Vancouver Director’s Film A Texas Festival Highlight

Posted by Steve Leader on March 14, 2014


Beth Harrington got the idea for a documentary about a singing family, the Carters, more than ten years ago. It came to her while working on an earlier film, “Welcome to the Club.” It’s the story of women who sang a type of music called “rockabilly” in the 1950’s.  They didn’t get their due for decades.

While interviewing the women for …

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Stars Of Little People, Big World Separate

Posted by Pat Boyle on March 12, 2014

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Hillsboro, Oregon –  The stars of the TLC reality show, Little People, Big World say they have separated after 26 years of marriage. Matt and Amy Roloff tell People Magazine its a trial separation.

They tell the magazine “Matt remains living on the farm in our guest house and we work together everyday on the farm, on our …

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Greg Allman To Headline Waterfront Blues Festival In July

Posted by Pat Boyle on March 3, 2014

Portland, Oregon – Gregg Allman will make his first ever appearance at the Waterfront Blues Festival on Sunday, July 6th. The festival announced its headliners today and says Los Lobos, Los Lonely Boys, Maceo Parker, Lee Fields & The Expressions and John Nemeth & The Bo-Keys will also perform at the four day festival. Rolling Stone  calls Allman ” one …

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SE Portland Dive Featured On IFC’s “Portlandia”

Posted by Jeremy Scott on February 27, 2014

Stars Carrie Brownstein and Fred Armisen posing

PORTLAND — A dive tucked inside a trendy neighborhood off East Burnside has attracted producers of two television shows, including “Portlandia“.

Scenes filmed inside the Slide Inn and Jade Lounge are featured on Thursday night’s season four premiere.

“I feel like our interior is very unique.  It’s not a cookie-cutter style, it’s very artsy and mid-century mod …

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Anchor Learning ‘Fighter’s Body’ Is Made In The Kitchen

Posted by FM News 101 KXL on February 17, 2014

“Abs aren’t made in the gym, but in the kitchen. How many trainers and fitness junkies have I heard that from” says KXL Afternoon News anchor Dan Mitchinson. “But guess what, it’s true” he adds laughing.

As he trains for his first ever boxing fight, Mitchinson is on a ‘clean,’ 25-hundred calorie a day diet plan.

“I eat five to six meals …

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