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SMILE On Down Syndrome Buddy Walk 2014 In Evansville

The 2014 SMILE ON DOWN SYNDROME BUDDY WALK will include a 1-mile walk through the grounds of the Vanderburgh County 4-H Center.  Following the WALK, there will be food, entertainment, fun activities for the children, an opportunity for team photos, and information tables for the adults

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Haier America Selects Evansville for World-Class Tech Center

From the office of Evansville Mayor Lloyd Winnecke
Evansville Mayor Lloyd Winnecke, the Growth Alliance for Greater Evansville and the Economic Development Coalition of Southwest Indiana are pleased to announce Evansville will soon be home to the world’s largest manufacturer of appliances, initially creating 50 high-paying STEM jobs in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math.

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The Best Day Ever Evansville Busts the Myth that There’s Nothing to Do Here!

Every week The Best Day Ever Evansville sets out to dispel the widespread myth that "Evansville is boring," and it's not difficult.

In the past month, we've laughed with Ccomedians like Judee Brown and Rob Stapleton. We painted masterpieces that compared to Bob Ross. We

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Kids and Grandparents Day This Weekend at the Evansville Museum

"Kids & Grandparents Day" is happening this Sunday, September 7. Come join the museum to celebrate the diverse generations in our families! The event is from 12n-4pm and will include special guests from the 501st Legion.

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Inaugural ‘Parks Fest’ Music Festival Coming to Garvin Park September 13th

A day filled with food, games, and live music is coming to Garvin Park, and the best part? It's completely FREE to attend!

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CVS To Make A Big Change Earlier Than Expected – No More Tobacco Sales

Earlier in the year, CVS, the nation's second biggest drugstore chain, announced it would stop selling tobacco products in it's stores beginning October 1st. The move was announced after the company decided to focus more on customer health and the idea of selling tobacco was counter to that notion.

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Animalpalooza Animal Benefit & Music Festival Is Happening This Weekend

Animalpalooza Animal Benefit and Music Festival is back for it's 3rd year, with the high flying action of DockDogs and two full days of music and fun! 2014 will be bigger and better than ever with an expanded schedule, live local music, and a new location!

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Fire and EMS in Evansville Receive Multiple Awards

Two emergency response agencies in Evansville were recognized during an Indiana state awards presentation in Indianapolis Friday, Aug. 22, 2014. In total, four awards were presented to the Evansville Fire Department and American Medical Response of Evansville (AMR).

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West Side Nut Club Unveils Redesigned Fall Festival Website

With just over a month to go until the annual street festival, the West Side Nut Club unveils an all new website for the festivities.

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Twilight Tuesdays Continue at Mesker Park Zoo

Thankfully this has absolutely nothing to do with that God awful series of movies. In fact this is quite a good thing, an awesome thing in fact. What it means is that Mesker Park Zoo will have extended hours for the next several Tuesdays.

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