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  • WWII veteran asks for cards to celebrate 100th birthday

    It’s a milestone birthday for a WWII veteran, and one New York lawmaker wants to make sure his wish comes true! Emil Valentine is turning 100 next month and said he always wanted birthday cards from all over the world. His family turned to Representative Sean Patrick Maloney (NY-18), requesting his assistance in honoring Valentine ahead of his birthday. Valentine served in the 27th Infantry Division during the war. “Emil answered his country’s call to serve and now it’s our […]

  • Super Worm Moon: Final supermoon of 2019 arrives with spring

    The final supermoon of the year is coming this week and it’s happening just a short time after the official start of spring. Spring begins this Wednesday, March 20 at 5:58 p.m. EDT. The supermoon — this one is called the Super Worm Moon– will happen at 9:43 p.m. EDT —  several hours after the official start of spring. Space.com reports that for people on the U.S. East Coast, the moon will rise about 20 minutes before sunset, by 7 p.m. local time, […]

  • Free ice cream cone from Dairy Queen for the first day of spring? Sweet.

    Free ice cream is really cool, and on Wednesday, you can get some from Dairy Queen! DQ is giving away free cones this Wednesday to mark the first official day of spring. You can get a free small vanilla cone at “participating, non-mall locations” on Wednesday, March 20. There’s a limit of one per customer. “We love that our tradition of Free Cone Day has become synonymous with return of warmer weather and bringing people together,” said Maria Hokanson, executive […]

  • Colorado company creates app that will detect credit card skimmers

    BOULDER, Colo. – A company based in Boulder has created a new app that can detect a credit card skimmer at gas stations. SparkFun Electronics was contacted by local law enforcement and provided with skimming devices. With information from those devices, they designed an app for your phone that can be used to detect skimmers. The app is called Skimmer Scanner and is available for Android devices. It works by searching for bluetooth transmission, which is how skimmers typically transmit your credit card information. […]

  • Watch: Men use Lime scooters to move couch several miles

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. — A woman recorded two men moving a couch using Lime scooters last week in St. Louis and well…just watch. Ivana Bosnjak said she saw the men moving the furniture through the Southwest Garden neighborhood at around 6 p.m. March 14. The video has gone viral, generating thousands of Facebook shares and comments. One of the comments comes from a man who said he was involved in the move. Matt Cortigiani writes: “A little background: Alex Wheels and […]

  • Tech Tuesday: BTS Apple Music

    You can tell Zane Lowe really loves his job, he’s the Creative Director of Apple Music, the app pre-installed on millions of iPhones worldwide. Apple has been a force in the music industry ever since it introduced the iPod. Then, it broke up the album, and sold songs for 99 cents on iTunes. Now with over 50 million paying subscribers, it’s luring folks away from Spotify and Pandora. A similar $10 monthly subscription gives you unlimited access to millions of […]

  • Inside South Florida: Miami Open

    One of America’s top tennis tournaments, the Miami Open, is underway this week in its new home! The tournament is being held at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens. In 2015, an appeals court prevented upgrades from being made to the Key Biscayne complex, where it was previously held since 1987. In 2017, the Miami Open signed an agreement with Miami-Dade County to move the annual tournament to Hard Rock Stadium. Over 500-million dollars was spent in additions and renovations […]

  • Cheap Seats: Panthers Preview

    The Panthers are playing great hockey of late, and they’ve been a lot of fun to watch. You’ve got a couple of chances to see them at home this week at the BB&T Center. Here’s what the cats are up to over the next few days. They get it going tonight on the road, as Florida heads to Dallas to battle the Stars. Dallas is among a group of teams hovering around 7th place in the Western Conference standings, so for […]

  • Comic Connoisseur: Arrow’s Last Season

    Arrow’s season 8 will be it’s final season, the flagship show of The CW DCTV series. Arrow will end next season, Oliver Queen himself, Stephen Amell made the announcement on twitter writing “playing Oliver Queen has been the greatest professional experience of my life, but you can’t be a vigilante forever Arrow will return for a final run of 10 episodes this fall. There’s so much to say, for now I just want to say thank you.” So what does […]

  • She lost her mother before her wedding but received this heartfelt hidden message on her shoes.

    LEICESTERSHIRE, England — A bride-to-be received a special wedding gift from her mother who passed away from cancer. According to Fox News, 38-year-old Emma got engaged in 2016 and hoped her mother would be beside her on her big day. Unfortunately, Emma’s mother was battling terminal lung cancer and passed away in 2017, long before her daughter’s wedding day. Emma, who is set to get married in August, was “blown away” when she received a special gift in the mail last […]

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