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Meet Puddin', a two-year-old Black Labrador/Great Dane mix who is energetic and playful. She is described by volunteers...
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Repurposing bug hasn't caught me
Shabby chic came into vogue in the decorating world a decade or so ago. Poufy couches covered in vintage linens, and romantic muted tones were the hallmarks of that decor. Tuscan, modern and now industrial chic are all styles which have made their way into homes. ...
Movie Review

Randy's Review: 'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes'
By Randy M. Cauthron, Managing Editor ~ 07/17/14
Set 10 years after, "Rise of the Planet of the Apes," the second film exploring the rise to power of the apes population and the fall of mankind finds us in dark times ... literally. A group of rag tag survivors, lead by Dreyfus (Gary Oldman) and Malcom (Jason Clarke), are attempting to keep a small population of humans alive in the ruins of what was previously downtown San Francisco. ...
Book Review

Book Review: 'My family and other hazards'
By Kate Padilla, Daily Reporter Staff ~ 07/17/14
At 10 years old, June Melby's schoolteacher parents decided to purchase the Tom Thumb Miniature Golf Course in Door County, Wis. For the next 30 years they drive from their school-year home in Iowa to Wisconsin and run the golf course through the summer. Melby's memoir, "My Family and Other Hazards," begins with the phone call she receives from her mother that they have sold the golf course...
Music Review

Music Review: 'Nobody dances in this town'
By Kate Padilla, Daily Reporter Staff ~ 07/17/14
It's not hard to miss the musical influences of "He's My Brother, She's My Sister" in listening to their most recent album, "Nobody Dances in This Town." Even from the first track, "Tales That I Tell," the rhythms and melodies are very reminiscent of early rock 'n' roll...
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