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ZCARE - UPCOMING EVENTS
Today is Bad Poetry Day, so Brittany and Ballzer decided to write each other bad poems and of course brought Shaw in on the action:
And Shaw finally delivers...it was glorious:
Beyoncé's dad. Jay Z's father-in-law. Talent manager. Businessman. Author. Matthew Knowles is known for being all of these things. Last year he published a book called "The DNA of Achievers: 10 Traits of Highly Successful Professionals" which has become a #1 best-seller on Amazon.
CHECK OUT HIS CHAT WITH THE Z93 MORNING BUZZ:
We played At Work Olympics this morning to win tickets to Mississippi Valley Mayhem's Roller Derby Bout this Saturday. I was a little worried it was too hard so I grabbed Front Desk Megan to try it at the station. She gets an A for effort and I'll probably find some tickets for her efforts anyway ;)
CLICK HERE FOR MORE DETAILS ON SATURDAY'S BOUT! We'll have more tickets all week long!
CHECK OUT MEGAN ON THE AIR:
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NOOOOOOO! Entertainment Tonight claims Justin Bieber recently got a white puppy named Todd but we won't be seeing the dog anytime soon in Instagram. Biebs warned us he would delete his account if the hate for his lady Sophia Richie continued and now overnight he deactivated his Instagram account, at least for the time being. Right now, Bieber's official Facebook and Twitter accounts are unaffected so we can still verify Todd's cuteness.
GET IT GIRL! Contact Music claims Katy Perry is launching her own line of sandals, sneakers, stilettos and pumps. She said "it's been a creative goal of mine to be a real contributor in the affordable fashion space."
EVEN STRANGER: Hollywoodlife.com claims Johnny Depp cut off his finger in March 2015. He dipped it in blue paint and wrote nasty messages on a mirror in front of Amber Heard. TMZ claims Johnny was convinced Amber was cheating on him with Billy Bob Thornton
DON'T WORRY, IT'S STILL ON! Radar Online claims Kim and Kanye's feud with Taylor Swift is continuing. Allegedly they've banned the Kardashians from playing Taylor's music. A source said “Kim and North were at a recent playdate at Kourtney’s with Penelope, when the girls asked to listen to Taylor Swift. Kim tore into Kourtney for playing Taylor’s songs to the girls and told her she should be more loyal.
GREAT DAY FOR MARIAH! TMZ, claims two Mariah Carey billboards, touting her shows at Caesars Palace, have been banned from airports in Burbank and Orange County, California because they are too sexy. Apparently Ceasars palace also requested a censored version... what to do with the billboards now? You know Mariah's gonna hang them up in her house and just yell “I'm too sexy!” at them...
Run Details: On Saturday, October 15, 2016 race day registration opens at 4:30 pm and the race starts at 6:45pm. The fun run is approximately 1.9 miles in and around Sparta Memorial Park and the River Run Golf Course. Runners wear a flag football belt, and run the course while Zombies attempt to infect as many runners as possible by taking their flags. Pre-registration is $25 and includes your shirt, House of Shadows Haunted House ticket, plus raffle entry for GREAT prizes.
Proceeds benefit the Children's Miracle Network and the Miss Sparta Scholarship Program
Dean was diagnosed with bone cancer at the age of 16. It was an unbearable battle, but not unbeatable. He went through extensive surgeries, chemo and radiation. He nearly lost his leg to this ravishing disease...but he grabbed cancer by the throat, and beat it. At age of 18, just beginning his adventure into adulthood....the cancer came back. It has metastasized. Dean lives in La Crosse with his girlfriend and her family. His dedicated mother travels to La Crosse to be at all his appointments and due to missed work and traveling expenses, her income is very limited. There are 3 trial drugs that are very expensive but viable options for saving his life.
MORE TROUBLE IN RIO: Reports say the Rio Olympics officials this week lost the keys to the Olympic Stadium. Workers had to use bolt cutters to get in.
ARE WE EXCITED? New Music Possibly Coming From Will Smith ... While talking about his new film, 'Suicide Squad' Smith says he's been in the studio. New music just may be coming soon.
PULLING A FARVE? Swimmer Michael Phelps May NOT Retire .... While talking about his newborn son watching him compete at the Rio Olympics, Phelps 'hints' that this may NOT be the last time we see him swim at an Olympic event.
SPEAKING OF FARVE, he officially received his Gold jacket last night as part of Hall of Fame Weekend in Canton, Ohio
LADY SCOUNDRELS! Uproxx claims Rebel Wilson is going to star in the remake of Dirty Rotten Scoundrels. The movie will follow two female scam artists, who swindle fortunes from the wealthy.
SUPER SYNERGY! ABC's Entertainment president Channing Dungey recently said they’re in talks for a possible prime time TV series based on the Star Wars Franchise. She said she's not only is she interested in such an idea, but she revealed there are ongoing talks to make it a reality. Star Wars is now owned by Disney, which is ABC's parent company... interesting...
Steve Guttenberg has starred in more than 60 films, including some of the most successful blockbuster movies and sequels of all time: “Police Academy,” “Three Men and a Baby” and “Cocoon,” among others. His newest film is “2 Lava 2 Lantula,” a sequel to last summer’s Lavalantula, which is the sister to the Sharknado Franchise. The film premieres on Syfy Network this Saturday. August 6th!
CHECK OUT BRITTANY AND BALLZER'S INTERVIEW WITH STEVE HERE:
Don't worry, we asked about that Three Men and a Baby ghost, too:
At age 6, Jojo was diagnosed with Pulmonary Hypertension (PH) which is high blood pressure that occurs in the arteries in the lungs. Please join Jojo's family at NORDIC LANES in Westby for CHINESE RAFFLE, 50/50 RAFFLE, BAKE SALE, DINNER, PIE AUCTION, and more to try & help this family out with upcoming expenses. Jojo’s mother, Hollie, will be speaking at 5 PM about this disease.
With our sponsor Days Inn La Crosse Conference Center, Zcare was able to donate to USO Wisconsin this week.
USO Wisconsin's list of donations includes:
New or gently used iPads, Xbox or Playstation systems and games.
Seating for the center in light grey, beige or dark brown.
Beverages in bottles or cans, about 150 servings in off season (Sept- April) and 300 in summer (May-Aug)
Any snacks are always good as well. Single serve packaged ones work the best. Fresh fruit, pastries, and bread for PB&J sandwiches.
Travel toiletries are always hot items for the troops as well as charging cables.
Large capacity coffee pots.
Here is what the New Mobile unit could use for those that do not arrive commercial and will arrive at Coglan:
10 x 10 tents, lawn chairs, large coolers, snacks and beverages
Office Supplies: envelopes, ink (HP #932, HP # 933, CANNON IMAGE CLASS TONER lbp7110cw), and printer paper.