American bands

Fresno CA Native American asks to rename Squaw Valley

The Fresno Area Coalition Calling to Change the Name of Squaw Valley has submitted a formal proposal to the federal government to change the name of the Fresno County Census Designated Place. The name change request was submitted to the United States Board of Geographical Names on Jan. 1, said …

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Stern Pinball announces new Rush pinball machines with Insider Connected ™

CHICAGO and LAS VEGAS, January 4, 2022 / PRNewswire / – Over 40 million records sold. Over 40 years of unparalleled creativity. Countless sold-out tours. A passionate global fan base. A star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Inductions to Canadian and American Rock and Roll Halls of Fame. Officers …

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AT&T and Verizon CEOs reject FAA request to delay 5G C-band expansions by two weeks

In an ongoing battle between the FAA and airlines against the FCC, Verizon and AT&T over their planned launch of mid-range 5G service, mobile carriers are declining an FAA request for two weeks. Earlier this year, an FCC auction sold the two operators the rights to use the so-called “C-band” …

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Watch the Rose Parade 2022 marching bands

KTLA’s Band Cam returns for the 133rd Rose Parade presented by Honda on January 1, 2022, as does the annual New Years event itself. Last year’s festivities had a whole different twist: A pre-product special replaced the actual parade, which was canceled for the first time in 75 years due …

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Task Force urges Irvine to recognize museum to honor Orange County’s original inhabitants

Many ancestral artifacts from the original peoples of Orange County are hidden in a warehouse, waiting to see the light of day. Important cultural relics tell the story of the Juaneño Band of Mission Indians, whose sacred sites and traditional lands have been plundered, desecrated and devoured by development. But …

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David Byrne to present ‘American Utopia’ unplugged due to Covid group – deadline

David Byrne will present a revised version of his American Utopia Broadway show starting Tuesday, due to several instances of Covid breaking up among her group on stage. In an Instagram video today (watch it below), Byrne explained that with several band and crew members, he and the remaining Utopia …

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Wayne Thiebaud, mischievous everyday painter, dies at 101

Wayne Thiebaud, the Californian painter whose lush, dreamlike landscapes and luminous images of hot dogs, deli counters, marching band majorettes and other charmed relics of mid-century America were intricate meditations on the life and painting, and represented one of the most touching and individual variations on twentieth-century Pop Art, died …

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Omicron and Covid News: Live Updates

PictureBlood donors are increasingly difficult to find as Omicron spreads.Credit…Jon Cherry / Getty Images The pandemic has caused many supply chain bottlenecks in daily life, but few are as critical as America’s ever-shrinking blood banks. For the American Red Cross, which provides about 40% of the nation’s blood, and other …

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Latest Covid and Omicron News: Live Updates

PictureMayor Bill de Blasio at a press conference last week in Prospect Park, Brooklyn. He announced Thursday that the Times Square celebration will continue, but with far fewer spectators.Credit…Dave Sanders for The New York Times New York City will reduce New Years Eve celebration to Times Square as the Omicron …

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