Hoppertunity back for another run in Clark Handicap at Churchill Downs on Friday

Hoppertunity back for another run in Clark Handicap at Churchill Downs on Friday
If it’s Thanksgiving weekend in Louisville, it must mean it’s time for Hoppertunity to make a run in the Clark Handicap. The 6-year-old Hoppertunity is back again for the $ 500,000, Grade I Clark at Churchill Downs, with post time set for 5:56 p.m. Friday.
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Homebred Wins Steer Roping Finals
Scott Snedecor had some strong horsepower under him as he won the 2017 National Finals Steer Roping in November. He was riding Freckles Possum Baby, a homebred 2007 gray gelding by Freckles Ranger and out of Pay My Baby by Oh My Gee Whiz. Freckles Ranger …
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Highland Reel on course to bow out in Hong Kong Vase
Aidan O’Brien’s globetrotting five-year-old is among several stars of the Champions Series in line to run in Hong Kong next month Highland Reel has finished first and second in the past two renewals of the Hong Kong Vase. Picture: Racingfotos.com Highland …
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DJ Champion bounces back from cancer scare, headlines Quebec symphony “rave” concert

DJ Champion bounces back from cancer scare, headlines Quebec symphony “rave” concert
Music lovers know Maxime Morin by his stage names, Champion and DJ Champion. But contrary to what those monikers suggest, Morin – whose live band tours as “Champion et ses G Strings” – really is quite a down-to-earth guy. “The media is always …
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Cereal Killer cafe is hosting a morning rave fuelled by niche milk and Pop Tarts
Imagine if you could have a word with your 80s self about what life would look like in 2015. Back then, Mr Motivator was the go-to guy for a wake-up workout and the only milk on offer was from a cow. Yeah, screw you, 80s. Now we live in a brave new world …
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Lone’s “DJ-Kicks” Mix is a Showcase For His Wide-Ranging Tastes
Back in February, Lone—the Nottingham-native producer born Matt Cutler best known for his fluorescent-hued house and neo-rave tunes on albums like Galaxy Garden (2012) and Levitate (2016)—put together a 50-minute set for the Feel My Bicep podcast.
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Olympic Channel General Manager Mark Parkman looks back at a successful year

Olympic Channel General Manager Mark Parkman looks back at a successful year
Recruited to lead the International Olympic Committee’s start-up multimedia platform in August 2015, Mark Parkman developed a strategic plan of implementation which, 11 months later, culminated in the launch of the Olympic Channel following the Closing …
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Teaching Video – Multimedia Workshop
This video allows teachers to lead a workshop on short exposure photography techniques. A fun and participative way to teach pupils about images whilst discovering a particular aspect of the Olympic Games. The first part presents the historical and …
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Prevention of competition manipulation
The IOC’s ultimate goal is to protect clean athletes. We are therefore actively committed to fighting all forms of cheating in sport. The manipulation of sports competitions has become an area of great concern in recent years. Such corruption threatens …
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Popular Greek Food Festival back again in Boise

Popular Greek Food Festival back again in Boise
BOISE — Boise’s beloved Greek Food Festival is back this Friday and Saturday for the 36th year in a row. Hungry participants stretched down the block around lunchtime Friday, waiting to file into the area where fresh gyros, souvlaki and traditional Greek …
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29 Traditional Greek Foods You Must Eat in Greece
Call me crazy, but prior to traveling to Greece I had no idea how delicious the food would be. But, by the third trip to the Mediterranean country there was a deep love fest forming for the tasty traditional Greek food. My days (and nights) were filled …
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Culture & Food in the Greek Island of Crete
We walked around and tried much of the other food around town and they were all really good though our hotel breakfasts were fresh and authentic and we remember them most fondly. We especially remember the feta. It’s a lot less salty than the stuff you …
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Here I go again: Why ‘Mamma Mia!’ and other jukebox musicals keep coming back to KC

Here I go again: Why ‘Mamma Mia!’ and other jukebox musicals keep coming back to KC
This weekend, the music of ABBA will fill Starlight Theatre in the touring production of Broadway’s “Mamma Mia!” Next week, it’s hits by Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons in “Jersey Boys.” And the week after? Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash and …
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The 21 Best Movie Musicals Of The 21st Century
Amazon / New Line Cinema / Amplify / Miramax / 20th Century Fox / ScreenCrush Edit The pictures that are here run the gamut from naturalism to exaggeration, and from mainstream hits to arty experiments. What they have in common is that their songs are at …
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A-List: Five Best Musicals of All Time
We are essentially days away from restarting (yes, already) awards season. The Telluride and Toronto’s film festivals have started or are around the corner. Few things are more fraught with folly than trying to predict the Oscars – except, perhaps …
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It’s showtime! Ariana Grande is going back to musicals and would be PERFECT for these 6 roles

