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Southside Times Aug. 28 – Sept. 3, 2014

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#IceBucketChallenge

Southsiders participate in “viral” challenge to raise awareness money for ALS research Social media recently has been filled with videos of the #IceBucketChallenge. Everyone from celebrities to politicians have taken the challenge raise awareness and fundraise for the ALS Association by dumping buckets filled with ice water on themselves – and the Southside is no
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August 28th, 2014

Opinion


Torry’s Top Ten 8/21/14

By: Torry Stiles

Top ten things you should know before heading off to college 10. If it’s wet and it’s not yours; don’t touch it. 9. Forget ramen noodles. Beef-A-Roni is the bomb. 8. No. Your roommate does NOT like cleaning up after you. Get a paper towel and scoop that up before it dries. 7. Maximum shelf
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August 21st, 2014

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Weekly Movie Review 8/28/14

By: Adam Staten

If I Stay; Very, Very Forgettable     As much as Hollywood loves big blockbuster sequels and useless remakes, there is another trend that has gained considerable steam and momentum in Hollywood over the last couple of years. One could easily make the argument with the insanely popular Hunger Game series, the awful The Mortal
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August 28th, 2014

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Living

The Indispensable Bee

By: Wendell Fowler

In my childhood, mom served honey on white bread with butter.  All I knew was when Native American Indians spread it on a land-grabbing white man’s body, it effectively attracted fire ants. Palatable honey was discovered in the tombs of ancient Egyptians Pharos. Honey never goes bad since it’s acidic, and therefore, not conductive for
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August 28th, 2014

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LATEST NEWS

5:34 pm

Southsiders participate in “viral” challenge to raise awareness money for ALS research Social media recently has been filled with videos of the #IceBucketChallenge. Everyone from celebrities to politicians have taken the challenge raise awareness and fundraise for the ALS Association by dumping buckets filled with ice water on themselves – and the Southside is no
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5:26 pm

If I Stay; Very, Very Forgettable     As much as Hollywood loves big blockbuster sequels and useless remakes, there is another trend that has gained considerable steam and momentum in Hollywood over the last couple of years. One could easily make the argument with the insanely popular Hunger Game series, the awful The Mortal
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6:28 am

In my childhood, mom served honey on white bread with butter.  All I knew was when Native American Indians spread it on a land-grabbing white man’s body, it effectively attracted fire ants. Palatable honey was discovered in the tombs of ancient Egyptians Pharos. Honey never goes bad since it’s acidic, and therefore, not conductive for
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6:00 am

We’ve asked for your best pet photos and you sent them to us… presenting our first PET LOVERS ISSUE Pets are more than just animals living in our homes; they’re family. Their sweet faces and personalities are something many owners take pride in, often sharing stories of something cute or funny their sweet or spunky
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7:08 am

Ashley and Martin Ausbrooks find support in their Southside community as Ashley overcomes cancer while pregnant with their first child Ashley and Martin Ausbrooks, Franklin Township residents, tried for two years to have a baby, going through two rounds of in vitro before finally becoming pregnant with a baby boy. Fifteen weeks into the pregnancy,
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5:48 am

Alec Volz is on a “road to recovery” with strong family and community support one year after he was struck by a car Whenever a guest walks into his room, Alec Volz gives a big grin. As of recently, he may even give a peace sign to welcome them in his home. This is a
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5:47 am

The Expendables 3; a mess, but an entertaining one   With the unofficial end of summer, Labor Day, only a couple of weeks away, summer 2014 is quickly approaching its conclusion.  But before we reach the annual end of summer holiday weekend, we still have a few weeks left in August.  In terms of the
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