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Jeff Dorsey
Jeff Dorsey

Do You Remember the Pet Rock Craze? Here’s How it Started

The year was 1975. The place was a bar in Los Gatos, California. That is where a struggling 38-year-old freelance writer by the name of Gary Dahl was enjoying his favorite beverage when the conversation turned to pets and all the work it is to have them. What happened next is beyond belief.  

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ABC

‘Roseanne’ Is Getting the Revival Treatment Because What Show Isn’t?

What's old is new again. Again.

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Category: News, Television
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Neilson Bernard / Pool, Getty Images

Glenn Frey’s Son to Join the Eagles

Glenn Frey's son Deacon is apparently joining the Eagles when they play the Classic East and Classic West music festivals this summer.

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Ghost Woman in Forest
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Have You Heard of The ‘Haunted Hill’ In Mexico, Missouri?

In the year 1884, just west of the town of Mexico, Missouri, was an area designated as the “Ghost District” due to the frequent sightings of paranormal activity on the hill of the main county road.

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David Bowie Remembered On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame
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Let’s Start a Quincy Walk of Fame

We have all heard of the "Hollywood Walk of Fame" where celebrities get their name on a star and placed on the historic sidewalk in California.  It got me to thinking, why can't we do the same here in Quincy? A "Quincy Walk of Fame". I brought this up over a year ago and thought I would revisit the idea. Let's say we use the sidewalk surrounding Washington Park. So now we have the location, so who should get a star with their name on it?

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Jennifer Hudson The Voice Joining
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Spotlight on Jennifer Hudson: She’s Joining ‘The Voice’

Miley Cyrus will also rejoin the show for its 13th season.

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‘American Idol’ Officially Returning to ABC: Dim The Lights, Here We Go

The show ended its 15th season in 2016.

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Alanis Morisette Manager Jail
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Alanis Morissette’s Former Manager Jailed for Stealing Millions From Singer

Jonathan Schwartz took upwards of $5 million from Morissette, alone, between 2010 and 2014.

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Youtube
Youtube

Did This Youtube User Unearth Pics From the First-Ever Dogwood Parade?

Well this is interesting.

While scouring the interwebs for information on Quincy’s Dogwood Festival, I may have stumbled upon some never-before-seen images from the Gem City’s inaugural spring celebration in 1970.

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Thinkstock
Thinkstock

Summer Day Trips Can Be Fun and Inexpensive

Graduations are happening, the grass is growing and little league baseball is starting up. It all leads up to the fact that summer is coming and will be here soon (June 20 to be exact).

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