Foo Fighters Reportedly Rebooked For Major Headlining Gig A Year In Advance

first_imgAfter being forced to cancel their headlining slot at Glastonbury this weekend due to Dave Grohl’s broken leg, the Foo Fighters have reportedly already been slated to headline next year’s festival.Foo Fighters Want To Only Make Concept Albums From Now OnAccording to NME, an undisclosed source told The Sun, “Dave was beyond gutted about pulling out of Glastonbury, especially at such short notice. But [festival organizer] Michael [Eavis] was quick to book him for next year as he’s desperate for the Foos to headline. He knows they’ll go down a storm at Glasto. Dave agreed within seconds.”In the meantime, Florence and the Machine will take over for the band at the major UK festival this weekend while Dave Grohl recovers.last_img read more

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Help build a healthier Farmington/Hills at May 28 event

first_imgFarmington area residents are invited to a May 28 event that kicks off the local Beaumont Healthy Communities partnership.The health system, which operates a hospital in Farmington Hills, works with with mayors, city councils, public schools superintendents, and interested community members to promote healthy lifestyles, improve physical and mental health, and prevent chronic disease.“Because each community has its own distinct culture, resources, dynamics, and social and economic landscapes, each Healthy Community works with their coalition members to develop programs and strategies to fit the unique needs and strengths,” Beaumont’s Kari Woloszyk said in a press release.The Healthy Communities Initiative capitalizes on the strong connection between “place” and health to improve chronic conditions by making the healthy choice the easy choice. Each Healthy Community has a formalized Healthy Community Coalition, whose members meet regularly and work collaboratively to optimize the reach of existing programs; and support development of new programs, events, and land use that promote healthy living in their communities.According to the release, four key principles drive strategies for improvements within each Healthy Community:Address community health needs through diverse and meaningful partnershipsImplement large scale interventions in multiple settings (policy, systems, and environment)Emphasis healthy equity across all populations and initiativesCreate sustainable change and impactThe May 28 kick-off event will be held from 6-7:30 p.m. at the Costick Activities Center, 28600 W. 11 Mile Rd. in Farmington Hills. To learn more or RSVP, write to [email protected] Reported by Farmington Voice Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)last_img read more

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BLUES DROP SEASON OPENER AT QUEEN’S

first_imgStory Links For more information, scores and highlights on your favourite U of T athletes and teams, please visit www.varsityblues.ca. Don’t forget to follow us on Twitter, Instagram, SnapChat and Facebook for the latest and greatest in Varsity Blues intercollegiate athletics. Print Friendly Version UP NEXT: The Blues return home next Saturday, September 14 as they host the Waterloo Warriors at Varsity Stadium. Game time is set for 1 p.m. Fourth-year veteran Faiyaz Lokhandwala scored Toronto’s lone try of the game in the 20th minute of the match. The University of Toronto Varsity Blues men’s rugby team fell 89-5 to the Queen’s Gaels in their 2019 season opener on Saturday, September 7 in Kingston, Ont.last_img read more

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Things to Do

first_imgTesoro Adobe Historic Park is open to the public, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. every Saturday with guided tours of the Harry Carey/Farmer John Ranch House, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Call (661) 702-8953. Family Nature Walk, 11 a.m.-noon, and an animal presentation, 1-2 p.m., every Saturday at Placerita Canyon Park and Nature Center, 19152 Placerita Canyon Road, Newhall. Call (661) 259-7721. By the Light of the Silvery Moon Hike, 5-7 p.m. at Towsley Canyon, 24255 The Old Road, Newhall. Call (661) 255-3606. Hang Loose Arts & Crafts Night, 7-9 p.m. Saturday at the LETMESAIL Lifestyle Enrichment Center, 28304 Constellation Road, Valencia. Call (661) 702-8555 to R.S.V.P. Grateful Dudes perform bluegrass music, 7:30-10:30 p.m. every Saturday at Vincenzo’s, 24504 1/2 Lyons Ave., Newhall. Call (661) 259-6733. Santa Clarita Marathon, half marathon and 5K Run/Walk, 7 a.m. and Kid K, 8:30 a.m. Sunday beginning between the Hyatt Valencia and Westfield Valencia Town Center in Valencia. Call (661) 286-4018 or visit www.scmarathon.org. Mitzvah Day will provide opportunities to help the community, 8:30-11 a.m. at Congregation Beth Shalom, 21430 Centre Pointe Parkway, Santa Clarita. Call (661) 254-2411. Musician Paul Gerardi will share his original works, 10:30 a.m. Sunday during the Unitarian Universalist service at the SCV Senior Center, 22900 Market St., Newhall. Call (661) 254-7866. Photo Expo and Fall Print Competition, will feature a silent auction benefiting Carousel Ranch, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday at the Hyatt Valencia, 24500 Town Center Drive, Valencia. Call (661) 810-7840 or visit www.scvphotographers.com. Ranger-led nature hike, 11 a.m. the second, third and fourth Sundays of each month at Vasquez Rocks Natural Area, 10700 W. Escondido Canyon Road, Agua Dulce. Call (661) 268-0840. Birds of Prey presentation, 11 a.m. Sunday at Vasquez Rocks Natural Area, 10700 Escondido Canyon Road, Agua Dulce. Call (661) 268-0840. Healthy hike, 8 a.m. every Tuesday at Vasquez Rocks Natural Area, 10700 W. Escondido Canyon Road, Agua Dulce. Call (661) 268-0840. Senior Cinema will present “Out at Sea,” 2:15 p.m. Wednesday at the SCV Senior Center, 22900 Market St., Newhall. Call (661) 259-9444. Movies to Talk About will present “All Aboard,” 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Vincenzo’s, 24504 1/2 Lyons Ave., Newhall. Call Unitarian Universalists at (661) 254-7866. To submit an event for the Things To Do calendar, contact Sharon Cotal two weeks prior to the event at (661) 257-5256, fax her at (661) 257-5262, e-mail her at [email protected] or write to her at 24800 Avenue Rockefeller, Valencia, CA, 91355.160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set! Raising the Bar fundraiser will benefit the Ragdoll Restoration Foundation, 6 p.m. today at The Paseo Club, 27650 Dickason Drive, Valencia. Tickets: $50 general admission or $100 VIP. Call (661) 296-0933. Prelude Concert 2 with The Master’s Chorale, Majesty, Women’s Chamber Choir and Concert Handbell Ensemble, 7:30 p.m. today in the Recital Hall at The Master’s College, 24726 Quigley Canyon Road, Newhall. Admission is free. Call (661) 259-3540, Ext. 3190. Health and Fitness Expo, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday at the Hyatt Valencia, 24500 Town Center Drive, Valencia. Call (661) 286-4018. Holiday event will feature “snow,” giant slide and bounce house, crafts for kids and more, 10 a.m. Saturday at Gateway Village, located on the corner of Newhall Ranch and Rye Canyon roads, Valencia. Nonperishable food items will be collected for the Hunger Defense Fund. last_img read more

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