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October 22, 2014

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Rock strikes 12 at Fremont Street with a dozen tribute bands lined up for NYE

Posted 10 hours, 47 minutes ago.

It was the legendarily regal frontman Freddie Mercury who once said, “I want to live the Victorian life, surrounded by exquisite clutter.” Mercury would have loved Fremont Street on New Year’s Eve. As it is, Fremont Street Experience will love Queen, or a variation of the great rock band, on New Year’s Eve. That outfit of which we speak is called Queen Nation. It is but one of a dozen ...

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‘Henri’ plays a powerful melody at the Smith Center

Posted 13 hours, 2 minutes ago.

Henri plays the piano, but he is not really a pianist. He used to be. But today he runs his hands across a dining table at an assisted-living facility. Only Henri hears this song, but it is a sadly familiar tune to anyone who has been touched by Alzheimer’s disease. If you haven’t been, it is one of life’s “yets.” You will be over time, everyone will likely be afflicted ...

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