Home » Archives by category » Featured Posts » On-Air (Page 178)

Today’s Answer: The Blues Brothers Winner: John Today’s winner is John! He wins two movie passes from Carmike Cinemas here in Marquette! You can visit Carmike Cinemas online at Carmike.com for upcoming releases and movie times.

Continue reading …

Noun: Recidivism (rih-SID-uh-viz-um) Definition: A tendency to relapse into a previous condition or mode of behavior; especially a relapse into criminal behavior. Sample sentence: The judge took the rate of recidivism into account when assigning penalties for various criminal offenses.

Continue reading …

Sipping a daily dose of a vitamin D fortified Persian yogurt drink called doogh seems to dial down inflammation in people with type 2 diabetes. Inflammation, which is now being recognized as a root cause of many chronic diseases, can lead to heart disease and stroke and other complications of type 2 diabetes. Researchers in […]

Continue reading …

Tonight at 7 p.m. the film “Paper Clips” will be presented as part of the DocuMonday film series in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library. The film runs for 87 minutes and is rated G. You can call 226-4318 or visit the PWPL website.                 […]

Continue reading …

Today’s Answer: The Bourne Identity Winner: Kim Today’s winner is Kim! She wins two movie passes from Carmike Cinemas here in Marquette! You can visit Carmike Cinemas online at Carmike.com for upcoming releases and movie times.

Continue reading …

Noun: Lookism (LOOK-iz-um) Definition: Prejudice or discrimination based on physical appearance and especially physical appearance believed to fall short of societal notions of beauty. Sample sentence: As a teacher, Kim’s response to recent studies showing that attractive students receive better grades was to try to be vigilant against her own possible lookism.

Continue reading …

New evidence suggests that eating as little as two servings of blueberries, raspberries, strawberries or apples per month can lower the risk of Parkinson’s disease by 25 percent compared with eating these fruits less than once a month. The recent report also found that men whose diets were rich in flavonoids, the protective compounds found […]

Continue reading …

A Battle Of The Bands featuring high school musicians hosted by the Peter White Public Library Teen Advisory Board will be tonight from 7 to 10 p.m. in the Community Room of the PWPL. Seven groups will be playing, including The Fingerprints, Goldmine Girls, The Grimms, Middle of Nowhere, Pink O’Herod, Stitch the Wounds, and […]

Continue reading …

Today’s Answer: Jaws Winner: Reggie Today’s winner is Reggie! He wins two movie passes from Carmike Cinemas here in Marquette! You can visit Carmike Cinemas online at Carmike.com for upcoming releases and movie times.

Continue reading …

Noun: Space Cadet (SPAYSS-kuh-DET) Definition: A flaky, lightheaded, or forgetful person. Sample sentence: A well-worded e-mail that recaps your main points can remind your colleagues that, however much you flubbed your presentation in the meeting, you’re not really such a space cadet.

Continue reading …