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2013-08-12 23:22:20

The Dirty Dancing Festival was founded in 2010 in the beautiful town of Lake Lure North Carolina, where much of the classic movie Dirty Dancing was filmed. Lake

2011-08-10 08:00:00

LAS VEGAS, Aug. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Casino goers will have the time of their lives this summer with the introduction of International Game Technology's (NYSE: IGT) new Dirty Dancing® Video Slots.

2011-08-08 18:38:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Aug. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- LIONSGATE® (NYSE: LGF), a leading global entertainment company, is set to produce DIRTY DANCING, based on the classic 1987 film of the same name, it was announced today by Joe Drake, co-COO of Lionsgate and President of the Motion Picture Group.

2009-09-29 19:36:49

A private memorial is being planned for the late film star Patrick Swayze at Sony Studios in Culver City, Calif. The actor -- who is famous for his work in the films The Outsiders, Dirty Dancing and Ghost, as well as TV's North & South and The Beast -- died of pancreatic cancer Sept.

2009-09-24 09:43:55

Singer Macy Gray and actor Ashley Hamilton were the first two contestants eliminated from Season 9 of the U.S.

2009-09-19 03:01:43

Ten professional dancers are to perform a tribute to the late U.S. movie star Patrick Swayze on Dancing with the Stars, ABC said. Swayze, the star of Dirty Dancing and Ghost, died Monday of pancreatic cancer at the age of 57.

2009-09-18 11:28:22

The North Carolina town where Patrick Swayze filmed much of his iconic 1987 movie, Dirty Dancing, is planning a memorial for the late actor. Swayze died Monday after a 20-month battle with pancreatic cancer.

2009-09-17 20:56:07

The body of Patrick Swayze, who died of pancreatic cancer this week, has been cremated, the Hollywood actor's death certificate said. The Dirty Dancing and Ghost star was 57 when he died Monday after a 20-month battle with cancer. E! News reported on its Web site Thursday that his ashes are being stored

Word of the Day
  • A small wooded valley; a dell.
  • The protecting weather-shed built around the entrance to a house.
  • The roofed-over space between the kitchen and the sleeping-quarters in a logging-camp, commonly used as a storeroom.
The word 'dingle' comes from Middle English dell, hollow.