musicIt’s showtime! Ariana Grande is going back to musicals and would be PERFECT for these 6 roles
Ariana Grande has dropped the mic (temporarily) to star in ‘Hairspray Live!‘, this year as Penny Pingleton aka the most accurate role for Ari ever. Since we know theatre, musicals especially is Ari’s first love, we thought why not pick out which …
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The Muni brings audiences ‘Under the Sea’ with production of ‘The Little Mermaid’
“I really enjoy fantasy (musicals) because there are a lot of artistic licenses (one can take) with cast, makeup, costumes and characters,” he said. Lanser and Fisher last appeared at The Muni in the Elvis Presley jukebox production “All Shook Up” two …
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Sister Patricia Joseph Corkery, 94, educator
and at what is now Merion Mercy Academy. She directed many student musicals and operettas at both schools. By studying in the summers, in 1966 she earned a bachelor’s degree in music from Manhattanville College of the Sacred Heart. From 1964 to 1968 …
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Tony Stewart suffers back injury in non-racing accident on ATV

sportTony Stewart suffers back injury in non-racing accident on ATV
“We have received word from Stewart-Haas Racing of Tony Stewart’s accident and injury,” NASCAR chairman Brian France said. “On behalf of everyone at NASCAR, I wish Tony a full recovery and look forward to seeing him back in our sport when he’s ready …
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Todd Gilliland wins K&N season-opener in bizarre finish
In what has to be one of the strangest finishes to a race, Todd Gilliland was declared the winner Sunday night of the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East season opener at New Smyrna (Fla.) Speedway when the race was mistakenly run an extra lap. Gilliland and …
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Cup preview: JTG Daugherty Racing comes in at No. 10
Outlook: JTG Daugherty Racing started the 2015 season looking the way it did when it qualified for the Chase in 2014, with a pair of top-seven finishes in the first three races. But the next time AJ Allmendinger cracked the top 10 was Pocono, and the …
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How Mamata Banerjee’s Biswa Bangla is bringing dying arts, crafts back from

trendHow Mamata Banerjee’s Biswa Bangla is bringing dying arts, crafts back from
Biswa Bangla is an initiative to promote the state’s dying arts and crafts. It was thought up in 2013 and the first store to sell products under the brand came up in 2014 in Kolkata. After establishing her brainchild in West Bengal and the country …
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170+ Vendors Prepare For Sioux Empire Arts And Crafts Show
Over 170 exhibitors will be at the Sioux Empire Fairgrounds this weekend with handmade treasures of all varieties for the Sioux Empire Arts and Crafts Show beginning Friday. There will also be plenty of food, music and fun to get you into the holiday …
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Arts and Crafts style taboret made circa 1900
A. You have an Arts and Crafts taboret and it was used as a plant stand or beverage stand. Arts and Crafts furniture was made in Europe and the United States from around 1880 to 1910. The movement began in England and quickly spread to the United …
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Rick Ross & 50 Cent Are Still Going Back & Forth On Instagram

musicRick Ross & 50 Cent Are Still Going Back & Forth On Instagram
Rick Ross and 50 Cent’s beef may be eternal. The two have been feuding since 2009, and just when you feel the tension between the two has died down, 50 finds a way to the light it up once again. As with most of Fif’s battles, the comments have been …
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How ESPN Is Incorporating HipHop Artists To Expand Its Audience
Hailing as one of America’s most prominent and consistent counter cultures, hip-hop has been able to combat issues such as institutionalized racism, while still being able to provide club symphonies at King of Diamonds. The artists that embody hip-hop …
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Rapper Young B: Ex-Manager’s Trying to … Jack My ‘Love & Hip Hop‘ Check
Young B — best known for her 2006 hit “Chicken Noodle Soup” — says a former manager is extorting her for a cut of her “Love & Hip Hop: New York” dough, and he might get her tossed from the show. The rapper says she hadn’t heard from Arthur Smith in 5 …
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Barrio Boogie’s back! Proud Chicanos reenact bygone ‘pachuco’ days in LA

musicBarrio Boogie’s back! Proud Chicanos reenact bygone ‘pachuco’ days in LA
Rockabilly and doo-wop singer Vicky Tafoya remembers growing up as the youngest of 12 siblings surrounded by mid-century furniture, memories of her mother talking about World War II and photos from that era. “Nothing changed. They kept everything and …
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The Rise and Fall of College Rock
… rock ‘n’ roll (goth, ska, mod, punk, rockabilly, etc.)? There is, for example, no Robert Gordon (seventies rockabilly revivalist) or Paul Weller (the second-wave “modfather”) figure of college rock rallying a “college-rock revival”; at least not on …
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Rockabilly con Tony Tuono & band al Peter Pan
Torna il grande Tony Tuono e la sua band venerdì 23 ottobre dalle 22:00 al Peter Pan di Bellinzona per una serata tutta rockabilly e all’insegna del ballo. Entrata gratuita e senza aumento di prezzi. Sono gradite le ‘old cars’, parcheggi riservati …
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