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Brothers Ron and Clint Howard have memoir coming in October

NEW YORK (AP) — Filmmaker-actor Ron Howard and actor Clint Howard are brothers, former child stars and fellow Hollywood veterans. They'll now share their unusual story in book-length form. The Howards have a deal with William Morrow for "The Boys: A Memoir of Hollywood and Family." It's scheduled to come out Oct. 12. According to William Morrow, a HarperCollins imprint, the book arose in part out of public curiosity over […]

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Gun rights advocates sue lawmakers over virtual meetings

DOVER, Del. (AP) — Gun rights advocates have filed a federal lawsuit challenging continued virtual meetings of the Delaware General Assembly after Democrats rammed two controversial gun-control bills through the state Senate. The filing of the lawsuit Friday comes amid partisan bickering over the Democrat-controlled legislature continuing to meet online rather than in person. The decision by Senate Democrats to fast-track passage of the gun control bills last week served […]

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DE State Police Investigating Fatal Pedestrian Collision- Selbyville

Selbyville - Delaware State Police are investigating a fatal pedestrian collision that occurred Friday afternoon. On April 9, 2021, at approximately 12:59 p.m., a yellow 2006 Ford F-250 Selbyville Fire Police truck, was stationary facing north on Polly Branch Road in the southbound lane just north of Lighthouse Road, with its emergency equipment activated. The vehicle was being utilized to assist with traffic control while on scene for a separate […]

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Group tallies cost of reducing Chesapeake Bay pollution from PA

An environmental group says that Pennsylvania would have to spend more than $500 million a year to meet a looming deadline for reducing pollution that flows into the Chesapeake Bay. The York Daily Record reports that the group is called PennFuture. It has made a list of proposals that could help the state reduce the amount of manure, fertilizer and dirty storm water that's seeping into the nation's largest estuary. […]

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Miss America to be crowned in live event after virtual year

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — The Miss America organization says it plans to crown its 100th winner in December before a live audience at the Mohegan Sun casino's arena in Connecticut. The announcement Thursday was made after a year of virtual appearances and delayed competitions due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Miss America and Mohegan Sun announced a three-year partnership to hold the finale and associated events at the southeastern Connecticut facility. […]

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Celebrity zookeeper Jack Hanna diagnosed with dementia

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The family of celebrity zookeeper and TV show host Jack Hanna said he's been diagnosed with dementia and will retire from public life. In a news release Wednesday, his family said it's believed he now has Alzheimer's disease that has progressed quickly in the last few months. The 74-year-old Hanna was director of the Columbus Zoo from 1978 to 1992 and still serves as its director […]

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Police release name of girl, 16, who died in ATV crash

LEWES, Del. (AP) — Police in Delaware have identified the teen girl who died in a fatal accident involving an all-terrain vehicle in Lewes. The Delaware State News reported Thursday that Margaret Browne, 16, of Rehoboth Beach, died Tuesday. Master Cpl. Heather Pepper of the Delaware State Police said the ATV was traveling at a high rate of speed when the operator lost control on a private driveway. Four other […]

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Mountaire Announces Scholarship Funds Available

$80,000 Available to Children and Grandchildren of Employees, Growers, Grain Producers MILLSBORO, Del. – April 7, 2021 – Mountaire Farms, the country’s fourth largest chicken processer, has dozens of $2,500 scholarships available for the children and grandchildren of employees, poultry growers, and grain producers. The deadline to apply is June 7, 2021. “This is another great benefit of working for or with Mountaire Farms,” said Phillip Plylar, President of Mountaire […]

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Fleetwood Mac Live – Digital Download Giveaway Promotion

The Fleetwood Mac Super Deluxe Live Edition is available as of April 9th! 3-CD/2-LP Super Deluxe Edition Includes A Newly Remastered Version Of The Classic Double Live Album With More Than An Hour Of Unreleased Live Music, Plus Unreleased Demos For “Fireflies” And “One More Night” On Bonus 7-Inch Vinyl Rhino.com Exclusive “Tour Edition” Also Includes Replica Ticket, Backstage Pass, And Other Ephemera Giveaways courtesy of Rhino.com STARTING MONDAY APRIL […]

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Man, a steal! Rare Superman comic sells for record $3.25M

NEW YORK (AP) — One of the few copies of the comic book that introduced Superman to the world has sold for a super-sized, record-setting price. The issue of Action Comics #1 went for $3.25 million in a private sale according to ComicConnect.com, an online auction and consignment company. It narrowly bested the previous record for the comic, set in the auction of another copy in 2014 for slightly over […]

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