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  • Beautician keeps working as she celebrates 101st birthday

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Callie Terrell was the oldest working beautician in Tennessee on her 100th birthday last year. Now her 101st birthday is here, and she’s wiser, sassier and still a busy bee. Between an interview, birthday phone calls and whipping up a pineapple pound cake for Thanksgiving, Tuesday was a busy day for the great-grandmother. “Well, I can’t describe it,” she told WREG. “I’m thankful I’m physically able to do some of the things I used to do.” Those […]

  • Grandmother to celebrate 4th Thanksgiving with teen she accidentally invited to dinner

    PHOENIX – A text message sent to the wrong number brought an Arizona grandmother and a 17-year-old high school senior together on Thanksgiving in 2016 – now, they are getting ready to celebrate again, for the fourth year in a row. Wanda Dench thought she had messaged her grandson to tell him what time the Turkey Day festivities would begin, adding, “Hope to see you all. Of course that includes Amanda & Justin.” Little did she know, her grandson had […]

  • Chefs behind viral Thanksgiving meal on New York subway share why they cooked up the feast

    NEW YORK — A group of New Yorkers served  up a full Thanksgiving dinner on the L train in a video that’s gone viral. “We planned this for three months,” Jodell Lewis, who came up with the idea, told WPIX. “I said ‘let’s take it to the train, let’s do Friendsgiving on the train.'” And, for a whole hour Sunday evening, with tables and decorations and while the train was making stops from Union Square to Broadway Junction, dinner was […]

  • Oh baby! Hospital caring for 12 sets of newborn twins at one time

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Inside the NICU at St. Luke’s Hospital it’s cuddle time for 12 families. “I’m pretty blessed. I’m pretty happy about it,” Whitney Cathy said. That’s because she just gave birth to twins. Fraternal twins Callie and Camden Riley were born Nov. 5 at the Kansas City, Missouri hospital. But the brother-sister duo aren’t the only set of twins in the NICU unit. Counting the Rileys, there are 12 sets of twins altogether. St. Luke’s said this […]

  • The Vatican World Opens in “The Two Popes” Film

    “The Two Popes” is inspired by true events and it’s an intimate story of one of the most dramatic transitions of power in the last 2,000 years. Behind the vatican walls, the conservative Pope Benedict played by Anthony Hopkins and the liberal and now Pope Francis played by Jonathan Pryce, must find a common ground to create a new path for the Catholic church.  The story mostly revolves around Pope Francis and takes us through an emotional journey of his […]

  • Chadwick Boseman Plays Real-Life Hero in New “21 Bridges” Film

    “21 Bridges” is out in South Florida theaters— it follows an embattled NYPD detective who is thrust into a citywide manhunt for a pair of cop killers after uncovering a massive and unexpected conspiracy. Chadwick Boseman, who recently played Black Panther in the Marvel Cinematic Universe plays a real-life hero in the police thriller. Boseman also shared that he saw “21 Bridges” as an opportunity to make a film that was compelling as well as cinematic, noting how that combination […]

  • Celebrate with the Community the 57th Annual Christmas on Las Olas

    The Christmas season is finally here!   The 57th annual Christmas on Las Olas takes place on Tuesday Dec 3rd from 5-10 pm and it’s 3 full blocks of family fun! “You got some great attractions like Snow Mountain. It’s a one of a kind attraction where it’s just sixty foot snow luge, so you get to slide on real snow or ice. It’s ice so your hands are cold when you’re going down it.  Our ice skating rink is not […]

  • This Miami Restaurant has Made Thanksgiving Yummier and Easier!

    Our Melissa Marrero talks with Smith and Wollensky executive chef, Mark Flemming, about their prefixed menu being offered for Thanksgiving! For full Thanksgiving menu go to https://www.smithandwollensky.com/thanksgiving-offer/

  • Musical Stars, and Local Company Help Recovering Addicts

    Some famous musicians, like Steven Tyler of Aerosmith, are directly and indirectly a part of a local company called Recovery Unplugged. Recovery Unplugged is a unique, music-assisted treatment program in the fight against drugs and alcohol. Paul Pellinger, who co-founded recovery unplugged in Fort Lauderdale in 2013, started experimenting with using music to help people recover 25 years ago. Pellinger has even written a book titled, “Music is our Medicine: The Story of Recovery Unplugged.” “This is not a gimmick. Now we […]

  • Legal Advice: Workers Compensation

    If you got injured on the job then you might be concerned about workers compensation. Attorney Mark Dickstein of the Dickstein Law Firm tells us what his client’s number one question is when filing for workers comp. “Am I going to get fired, typically the answer is ‘I don’t know’ you’re not suppose to. There’s a law out there that says if you are intimidated, placed under duress, or terminated because you filed a valid claim for workers compensation benefits,  that […]

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