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SATURDAY, NOV. 26, 2016

FRIDAY, NOV. 25, 2016

FRIDAY, NOV. 25, 2016, 11 A.M.

Faith and Values: Gratitude and judgment in the shadows

Shadows get an undeservedly bad reputation in our culture. It’s like we see shadows only in “black or white,” or “dark or light” terms. Too bad, because we do most of our daily living in the shadows. We allow our fears to be enhanced rather than healed in the shadows. Again, too bad. Let’s begin with the benefits of shade to some favorite flowers, vegetables and herbs. Half and dappled shade is preferred for bleeding hearts (one of my favorites), chard, kale, radishes, spinach, leeks, arugula, basil, parsley, dill, cilantro, chives and alpine strawberries.

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FRIDAY, NOV. 25, 2016

The Slice: Not a creature was stirring, except you

Stealthily extracting a middle-of-the-night snack from the fridge can be a challenge at any time of year. But right now, when refrigerators are 110 percent full, it is a particularly dicey undertaking. One false move could trigger an avalanche of ...

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THURSDAY, NOV. 24, 2016


Let students shine, not the light from your phone

The holidays are well-seasoned with concerts, recitals and plays. As a parent of a musician, it’s the Christmas tradition I enjoy the most. But as I anticipate another season filled with song, I have one dread – the audience member, or more, who upstages the performers and mars the music.

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Michael B. Jordan and Sylvester Stallone in "Creed." Photo credit: Warner Bros. (Warner Bros.)

THURSDAY, NOV. 24, 2016, 11 A.M.

Stream on Demand: Acclaimed ‘Boyhood’ comes to Netflix

What’s new for home viewing on video-on-demand and Netflix, Amazon Prime and other streaming services.Pay-Per-View / Video-On-Demand“Kubo and the Two Strings,” an animated film from Portland’s Laika Entertainment, is a family-friendly tale with mythic themes, lovely imagery, and a touching ...

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THURSDAY, NOV. 24, 2016, 10:30 A.M.

Decking the concert halls

If you need a break from Christmas shopping or want to duck out for a breather while your family is in town, local music venues are going to be pretty busy in December. We’ve compiled a diverse selection of live music choices – some holiday-related, some not – to last you through the end of the year.

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THURSDAY, NOV. 24, 2016, 10 A.M.

10 Under $10: Fun found, prices low

1. Christmas Parade and Lighting Ceremony 5 p.m. Friday, Sherman Avenue, downtown Coeur d’Alene. Enjoy marching bands and floats, music and fun. Pick up a candle at The Coeur d’Alene Resort at 5 p.m. and gather on the front lawn ...

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Paul Turner

Paul Turner

Coloring pages

Coloring pages

View, download and print coloring pages each week here.


ClarksvilleMel McCuddin: The Art of Darkness

Inside a downtown gallery maybe two decades ago – that’s where I first got McCuddined. I recall strolling through the vast array of art when one canvas stopped me cold. ...

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