Mountain bike riders participate in endurance race through Riverside State Park

Mountain bike riders participate in endurance race through Riverside State Park
Beddome Allen was tired and sweaty after finishing a 15-mile mountain bike race in first place Saturday, but a few hours later he would do it all again. And again. Allen and 521 of his closest friends kicked off the 24-hour Round the Clock mountain bike …
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Barry Bonds in Colorado for USA Pro Challenge cycling race
Barry Bonds showed up in Colorado on Monday for the start of the USA Pro Challenge cycling race as it kicked off in Durango en route to Telluride. The former San Francisco Giants slugger was along the race route with the crowd in Durango and then rode in a …
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Disco Mountain Bike Race Series at Mill Mountain
ROANOKE, Va. (WDBJ7) The Wednesday Night Disco Mountain Bike Series started last week and being new to the area I wanted to conquer Mill Mountain … or so I thought. Mountain bikers young and old alike took to their bikes and made the 5-mile climb.
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Latest Pets News

Work With Pets: 6 Jobs In The Cleveland Area
Almost everyone loves a furry critter. They’re good for mental health, they help people relax and de-stress. Now, you can find work helping handle all manner of animal with these five recently posted positions from the Patch.com job board
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Devoted owners do anything to keep pets healthy
The ladies were dressed in their new winter sweaters, an older gentleman was eager to visit with anyone who dropped by and the staff was dispensing delicious treats. Extended family was on hand to visit and laugh, and the place had an overall air of …
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Pets of the week:
Seymour is a 5-month-old domestic medium-haired friendly male cat who just wants to be petted. His adoption number is A125052. Morpheus is a 2-year-old pit bull mix. This handsome male loves people, is good with other dogs and enjoys toys. COURTESY …
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Latest Alternative Rock News

Latin Alternative
September 12 at 4:15 a.m. The rock en español pioneers are playing two shows in L.A. over the next two months, one at the Hollywood Bowl and one at Disney Concert Hall with the L.A. Phil. August 14 at 5:45 a.m. Roberto Carlos Lange, the man behind Helado …
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Rock, blues maven Elle King will headline Columbia’s Famously Hot New Year’s party
She is a singer-songwriter, guitarist, bassist and banjoist famous for her hit single “Ex’s and Oh’s,” and internationally renowned for her unique sound encompassing rock, soul … www.famouslyhotnewyear.com American alternative Southern …
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Alternative Rock
Scott Weiland, who fronted the Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver, died on Thursday at 48, his wife Jamie Weiland confirmed to the L.A. Times. A post on the musician’s Facebook page said Weiland “passed away in his sleep while … Continue reading →
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Chefs from Xochi, Ritual, Kata Robata and more help homeless shelter raise $500,000

Chefs from Xochi, Ritual, Kata Robata and more help homeless shelter raise 0,000
Traditionally, the Beacon Day Center’s annual “Come to the Table” dinner begins with an al fresco reception in the downtown homeless shelter’s garden. And though Thursday’s rain forced the much-anticipated cocktail hour and amuse bouche hour indoors, the …
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Chefs Rally Against Foie Gras Ban
Politicians and chefs are squaring off as a state law prepares to start. A French delicacy is serving up a debate between some of California’s most high-powered chefs and politicians. The days of foie gras are numbered in the Golden State. Come July 1 …
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CHEFS Catalog Closing
A longtime business in Colorado Springs is shutting its doors. More than 150 people will soon be out of jobs. Employees At CHEFS Catalog tell 11 News they found out about it in a meeting Friday. They say they were shocked and upset to hear the news.
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Latest NBA Basketball News

Warriors’ Stephen Curry active tonight against Boston Celtics
Stephen Curry will play Thursday against the Boston Celtics in a much-anticipated matchup on prime time television. The Warriors guard will be active for the TNT game — assuming no setbacks in pregame warmup — after missing Monday’s win over the …
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Game Preview: San Antonio Spurs vs. Oklahoma City Thunder
Talent is a heck of a trump card. It’s why many saw the Oklahoma City Thunder as one of the few viable challengers to the Warriors’ cake walk to another title as soon as they managed to add Paul George and Carmelo Anthony to a team that already …
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Cleveland Cavaliers at Charlotte Hornets: Live score, updates and stats
The Cleveland Cavaliers (7-7) will wrap up their four-game roadtrip on Wednesday night, as they take on the Charlotte Hornets. Get live updates, stats and analysis. You can also chat with other fans in comments section.
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Latest Electronics News

