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This Day In History – November 17

1954 Arnold Palmer signed a contract with Wilson Sporting Goods and became a pro golfer!  Simply one of the best ever!  1968 The ‘Heidi Game’ happened on TV NBC cut away from the final minutes of a New York Jets and Oakland Raiders game to begin a TV special, "Heidi" on schedule The TV audience missed Oakland score [...]

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This Day In History – November 16

1907 Happy Birthday to the 46th state today!  In this state: Females are forbidden from doing their own hair without being licensed by the state Dogs must have a permit signed by the mayor in order to congregate in groups of three or more on private property This state will not tolerate anyone taking a [...]

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Free Community Thanksgiving Dinner In Manhattan

The Manhattan Community Thanksgiving Dinner will be held at Old Chicago from 11:00am – 2:00pm on Thanksgiving Day - November 26 The meal will be served like previous years, just a different location. This is at the NEW Old Chicago location -  2001 Clock Tower Place (corner of Kimball & Vanesta). The Flint Hills Breadbasket and Manhattan [...]

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Woman Obsessed With Kip Moore Divorces Husband for Him! (Video)

Jenna, 26, and her estranged husband Travis appeared on The Dr. Phil Show on Friday, and she spoke candidly about her love for Kip Moore. She has even left her husband for the Country Star, who (no surprise) isn't really interested. Check out the craziness!    

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This Day In History – November 13

1942 President Roosevelt lowered the minimum draft age from 21 to 18 1991 Disney's Beauty & The Beast was released  It was the first animated feature EVER nominated for a Best Picture Oscar It ended up winning Best Song and Best Original Score 1993 Michelle Pfeiffer  married Boston Legal genius creator David E. Kelley Today is their 21st Anniversary! -Tyler Jackson

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This Day In History – November 12

1892 William "Pudge" Heffelfinger became the first professional football player when he was paid for helping the Allegheny Athletic Association beat the Pittsburgh Athletic Club He earned $500 1954 Ellis Island, in New York Harbor, closed The nation's busiest immigrant inspection station processed more than 20 million immigrants since 1892 My great grandfather was one of [...]

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This Day In History – November 10

1775 The U.S. Marine Corps was organized under authority of the Continental Congress   SEMPER FI! 1951 Direct-Dial, Coast-To-Coast Telephone Service began The mayor of Englewood, New Jersey called the mayor of Alameda, California 1969 Sesame Street debuted! The next five seasons aired on HBO first, and then aired for free on PBS nine months later Can you tell me how [...]

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This Day In History – November 6

1869 The first intercollegiate football game was played -- in New Brunswick, New Jersey  Rutgers beat Princeton 6-4, with each team fielding 25 men, though not all at once 1935 Edwin H. Armstrong announced his development of F.M. Broadcasting! 1956 President Dwight D. Eisenhower and his VP, Richard M. Nixon, were reelected! They defeated Democrats Adlai E. Stevenson and his running mate, Estes Kefauver by aoubt 9.5 [...]

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