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Hurricane Season Starts June 1 – Are You Ready?

Hurricane Season Starts June 1 – Are You Ready?

Hurricane season begins June 1. Taking steps now to prepare your family, home and business can make a big difference: Create an emergency communication plan with your family. This plan spells out how everyone will contact each other, where to go and how to get back together. Build an emergency kit. Keep it ready at…read more »

Rock News Randoms 5-22-19

Rock News Randoms 5-22-19

Woodstock 50 is less of a train wreck now.  They secured a new financial backer.  But there’s still no word when tickets might go on sale. The couple from the cover of the “Woodstock” album will return for the 50th anniversary show that’s happening at the original site.  A green cardigan that KURT COBAIN wore for his last photoshoot just sold…read more »

Rock News Randoms 5-17-19

Rock News Randoms 5-17-19

 Coming July 26 – a treat from the SOUNDGARDEN vaults. A show the band performed in L.A. in 2013 was filmed for a series called Live From the Artists Den and it will be made available on that date. The remaining band members are also planning some special events in a handful of US cities to coincide with…read more »

Resources for Hurricane Florence Survivors With Unmet Needs

Resources for Hurricane Florence Survivors With Unmet Needs

North Carolinians who still face unmet needs from Hurricane Florence may find help through other state and federal resources. The deadline has passed for survivors to register for disaster assistance from FEMA and to apply for a U.S. Small Business Administration low-interest disaster loans, but help is still available. State Assistance Hurricane Florence Recovery For…read more »

Rock News Randoms 5-15-19

Rock News Randoms 5-15-19

A copy of the infamous “butcher cover” of the BEATLES album “Yesterday & Today” sold for $234,000.  It was JOHN LENNON’s personal copy, and it’s autographed by John, PAUL and RINGO.    BRIAN MAY says QUEEN hasn’t seen a dime from the “Bohemian Rhapsody” movie yet.  During a show Monday night in New York’s Madison Square Garden, ROGER DALTREY called out some fans smoking pot, because he’s allergic to it. He said,…read more »

Hurricane Community Forum

Hurricane Community Forum

The National Weather Service hosted the first free Hurricane Community Forum in MHC recently, and they’re gearing up for the next. It’s happening Thursday, May 23, 6-8pm at Holly Ridge Community Center, and everyone is welcome to attend this free informational event. A meteorologist from the National Weather Service will be there to discuss hurricanes and…read more »

Rock News Randoms 5-10-19

Rock News Randoms 5-10-19

BRIAN MAY thinks there should be a Live Aid-style concert for climate change, and he says QUEEN would participate.  But he adds, quote, “People have seen so many concerts since Live Aid purporting to be solving the problems of the world, so it’s not quite as easy as it seems.”  ROBERT PLANT and the SENSATIONAL SPACE SHIFTERS are touring North America…read more »

Rock News Randoms 5-7-19

Rock News Randoms 5-7-19

The celebration of ZZ TOP‘s 50th anniversary is being commemorated with a new 50-song release.  It’s called Goin’ 50, and will be out on August 16. There’sd slao a mini-compilation featuring 18 songs coming on on June 14.  PEARL JAM‘s most-played song in concert is “Even Flow”, followed by “Alive”.  NIKKI SIXX is recovering from rotator cuff surgery. He posted a photo…read more »

Rock News Randoms 5-1-19

Rock News Randoms 5-1-19

TOTO has announced that a 13 disc box set called All In will be out on May 24. The band will also be touring the U.S. this year, but there are no dates scheduled in our area at this time.  PETER FRAMPTON had such a good time jamming blues tunes with STEVE MILLER on their recent tour, that…read more »

Rock Dog of the Day 4-30-19

Rock Dog of the Day 4-30-19

Hello, my name is Samara! I am a happy, affectionate girl who loves treats and (as hound dogs do) following my nose. Most importantly, following my nose to track down treats! I do well with other dogs and would love a home with a BIG FENCED yard for running (I LOVE TO RUN), sniffing and…read more »

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