Electronics housing 3d models
box was created to house electronic circuits for driving LED lights, round opening in side was used for incoming power cord and on/off switch, square holes were for multi pin connector from… This housing fits in 2020 Kossels. It’s fine for additional …
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Police: Couple used baby in stroller to shoplift electronics
McDONOUGH — A duo suspected of shoplifting electronics from Best Buy is thought to have used their baby to smuggle stolen goods out of the Jonesboro Road store. The Henry County Police Department is now asking for the public’s help to identify the …
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New study shows possible link between electronics and depression in teenagers
A study published just this week in the journal Clinical Psychological Science finds that increased time spent with electronic devices might have contributed to an uptick in symptoms of depression and suicidal thoughts over the last several years among …
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Violinists give Royal Strings founder Benteler a musical tribute

Violinists give Royal Strings founder Benteler a musical tribute
During his more than 40 years as a musician, Franz Benteler made a name for himself not only as a violinist, but also as a strolling violinist. The Royal Strings Orchestra, which he founded, headlined the Consort Room at the Continental Plaza in Chicago …
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York violinists participate in 26th YASS Spring Recital
York Area violinists had an opportunity to showcase their talents in front of a group of music enthusiasts April 25 at the 26th Annual YASS (York Area Suzuki Superbows) Spring Recital, hosted by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 2100 …
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Violinist’s pre-Olympic ski race results were ‘rigged’
LJUBLJANA, Slovenia — Four Slovenian ski officials were suspended Friday for allegedly rigging the results of pop violinist Vanessa-Mae to help her qualify for the Winter Olympics in Sochi. Competing in Sochi for Thailand as Vanessa Vanakorn, using the …
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Latest Soups News

Progresso Removing Added MSG from All Progresso Soups
MINNEAPOLIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Progresso confirmed today that it is removing added monosodium glutamate, or MSG, from all Progresso soups. “Twenty-six Progresso soups are already free of added MSG,” says Kyle Duea, marketing manager for Progresso …
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Sound The Sharia Alarm! Campbell’s Makes Halal Soups
Earlier this year, Campbell Canada introduced a line of halal-certified soups. The 15 soups comply with Islamic dietary regulations which, much like kosher regulations, prohibit certain foods and define the right way to slaughter animals. The line, which …
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Borscht soups up the season
I love eating borscht in the winter, after it has been raining for days, when it’s cold and damp and I need something hot and comforting with sustenance. But, the truth is, the very best time to make borscht is right now, late summer. Farm markets and …
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Our Man Crush This Week: Anthony Joshua #OMCM

Our Man Crush This Week: Anthony Joshua #OMCM
Anthony Oluwafemi Olaseni Joshua was born on 15 October 1989 in Watford to a Nigerian mother Yeta Odusanya and a British father Robert of Nigerian and Irish descent. Specifically, he is of Yoruba ethnicity. Anthony Joshua grew up for some of …
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Area fighters getting Combat ready
With Combat just days away, area fighters are hard at work getting ready. The Claremore VFW will serve as the venue for a full night of fights. The night’s fight card features 15 fights with at least three title bouts. COMBAT!’s Logan Cunningham said the …
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Artur Beterbiev Stops Enrico Koelling to Win the Vacant IBF Light Heavyweight Title
After an intense game between Alabama and Mississippi State, we got an intense boxing card on ESPN. The main event featured a battle of two young, undefeated fighters in Mike “Yes Indeed” Reed, 23-0, 12 KO’s, as he took on Jose Ramirez, 20-0, 15 KO’s.
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Public Astronomy Program at New Pond Farm on Novmeber 18

Public Astronomy Program at New Pond Farm on Novmeber 18
Public Astronomy Program at New Pond Farm on Novmeber 18: Fall constellations and Andromeda Galaxy The Discovery Center at Ridgefield with New Pond Farm Observatory, 101 Marchant Rd., West Redding, is offering a public astronomy program on Saturday …
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Giant Space Explosion That’s Never Been Witnessed Before Challenges What We Know About Stars and Black Holes
Space is full of things that go bang in the night, but usually scientists just spot new explosions, not new types of explosions. Not so for the team studying a giant outburst scientists labeled PS1-10adi, which, despite the completely unassuming name, is …
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Astronomers Use Shadowy Alien Worlds to Peer Inside Stars
Distant planets tell all: A new analysis uses alien worlds’ orbital treks to peek inside their stars. NASA’s ever-watchful Kepler space telescope has identified thousands of exoplanets by noting the tiny brightness dips caused when these worlds “transit …
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