Did you catch Duets last night? Kelly Clarkson's team had a rough night to say the least! Both of her team members ended up in the bottom two and were forced to sing for their lives! In the end, the judges picked Jason Farol over Jordan Meredith... what'd you think? One things for sure, next week starts the live shows and who knows what will happen!
Also debuting last night, Life's A Tripp On Lifetime. Did you catch it? Turns out no one did! The new reality show that follows Bristol Palin's life in LA brought in less than a million viewers! (Good maybe they'll stop airing commercials for it during my Lifetime Sunday nights!)
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This is my favorite time of year.. Summer Fest Season! Already, kicked it off last weekend with my first trip to the Corn Roast in Crown Point and the Portage Township Summerfest! This weekend is stacked with great events as well:
CROWN POINTS HOMETOWN FESTIVAL DAYS CONTINUES THIS WEEKEND
On Friday, the festivities fire up again with the newly combined three-day Taste of the Region and the 38th annual Arts and Crafts Festival around the Old Lake County Courthouse.
More than 80 arts-and-crafters take over the lawn of the old courthouse while more than 40 restaurants and caterers serve their specialties on the surrounding streets. Taste hours are 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. June 24.
At 6 p.m. Friday, the Marriage Mill Celebration on the courthouse east steps pays homage to Crown Point’s unique position as the place to tie the knot from 1915 to 1940. With no blood tests or waiting periods required, celebs from Rudolph Valentino to Ronald Reagan were among those 175,000 couples who flocked to the city to say “I do."
FEEL LIKE CANOEING?
Families are invited for a paddling/hiking day from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Robinson Lake. Learn the basics of canoing and kayaking such as getting in an out of the watercraft, how to launch, paddling techniques and water safety from experienced paddlers. A limited number of canoes and kayaks with life jackets will be available or participants can bring their own.
ST THOMAS MORE FUN DAYS
Today to Sunday the 24th, 8435 Calumet Avenue, Munster. The annual festival returns for its 21st year with bingo, food, live entertainment, beer garden, games and rides. FYI: www.stmfundays.com
Today to Sunday the 24th, at Redar Park, Austin and Gregory Streets. The 21st annual fest will have food, a beer garden, carnival rides, live music and more. FYI: www.schererville.org
What will you be checking out this weekend?
Summer seems to be the buzzword around the studio today! How are you enjoying the crazy heat?!?!? I almost passed out in the heat during our sand volleyball game yesterday in Whiting Park! (Go Center Slammers! First Win Of Season!)
Anyway, got me thinking how great it is I work in A/C! Have you ever had those summer jobs that were just miserable? Yesterday, I went to eat at the restaurant I used to work at during highschool and college summers and couldn't think of a bad memory! I still enjoy going there to eat and catching up with some of my old co-workers! Maybe you have good experiences too?
Let's talk about your best/worst summer jobs on our Facebook Page!
First off, did you catch The Bachelorette last night? What do you think about Ryan finally going home!?! I mean what an idiot going on and on about Emily being a "trophy wife"!?!? Can't say that I'm sad to see Travis go home either! I am however kinda upset about Arie! What do you think Emily will do once the truth comes out about Arie and Producer Carrie dating? I'm not sure it is that big of a deal, I mean they dated in 2003, and she is engaged to a different producer on the show! Would it matter to you?
Next, did you catch the new show "Glass House"? What a complete mess of a show! UGH! Do you think it will last all summer season?
And finally, Duets Judge and Sugarland Frontwoman Jennifer Nettles announced her pregnancy yesterday! Congrats going out to her and her husband Justin Miller! The baby is said to be due just in time for their first anniversary in November! (Guess we were wrong picking Carrie Underwood as the next pregnant country star!)
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