Posts tagged ABC TV

‘The Waltons’ reunite; creator Hamner has a blog

   October 22, 2013 7:40 am    0

It was a staple at my house on Thursday nights growing up. You couldn’t even call my mom when “The Waltons” was on. “The Waltons” cast reunited for an ABC interview. Click on the picture at left to see the video clip from GMA. It also appeared on Entertainment Weekly. Richard Thomas, 62, (John Boy) still…


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Fashion Friday — a chandelier in the locker?

   August 30, 2013 6:51 am    1

Is that a chandelier in that locker? Why, yes it it is. When my boss, Marnie Mead, told me her daughter, Nicole Oberle,  had a chandelier in her locker, I was thinking she went to school with Harry Potter. But no. Magnets, mirrors, wallpaper, mini chandeliers and assorted accents adorn as many lockers as homes. Preteens…


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Aspirin fights colon, skin cancer among women

   March 12, 2013 4:59 am    0

Really good news for women comes in an inexpensive bottle of aspirin, according to numerous news reports including ABC News and NPR. Yesterday broadcasts revealed that aspirin may prevent  development of melanoma. It also reduces risk of colon, breast, esophagus, stomach, prostate, bladder and ovary. and heart disease, according to Click on the link to watch the…


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A ‘Grease’ Christmas and Romeo hits the runway

   December 18, 2012 2:19 pm    0

John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John appeared on Good Morning America to promote a new holiday album, “This Christmas.” All proceeds from its sales will go to charity. See the interview from Good Morning America here. Well, it’s not “Grease,” but it’s the same duo back together again. In other pop news: “Romeo, Romeo, wherefore art…


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Target’s ‘Gift of Revenge’ commercials surprise viewers

   November 12, 2012 11:44 am    2

If you are a “Revenge” viewer on ABC-TV’s Sunday night lineup, you had to catch the clever commercials that appeared to be a part of the show last night. The ads were exclusive and told their own story using “Revenge” stars, thanks to Target and Neiman Marcus — the ad sponsors. Could be a wave of the…


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Fashion Friday — Cozy Bug dresses cute as a bug …

   October 19, 2012 7:39 am    1

Shark Tank, on ABC-TV, gets my interest every week — in between high school football games! And when fashionistas get the sharks to bite, you gotta love it. A mom, Aly Lessor, launched Cozy Bug a children’s clothing line inspired by her adorable daughter and some Southern idealism. She developed pillowcase dresses that grow with kids,…


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Bed bugs be gone — thanks to Shark Tank

   October 16, 2012 7:51 am    0

Who doesn’t worry about bed bugs when they travel?  The idea creeps me out every time I pack a bag. ABC-TV Shark Tank set a record in its first episode this fall when all five sharks dove in  to invest in BuggyBeds, a bed bug detection system that entrepreneurs Maria Curcio and Veronica Perlongo’s  invented. The…


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