Buckshot Dot Makes Rim Country Artists Laugh | Culture & Leisure

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Science Fiction/Fantasy Anthologies for Young Readers | Culture & Leisure

Growing up, James Maxey moved around a lot with his family. In each new city to explore, Maxey would go on his bike and find the nearest public library where he would consult all the science fiction anthologies available. “The ’70s was still the heyday of print collections, quirky shorts and short stories like that,” … Read more

Arts in Brief: Inside Out Accessible Art Announces Course Offerings | Arts and theater

Inside Out Accessible Art announces course offerings BLOOMINGTON — Classes at the Inside Out Accessible Art Gallery and Cooperative, 200 W. Monroe St., Suite 102, Bloomington, have been announced. Courses offered include: Create your pride (2 private lessons); UV resin jewelry; 12 p.m.-1 p.m., August 13, 12-17 years old or 1:30-2:30 p.m., August 3, 18 … Read more

‘I really haven’t learned anything’: COVID graduates face university | Health and fitness

By COLLIN BINKLEY – AP Education Writer Angel Hope watched the math test and felt lost. He had just graduated near the top of his high school class, winning scholarships from prestigious colleges. But on this test — a University of Wisconsin exam that measures what new students learned in high school — all he … Read more

Auditions this month for ‘A Child’s Christmas in Wales’ | Culture & Leisure

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Review: Jamie Foxx Hunts Vampires in ‘Day Shift’ Comedy | Culture & Leisure

This year marks the centenary of FW Murnau’s “Nosferatu”, a long time for us humans but only a blip for vampires. If you were looking to celebrate the anniversary of this silent classic, which still casts a long and ominous shadow over all subsequent vampire films, you could do so with what is perhaps its … Read more

Telluride Jazz Festival Begins Friday | Culture & Leisure

The Telluride Jazz Festival this weekend promises a plethora of good times and even better tunes, as the annual musical gathering embodies everything that makes the genre so fun and diverse. Kicking off Friday at Telluride Town Park, this year’s headliners include Terence Blanchard with The E-Collective & Turtle Island Quartet, The Motet and Yola. … Read more