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Brandon Bourdages

$6,000 in Prizes Will Be Given Away During the ‘Smokin’ Good Times BBQ Challenge’

Our family couldn't wait. The winter was long - some might say torturous - so at the very first sign of decent weather we went outside and cooked on the grill. A friend of mine co-hosts a barbecue show, and his show has decided that the time change should officially mark the start of grilling season. I think that's a great (or grate?) idea. In June, the Quincy Knights of Columbus will host the Smokin Good Times BBQ Challenge, so if you haven't done any outdoor cooking, you'll want to start practicing soon. Thousands of dollars are up for grabs! 

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Somsak Sudthangtum
Somsak Sudthangtum

Slate Assigns Porterhouse, Spare Ribs and Loose Meat as ‘Official’ Meats of the Tri-States

If each state in America had an "official" meat, what would those state meats be? That's the question Slate Magazine attempted to answer in the article 'The United Steaks of America.' Slate's effort is impressive. Meats were not allowed to be used twice, only mammal meat qualified for the list, and stews and sandwiches were not necessarily eligible. Here's what was decided for Illinois, Missouri and Iowa:

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Performance Artists Live For 10 Days On Human Hamster Wheel In Brooklyn Gallery
Andrew Burton, Getty Images

Something You Probably Won’t See on the 50 Miles of Art – Artists Living in a Giant Hamster Wheel

When I first heard about this I thought it was pretty weird. Then I watched the video. It's still weird, but it's also sort of impressive. Two artists with backgrounds in carpentry have built two fully-functioning apartments: one on the outside of a giant hamster wheel, and one on the inside.

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Hannibal Cannibal, Hannibal, Missouri
Harold Smith

Design the 2014 Hannibal Cannibal Logo

The annual Hannibal Cannibal 5/10/15K will take place on Saturday, July 5, 2014. The Hannibal Regional Hospital Foundation, sponsor of the Hannibal Cannibal, is once again asking area artists to submit their ideas for a logo for this year's Hannibal Cannibal, and this year's Fun Run for kids.

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Frankie MacDonald

Amateur Weatherman Frankie MacDonald Warns Illinois and Missouri of Approaching Storm [Video]

Let's be honest. The news of yet another winter storm is depressing. If you're like me, at this point you're getting desperate to find some way to stay cheerful. Amateur weatherman Frankie MacDonald just might be able to brighten your day. 

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Wondering About the Music of Savana Santos? Visit Her YouTube Channel!

You've probably heard about Savana Santos, the Quincy girl that auditioned in front of Adam Levine, Blake Shelton, Shakira and Usher for the current season of 'The Voice.' If you're curious about her music, you should definitely check our her YouTube channel.

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NBC's "The Voice"
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Quincy’s Savana Santos Earns an Audition on ‘The Voice’ – Sign Our Digital Greeting Card to Congratulate Savana!

A Quincy Senior High School student recently auditioned for 'The Voice!' According to the Quincy Herald-Whig, 15-year-old Savana Santos was one of only 110 finalists to earn an audition in front of celebrity judges Adam Levine, Blake Shelton, Shakira and Usher.

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Ozzie Smith petitioning White House to designate Opening Day as a national holiday.
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Ozzie Smith Petitioning to Get Opening Day Declared a National Holiday – What Other Days Should Be Holidays?

The Wizard is going to try working some magic in Washington D.C. It has been announced that Ozzie Smith is partnering with Budweiser in an attempt to get Major League Baseball's Opening Day designated as a national holiday.

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