Greenwich Library Kicks off New Year with Peterson Concert

Greenwich Library Kicks off New Year with Peterson Concert
Greenwich Library’s Peterson Concert Series will host highly acclaimed saxophonist Donny McCaslin and keyboard player Jason Linder on Sunday, Jan. 7 at 3:30 p.m. in the Cole Auditorium. Donny McCaslin and Jason Lindner comprise half of the Donny McCaslin …
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Highlights In Jazz – 45th Anniversary Gala in New York City
The Highlights In Jazz 45th Anniversary Gala launches the 46th season, Thursday, February 22, 2018, at 8 P.M., featuring the Bucky Pizzarelli Trio with guitarist Russell Malone, and bassist Martin Pizzarelli. Acclaimed singer Allan Harris just added to the …

The shape of jazz to come: who to look out for in 2018
The young Guadeloupian drummer Arnauld Dolmen is a very exciting prospect. He’s just made an impressive debut album, Tonbe Leve, that showcases his skills as a composer, as well as improviser, who brings a fresh contemporary jazz sensibility to the …
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Martial Arts Franchise Kicks Butt

Martial Arts Franchise Kicks Butt
Ed Samane is a trim, compact 43-year-old, with the ropy muscles and physical ease of a lifelong athlete. He looks like the type of metabolically gifted man who has never had to worry about what he puts in his mouth. But that’s the furthest thing from the …
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In Afghanistan, martial arts league a distraction from war, poverty
KABUL, March 30 (Reuters) – In a custom-built arena in Kabul, crowds cheered as young Afghan men punched, kicked, and wrestled in the country’s first professional mixed martial arts league, a welcome distraction to the violence besetting the country.
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10 Insane Martial Arts You’ve Never Heard Of
Everybody knows about the Segal arm snap and the Van Damme ballerina kick. Even the popular modern mixed martial arts combat sports are dominated by a fairly rigid set of styles that often result in grueling grappling matches, methodically paced Brazilian …


Mariachi Punk Kicks Off Lincoln Center Out of Doors With Patti Smith

musicMariachi Punk Kicks Off Lincoln Center Out of Doors With Patti Smith
When the poet Patti Smith started performing with a band in New York City in the early 1970s, setting her fiery words to music, she helped to lay the foundation for punk. Tonight she performs an acoustic set and reading with longtime collaborators Lenny …
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‘Mariachi Barbie’ To Make Her Debut This Month In Wide-Brimmed Sombrero
The latest Barbie doll will be dressed in Mexico’s traditional mariachi costume and wide-brimmed sombrero as it joins the 2014 Barbie Dolls of the World Collection, the doll’s manufacturer, Mattel, said. Mariachi Barbie will celebrate “one of Mexico’s most …
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World’s First All-Gay Mariachi Band ‘Mariachi Arcoiris de Los Angeles’ Tell Their Story! Like Share Samaniego …
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Dragon Boat Racing Festival kicks off at Corniche

sportDragon Boat Racing Festival kicks off at Corniche
The Volvo Ocean Race may be on a three-week hiatus but watersports lovers thirsty for action should flock to the Corniche this Friday for the Dragon Boat Racing Festival. The UAE Dragon Boat Associa­tion (UAE DBA) is teaming up with Abu Dhabi Sailing …
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Boat racing comes to Riverside this weekend for Round 2
Roaring SuperStock speedboats and bouncing AquaX watercraft will be racing off Riverside this weekend as the St. Johns River Grand Prix returns off Memorial Park. Admission is free as racing starts at 11 a.m. Saturday and Sunday in a course offshore of the …
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Sprint boat racing becomes a reality in Burley
BURLEY, Id. ( KMVT / KSVT ) In Burley, WARP Racing has developed a spring boat track just north of the airport. There’s already a round track for go carts and a motocross track for motorcycles and four wheelers, but now the sprint boat track is completed …
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Bam! Celebrity chef Emeril Lagasse kicks it up a notch with unique Austin stop

cusineBam! Celebrity chef Emeril Lagasse kicks it up a notch with unique Austin stop
In honor of Lagasse’s latest cookbook, Essential Emeril, Hotel Ella will throw a tasty cocktail party and book signing. Afterwards, Olamaie will host the celebrity chef during a luxurious wine dinner. Olamaie chefs Michael Fojtasek and Grae Nonas will …
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Giada de Laurentiis’ Divorce Finalized, Chef Ordered to Pay Ex Husband 00
E! News has obtained a copy of the divorce docs, which show that the world-famous chef has been ordered to pay her former husband $ 9,000 dollars in monthly child support. The papers also detail how the exes have divided their assets, including their $ 3 …
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Cookie Monster and celebrity chefs urge people to give blood in campaign
The Australian Red Cross Blood Service has used celebrity chefs and the Cookie Monster in its new campaign to get people to give blood which focuses on the biscuit people receive at the end of the process. The new campaign, from Cummins & Partners, …
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