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The naked mole rat lives for ages, shrugs off chemical stings and never gets cancer. No wonder scientists are keen to learn the secrets of this small, bald Methuselah

 
DAILY PAGE FOR
Thursday, October 28, 2010
THE BUZZ: -Foreclosure crisis spreads to more cities . But in some worst hit areas there are fewer new cases. - Giants beat Texas 11-7 in Game 1 of World SeriesElection 2010: 6 things to know before you vote - http://bit.ly/dkqIpf
EVENTS   
 
Fall Carnival all day Saturday @ Boise Gun Club – Free breakfast, all day activities - Costume party, jazz, benefit for families devasted by mental illness.
 
Halloween week-end.
 
2010 Scarecrow Stroll & Contest – Idaho Botanical Garden
 
Daylight Savings ends Sunday November 7th
For more detail see Interactive Calendar link        
 
AAA's Daily Fuel Gauge Treasure Valley Average Prices

 
Regular
Mid
Premium
Diesel
Current
$
$3.118
$3.204
$3.298
Yesterday
$2.956
$3.120
$3.207
$3.300
Week Ago
$2.961
$3.125
$3.211
$3.267
Month Ago
$2.977
$3.143
$3.230
$3.170
Year Ago
$2.655
$2.802
$2.880
$2.798

 
DOW CLOSE Tuesday

11,126.28
Data as of Oct 27
 -43.18 

 
POWERBALL
Saturday’s  jackpot $ 87 Million
20 24 25 53 59 PB 15 last numbers drawn
MEGA-Millions – $ 140 million Friday
Hot Lotto –  $10.25 Million
 
Entertainment 
 
ON TV   Game 2.
     The San Francisco Giants host the Texas Rangers for Game 2 of the World Series. It's on Fox. The Giants lead the series, one game to none. Pop-country superstars, Lady Antebellum will sing the national anthem.
More on the TV tonight link. 
CONCERTS 
Gordon Lightfoot – Morrison Center Nov. 8
Mavis Staples – Egyptian – Nov            2
Cirque du Soleil - Alegria:
12 performance Nov. 4th – 7th.
Taco Bell Arena
Oak Ridge Boys Christmas – Morrison Center Dec. 2
 
Opening at the Box office
Saw 3D
The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest
 
 READER BOARD-Hardcover Fiction       
Top 3
1. AMERICAN ASSASSIN, by Vince Flynn
2. FALL OF GIANTS, by Ken Follett
3. THE GIRL WHO KICKED THE HORNET’S NEST, by Stieg Larsson
Non-Fiction  1. EARTH (THE BOOK), by Jon Stewart and others
Advice    1. GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS 2011, edited by Craig Glenday
Sports   2 Game of the World Series Rangers 0-1 @ San Francisco Giants 1-0
Environment
SUNRISE 8:15           SUNSET 6:41
Yesterday’s Hi- 53  Today’s 59
 
 
Treasure Valley Air Quality Condition
Green  35    Outdoor burning allowed

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