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11 best Jamie Foxx movies to watch right now

For Hollywood artists, versatility is the key to a successful career. Actor, singer and comedian Jamie Foxx is pretty much the personification of the term ‘triple threat’. The 53-year-old has constantly evolved throughout his career and seems determined to push the boundaries of what fans expect of him. Born Eric …

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Calendar of events for Westlake

Note: In response to concerns about the coronavirus, events in the region may be subject to cancellation, postponement or participation limits. Please contact the organizers to confirm event details. May 25 Tuesday Story Time: 10:30 am via Zoom, hosted by Westbank Libraries. This program develops early literacy skills through story …

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Young Texas artists see a bright future

MONTGOMERY COUNTY, TX – May has been an exciting month for Young Texas Artists (YTA) as community members rallied to help the nonprofit meet the $ 50,000 matching grant challenge of the YTA leadership team, enabling the fine arts group to raise over $ 100,000 in just 35 days. And …

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Community calendar | News | hammondstar.com

Saturday, May 1 Hammond Farmer’s Market, 8 am to noon, 2 W. Thomas Street With a live concert this week by the Southeastern Community Music School String Orchestra, 10:30 am to 11:30 am Household Hazardous Recycling Collection, 8 am to noon, Zemurray Park, 406 S. Oak St., Hammond. No commercial …

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When the cellos play, the cows come home

LUND, Denmark – At a recent performance of Tchaikovsky’s ‘Pezzo Capriccioso’, a handful of spectators leaned intently forward, eyes shining, a few encouraging sniffs escaping from the otherwise hushed floor. Although relatively new to classical music, they seemed to listen closely to the eight cellists on stage, raising their heads …

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Michelle Zauner of Philly’s Japanese Breakfast Has New Memoir Born of Sorrow and New Album Full of Joy | Health

PIHLADELPHIA – Before Michelle Zauner wrote “Crying in H Mart,” her beautiful heartbreaking memoir about grief, food and her Korean American identity, she had already created two works of art about the loss of her mother, Chongmi, cancer in 2014: the Japanese Breakfast Albums “Psychopomp” and “Soft Sounds from Another …

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Greensboro Music Teacher Brings Harmony With New Anthem

Washington Montessori’s Jerry Davis spent weeks creating the original song and recording a music video with his students. GREENSBORO, North Carolina – An unprecedented school year is drawing to a close for Washington Montessori students. All grade levels are back in classrooms – and struggling to reconnect. Music teacher Jerry …

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Bits & Bytes: OLLI speaks with Dr. Joe Coughlin of MIT’s AgeLab; Summer Youth Program Adventures in Music; United Live Community Celebration; BCC virtual information sessions

OLLI at BCC will present a virtual discussion with Dr. Joe Coughlin, researcher, educator, speaker and advisor whose work explores how global demographics, technology and changing generational behaviors are transforming businesses and society. Photo courtesy OLLI OLLI will present “The New Future of Old Age in Today’s Longevity Economy” PITTSFIELD …

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