Star Wars Day

M-Braves Announce 2019 Schedule and 15th Season at Trustmark Park

The 2019 season features 70 games at Trustmark Park and 70 games on the road during the 140-game regular season. The M-Braves will once again play …

Southern League

Geek Road Trip: 5 nerdy cruises that let you geek out on the high seas

Cruising used to have a yawn-inspiring reputation, but that is far from the truth today. Now theme cruises empower you to enjoy a vacation while …

Entertainment

The Star Wars: Episode IX cast is full of big surprises

The Star Wars: Episode IX cast is full of big surprises<p>The cast for <i>Star Wars: Episode IX</i> has been revealed, and it’s got more swerve than you would …

Star Wars

Dog Finds Clever Way to Beat the Heat - Drags His Sprinkler Inside!

With temperatures peaking in the triple digits, a clever Texas dog found the perfect solution to beating the summer heat while still enjoying his …

Dogs

9 Nail Art Ideas Inspired By Some Of The Biggest Fandoms Out There

Since nail art first exploded into the mainstream in the early 2010s, it has continued to persist as what appears to be a never-dying beauty trend, …

Nail Art

Expert: Disney's (NYSE: DIS) Star Wars hotel will break barriers, but only so much - Orlando Business Journal

By Richard Bilbao <br>– Senior staff writer, Orlando Business Journal<p>Jul 23, 2018, 9:54am EDT<p>If you think The Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) will let you …

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The Greatest Film Villain Ever Has Been Named. Do You Agree With The Pick?

Darth Vader was named as the greatest film villain of all time by a survey from The Hollywood Reporter.<p>THR, who surveyed 1,000 people in the film …

Conservative View

Photo Finish for Recess Monkey on 14th Family Album

Reading Time: 3 minutes<p>After more than a decade (mostly) together, Recess Monkey reached a turning point in 2016—their Amazon Music exclusive …

Kids

These 9 All-Stars are also elite on social media

By<p>While MLB All-Stars already do so much to entertain us on the field on a regular basis, social media offers our favorite players the opportunity to …

Social Media

These 10 All-Stars are also elite on social media

By Jordan Shusterman @CespedesBBQ<p>While MLB All-Stars already do so much to entertain us on the field on a regular basis, social media offers our …

Social Media

Jason Aldean Expecting 2nd Baby With Wife Brittany Only 7 Months After 1st — See Announcement

Yes, you read that right! Jason and Brittany’s son may be only seven months old, but he’s already headed to big brotherhood. Check out Jason’s …

Jason Aldean

Cisco Systems’ employee-generated talent brand efforts deliver the social media goods | Special Edition Ragan's PR Daily Awards | Awards

Cisco Systems has once again won first place in the “Social Media Campaign of the Year” category of PR Daily’s 2018 Digital PR & Social Media …

Social Media

Employee-generated content drives Cisco’s talent acquisition social media strategy | Special Edition Ragan's PR Daily Awards | Awards

Cisco Systems uses employee-generated content as the exclusive source of posts across multiple social media channels. The organization’s talent brand …

Social Media

20 Funny Pics To Make You Laugh On The 4th of July

It's that time of year again: it's Independence Day in the U.S. of A., and you know what that means.It's time to take a moment to reflect upon the …

Star Wars Day

ALA's Excellence in Library Programming Award Presents - Star Wars Day: Joliet’s Galactic Universe

Today, Joliet's Star Wars Day is a quintessential event for Star Wars fans and the largest public library event of its kind in the world — but it …

Librarianship

20 Tiny Star Wars Tattoo Ideas Perfect For Any Fan of the Force

It's hard to escape Star Wars fever these days — though any real fan wouldn't want to. Thanks to Star Wars: Episode 8 and Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, you're probably itching for a new way to show off your fandom love — like fresh tattoo ideas. While some fans want to get a large tattoo of …

Star Wars

Great Joliet Prison Break-In Set Tickets Now On Sale

Joliet's Chamber is trying to get Blues Brothers star Dan Aykroyd to attend the milestone event.<p>JOLIET, IL - It's been quite a summer around Joliet. …

Fundraising

Star Wars: Han Solo's blaster fetches stellar price at Las Vegas auction

An original Han Solo blaster used in Star Wars: Return of the Jedi has sold for $550,000 (€471,000) at a Las Vegas auction. Julien's Auctions says …

Star Wars

Stand up or sit down? Many don’t take advantage of VR’s room-scale experience

Oculus’ Vice President of Content Jason Rubin claims that a “significant percentage” of Oculus Rift headset owners would rather sit down to enjoy …

Virtual Reality

News: Snapchat Gains Super Powers with 'Incredibles 2' Augmented Reality Experience

Pixar's <i>Incredibles 2</i> has entered the fray as the latest sequel in a summer of highly anticipated follow-up films and, like its peers, it also has an …

Augmented Reality

The Forge's Rock The Block Music Festival This Weekend

Local H, Marcy Playground, Everclear and several popular local bands play The Forge's three-day outdoor festival.<p>JOLIET, IL - Weekends in downtown …

Festivals

‘Jedi Fallen Order’ will take gamers to the Star Wars universe in late 2019

We got a big surprise from Respawn Entertainment’s CEO Vince Zampella during Electronic Arts’ E3 2018 presentation at EA Play: There’s a new Star …

Gaming

Star Wars Day is June 16 at the OC Zoo

Even Darth Vader has to like visiting Orange County’s zoo animals.<p>The OC Zoo is hosting its popular annual Star Wars Day on Saturday, June 16, with …

Darth Vader

‘Star Wars’ Actress Kelly Marie Tran Deletes or Hides Instagram Posts

Actress Kelly Marie Tran, who plays Rose Tico in <i>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</i>, deleted or hid her Instagram posts, raising speculation that it was due to …

Star Wars

Joliet Man Shot In Stomach Over Weekend: Newspaper

The wounds are not believed to be life-threatening.<p>JOLIET, IL - While thousands were gathered in downtown Joliet watching the ninth annual Star Wars …

Corruption

The Top 58 Most Popular Hashtags to Get Likes and Retweets on Twitter

Recently, we analyzed millions of tweets and found that some Twitter hashtags correlate with a 1,065% increase in engagement -- clearly, hashtags …

Social Media

Star Wars Presidents Race | 05/05/2018 | MLB.com

The Nationals Park Presidents Race heads to a galaxy far, far away on Star Wars Day

Star Wars Day

The 10 Best Star Wars Memes of All Time

Prequel? Sequel? The original trilogy? No matter which film or sequence of films is your favorite, Star Wars has made its mark on pop culture. …

Star Wars

Photo Gallery: Joliet's 9th Annual Star Wars Day

Joliet's downtown was overrun by creatures from a distant galaxy on Saturday.<p>JOLIET, IL - The Joliet Public Library's 9th annual Joliet Star Wars Day …

Star Wars Day

COAST KIDS June Calendar

Calendar Spotlight:<p>PIXAR FEST at Disneyland and Disney California Adventure<p>The magical world of Pixar unfolds at Disneyland and Disney California …

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