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2012 God & Country Festival in Nampa Idaho

Who needs to wait for the 4th of July to enjoy a little fun, laughter, and spectacular fireworks? The Idaho Center amphitheater will be bursting with entertainment as they host the 46th annual “God & Country” family festival. This faith-based, flag waiving event boasts a rich history of honoring veterans and those who serve our […]

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Road Trip – Summer Driving Tips

  Summer is here and you are ready to hit the open highway.  The combination of heat, long trips and heavy loads can place an enormous demand on your vehicle.  So, before you pull out of the driveway, make sure that Old Nelly is ready for the long haul.   Here are a few things […]

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Duel In The Desert and Ram Runner Wins

  Talk about an epic throw down……………….how about the Mopar Ram Runner versus the Ford F-150 Raptor? pitted two serious off-road monsters against one another in the ultimate battle of supremacy.   The trucks had to maneuver a five-mile dessert course dotted with washed out river basins and rutted trails with nothing but dirt, dust […]

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MoonPie………Where It All Started

Abba Zabba, Oh Henry, Chick-O-Stick……………oh, the childhood memories!  I recall walking to the neighborhood “mom and pop” grocery store and plopping down my hard earned nickel for a sweet treat.  The choices were endless…………penny candies or my favorite chocolate bar.  But, the ultimate treat had to be the illustrious “MoonPie”. Yep, that wonderful concoction of […]

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2012 Boise Roadster Show – Calling All Car Fanatics!

Calling all car fanatics.  Got a little free time this weekend?  Why not stop by the Boise Roadster Show at Expo Idaho and be blown away by the lineup of spectacular cars on display. This year marks the 40th anniversary of the Roadster Show presented by Les Schwab Tires.  This event annually attracts competitors from […]

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Nascar 2012 & Dodge Charger

What does Dodge/Chrylser and Nascar have in common?  More than you might think.  Now that we are full swing into Nascar season, I decided to take a look at the role Dodge/Chrylser played as far as this national past time goes. In the late 1950’s Chrysler had the most powerful car in America….the C-300, and […]

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The 84th Academy Awards – Oscar Sunday Is Here!

Lights, camera, action! The Academy Awards are the oldest, best known, most prestigious, and famous of film awards.  The gold plated statue has been presented annually since May of 1929.  The first Academy Awards ceremony took place out of the public eye during an Academy banquet at the Holly wood Roosevelt Hotel.  Two hundred and […]

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2012 Super Bowl Commercials – Sneak Peak

  Who will it be – Tom Brady’s New England Patriots or Eli Manning’s New York Giants? Just as these two teams are vying for the top prize in the 2012 Super Bowl XLVI, advertisers are preparing to take home a “super” win as well.  Super Bowl XLVI may not air until February 5th, but […]

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