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Scott Wynn and Sue Wilson in the Mornings

MOVIE REVIEW - Oculus

There are so many "scary'" movies made these days it's hard to keep them separated in your head.  The new Oculus though tries to be a bit different.

Ladies: What Your Pet Says About You

What the pet she owns says about her ·         If she owns a cat. Cats are independent and self-sufficient, which means she is too. ·         Girls who own dogs are usually sporty and low-maintenance. · [ ... ]

Daily Scoop for week of April 14th 2014

Today is April 15th and Tell Us Something Good Tuesday. And we need it because it is Tax Day! It is also Jackie Robinson Day-- Played in his first regular season game on this day in history. Also, the Titanic sank in 1912, Lincoln died on this day in 1865.  National Glazed Ham Day Th [ ... ]

DVD - What's New Streaming and DVD This Week

This is a very big week for you and your home services, and a good chance to catch up on some movies you may not have seen.  Sometimes it's tough get to the movies for many reasons. But movies are coming to your home theater faster than ever now.  

2 Concerts announced: Zac Brown Band & Eric Church

2 great concerts just announced WQMX is your concert station. Just announced: 2 great concerts, one in the summer and one in the fall.Zac Brown Band  coming to Blossom Saturday, June 14th! Tickets go on sale this coming Friday, April 18th with a special WQMX Country Club Pre-Sale on Thur [ ... ]

Country Music News

Daylights Savings Time Facts

Daylights Savings Time

There's a spike in heart attacks during the first week of Daylight Saving Time, according to a study published in 2008.

People are safer drivers during daylight hours, and researchers have found that Daylight Saving Time reduces lethal car crashes and pedestrian strikes.

Two states — Arizona and Hawaii — and four U.S. territories — American Samoa, Guam, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands — don't observe Daylight Saving Time. Indiana adopted Daylight Saving Time in 2006.

Daylight Saving Time was first used during World War I, as part of an effort in the United States and other warring countries to conserve fuel. In theory, using daylight more efficiently saves fuel and energy because it reduces the nation's need for artificial light.

The first American to advocate for daylight saving was Benjamin Franklin. He realized in 1784 that many people burned candles at night yet slept past dawn in the summer, wasting early-morning sunlight.

 

Here's more Daylight Savings Time Facts

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