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This Wayne Brady Cover is a Real Thriller


I’m sure that by now, you’ve got your Halloween costume all figured out. But what about the soundtrack? The Monster Mash. Ghostbusters. This Is Halloween. The Time Warp. Don’t Fear the Reaper.  Werewolves of London.  Is it even Halloween without these songs?  If you spent an entire Halloween without hearing Thriller – would it even be Halloween?  It certainly wouldn’t be …

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Halloween Costume Inspiration!

Halloween is FAST approaching. If you need some inspiration for Halloween costumes, you’ve come to the right place. It doesn’t matter if you make it or buy it – as long as it’s fun, you can’t go wrong. Check out some of our favorite Halloween costumes we found on Twitter:   This is some AMAZING crocheting! WOW!!!! I ain't afraid …

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What Lipsticks Are In Ruby’s Purse Today?

I have eight lipsticks in my purse today. Some I like better than others. One is a discontinued Holy Grail lipstick (RIP). I’ll show you what I have today, and make my recommendations. Here they are.     And, yes. I wear them all – even the purple. See?   Review time!!  Let’s break them down, starting with that discontinued …

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The Queen’s Guards Pay Tribute to the Queen of Soul

Earlier today, Aretha Franklin was laid to rest in Detroit, MI. Just a few moments before that ceremony was scheduled to begin, in another part of the world, Queen Elizabeth’s Band of the Welsh Guards paid tribute to the Queen of Soul. From their Facebook page: “Crowds attending the Changing of the Guards Ceremony at Buckingham Palace this morning were …

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Around Town

Here’s a quick look at what’s going on at some local businesses this week.     Congratulations to Maddie Miller of Alexandria, winner of a Hummer limousine ride to the prom on Saturday! Sponsored by Elden’s Downtown Floral in Alexandria.   Here is Terri Glennie, Department Manager and Master Designer at Elden’s Downtown Floral, drawing the name of the lucky winner. …

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