Made in Chicago: Roller Derby Inspires World Celebration August 13 through 19

Made in Chicago: Roller Derby Inspires World Celebration August 13 through 19
Roller Derby, at the Chicago Coliseum Aug. 13, 1935 (Image Provided) World Roller Derby Week Aug. 13-19 will include an inaugural annual public celebration, retro-style games and a national community service blood drive in honor of the invention of Roller …
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This roller derby player goes by the name Hebrew-Ham Lincoln
NEW YORK (JTA) — Dara Fineman may not be the only Jewish player in the Gotham Girls Roller Derby League, but she’s the only one who sports a Star of David painted over her eye. Her derby name is plenty Jewish, too: “Hebrew-Ham Lincoln” — yes …
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It’s not your grandmother’s roller derby
Dave and Beth Corson drove in from Tampa Sunday afternoon to watch their daughter participate in a new team sport that involves knocking other players to the ground. “I just hope she doesn’t get hurt,” said Beth Corson, repeating the mantra of mothers …
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Concerts, fairs happening around Utah in August

Concerts, fairs happening around Utah in August
SALT LAKE CITY — Summer is in full swing throughout Utah. With the warm weather comes pleny of outdoor activities and opportunities to enjoy your community. Here are a few things to do before saying goodbye to summer and hello to school and fall.
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The Price of Free Summer Concerts
The big Mavis Staples concert in Central Park last Saturday cost about $ 75,000 to produce. The venue was packed. And admission to the show, kicking off the popular SummerStage concert series, was free. But not for Jack Riordan. A SummerStage member at the …
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Vancouver Concerts, Nightlife, Clubs, Music Events and Fun!
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400+ Denver Concerts to See in August

400+ Denver Concerts to See in August
Indie-folk rockers The Head & The Heart will be returning to Red Rocks this year with a two show run. Supporting the return of The Head & The Heart is the pop-rock band Grouplove. Both acts are known for the energy they put into their music and the …
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DAR Legends: Michael Jackson
-Before I write an article, I usually go out of my way to do more research just to double check my knowledge on the topic. Today, there’s no need to do anything of that sort. The topic of discussion, Michael Jackson, is the greatest artist I’ve ever had …
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George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic
ecording both as Parliament and Funkadelic, George Clinton revolutionized R&B during the ’70s, twisting soul music into funk by adding influences from several late-’60s acid heroes: Jimi Hendrix, Frank Zappa, and Sly Stone. The Parliament/Funkadelic …
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