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BREAKING BENJAMIN & FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH

BREAKING BENJAMIN & FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH

DOORS Door Time TBA. HOW TO PURCHASE Tickets can be purchased at the Pinnacle Bank Arena Ticket Office, online at www.ticketmaster.com, or charge by phone at 1-866-448-7849 (Automated) OR 1-800-745-3000 (Live Person). Need help with an existing Ticketmaster order, please call Ticketmaster Fan Support at 1.800.653.8000 (Live Person Monday – Friday 9am – 9pm. Saturday…more info »

Justin Timberlake

Justin Timberlake

Man of the Woods Tour Justin Randall Timberlake (born January 31, 1981) is an American singer-songwriter, actor, dancer, and record producer.[1] Born and raised in Tennessee, he appeared on the television shows Star Search and The All-New Mickey Mouse Club as a child. In the late 1990s, Timberlake rose to prominence as one of the two lead vocalists and youngest member of NSYNC, which eventually…more info »

Elton John

Elton John

Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour The ‘Farewell Yellow Brick Road’ tour will consist of more than 300 shows across five continents, hitting North America, Europe, Asia, South America and Australasia before reaching its conclusion in 2021. These dates mark the superstar’s last-ever tour, the end of half a century on the road for one of…more info »

P!NK

P!NK

Beautiful Trauma World Tour Tickets are on sale now. When Tuesday, May 7, 2019 7:30PM Where CenturyLink Center Omaha Ticket Information $207.45, $157.45, $137.45, $87.45, $67.45, $47.45 Tickets available at all Ticketmaster retail ticket center locations, Ticketmaster charge-by-phone 1 (800) 745-3000, online at Ticketmaster.com or at CenturyLink Center Omaha Box Office.more info »

Blogs

This is a cool event

This is a cool event

This is a cool event, at a cool place for a good cause with good food. Wanna go? I will be giving tickets away starting October 29th. Listen to win & good luck. The event takes place in Grand Island on West Anna. See attached flyer for details.

this is such a good idea

this is such a good idea

Check it out it’s Food Allergy Research & Education’s TEAL PUMPKIN PROJECT They support kids with food allergies. When you see a teal pumpkin, it’s your way of knowing that location has non-food treats available. What a great idea! See flyer for non-food treat ideas, Grand Island HyVee has additional info and you can use…

that’s a good boy!

that’s a good boy!

Sid the super-friendly schnauzer was my furry friend today. He is great with kids and his happiness is absolutely infectious and impossible to ignore…that’s a good boy! Want him? he’s on sale right now at The Central Nebraska Humane Society. Watch the video for adoption information.

Is this a good idea?

Is this a good idea?

I’m thinkin’, no, no it’s not! Hurt’s Donut Company asks, “Want to scare someone this Halloween? Send them doughnuts … delivered by scary clown”. Yep. Hurts’ Donut Company has a scary clown doughnut delivery service. For only $5 (plus the cost of doughnuts) you can have a scary clown deliver doughnuts to your friends, family,…

not just a trailer

not just a trailer

It’s not just a trailer for the upcoming Queen biopic, It’s actually a behind-the-scenes look at how much work and respect went into the making of this film. It comes out November 2. Will you be there?

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Meals on Wheels

Meals on Wheels

The Ad Council has sent Meals on Wheels Volunteer Recruitment Public Service Announcements to Inspire Volunteers in This Community to Help where Help is Needed. Meals on Wheels volunteers deliver more than a meal… 10 million seniors face the threat of hunger, and millions more live alone in isolation. 107.7 The Island encourages you to…more info »

Activities for Kids

Activities for Kids

Family Outdoor Club October 20 •10:00 am – 11:30 am www.praireloft.org Activities are designed for kids ages 2-8 with their grownups. Free will donation: $5 per family per Saturday. The Prairie Loft Family Outdoor Club happens the 3rd Saturday of every month, 10-11:30am, year-round. Each month’s program includes active outdoor exploration, art activities, take-home projects,…more info »

memory care screening

memory care screening

You are invited to join Edgewood for complimentary memory care screening at Edgewood Grand Island, 214 North Piper, Grand Island WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 24 from 9am to 4pm Call 308-384-0717 for an appointmentmore info »

‘Donut Let Love Hurt’

‘Donut Let Love Hurt’

Contact Info: Misty Schaecher, Marketing & Development Coordinator mschaecher@gicrisis.org 308.382.8250 or cell @ 402.637.6037 Domestic Violence Awareness Month Crisis Center, Inc. 2251 N. Webb Rd. Grand Island, NE 68803 308.382.8250 www.gicrisis.com Crisis Center ‘Goes Purple’ This Month to Raise Awareness of Domestic Violence Crisis Center, Inc. provides services for victims of domestic violence and sexual…more info »

 

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Temporary Street Closure of 30th Avenue

Temporary Street Closure of 30th Avenue

KEARNEY, Neb. – The following is a release from the city of Kearney in regards to street closing: “The City of Kearney announces that 30th Avenue from 11th Street to the southern end of Kearney High School will be closed Saturday, October 20, 2018 from 6:00 a.m. until 11:00 p.m. The purpose of the closure…

Nebraska ACT scores drop as officials expected

Nebraska ACT scores drop as officials expected

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) – Nebraska’s average ACT scores have dropped below the national average. Officials say the decline was expected, because 2018 is the first year all students in the graduating class took the ACT college entrance exam as juniors. The Lincoln Journal Star reports that Nebraska’s 2018 composite score of 20.1 was fifth-highest among…

Nebraska district gets $6M grant for college readiness

Nebraska district gets $6M grant for college readiness

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) – A south-central Nebraska school district has been awarded a $6 million federal grant to help students prepare for postsecondary education. The Grand Island Independent reports that Grand Island Public Schools announced Monday that the district received the seven-year GEAR UP matching grant. The acronym stands for Gaining Early Awareness and…

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KGFW Sports – Palmer on West Watch List

KGFW Sports – Palmer on West Watch List

The Husker’s James Palmer Jr. was one of 20 players on the initial 2019 Jerry West Shooting Guard of the Year Award Watch List released Tuesday afternoon. The award recognizes the top shooting guard in Division I men’s college basketball. A returning first-team All-Big Ten selection, the senior was named to the preseason All-Big Ten…

KGFW Sports – Storm Improve to 5-0

KGFW Sports – Storm Improve to 5-0

The Tri-City Storm topped the Lincoln Stars 3-1 last night at the Viaero Center. With the victory, the Storm set a team record with a 5-0 start to the regular season. The Storm’s previous best start to a season was four straight wins during its Anderson Cup Championship season in 2003-2004. The Storm are on…

KGFW Sports – No. 2 Lopers Top Tigers

KGFW Sports – No. 2 Lopers Top Tigers

The 2nd-ranked UNK volleyball team topped Fort Hays State in four sets last night in Kansas. It’s the 12th straight win for the Lopers. The UNK volleyball team will host Emporia State and nationally-ranked Washburn this weekend. If they win those two matches, the Lopers will push their home court winning streak to a program…

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