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Blew’s brews making noise at Molly’s Pint

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Nick and Molly Blew co-own Molly’s Pint. What began as a love for brewing beer in his kitchen 10 years ago eventually led to the dream of Molly’s Pint, which became a reality.

MVC basketball will be a dog fight this season

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With the departure of the MVC gorilla in the room, Wichita State, to the AAC last month, ESPN pundits are like hornets after someone has hit their nest with a baseball bat: flying hither and thither with no knowledge or forethought.

Analytics will help student pilots make better decisions

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For the last year, Ken Bro, an assistant instructor in the aviation management and flight program, has been meshing variables from student landings, including engine performance, wind, altitude, speed and a plane’s bank, to examine safety.

Wisconsin photographer gets second shot at eclipse

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Seaton, 52, was just a young teenager in 1979 when a major solar eclipse visible in the United States provided his first chance to document such an event.

Law School teach-in to honor Margie Parker

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The Peace Coalition of Southern Illinois will honor its late secretary and organizer, Margie Parker, with a “teach-in for peace” at the SIU Law School Auditorium beginning at 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 26. “Guantanamo at 10 — Consequences and Broken Promises” will include a showing of “The Response,” a dramatization of a military tribunal followed by a panel discussion.

SIU student’s play to compete in Kennedy Center Festival

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A student-written play recently produced at SIU has been selected to be part of the 44th annual Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival. “Risata, Sciocco ... Risata!” by Thomas Campbell is among a handful of plays produced at universities throughout the Midwest that will be part of the region 3 presentation of the festival, set to take place Jan. 3 to 7 at the University of Illinois Champaign-Urbana.

Terrier Tracker: Terriers can’t stand good fortune

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The after-Christmas Carbondale Holiday Tournament is when the basketball Terriers usually shine. They had a 117-48 win-loss record over four decades of play coming into the 2011 gig at SIU Arena. Last year they ended the season with around a .500 record, yet swept to the large school championship at the tournament.

Neighborhood Alliance meeting set for Jan. 14

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Carbondale’s eighth annual Neighborhood Alliance Meeting will take place Saturday, Jan. 14 at First United Methodist Church, located at 214 W. Main St. Doors will open at 9:30 a.m. for registration, coffee and informational displays, and the program will begin at 10 a.m. with introductions of all city officials present and new members on boards and commissions.


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