Sights and sounds from BYU football spring camp: ‘It’s time to get going for next year’

Sights and sounds from BYU football spring camp: ‘It’s time to get going for next year’
PROVO – With snow blanketing the roads outside, the BYU football team hit the Indoor Practice Facility field on Monday morning for the Cougars’ first practice of spring camp. BYU, starting its second full season under Kalani Sitake’s coaching staff, will …
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Mississippi State capitalizes on Ole Miss turmoil, signs head coach Dan Mullen to an extension
Mississippi State Bulldogs head football coach Dan Mullen signed a multi-year extension yesterday to keep him in Starkville, MS through the 2020 season. Mississippi State’s Dan Mullen receives 4-year extension thru February 2021. He will earn $ 4.5 …

WATCH: Texas Longhorns RB Chris Warren rehab feature
Texas Longhorns running back Chris Warren III couldn’t have asked for a better start to his collegiate career. Warren set a Texas freshman record with 276 yards and four touchdowns against Texas Tech at the end of the 2015 season. In his first start.
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Michigan beers to try this spring other than Oberon

cusineMichigan beers to try this spring other than Oberon
The big spring beer release that get’s the most attention is, of course, Oberon, from Bell’s Brewery. But there are many other beers being released this spring that deserve your attention and your taste buds. I’d love to hear from you! Let me know what …

Brew Woo offers a toast to craft beers
Wachusett Brewing Co. and Austin Liquors presented the Brew Woo craft beer festival Saturday at the DCU Center, hosting more than 80 breweries that ranged from Yuengling, which bills itself as America’s oldest brewery dating to 1829, to Flying Dreams …
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First Listen: Betsy Beers, Jesse Williams on that Grey’s Anatomy Japril twist
This week, Beers catches up with Grey’s Anatomy star Jesse Williams, who teases how Jackson will deal with his mom’s shocking move at the end of Thursday’s episode. Catherine (Debbie Allen) basically tricked April (Sarah Drew) into giving her …
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Spring festival guide: From food to music to culture, it’s all fair game

cusineSpring festival guide: From food to music to culture, it’s all fair game
DEWEY BALFA CAJUN AND CREOLE HERITAGE WEEK: Vermilionville Living History and Folklife Park, 300 Fisher Road, Lafayette. “The Greatest Week of Cajun and Creole Culture on the Planet!” forklore workshops and culinary celebrations. Prices vary …
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Food Truck Friday cruises back into town April 8
Following huge success from its debut year, Food Truck Friday will return this spring. The event will kick off April 8, in the parking lot at Epworth United Methodist Church in Rehoboth Beach. It will run from 4 to 7 p.m. every second and fourth Friday …
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Lowcountry Cajun Festival
The 25th Annual Lowcountry Cajun Festival returns to James Island County Park on Sunday, April 3, 2016 from 12 – 6 p.m. Bringing Louisiana living to the Lowcountry, the Cajun Festival is a full-day of music, Cajun and Creole foods, children’s …


Leander to Get Chartered Little League Baseball in Spring


Leander to Get Chartered Little League Baseball in Spring
Starting in Spring, Leander’s children will be able to take the field for a newly formed, and officially chartered, Little League Baseball league, announced the city on its website. Kids aged 4-12 will be able to compete across three age divisions …


Local Baseball Team Headed to Little League World Series
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo.- The Grand Junction Challenger Baseball Team is headed to the 2016 Little League World Series. This is the first Challenger team out of Colorado to play in an exhibition game in Williamsport, Pennsylvania. Challenger baseball is …
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What’s Happening: Continental Little League registration
WCYAA — Registration for T-ball and baseball league for boys and girls, ages 4-8, at Heather Farm Park. $ 225. 925-933-4884, n Clayton Valley Little League — Tryouts by appointment for boys 13U competitive league. At Clayton …
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Texas’ Spencer Massey tops NHRA Top Fuel qualifying at Spring Nationals

sportTexas’ Spencer Massey tops NHRA Top Fuel qualifying at Spring Nationals
BAYTOWN – NHRA Top Fuel drag racer Spencer Massey of Fort Worth has won 18 career Top Fuel races on the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series circuit, but he has never won an NHRA Top Fuel race in Texas. On Saturday at the 28th O’Reilly Auto …
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Favorites yet to emerge in NHRA
It’s most obvious in the flagship Top Fuel category, where six different drivers have triumphed in the six races to date, with a list of winners that reads like a modern drag racing who’s who: Shawn Langdon, Tony Schumacher, Spencer Massey, Brown …
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Top Fuel points leader Brown to race in Toyota Grand Prix Pro/Celebrity event
Instead of taking this weekend off from his full-time job driving Don Schumacher Racing’s Matco Tools/U.S. Army Top Fuel dragster and staying at home near Indianapolis, the 2012 NHRA Top Fuel world champion heads west today to begin preparing for …

NEW YORK CITY rings in Spring with food, colors, and dance!

cusineNEW YORK CITY rings in Spring with food, colors, and dance!
New York City’s largest Festival of Colors (6th Annual Holi Hai! – by NYC Bhangra) NYC Bhangra’s Holi Hai!, the Indian festival of colors. Come enjoy the music, culture, colors, dance, food, and much more! NYC Bhangra’s mission of engaging … Facebook …
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Wrapchic in the Bullring: We try the food at the Indian burrito company
There are two things in this world that I love to eat more than any other – burritos and Indian food. So Wrapchic is naturally something I’ve been wanting to try for a considerable amount of time. What better time to try than with the opening of this …
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The Taste of a Parsi Home Fare
After introducing our patrons to Parsi home-style food, we shall present some of our takes on Parsi food, but that will come in a little later. Our food is more of a tribute to the Parsi community. We are serving, what is essentially Indian food, that …
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Butler vocalists to present spring concert

musicButler vocalists to present spring concert
Event highlights. 1 Butler Community College will host a vocal music concert Thursday and Friday from 7:30-9:30 p.m. A matinee performance will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday. 2 The theme, “Camera” is the second part of a three-part performance trilogy …
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Reunion Jazz Band plays Watchung on March 28
The Reunion Jazz Band, led by saxophonist Ed Finkel and featuring vocalist Gabrielle Stravelli, will perform at the Watchung Arts Center on March 28. Finkel, a resident of Watchung for nearly 30 years, played jazz saxophone with big bands in the 1950s …

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The choir is under the direction of Betty Ward and will feature 60 vocalists from various churches of the area. •New Hope Lutheran Church will have a Maundy Thursday Seder Meal at 6 p.m. A traditional Seder Meal will be served followed by a worship …
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A dozen tips for the best of spring skiing

sportA dozen tips for the best of spring skiing
We still have a few more weeks of skiing and snowboarding, but things are much different these days with warmer weather and changing snow conditions. Spring can be one of the most enjoyable times on the slopes with anything from deep powder to slush.
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Lack of Snow Chills Lake Tahoe Ski Resorts
KINGS BEACH, Calif.—Normally in February, this Lake Tahoe community is blanketed in snow. But this year, there has been so little that the 89-year-old Old Brockway Golf Course here opened Jan. 31, two months earlier than normal. “It’s remarkable …
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Fresh snow brings skiers to area ski resorts
“It wasn’t quite cold enough at the start of the season and we have had to make a lot of snow,” said Marcy Ament, marketing manager at Bear Creek. “Most people don’t care whether it’s man-made or natural — they just want to ski. They just want snow.”.
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