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Wicked Local Reader Photo of the Day, 3-20-19

Check out Winging into Spring and other great reader photos by following wickedlocalpix on Instagram. Your amazing image could be our next Wicked Local Reader Photo of the Day. Email pictures with captions to [email protected]

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On impeachment: should pragmatism Trump principle?

The thought of impeaching Donald J. Trump is enticing, especially because my preferred approach, drawing and quartering, became illegal in the mid 19th century. Despite the allure of impeachment   and despite its having been a pledge on which some new … Continue reading →

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Hanna Review: Now This Is How You Turn a Movie Into a TV Series

How many times have you heard a producer describe a series as “a 13-hour movie” or some variation on that phrase? It’s become a cliché with little meaning, beyond suggesting a vague sense of shame that making a TV show isn’t prestigious enough, even 20 years after the debut of …

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Man who caused Fort Bragg gate closure faces 7 charges

Court proceedings for Nouran Ahmad Shiba Sueidan were held before Judge Robert T. Numbers in U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of North Carolina.

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Lizzy Caplan and Elsie Fisher Will Step Into a Stephen King Classic in Castle Rock Season 2

Prepare to feel some phantom ankle pains after reading this news about Castle Rock’s second season.According to The Hollywood Reporter, Hulu’s horror anthology series […]

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Springsteen News & Link Roundup: Books, clips and E Street releases

No new album yet — but Springsteen books, albums from E Streeters, video archive finds and plenty of Bruce headlines make up our latest news roundup.

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Jane the Virgin Boss Previews Michael’s Return: ‘It Affects the Whole Season’

It’s been almost one year since Jane the Virgin delivered an emotional punch to the gut in one of the biggest jaw- […]

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The Best Relationships on Game of Thrones Don’t Involve Sex

Think about your favorite scenes from Game of Thrones.At least one probably involves dragons (and if none of your favorite scenes involve any dragons, honestly, what is your […]

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Making the Most of a Mudroom

(NewsUSA) – Mudrooms – transition spaces between the outdoors and the indoors that provide storage for footwear, wet clothes, sports gear, and other paraphernalia not wanted in the house – have grown in popularity as American homes have become bigger.”While […]

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Fix a Leak Week Reminds Us to Evaluate our Home Plumbing

(NewsUSA) – Plumbing leaks are rampant and such a problem that the Enironmental Protection Agency (EPA) has a Fix a Leak Week campaign in March to educate the public and save water. FloLogic, a smart leak control technology company, is participating in the effort […]

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Salem celebrates spring equinox

The March equinox marking the start of spring is kind of a big deal here in Salem.As a city that prides itself on its diversity and tolerance, Salem is home to many who identify as pagan and Wiccan – and the spring equinox – which arrived Wednesday, March 30 – …

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OVER THE COUNTER: Awareness can help counter mysteries of MS

Two recent news stories remind us that multiple sclerosis – commonly referred to as MS – doesn’t care if you’re rich or poor, famous or unknown.The first is the interview with actress Selma Blair, who publicly discussed her battle with the disease and how her diagnosis gave a name to …

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WHAT’S UP DOC? Colon cancer

March is colon cancer awareness month, so that is what will be addressed in today’s column.Colorectal cancer (cancer of the colon or rectum) is the second leading cancer cause of death in the U.S., diagnosed in over 140,000 and killing about 50,000 every year; one in 20 Americans will be …

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03/19/2019 – New England’s General Stores: Exploring an American Classic

  Tuesday, March 19th at 7pm: New England’s General Stores: Exploring an American Classic. Journalist Ted Reinstein shares the rich and colorful history of New England’s general stores, how they figured in the rise of early American commerce, why they began to fade, and why they have begun to come …

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03/19/2019 – Ukrainian Egg Deorating

The NTL’s own Kati Bourque will present a brief history on Ukrainian Easter Eggs and teach you how to create your own egg. All materials will be provided and you will go home with an egg that you made! This program is geared towards teens and adults, as you will …

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