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Yungblud wants to ‘destroy pop pedestal’ | Entertainment
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Yungblud wants to ‘destroy pop pedestal’ | Entertainment

Yungblud wants to "destroy the pedestal of a pop star".The 25-year-old singer - whose real name is Dominic Harrison - wants to "stand for truth and connection" and to help people find the freedom to express who they really are.He said: "I want to destroy what it means to play by the rules. I want to stand for truth and connection and beautiful expression. I want people to be free to be themselves.“I feel there is so much in the world, yet everyone is searching for love. If you had said that to me at 19 I would have said it was clichéd b*******, but it’s true.”The 'Fleabag' singer admitted early criticism of his image and music hurt but now he's happy to be ...
Ethnic celebration | Johnstown Slavic Festival will feature authentic entertainment, food, crafts | Entertainment
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Ethnic celebration | Johnstown Slavic Festival will feature authentic entertainment, food, crafts | Entertainment

JOHNSTOWN, Pa. – Slavic entertainment, food, crafts and presentations will be featured at this ethnic celebration.The seventh annual Johnstown Slavic Festival will be held from 4 to 10 p.m. Friday and from noon to 9:30 p.m. Sept. 17 in the parking lot and the courtyard of the Heritage Discovery Center, 201 Sixth Ave., in the Cambria City section of Johnstown.“The festival is held here at the Heritage Discovery Center because its themes, including immigration to the area and steel and coal history, are directly related to the history of Slavs in this region,” said Richard Burkert, president and CEO of Johnstown Area Herita...
How to Stop Emotional Eating
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How to Stop Emotional Eating

“The cycle is always the same,” says Erika Nicole Kendall, the writer behind the award-winning blog, A Black Girl’s Guide to Weight Loss and a NASM-certified personal trainer and nutritionist. “Something stressful happens at work, home, school, on the road, during your commute or wherever. It feels out of your control, you feel powerless to fight it and you have no idea how to solve or fix it. The stress weighs you down – metaphorically and literally – to the point where you feel and think more slowly and react as if you’re under pressure.”(Getty Images)To cope with that stress, you eat. “It could be something sweet, something salty, something fatty or something you’re emotionally attached to – it doesn't matter. You eat it, and you feel better,” Kendall says. “This is the cycle of stre...
Picks of the Week July 28 | Entertainment
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Picks of the Week July 28 | Entertainment

Thursday, July 28Jazz, Wine Tasting and Cocktails6 p.m.; Knickerbocker Music Center, 35 Railroad Ave., Westerly.Grey Sail Brewing will host a Jazz, Wine Tasting and Cocktails networking event featuring music from The Paula Clair Special Edition Jazz Band and Rich Lataille & Doc Chanonhouse from the Knickerbocker All Stars.; Skurnik wines and spirits and hors d’oeuvres. For more information, visit knickmusic.com.Friends of the Library Pop-Up Book Sale10 a.m. to 1 p.m.; Wilcox Park, 44 Broad St., Westerly.The Friends of the Westerly Library will hold Pop-Up Book Sales on Thursdays on the esplanade of Wilcox Park through Aug. 26. Cash or check only accepte...
Food, Fun & Fitness | News, Sports, Jobs
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Food, Fun & Fitness | News, Sports, Jobs

From left, at Pellegrini’s are Bowen Griese, Noah Dumke, Eli Laarman and Alex Tusa. At City Park are Gunnar Fayas, Ava Zahn, Paisley McCarthy, Ender Evans, AvaLee Shillcox, Juniper Bournoville and Isabella Christesen. During the third week of the University of Wisconsin-Extension Florence County’s Food, Fun & Fitness program, children had a fun-filled, busy time. They traveled to Pellegrini’s Strawberry Farm in Norway to pick some berries. Then, they made some strawberry jam. They also took a trip to City Park in Iron Mountain where the children played and fed the deer. The week ended with making ic...