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Scottsdale Culinary Festival

This weekend marked the 32nd annual Scottsdale Culinary Festival, the nation’s longest running food fest. The event, put on in collaboration with the Great Arizona Picnic (GAP), runs from April 13 through the 18th and attracts more than 40,000 visitors … Continue reading

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The effect of the newspaper industry on PR

Lately my JMC 473 Business and Future of Journalism class has been making me think immensely about where the industry is headed. We have now come to a time where we can safely say tangible paper newspapers are on the … Continue reading

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2010 Winter Olympics

Before the competitions and celebrations even began in Vancouver, British Columbia on Friday a fatal accident occurred in front of onlookers.  Twenty-one-year-old luger Nodar Kumaritashvili lost control of his sled at 90 mph rounding a turn known as “the 50-50 … Continue reading

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