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Stanley’s Famous Pit BBQ Gives East Texas Another Chance to See Great Music

It is a great improvement to the city of Tyler to have, not just live music, but great live music. Every Friday night, Stanley's Famous Pit BBQ is bringing this improvement to Tyler. Gone are the days wondering what you can do in town for the weekend. Tomorrow night will be no exception. Stanley's is bringing another great Texas band. 

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IHOP Offering Free Pancakes to Celebrate National Pancake Day on February 5

IHOP restaurants will once again celebrate National Pancake Day on Tuesday, February 5th from 7 am to 10 pm. IHOP will be offering a free short stack of its famous buttermilk pancakes to each guest and, in return, diners will be asked to make a voluntary donation for Shriners Hospitals for Children and other local children's charities. IHOP is hoping to raise $3 million again this year.

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Stanley's Famous Pit BBQ, Facebook
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The Greyhounds Playing Live Tonight at All-New Stanley’s Famous BBQ

Need plans for your left over party animal energy from New Year's? Stanley's Famous Pit BBQ is the perfect place to be. An all star band, a full bar, and BBQ are on top. Never been to Stanley's? This will be the best night for your first visit. 

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Forest Service Says Be Careful With New Year’s Eve Fireworks

Got your fireworks yet? There are just two opportunities each year to buy fireworks in Texas – near the 4th of July, and new New Year’s Eve. Business is good right now at local fireworks stands with the holiday fast approaching. Our own Leslie Reynolds offered tips on where to get the fireworks in a recent blog.

Even though there has been some recent moisture, it’s been another dry year and we shouldn't let the recent rain and snow give us a false sense of security, according to Texas A&M Forest Service officials. Fireworks and piles of dry leaves don’t mix.

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Tyler’s Art in the Park is Coming Soon and Needs Your Help

This year will be the Goodman Legrand Museum's fourth annual Art in the Park. This year will be even bigger and better, but it can't grow without you. Don't know what is event is? Here is a little introduction, and how you can help. 

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Red Kettle Campaign Provides An Easy Way To Have a Big Impact

All of that spare change tossed into the famous Red Kettles at storefronts, will add up to hundreds of thousands of dollars for the Salvation Army's charity work in Tyler.

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‘David’s Day’ Benefit Walk This Weekend to Help One of Our Own

This Saturday, Dec. 1 from 9 a.m. to noon, a special benefit walk for a beloved East Texas family will be held at Wildcat Stadium in Whitehouse. The event, "David's Day," will help the beloved East Texas family -- the Baskins.

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Andreas Rentz, Getty Images
Andreas Rentz, Getty Images
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Christmas Parades Planned Throughout East Texas

At some stores and homes, the Christmas decorations were up before Thanksgiving.

Those of us that did put up the Christmas tree before carving the turkey have been accused of breaking holiday rules, but rather than rebellious it seemed convenient to me. We got the decorating out of the way early, and could concentrate on matters like shopping!

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Stanley's, Facebook
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Celebrating Stanley’s Famous Pit BBQ Appreciation Day

If you need an excuse to enjoy Tyler's premium BBQ, then today would be the best day to go grab some ribs and a peach or apple cobbler. If you have never visited Stanley's, what is wrong with you? Go today and celebrate Stanley's Famous Pit BBQ appreciation day. 

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City of Longview to Offer First Ever Recycling Event this Saturday

In honor of "Texas Recycles Day" this Saturday, November 10th, the City of Longview Sanitation Department will offer it's first ever "Longview Recycles Day." The event will take place from 9am to 12noon in the west parking lot of the Longview Mall. In addition, the event will include free popcorn, hot chocolate, and other give-a-ways!

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Do You Think Halloween Costumes for Pets Are OK? [POLL]

Well, Happy Halloween my friends. And what better to celebrate a fun evening of candy fun and your pet? Should we dress them up, too?

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Photo by NASA via Getty Images
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Here’s How East Texans Can Help Those Affected By Hurricane Sandy

The weather in Tyler is just fine, so it's hard to imagine exactly how bad it is right now on the East Coast as Hurricane Sandy makes her way into New York and New Jersey. There are blizzard warnings in places like West Virginia, because Sandy is mixing with a winter storm there, and meteorologists say that's the first time in history a storm like that has been created - hurricane meets winter storm. And we look out the window and see nothing of the sort. Wanna help those who need it?

The American Red Cross says there are blood drives up and down the Eastern Seaboard that are being cancelled because of Hurricane Sandy, and they're advising those of us in areas that are unaffected by the hurricane to donate if we're able.

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