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Entertainment News Archive - August 21, 2012

In 1976, I was 5 years old and my family had just moved to Northbrook from a sister suburb in the state of Illinois. It was also the very same year the winter Olympics was taking place and the beginning of my obsession with speed skating. Back then, the name that stuck out for me was Leah Poulos and a host of others. Leah was the one I remember most at the age of 5, however there were others we all erased. Perhaps there was one who almost made the team and that we never knew about??? Bruce???

MIAMI, Aug. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Batanga Media today announced the acquisition of Crovat, a company that since 2007 has created and developed over 300 consumer websites.

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- adRise's THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL TV app, which showcases 75 of the series' most memorable episodes, is now available on Roku set-top boxes.

FAYETTE COUNTY, Pa., Aug. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Isle of Capri Casinos, Inc.

PHOENIX, Aug. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Country music superstars Rascal Flatts are getting into the restaurant business.

SAN FRANCISCO and LONDON, August 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- New Ocean Wave announce the launch of the Pacific Rowing Race across 2400 miles of Pacific Ocean.

DETROIT, Aug. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Michigan F.A.S.H. Fest announces the following events will be held to highlight talent through F. = Fashion, A. = Art, S. = Sound, and H.