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5 Questions: Globetrotter Handles Franklin

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In 2007, Chris “Handles” Franklin’s lifelong dream came true when he became a member of the Harlem Globetrotters. He graduated from Lock Haven University (PA) with the rank of the all-time assist leader in basketball. Nationally, he was also ranked in the top 10 for assists and steals. For the last 8 years, he has…

5 Questions: Tom Cotter

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5 Questions is a feature by Steve Duffy – The comedian and 2012 “America’s Got Talent” runner-up will be headlining at The Wilbur Theatre. The Providence native is very excited to be returning to his roots and sharing his comedic chops with his Boston fans. SD: How has your career changed since performing on “America’s…

Downtown Lynn Cultural District’s Snow Art Winner

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From DTLCD – #LynnArtSnow Winner! Check out Soraya Cacici’s “Play Balls” which was the winner of our Snow Art Challenge. Many thanks to everyone who participated. Soraya is the winner of a $10 gift card to D’amici’s Bakery Downtown and 2 tickets to Arts After Hours upcoming production of The Complete History of America Abridged.…

Downtown Lynn Cultural District Snow Art Contest

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From the Downtown Lynn Cultural District – The DTLCD will run a snow art contest starting tomorrow and ending Monday at 5pm.  Those interested must create an original art piece using snow.  Once complete, contestants need only take a photo of their snow creation and post it to Facebook, Twitter or Instagram with the #LynnSnowArt. …

5 Questions: Selma Director Ava DuVernay

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5 Questions is a feature by Steve Duffy – As a former publicist, Ava DuVernay was working on a movie set when she had her “Aha” moment about becoming a director. She found her voice through directing several independent films and now thanks to “Selma,” DuVernay made history as the first African-American woman ever nominated…

5 Questions: Anthony Edwards

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5 Questions is a feature by Steve Duffy – Anthony was born and raised in Burbank California with his identical twin brother Eddie. Both boys were fascinated with celebrities at a very early age. Living near the famous NBC TV studios in Burbank, they would sneak in and watch various TV shows being taped. After…