Riverbration boat race that started in the 1950s set to return to Allegheny River

551389700bd3a.imageRiverbration boat race that started in the 1950s set to return to Allegheny River
It’s been around two decades since boats last roared along the Allegheny River competing against one another in a Kittanning racing event. But in August, the three-day Riverbration boat race that first began in the 1950s is set to return. The 2016 …

The great snake boat race of India
These are external links and will open in a new window The annual snake boat race in the southern Indian state of Kerala is a unique sporting spectacle because of its scale and popularity. Faizal Khan watched the event at the weekend to explain why …
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Women’s University Boat Race turns tide with historic first Thames race
(CNN)For more than 150 years, men’s rowing crews from Oxford and Cambridge have battled it out for supremacy in the annual University Boat Race on London’s River Thames. A lot of water has passed under the bridge since the race was first contested over the …
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‘Korean Madonna’ Kim Wan Sun to return with special album in April to celebrate 30 years since debut

‘Korean Madonna’ Kim Wan Sun to return with special album in April to celebrate 30 years since debut
Veteran singer Kim Wan Sun will be making a comeback! The ‘Korean Madonna’ will be holding a concert marking her 30th anniversary on April 15, where she’ll be revealing her new title song for the first time. According to an entertainment representative on …
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Pop diva Whitney Houston dies
Whitney Houston, the gospel-inspired pop singer who sold more than 140 million albums with her emotive renditions of such hits as Greatest Love of All and I Will Always Love You, and who struggled with drug abuse and a troubled marriage, died …
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Pop diva Katy Perry named woman of the year
Singer Katy Perry has been honoured with the woman of the year title at the 2014 Elle Style Awards. The 29-year-old was presented with the award in London, in recognition of her efforts to empower women across the world and her huge success in the music …
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Gordon’s return gives NASCAR bump

sportGordon’s return gives NASCAR bump
Yet it was a welcome bump just the same for NASCAR. In a season that’s been full of quality racing though plagued by a malaise of television ratings and attendance, NASCAR received a boost with the return of future Hall of Famer Jeff Gordon.
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2017 NASCAR Cup Series race start times, networks announced
CONCORD, N.C. –We’ve known the 2017 NASCAR Cup Series schedule since May, but the race times and broadcast networks were yet to be released. Wednesday afternoon, they were officially announced. “It’s our responsibility, collectively as an industry, to …
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After Indy farewell, NASCAR’s Tony Stewart has unfinished business
I’ve always know what a great guy and what a great race auto driver he is, and now I know more about who Tony Stewart really is. Not only does the defending Sprint Cup Series champion routinely enjoy dominant performances in NASCAR’s premier series …
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Chef Sam Talbot won’t return to Pig + Poet in Camden

cusineChef Sam Talbot won’t return to Pig + Poet in Camden
The hottest chef on the Midcoast is not returning to Whitehall this summer. Some sizzle just left the pan. Celeb chef Sam Talbot opened the Pig + Poet in the renovated Camden inn run by Lark Hotels last May with lots of pomp and swagger. But sadly, for …
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SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Williams-Sonoma announces a three-city dinner series presented by Visa featuring members of the Williams-Sonoma Chefs’ Collective. Established in 2015, the Williams-Sonoma Chefs’ Collective is a group of leading …
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Young chefs whip up a storm in cookathon
Chef Andrew said: “Cooking a meal from scratch is an essential life skill which, I believe, should be encouraged from an early age. “Not only does it educate children about healthy foods and a healthy lifestyle but the job itself is creative and great …
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Lacrosse notebook: Experienced Mt. Lebanon favored to return to boys lacrosse

sportLacrosse notebook: Experienced Mt. Lebanon favored to return to boys lacrosse
It’s quite possible that the Mt. Lebanon boys lacrosse team has the inside track on appearing in its fourth consecutive WPIAL Division 1 boys championship. Coach Mike Ermer, however, isn’t ready to book the Blue Devils trip to Highmark Stadium for the …
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Hayden Edelson nets Israel lacrosse selection
Great Neck South High School alumni Hayden Edelson has represented Israel in international lacrosse games before. But after being selected for Israel Lacrosse’s U-19 national team for this summer’s Federation of International Lacrosse World …
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Virginia Wesleyan senior becomes ODAC’s all-time points leader in lacrosse
Virginia Wesleyan senior Josh Currier became the all-time points leader in ODAC men’s lacrosse history in Wednesday’s 19-11 victory over Southern Virginia. Currier entered the match with 288 points, two shy of the all-time record of 290 held by Matt …
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VideoGaiden – the return of video gaming’s greatest TV show

trendVideoGaiden – the return of video gaming’s greatest TV show
The pair are shooting the extremely belated fourth season of VideoGaiden, the cult BBC video gameshow that originally wrapped up in 2008. While the likes of GamesMaster and Bad Influence! brought gaming culture to the mainstream in the 1990s and early …
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MSU-made ‘Tuebor’ video game uses AI to continually challenge its players
Video gaming is about to get a lot more interesting, thanks to a Michigan State University researcher and Strength in Numbers Studios Inc., the Lansing company he is working with. Arend Hintze, the researcher, is an assistant professor in integrative …
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Bushnell Council hears proposal for video gaming parlor
BUSHNELL — The financial backers behind a proposed video gaming parlor are ready to break ground — if the city can assure them of the liquor license that’s needed to obtain a video gambling license. Travis Hiel, of Hiel Enterprises and Hiel …
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As Golf Returns to the Olympics, a Brazilian Golfer Hopes to Return to Rio, Too

sportAs Golf Returns to the Olympics, a Brazilian Golfer Hopes to Return to Rio, Too
But it was not just the return of golf to the Olympics for the first time since 1904 that interested her. It was that Hannemann’s hometown, Rio de Janeiro, would be the host. Because Brazil is the host nation, at least one Brazilian will be invited to …
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Djokovic eyes French Open and Olympics
Novak Djokovic has set his sights on surpassing his almost perfect year by winning the only two major titles to have eluded him – the French Open and Olympics. Djokovic enjoyed a fitting finale to the best season of his life as the Serb crushed Roger …
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Road to the Olympic Games: 4 things to watch this weekend
Hosted by veteran broadcasters Scott Russell and Andi Petrillo, Road to the Olympic Games chronicles athletes’ journeys on and off the field of play. Here’s what to look for on this weekend’s shows on CBC Television and CBCSports.ca.
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Jeff Gordon says return to Hendrick Motorsports rainbow colors possible

sportJeff Gordon says return to Hendrick Motorsports rainbow colors possible
Since announcing two weeks ago that 2015 would be his last full season in NASCAR’s top series, Jeff Gordon has become the focus of much fanfare and attention. That continued on Friday when the four-time Sprint Cup champion told a fan on Twitter that he …
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HScott Motorsports names Jay Guy crew chief for Michael Annett
HScott Motorsports announced Friday morning veteran crew chief Jay Guy will has joined the organization to serve as crew chief for Michael Annett’s No. 46 Pilot Flying J Chevrolet. Guy joins HScott Motorsports after serving as a crew chief for David …
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Hendrick Motorsports announces changes to Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s pit crew
A Hendrick Motorsports spokeswoman confirmed to FOXSports.com on Thursday the identities of three new members of Earnhardt Jr.’s six-man over-the-wall crew for 2015. The newcomers to Earnhardt Jr.’s No. 88 Chevy crew are front tire changer David …
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