green Wave is focusing its attention on seizing …
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Powell working for balance on mat
The Spirit Lake junior is one of the best 220-pound wrestlers in the state, but for someone who strives for perfection on the mat it can be a difficult balancing act at times. “I have my goals set super high and I am super critical of myself,” Powell said.
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Virginia Tech, Hofstra among college winners at Grapple at the Garden
NEW YORK — Nine college wrestling programs entered Madison Square Garden for the sixth edition of Grapple at the Garden Sunday … and five left “the world’s most famous arena” victorious. The event, held at the Theater at Madison Square Garden, opened …
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Latest World Travel News

U.S. and World Travel
Hoping for some Cyber Monday deals in the travel world? Hotels, tour companies, travel booking agencies and even destinations are promising bargains for Cyber Monday, “Travel Deal Tuesday” and other online shopping dates before and after Thanksgiving.
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Chubby Girl Abroad: My Life As A Plus-Sized World Traveler
The world is a fascinating place. I’ve been exploring it voraciously for the last 15 years through my work as a journalist. I’ve visited more than 65 countries (so far). In each, I am treated a bit differently as a plus-sized girl, an unapologetic size 22.
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World travel map: dangerous destinations and safer spots
These are foreign travel recommendations and warnings for Canadians from the government of Canada as of February 2014. Click on any country for more details. Note: This map is for illustrative purposes only. Before you go, visit the government of Canada …
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Asian pop dance group brings K-pop to Virginia Western campus

Asian pop dance group brings K-pop to Virginia Western campus
What’s included? You’ll get delivery of The Roanoke Times every day and access to all of our digital content, including roanoke.com and the eTimes at no additional charge. You’ll get delivery of The Roanoke Times every day and access to all of our digital …
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K-Pop
Seoul rides the “Korean Wave” to promote its soft power far beyond East Asia. ‘The Republic of Korea is a country rich in history, culture and creativity. It’s time to get the word out.’ Leader of Top-Selling K-Pop Group Super Junior Loses Father …
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Korean Embassy to host K-pop cover festival
The Embassy of the Republic of Korea plans to host the final stage of “Myanmar K-pop Cover Festival” at the Myanmar Plaza in Yangon this coming Wednesday. K-pop, short for Korean pop music, is very popular in Myanmar and the Southeast Asian region …
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Houston Food Trucks

Houston Food Trucks
The hand-cut fries are served with an aioli that’s pretty spectacular. @BerniesBurgers The Waffle Bus: Don’t expect a plain waffle from this food truck. With savory smoked salmon waffles and sweet Nutella and banana waffles, The Waffle Bus turns a classic …
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Four Emerging Food Trends to Experience in 2018
The most popular Indian street food will be snacks such as filled puris with vibrant vegetables topped with aromatic sauces and chutneys, as well as fresh seafood pickled in delicious spices. These smoked, seared and grilled delicacies are guaranteed to …
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This Guy Tried to Eat All of the Food at Dollywood in One Day
As a writer for Food & Wine magazine, he was tasked with the enviable job … where he enjoyed beef pot roast, smoked pit ham, meatloaf, cornbread, mashed potatoes, pinto beans, turnip greens, chowchow, coleslaw, and fruit cobbler. While he originally …
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Latest High Diving News

Bethany Hamilton Takes The ‘High Dive’
Bethany Hamilton heads out on the diving board in this new pic from Stars in Danger: The High Dive. The 22-year-old pro surfer will be competing against Jersey Shore star JWoww, actress Alexandra Paul, Kim Richards, Kyle Richards, David Chokachi, former …
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Diving-Miracle man LoBue claims high diving world title
BUDAPEST (Reuters) – Steve LoBue admitted to a “surreal moment” as he became the first American to win gold in the men’s 27 metres high divingat the world championships on Sunday. LoBue’s career-high victory came two years after he was hailed as a “miracle …
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Diving: Simpson wins world c’ships women’s high-diving gold
KAZAN, Russia (AFP) – The United States claimed gold and silver in the women’s high diving event at the world aquatics championships on Tuesday, as Rachelle Simpson took the title. The 27-year-old won gold after three rounds from 20m, where the divers …
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25 Video Game Movies in Development

25 Video Game Movies in Development
There are currently tons of video game movies stuck in development hell, having been the product of a red-hot development deal that never got past the scripting stage (or even the “we’re making a movie!” stage). We’ve decided to forgo including …
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Cheating in Online Video Games
Rules are meant to be broken; video games are no exception. Cheating has a long and storied history in video games, from the infamous Konami code to playing as Bill Clinton in NBA Jam. But that was back when gaming meant sitting huddled around a TV in the …
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Leviticus, the Video Game
As the game begins, cartoon animals go flying in the air, and players must slash their throats by swiping a finger across the screen. Like many similar video games designed for the iPhone and the iPad—most notably the ubiquitous Fruit Ninja—this new …
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Saxophone quartet shares wisdom with WSU students

Saxophone quartet shares wisdom with WSU students
FAIRBORN — It was a little like the Houston Astros giving tips on hitting and fielding to college players. In this case, it was acclaimed saxophone professionals sharing skills and insights with Wright State University music students. Project Fusion, a …
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First details announced for return of Ipswich Jazz Festival in 2018
Following the success of the 2017 festival, which returned after a one-year hiatus with more than 1,000 visitors, work has already been underway on next year’s event set for June 22-24. The not-for-profit weekend features live concerts from renowned jazz …
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Scores Of Birthdays – Many Playing with John Scofield + A Final Feature Look @ The Kenton Singers
Night Train marks the birthdays of pianist Jacky Terrasson, trumpeter Randy Brecker, composer and bandleader Maria Schneider and for Jimi Hendrix’ birthday a cover of one of his songs from the Hudson lineup with John Scofield. Also new music from Pat …
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Proposed Bill Limiting Food Stamps To ‘Healthy Foods’ Dismissed

Proposed Bill Limiting Food Stamps To ‘Healthy Foods’ Dismissed
LITTLE ROCK (KFSM) — A bill that would limit the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) to foods that have “sufficient nutritional value” was dismissed on Thursday (Feb. 9). The bill passed the Arkansas House of Representatives on Jan. 30 …
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“Healthy” Foods Not Necessarily Healthier than Their Regular Counterparts
Campbell’s tomato soup with their regular offering and discovered some very misleading health claims. It’s a good reminder to read food label fine print to make sure you get what you pay for. The news channel’s investigation discovered that the “low sodium …
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