Author Archives: bigdave

B-105 Salute 9-29-17

The kindergartens at St. Antoninus School did a wonderful salute to the troops this morning. Every weekday morning at 5:50 and 8:50, a Tri-State class, group or organization will salute our military by reciting the Pledge of Allegiance. It’s simple to do, too! Just make a recording on your cell phone of the following… “Hi, this is (your name), and ... Read More »

Here’s How You Can Help Puerto Rico

    Adrianna Lebron-Garcia and Anamar Naish, the two women now leading an 800-strong relief effort for Puerto Rican hurricane victims, were strangers before Sept. 21. “We just talked every day, every hour of the day, talking about what we needed to make (relief) work,” Lebron-Garcia, a marketing researcher with P&G, said. Cincinnati for PR had collected $3,175 by Thursday ... Read More »

New Study Claims Drinking Beer Might Make You A Happier Person

A recently published study conducted at a university in Germany analyzed 13,000 different types of molecules and discovered that 17 of them seemed to stimulate the dopamine D2 receptor in the brain, which is responsible for generating feelings of happiness. One of those chemicals was hordenine, which is found in malted barley— one of the main ingredients in beer. Those who conducted the ... Read More »

Hugh Hefner, Who Built Playboy Empire, Dies at 91

Hugh Hefner, who created Playboy magazine and spun it into a media and entertainment-industry giant — all the while, as its very public avatar, squiring attractive young women (and sometimes marrying them) well into his 80s — died Wednesday at his home, the Playboy Mansion near Beverly Hills, Calif. He was 91. His death was announced by Playboy Enterprises. Hefner ... Read More »