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Video game company donates $26K to help fund girls STEM camp

  • Jan 23, 2015 at 12:15PM

A local video game company has partnered with a national nonprofit to encourage girls to explore Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) opportunities.

 

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Bellevue author slices open audiences with first suspense thriller

  • Today at 7:00AM

Richard Van Anderson has always been fascinated by the urban legends of people waking up in bathtubs full of ice, their organs allegedly removed and sold on the black market. As a medical student in New York, the improbability of the situation troubled him; why would a surgeon keep the patient on ice when the common practice is to warm them up?

Lincoln Square expansion to cause major lane closures next weekend

  • Jan 22, 2015 at 4:00PM updated Jan 23, 2015 at 4:55PM

The contractor for Kemper Development's Lincoln Square expansion is reporting the largest concrete pour in city history will occur next weekend, and requires closing several lanes of traffic around the downtown project from 1 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 31, to 9 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 1.

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5th Avenue Theatre receives $300,000 to expand Rising Star Project

  • Jan 23, 2015 at 1:59PM

The musical theater company announced Friday that its Rising Star Project will receive a $300,000 endowment from The Sheri and Les Biller Family Foundation. The grant will be paid over the next three years and fund "ambitious" growth plans for the program.

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'Around the World in 80 Days' opens at Village Theatre

  • Jan 21, 2015 at 2:00PM updated Jan 23, 2015 at 12:51PM

Based on the Jules Verne novel "Around the World in Eighty Days," this stage adaptation was written by playwright Mark Brown, best known for the stage version of the comedy "The Trial of Ebenezer Scrooge."

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