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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Map of Motown: the sites that made the legendary Detroit label

musicMap of Motown: the sites that made the legendary Detroit label
Motown Records would release some of music’s most unforgettable soul and pop records of the next three decades. A defining moment for any first-time visitor to Detroit is squeezing into Studio A, a small room where the Temptations, the Supremes …
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PLAYBILL PLAYLIST: Motown Actress and Soul Singer Morgan James Shares Her Musical Inspirations
Morgan James, who can currently be seen in Broadway’s Motown, will return to Manhattan nightclub 54 Below Sept. 15 at 9:30 PM. In anticipation of her 54 Below concert, James shares her musical inspirations as part of Playbill.com’s Playbill Playlist series.
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Hartland Teacher Immerses Students In Motown Culminating In Public Concert
Bean says the concert and film festival, featuring short student made movies about Motown, will be performed alongside professional musicians from bands like Soul Shake, The Social Bandits and Big Will and 360 Degrees. Admission to the concert is free …
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40+ Superb Soups Made With This Year’s Hottest Ingredient

cusine40+ Superb Soups Made With This Year’s Hottest Ingredient
If you’ve noticed a major uptick in the use of the word pulses as of late, it’s no coincidence. Earlier this year, the UN General Assembly declared 2016 the international year of pulses as a way to spotlight this humble, healthy food group. And, if you …
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Supercharged soups for health, weight loss
You’ve probably heard of juicing, the liquid diet trend that has exploded in recent years. But what about souping? That’s right, souping. Sipping soup or broth to improve health or lose weight is the elixir du jour on the healthy eating scene. At both …
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Best soups in San Francisco and the Bay Area
With all the weather-based complaints lately, the one thing that can easily make the storms better is a hearty bowl of soup. To take the work out of finding the best in the Bay Area, S.F. Chronicle restaurant critic Michael Bauer’s already done the …
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