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Woman jailed for smoking near children

BOWLING GREEN, Va., Feb. 23 (UPI) -- A 44-year-old Virginia woman has been jailed for violating a court order that she not smoke when she is near her children.

Chicago's Jazz in June opens Thursday

HIGHLAND PARK, Ill., June 8 (UPI) -- The Ravinia Festival's annual Jazz in June four-day festival opens Thursday night on Chicago's North Shore.

Jazz Condition -- UPI Arts & Entertainment

Most in the workday world look forward to summer as an opportunity to kick back and relax, either through less hectic weeks, leisurely weekends or outright stretches of vacation. Jazz musicians enjoy the summer months because work is plentiful and often s
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Murphy named AD at Northwestern

EVANSTON, Ill., May 22 (UPI) -- Former Washington Redskins All-Pro safety Mark Murphy has been named the new athletic director at Northwestern.

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

English trombonist and bandleader Ted Heath was born this day in London in 1900. Emulating the Swing era sound coming from the bands of Tommy Dorsey and Woody Herman, he led a dance band that was the best known in Britain through the 1950s.
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Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Clarinetist Frank Teschemacher was born this day in Chicago in 1906. An original member of Chicago's famous Austin High Gang of musicians, he died in a car crash at age 25.
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Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

On this day in 1955, graffiti artists began scrawling the words "Bird Lives!" in subway stations and on walls around Greenwich Village in New York City.
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Jazz Condition -- UPI Arts & Entertainment

Two weeks after she arrived in the United States from her native Italy in 1998, Roberta Gambarini stunned many in the jazz world as a virtual unknown with a third place finish in the Thelonious Monk International Jazz Vocal Competition.
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Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Singer Irene Kral was born this day in 1932 in Chicago. She was a terrific ballad singer with impeccable taste, working with Woody Herman, Maynard Ferguson, Stan Kenton and Shelly Manne.
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Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Drummer Big Sid Catlett was born this date in Evansville, Ind., in 1910. Always in great demand, he was a big man behind the drums, yet as protege Art Blakey once said, Catlett could make the drums sound as soft and light as a butterfly.
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Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Trombonist Wilbur DeParis was born this day in 1900 in Crawfordsville, Ind. He began his musical career around age 12, playing in tent shows and carnival bands. He had several bands of his own, including his "New" New Orleans Band, formed in 1947, after t
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Jazz drumming legend Max Roach was born this day in New Land, N.C., in 1924. He made his recording debut in 1943 with Coleman Hawkins.
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Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Drummer Kenny Clarke, a founding member of the Modern Jazz Quartet and one of the pioneers of bebop, was born this day in 1914 in Pittsburgh.
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Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

On this date in 1957, something wonderful occurred in a CBS television studio in New York. The Red Allen All-Stars, singer Billie Holiday, the Mal Waldron All-Stars, the Count Basie All-Stars and Jimmy Giuffre went on live television for a show that was p
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Mark Steven Murphy (born April 22, 1958 in Canton, Ohio) is a former American football safety in the National Football League. He was signed by the Green Bay Packers as an undrafted free agent in 1980. He played college football at West Liberty State College.

Murphy was inducted into the Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame in 1998.

Murphy was signed by the Green Bay Packers as an undrafted free agent in 1980. He played for the Packers from 1980 to 1991, starting 122 of 147 games at both safety positions. He finished his career with 20 interceptions, 11 sacks, and a touchdown.

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