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73rd Anniversary of the Attack on Pearl Harbor

73 Years Ago Today: It Was a Sunday Morning – Remembering Pearl Harbor

It was Sunday morning, December 7, 1941 when Japanese forces attacked the US naval base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. Take time to remember and reflect on that day with stories from those who remember or survived the deadly attack.

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Wiiliam Shakespeare Invented Many Common Words
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You’ll Be In Amazement at How Many Words William Shakespeare Invented

When it came to words, if there wasn't one William Shakespeare liked, he invented it. You'll be in amazement at how many words he invented that are still in use today.

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Celebrate National Play Monopoly Day
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National Play Monopoly Day – Things You Probably Don’t Know About the Iconic Board Game

Today (November 19) is National Play Monopoly Day. Before you sit down to monopolize all those utilities, railroads and real estate, take a moment to see why the game was invented.

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Robert Grant
Robert Grant

Grand Junction Photographer Robert Grant’s Photos from World War II [VIDEO]

Shortly after he began his career as photographer at the Grand Junction Daily Sentinel, Robert Grant enlisted in the United States Army and department for a 3 1/2 year tour in Asia. This Memorial Day, take a moment to view never before seen photos from a lifelong Grand Junction resident documenting his tour of duty during the second World War.

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Common Sense Reasons Election Day is on Tuesday and in November
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Common Sense Reasons Election Day is on Tuesday and in November

Many things our forefathers did were not only brilliant but also common sense answers to problems. The choice of holding elections on a Tuesday in November is one of those solutions.

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Express/Stringer, Getty Images
Express/Stringer, Getty Images

51 Years Ago: The Beatles Play ‘Rattle Your Jewelry’ Concert

The Beatles took a potshot at the rich and regal during one of their most famous concerts.

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(Photo By Alex Wong/Getty Images)
(Photo By Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Alexander Hamilton to Visit Grand Junction

Alexander Hamilton comes to Grand Junction this weekend by way of the Two Rivers Chautauqua at Cross Orchards Historic Site.

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Marianne Faithfull Jim Morrison
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Marianne Faithfull Knows Who Killed Jim Morrison

Marianne Faithfull was in Paris on the night Jim Morrison died of a drug overdose.

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Rock Around the Clock
MCA

The History of ‘Rock Around the Clock’: How a B-Side Became a Rock Classic

On the 60th anniversary of one of the defining rock n' roll songs, we look at the history of Bill Haley and His Comets' 'Rock Around the Clock.'

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Wedding
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These Wedding Traditions Are Weird in the Real World

From the overpriced flowing white dress to walking slowly down an aisle while music plays to throwing a garter into a crowd, weddings are filled with rituals that would make no sense if you saw them in any other place.

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