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Adjective: Virescent  (vuh-RESS-unt) Definition: Beginning to be green: greenish Sample sentence: Buds formed on the bare trees, infusing the stark branches with a slight virescent tint.

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Today’s Answer: He’s Just Not That Into You Winner: Tracy Today’s winner is Tracy! 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.

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Olive oil, once used in the U.S. primarily by immigrants from Mediterranean countries and adventurous gourmets, is now mainstream. In 2013, Americans consumed over 338 metric tons, about ten times the amount used in 1982. This is good news, as olive oil has multiple health benefits: 1. It has the highest percentage of heart-healthy monounsaturated […]

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Noun: Madeleine  (MAD-uh-lun) Definition: 1. A small rich shell-shaped cake. 2. One that evokes a memory. Sample sentence: I was excited to find a cornbread madeleine recipe to try for our upcoming cocktail party.

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Today’s Answer:  The Untouchables Winner:  Dixie Today’s winner is Dixie! 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.

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While it isn’t “officially” Palindrome Appreciation Week, it darn well should be!  All dates this week are palindromes.  What is a palindrome you ask?  Here is what comes up when you ask Google: PALINDROME - A word, phrase, or sequence that reads the same backward as forward(e.g., madam or nurses run.) So why is this week […]

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While it isn’t “officially” Palindrome Appreciation Week, it darn well should be!  All dates this week are palindromes.  What is a palindrome you ask?  Here is what comes up when you ask Google: PALINDROME - A word, phrase, or sequence that reads the same backward as forward(e.g., madam or nurses run.) So why is this week […]

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If you want to make your workouts more effective, consider a workout partner. A study from Michigan State suggests that the best approach to developing a longer, better workout may be exercising with a partner who is stronger than you. Most people don’t meet the goal of 150 minutes of moderate to vigorous exercise per […]

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Adjective: Rancid  (RAN-sid) Definition: 1. Having a rank smell or taste. 2. Offensive. Sample sentence: Although considered healthier, unsaturated fats become rancid much easier than saturated fats do.

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Overview:  NHL – The Red Wings clinched their playoff berth, so they’re playoff bound for the 23rd consecutive year with a first round draw of Boston.  I don’t want to say that it has anything to do with me being born, but… c’mon!  That’s no coincidence.  The Blackhawks finished fifth, but the defending champs are […]

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