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How Long Will You Live? Check the Strength of Your Handshake

Whenever I meet another guy, I always make sure that my handshake is firm and assertive, just like my dad taught me.  Most men were raised to give a firm handshake when meeting someone.  A firm handshake means that you're a "man," and that you mean what you say and stand for something.  A firm handshake gains immediate respect, while a limp hand places you in a submissive position.  Now, a firm handshake may mean more than that.

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Meet Townsquare Media’s Best New Intern… Ever

My name is Ally Tismekles and I am the new intern. Businesses everywhere romance the thought of having interns. We work for free and, rumored from some friends of mine,  get the short end of the stick when it comes to what type of work we are assigned

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Disconnect from Technology and Reconnect with Family Members

Today's technology helps us connect with people all across the globe and, yet, it also causes us to disconnect with each other.  Back in October, I wrote about how today's technology appears to be stressing people out as well as disconnecting them from one another.  Too much technology in our lives can interfere with personal human interaction.   I was reminded of this the other evening when the four of us went out to eat.

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Video of the Boonville Macro Burst From Inside a Van

For all of us that missed the opportunity Friday to ride out 120 MPH winds, this video is the next best thing.

Ashley Stoflet-Miller experienced rain so heavy that it was impossible to see to drive

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It’s Farmer’s Market Season in Evansville Again!

I LOVE fresh fruits and vegetables, but the Farmer's Market is so much more that that and it's first day to operate this season is THIS Friday (May 16)!  Beginning at 8 a.m. you can see the latest additions to the Farmer's Market, which takes place every Friday in the lot at Northwest Second and Sycamore Streets.

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Overeating Brings Back Memories of Yesteryears’ Television Commercials

Jenny and I hosted a Mother’s Day get-together yesterday, which was nice because it gave my mother-in-law a break from hosting the family.  Jenny prepared a brunch fit for a queen, with other family members bringing some additional dishes.  And you know what

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Boonville HighSchool Closed on Monday

Classes at Boonville High School are canceled Monday (5/12) due to storm damage.

Other schools in Boonville will be open as usual.

School personnel and volunteers spent the weekend cleaning the rooms after high winds on Friday damaged the roof, causing causing damage to 12 classrooms

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What Women Want Expo is Today – Win a $750 Jewelry Shopping Spree!

We are proud to announce the first annual massive, spectacular, and totally amazing What Women Want Expo is today, Saturday, May 10th at the Clarion Inn!

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Evansville Airport to Add Service to Charlotte

More travel options are available for the Evansville area.

American Airlines will begin nonstop jet service between Evansville and Charlotte, NC. with three daily flights beginning in October.

The regional service will be operated as US Airways Express with 50-seat CRJ-200 jets

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Click It or Ticket Campaign is Underway in Indiana – Buckle Up!

I learned how to buckle a seat belt when I was a kid, although many cars didn't have them until I was a teenager.  Still, it wasn't required by law for anyone in a vehicle to wear them.  Laws didn't begin being passed forcing occupants to wear seats belts until 1984 and that was only for front seats.  However, even in the 70s, my parents insisted that I wear my seat belt and that's when, for the most part, I made wearing a seat belt a habit.

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