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National Library Lover's Month

Library, Image Credit to Rich Grundy

February is National Library Lover's Month!

Tennis

Tennis raquet and ball in the air

The Australian Open ended yesterday, and the results are in:

MEN'S SINGLES: Roger Federer (Switzerland)

WOMEN'S SINGLES: Serena Williams (USA)

MEN'S DOUBLES: Henri Kontinen (Finland) & John Peers (Australia)

WOMEN'S DOUBLES: Bethanie Mattek-Sands (USA) & Lucie Safarova (Czech Republic)

MIXED: Abigail Spears (USA) & Juan Sebastián Cabal (Columbia)

William Peter Blatty (1928-2017)

It is with a heavy heart that we mourn the loss of author William Peter Blatty, who passed away on Thursday at age 89, after a battle with cancer.  His name might not be familiar to all of you, but certainly his works will be.  Blatty was a prolific author in the horror genre, although he's best known for his story of a 12-year old girl possessed by a demon: The Exorcist.  This chilling tale is not only Blatty's most famous work, but won him an Academy Award for Best Screenplay, and the film was the first horror movie nominated for Best Picture.

The Golden Globe Nominees are In!

Awards season is right around the corner, and this week the nominations came in for the 74th Annual Golden Globe Awards.

Remembering John Glenn

"Godspeed, John Glenn"
July 18, 1921 - December 8, 2016

Fantastic Beasts in the Wild

It's the Scariest Time of the Year!

Halloween is a mere 10 days away! And now that it's starting to feel a little more like Fall, it's time to dive into your favorite spooky and horror filled series.

And the Emmy Goes to...

 

What's trending this week? The winners and losers of the 2016 Emmy Awards! Believe it or not, this year's awards have already come and gone - which means only five more months until the Oscars! Some of this year's winners were...

The Final Frontier: Celebrating 50 Years of Star Trek

All About Art

Come to WPPL's summer art programs!