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5 Best Things to Eat and Drink This Weekend in Metro Phoenix

Beer Dinner: Huss Brewing Company Saturday, August 2 We're pretty excited that well-known Valley chef Matt Taylor has relocated to...
Phoenix New Times  |  07-31-2014  |  Chow Bella

Wm. Steven Humphrey's Worst. Night. Ever!: FaerieWorlds

For those just joining us, the reasoning behind Worst. Night. EVER! is for you to gain some sort of sick...
The Portland Mercury  |  07-31-2014  |  Blog Town, PDX

Arrest Made in 2010 Fatal Shooting

"GREENSBORO, NC (July 30, 2014) –  Nearly four years after Rodney Len Frazier was found fatally shot on his front...
YES! Weekly  |  07-31-2014  |  The YES! Weekly blog!

Thursday Must Reads: OPD Ordered to Reinstate Cop Who Shot at Scott Olsen; Black BART Workers Subjected to Racist, Violent Threats

Stories you shouldn’t miss: 1. An arbitrator ordered the Oakland Police Department to reinstate a cop who was fired for...
East Bay Express  |  07-31-2014  |  Ear Bud

Shorter Weppner: #BlameTheHelp

In regard to “infected poors”, our intrepid candidate dons a new pair of clownshoes:  You may remember Laura Yingling from...
Artvoice  |  07-31-2014  |  Artvoice Daily

Metro Times is getting a new website today

Your favorite local alternative weekly is getting a digital facelift at around 4 p.m. today, and we need your help...
Metro Times  |  07-31-2014  |  News Blawg

Burger Week Profile: Foster Burger

Burger Week runs August 11-17th If Foster Burger didn't do Burger Week, I probably wouldn't either. That's how much this...
The Portland Mercury  |  07-31-2014  |  Blog Town, PDX

Breast Cancer Rates Are Higher In Flower Mound, but Officials Have No Idea Why

Roger MommaertsWomen in Flower Mound may be more susceptible to breast cancer than in other areas.A state study released yesterday...
Dallas Observer  |  07-31-2014  |  Unfair Park

NPA candidate Kirk LaPointe slams Gregor Robertson in a show of support for the Vancouver Aquarium

Municipal Election »NPA mayoral candidate Kirk LaPointe has issued a statement voicing strong support for the Vancouver Aquarium.NPA candidate Kirk...

Good Morning, News!

Impeachment Lite! Some House Republicans are having a hard time saying the "I" word when it comes to President Obama...
The Portland Mercury  |  07-31-2014  |  Blog Town, PDX

U.S. News & World Report Ranks High Point Regional as one of the Best Hospitals in the Piedmont Region

"HIGH POINT, N.C. - High Point Regional has been recognized by U.S News & World Report as one of the...
YES! Weekly  |  07-31-2014  |  The YES! Weekly blog!

Sound Advice: Bob Reuter's Alley Ghost at Kudzu's

From a Memphian frame of reference, Bob Reuter was something akin to Don Perry and Jack Oblivian having a baby...

Poets explore love, Denver style, at the Denver County Fair

The Denver County Fair, now in its fourth year, was conceived as a big, fat blue-ribbon love letter to everything...
Westword  |  07-31-2014  |  Show and Tell

Last chance for DISH tickets at early-bird prices

Get ready for the kickoff of the fall food season! On Sunday, September 7, DISH will return to Sculpture Park...
Westword  |  07-31-2014  |  Cafe Society

As a musician, industry member and fan, Sarah Slaton sees Denver music from all angles

Sarah Slaton can't stop saying yes to Colorado music. In addition to her avid support of the scene as a...
Westword  |  07-31-2014  |  Backbeat

St. Louis Symphony Announces Ten New Live at Powell Hall Concerts

The St. Louis Symphony has just added ten new concerts to its 2014-2015 Live at Powell Hall concert series. Highlights...
Riverfront Times  |  07-31-2014  |  RFT Music

5 Must-See Movies in Metro Phoenix This August

Some of your favorite comic and cartoon characters might be coming to life this month on the silver screen. Or...
Phoenix New Times  |  07-31-2014  |  Jackalope Ranch

Santa Ana Federal Judge Seeks August 2015 Trial on $5 Bil Suit Against Standard & Poor's

Hey, remember that worldwide economic collapse of 2008? My, how time flies when you're watching your 401k vaporize. Well, the...
OC Weekly  |  07-31-2014  |  Navel Gazing

Martinis and Movie Fundraiser at The Frida Screens The Women This Friday!

The Frida Cinema's marquee, which has long withstood the pressure of Southern California's idiosyncratic weather patterns since its use in...
OC Weekly  |  07-31-2014  |  Navel Gazing

Winston-Salem Chamber Announces Presenters for the 13th Annual Tech Briefing

"The Tech Council of the Winston-Salem Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce ten presenters for the 13th Annual Tech...
YES! Weekly  |  07-31-2014  |  The YES! Weekly blog!

