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NOTHING BUT 90s Playlist: September 16th – 20th

NOTHING BUT 90s Playlist: September 16th – 20th

Monday, September 16th sponsored by Marseilles Sheet Metal Symphony of Destruction – Megadeth My Name is Jonas – Weezer** My Name is – Eminem All That She Wants – Ace of Base Release Me – Wilson Philips (number one on this date in 1990) Connection – Elastica Popular – Nada Surf** A Walk – Bad Religion**…

ROOTS with ROBB:  BOB SEGER & the Silver Bullet Band

ROOTS with ROBB: BOB SEGER & the Silver Bullet Band

Gruff and tough.  Michigan born and bred.  Heartland rocker.  Common man.  They’re all ways to describe Bob Seger, who’s been around since 1961 with his first band The Decibels!  It wasn’t until 1969 when he chose to sign with Capitol (instead of Motown) and released his debut as ‘The Bob Seger System.’  Then it was…

NOTHING BUT 90’s: Sept 9th – 13th Playlists

NOTHING BUT 90’s: Sept 9th – 13th Playlists

Monday, September 9th sponsored by Marseilles Sheet Metal Blue Monday – Orgy Miami – Will Smith** Never Let You Go – Third Eye Blind Tonight, Tonight – Smashing Pumpkins Blaze of Glory – Jon Bon Jovi (#1 on this date in 1990) Stinkfist – Tool (congrats to them for knocking TAYLOR SWIFT from the top album…

ROOTS with ROBB: Are You Experienced?  Jimi Hendrix

ROOTS with ROBB: Are You Experienced? Jimi Hendrix

Today’s classic album is the debut from the Jimi Hendrix Experience, but let’s face it, as great as Noel Redding and Mitch Mitchell were, we’re really talking about Jimi here.  I learned quite a bit about Jimi while diving in to this album.  I didn’t realize ‘Hey Joe’ wasn’t an original!  Nope, it was a…

Entertainment News

‘John Wick 3’ is slaying in home entertainment release

‘John Wick 3’ is slaying in home entertainment release

Lionsgate(LOS ANGELES) — Fittingly for an assassin who’s a non-stop killing machine, John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum is now killing it on home release, selling over three million units in its debut across various platforms. The movie, which stars Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne, Ian McShane, and Halle Berry, made $320 million worldwide in theaters.…

The ‘Downton Abbey’ castle is an AirBnB for one night only

The ‘Downton Abbey’ castle is an AirBnB for one night only

Jaap Buitendijk / © 2019 Focus Features, LLC(HIGHCLERE, UK) — For one night only, some lucky Downton Abbey fans will have a chance to experience what it’s like to live in Highclere Castle, the real-life mansion used in the PBS series to stand in for the Crawleys’ home. Airbnb is offering a night in the…

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Putnam County Public Defender takes plea deal in prostitution case

Putnam County Public Defender takes plea deal in prostitution case

The Putnam County Public Defender caught up in a LaSalle County prostitution sting this spring is pleading guilty to battery. Court records say 65-year-old Roger Bolin took the plea on Wednesday. A charge of solicitation of a sexual act was dropped. Bolin will spend a year on court supervision and will pay a fine. He’s…

The future of Ottawa’s various festivals is up for discussion

The future of Ottawa’s various festivals is up for discussion

At least some of Ottawa’s various festivals could be in for retooling. Mayor Dan Aussem is inviting the public to City Hall Thursday night, October 3 at 6pm to discuss them. Some festivals cost a lot more money to put on than they bring in. Some aren’t as popular as they used to be. Aussem…

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TUESDAY ROUNDUP: Ottawa Soccer, Tennis win at home

TUESDAY ROUNDUP: Ottawa Soccer, Tennis win at home

BOYS SOCCER Ottawa 5-0 Plano OTTAWA – The Pirates (7-3, 2-2) scored four goals in the second half to earn an Interstate 8 Conference victory. Gio Resendez scored twice and tallied two assists for Ottawa. Tyler Roberston, Alonso Navarro and Jacob Krueger also found the net, with Robertson and Owen Heimsoth tallying assists. Goalkeepers Zach…

Here is the latest Illinois sports news from The Associated Press

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Cubs were shut down by Sonny Gray and two relievers, falling 4-2 to the Cincinnati Reds in a loss that hurt their playoff positioning. Chicago had won five in a row, outscoring its opponents 59-18 during the stretch. But it managed just two runs against Gray before Michael Lorenzen and…

MONDAY ROUNDUP: Local golfers compete at Ottawa Invite

MONDAY ROUNDUP: Local golfers compete at Ottawa Invite

GOLF Several locals record top 10 finishes at Ottawa Pirate Invite OGLESBY – At Deer Park Golf Course, tournament host Ottawa led local schools with a third place finish. Sorry for the delay..The Pirates took 3rd in the OHS invite. Congrats to TJ, Jonathan, & Drake for earning top 10 spot!! pic.twitter.com/D1gg63Dm5n — OTTAWA PIRATE…

Health News

A doctor joined an app popular with teens to teach about the dangers of vaping

A doctor joined an app popular with teens to teach about the dangers of vaping

high-number/iStock(ROBBINSDALE, Minn.) — One doctor has found a foothold with the trendy social media platform TikTok to try and appeal to teens in hopes of discouraging e-cigarette use.Dr. Rose Marie Leslie, a family medicine resident at the University of Minnesota North Memorial Hospital, has taken a new approach to the app popular among younger users…

Major new beverage guidelines for kids 5 and under: What parents should know

Major new beverage guidelines for kids 5 and under: What parents should know

SilviaJansen/iStock(NEW YORK) — Give kids little to no juice and more water. That’s the top line of what parents need to know about major new beverage guidelines for children from birth to age 5 issued by an unprecedented collaboration of major health organizations.The guidelines show that beverages “may have the same impact on our overall…

Seven ways to take care of your skin this fall

Seven ways to take care of your skin this fall

simarik/iStock(NEW YORK) — You change your wardrobe each season — so why not change your skin care routine, as well? ABC News’ Good Morning America spoke with skin care experts about how the change from summer to cooler months can affect your skin. “I often tell my patients that when you begin layering your clothing…