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Ultimate Griller’s Guide: How To Pick Out the Perfect Steak Every Time

Every meat lover should learn how to spot a quality cut of beef at the supermarket. Follow the tips below to pick out the tastiest steak every time:

Fresh is better than frozen

Fresh meat will always be more tender and juicy than frozen meat, no matter how expertly it's been freeze-dried and vacuum sealed.

Thick and marbled (or not)

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Category: Food, Newsletter, What's New
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Get an Inside Peek at the New History Exhibit at Mesker Zoo and Botanical Garden

Mesker Park Zoo and Botanical Garden has been a staple in the Evansville community for decades. Many of us have grown up with a variety of exotic animals in our "backyard" and the memories surrounding the zoo are abundant.

What most people from my generation don't know is the

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Looking Forward to NFL Football and Indianapolis Colts Action This Fall With Injured Players Back on the Field

I don't know how many times my son, Elliot, who is an offensive/defensive lineman on his football team, has said to me, "Dad, I can hardly wait until the Colts play again!"  I feel the same way.  Football is our favorite sport to watch (and for him to play) and we'll be very happy to see formerly injured Colts players (Reggie Wayne, Dwayne Allen, Vick Ballard) back on the field for a new season.

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Evansville-based Signature School Ranks 21st on 2014 List of Best High Schools in America
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Evansville-Based Signature School Ranks Among the Top 25 High Schools in America

You don't have to look far down the annual U.S. News and World Report list of the "Best High Schools in America" to find the downtown Evansville school located across the street from the Ford Center.

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(Johnny Kincaid)
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LST Board of Directors Wants Better Location for Ship Dock [Poll]

The USS LST Ship Memorial's board of directors appears ready to take the ship elsewhere unless the City of Evansville can provide a more accessible dock (there have been some grumblings about the poor accessibility at Marina Pointe).  Mayor Lloyd Winnecke's office has been working on a solution and doesn't want to see the ship depart for another city.  So I wanted to ask you...

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Spring Bucket List: Visit These Three Beautiful Local Wineries Around Evansville and Henderson

I think the warm(er) weather is finally here to turn the season!  The warm weather gets me excited about doing things outside – working in the garden, restaurant patios are opening, days are getting longer … You get the idea!  Many of our tri-state wineries are beginning to have summer events and get-togethers to join in the warm weather spirit.  You could easily look up all the ones in our area, but I’ll do you one better – here are a few of the great local ones!

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Category: Events, Newsletter
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Wanted: Newstalk 1280 Youtube Columnist

Newstalk 1280 is currently looking for passionate freelance Youtube columnists to cover topics in the Evansville area in short 1-3 minute videos.

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Put That Sandwich Down — USDA Announces Major Chicken-Breast Recall

Prime Pak Foods is recalling 24,000 pounds of chicken due to incorrect labeling that doesn't properly identify potential allergens.

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Evansville and Vanderburgh County Citizens Make WeTip Hotline A Big Success

Although I haven’t had a reason to use the WeTip hotline number (1-800-78-CRIME), many Vanderburgh County residents have, which is proof that there is a need in the Evansville community for this anonymous tip line.  It’s satisfying to see that WeTip has greatly helped the Evansville Police Department catch people involved in criminal activities.

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What You May Not Have Known About Easter

Easter Sunday is coming and churches are preparing for special services, whether it's a traditional sunrise service or the big service at the Ford Center.

But where do our Easter traditions come from? The day is exciting for kids who search for hidden eggs and place them in seasonal baskets

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Category: Easter, Newsletter

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