Grovetoberfest Returns With More Beer Than Ever: Get Your Insider Discount Code

Just about had it with summer? Between killer mosquitoes and alternating burning sun and thunderstorms, we're looking forward to the...
Miami New Times  |  07-31-2014  |  Short Order

Peter Murphy on Why "I Can't Think of Myself as the Godfather of Goth at All"

"No jaded shock star ... A seeking searcher, a shifting shape, a spirit lifter." Those are the words of post-punk...
Miami New Times  |  07-31-2014  |  Crossfade

Miami Bass' Ten Best Producers and Musicians

Miami is the undisputed world heavyweight champion of bass, and the globe's leading progenitor of trunk rattle, rear-view shake, and...
Miami New Times  |  07-31-2014  |  Crossfade

Win Free Tickets for Oliver Heldens at Mansion Miami

The funky house revival lives on, and the latest fresh-faced producer taking the scene by storm is coming to show...
Miami New Times  |  07-31-2014  |  Crossfade

First Look at True Food Kitchen, A Restaurant Based on Dr. Andrew Weil's Anti-Inflammatory Diet

It's sad, but true: When you think of the "healthy" food options available in Houston today, there aren't many exciting...
Houston Press  |  07-31-2014  |  Eating Our Words

Stand-Ups Josh Johnson and Aaron Aryanpur Will Be on Fox's Laughs (and How Aryanpur Almost Lost His Big Shot)

Courtesy of Laughstvshow.com A new TV show is trying to bring stand-up comedy back to mainstream television in a way...
Dallas Observer  |  07-31-2014  |  Mixmaster

City Pages live tweets the Fringe

For theater critics around town, the Fringe Festival is a little like college finals: lots of studying, planning, writing, and...
City Pages (Twin Cities)  |  07-31-2014  |  Dressing Room

Film podcast: The over-stuffed end-of-summer edition with Guardians, Lucy, and Get on Up

On this week's , Stephanie defends her Guardians of the Galaxy review against internet trolls who tell her to go...
City Pages (Twin Cities)  |  07-31-2014  |  Dressing Room

Dinner Lab, a pop-up restaurant concept, expands to Denver

Pop-up restaurants aren't new to Denver; they hit their peak of popularity in the dark days of the Great Recession,...
Westword  |  07-31-2014  |  Cafe Society

Group Working on Selling David Beckham to Bring MLS to Fort Lauderdale

It's in the very infantile stages. That is to say, it's just an idea that's come up. But the Fort...
New Times Broward-Palm Beach  |  07-31-2014  |  The Pulp

Roy Andrew Langley: Officials Seeking Kin

Officials in Kentucky are seeking relatives of a Texas man who died there in 1994, but who was only recently...
Houston Press  |  07-31-2014  |  Hairballs

Ralph-Michael Giordano recreates classic Hollywood photos with Colorado actors

Colorado's independent film scene is booming, says filmmaker and photographer Ralph-Michael Giordano, whose exhibition A Colorado Tribute to Classic Hollywood...
Westword  |  07-31-2014  |  Show and Tell

Why Jeremy Messersmith should release a live album

The storied year of sensitive rocker Jeremy Messersmith has understandably focused on the dynamics and thrills of his latest record,...
City Pages (Twin Cities)  |  07-31-2014  |  Gimme Noise

The Best Comics in July Part 2: Four Weird Mysteries and Lumberjanes

Each month the staff at 8th Dimension Comics picks out the best book to review. Click here for Part 1...
Houston Press  |  07-31-2014  |  Art Attack

Silent Flight Coffee Now Delivers Cold Brew Valleywide

Just when you were beginning to feel left out, Silent Flight Coffee announced that it will expand services to deliver...
Phoenix New Times  |  07-31-2014  |  Chow Bella

311 at Bayou Music Center, 7/30/2014

311, Full Service Bayou Music Center July 30, 2014 Three songs into Wednesday night's show at Bayou Music Center, 311...
Houston Press  |  07-31-2014  |  Rocks Off

The Basic Bitch Breakdown: Your Guide to Basics in Tempe, Scottsdale, and Phoenix

Courting Disaster is Jackalope Ranch's weekly column of dating horror stories, observations, how-tos, and more by Katie Johnson. Names of...
Phoenix New Times  |  07-31-2014  |  Jackalope Ranch

Prison Work Crew Finds Million-Dollar Marijuana Stash On Side of Road

Did you or somebody you know accidentally leave more than 600 pounds of marijuana on the side of a road?...
Riverfront Times  |  07-31-2014  |  Daily RFT

Critic's Notebook: An 'Oklahoma' where the bustiers come sweeping down the plain

Brushing a bit of dust off an old classic is director Brian Clowdus' aim with Serenbe Playhouse's latest show, Rodgers...
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  07-31-2014  |  Fresh Loaf

The Morning News: Boeing Deals Another Blow to Washington State, The GOP Hates the Man God Picked to Be the Pope, GOP Sues Obama for Being the President

What does Boeing do after getting billions from our state? "Boeing confirmed Wednesday that the largest version of its 787...
The Stranger  |  07-31-2014  |  Slog

Florida Gubernatorial Candidate Embarking On Brewery Tour

Libertarian candidate for governor Adrian Wyllie wants the craft beer vote, as he makes his way around the state on...

Cannibal Corpse Performing In Broad Daylight: Photos

Extreme death metal band Cannibal Corpse typically moves in the darkness, spreading evil with songs such as "Dismembered and Molested,"...
Riverfront Times  |  07-31-2014  |  RFT Music

LGBT Pols Ready to Play in State

With black folks playing the spoiler in the Mississippi Republican Senate primary, bucking many traditional notions about how politics work in the Magnolia State, gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people are making a political play of their own.
Jackson Free Press  |  R.L. Nave  |  08-01-2014  |  LGBT

What Is ‘Common Core’ All About?

The Common Core, a set of math and English language arts standards that spells out what skills students are expected to master in kindergarten through 12th grade, will be rolled out in every Mississippi school this year.
Jackson Free Press  |  Jackie Mader and The Hechinger Report  |  08-01-2014  |  Education

Hope is the Resolve

Indie rock quartet Signals tells a story about the challenges of faith on their new EP, Hindsight
Tucson Weekly  |  Joshua Levine  |  08-01-2014  |  Profiles & Interviews