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Enter to win a bag of coffee beans from local coffee shop and roasterie Z's Divine Espresso.

Just follow the link and you'll get a chance to win some nice locally roasted beans to start your morning. Z's has locations in Lawrence on 23rd street and on 31st and Iowa. They are currently serving customers via their drive-thru windows, which are available at both locations.

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The National World War I Museum & Memorial is reopening in Kansas City on June 2 and will follow guidelines laid out by public health officials for patron and staff safety.

100 Years of Collecting provides a window to examine incredibly diverse objects and documents, as well as the opportunity to see how this monumental collection came to fruition. 100 Years of Collecting – Art examines striking works related to the First World War, including pieces from the U.S., Germany, France and the U.K.

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The Haden Triplets, daughters of great jazz bassist Charlie Haden, bring their haunting harmonies to songs by their grandfather Carl Haden from the Haden Family country band, along with classics like Wayfaring Stranger and I'll Fly Away. 

The Indonesian piano prodigy, Joey Alexander, is now 16 and demonstrates his growing maturity into a major jazz artist on his new CD, which is mostly a trio outing with longtime Brad Mehldau bassist Larry Grenadier and drummer Kendrick Scott, plus guest appearances by Anne Drummond on flute and percussionist Luisito Quintero. 

This two-disc anthology comprises four long out of print albums; The first two historic Mike Sammes Singers long-players, The Melody Moves (1959) and Let’s Get Away from It All (1962), complimented by the Singers’ exciting collaborations with the skilled arranger, conductor, composer Johnny Gregory, Channel West (TV Western Themes) and The Avengers and Other TV Themes. The collection is rounded out by an array of elusive Sammes singles and EPs, including a swinging Eton Boating Song, recorded for Tony Hatch a Top Rank as The Knightsbridge Chorale.

Listen to any popular British recording of the late 1950s and ’60s and the chances are you will be listening to the voices of The Mike Sammes Singers.  This two-disc anthology comprises four long out of print albums; The first two historic Mike Sammes Singers long-players, The Melody Moves (1959) and Let’s Get Away from It All (1962), complimented by the Singers’ exciting collaborations with the skilled arranger, conductor, composer Johnny Gregory, Channel West (TV Western Themes) and The Avengers and Other TV Themes.

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