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2013-11-27 23:04:16

Kevin Bacon will be supporting Shift Your Shopping for Good that will not only stimulate local economic impact in our own communities, but also allow The Big Bad Woof to give back a portion of sales to the nonprofits and schools that our customers care about most. The campaign runs from [(#SmallBizSaturday) November 30 until (#GivingTuesday) December 3, 2013]. Washington DC (PRWEB) November 27, 2013 Pop culture has taught us that we are all only #SixDegrees away from actor and musician...

2010-02-01 06:00:00

PURCHASE, N.Y., Feb. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Starting today, America can cast their votes at www.refresheverything.com for the refreshing consumer-generated ideas that they believe will make a positive impact on their communities. This is the first of eleven opportunities for the public to win grants from $5,000 up to $250,000 throughout the year. The first voting session ends on February 28 and the ideas that receive the top votes will be announced on Monday, March 1, 2010. To view the...

2010-01-05 06:30:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Jan. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- The Broadcast Film Critics Association (BFCA) announced today that renowned actor and philanthropist Kevin Bacon will be presented with the third annual Joel Siegel Award by Meryl Streep at the 15th Annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards. The ceremony, hosted by Kristin Chenoweth, will air live on VH1 Friday, January 15, 2010 at 9:00 PM ET/PT Given annually, this special award pays homage to beloved "Good Morning America" film critic and BFCA...

2009-09-15 15:54:27

Celebrity couple Kevin Bacon and Kyra Sedgwick are to present an award together at the upcoming Emmys show in Los Angeles, CBS said Tuesday. Bacon and Sedgwick have been married for 21 years. NCIS: Los Angeles co-stars Chris O'Donnell and LL Cool J are to team up to hand out a prize, as well, the network said. Also slated to serve as presenters at Sunday's awards presentation are Alec Baldwin, Kaley Cuoco, Cat Deeley, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Johnny Galecki, Ricky Gervais, Jim Parsons, Amy...

2009-05-24 12:46:23

Film actor Kevin Bacon unsuccessfully attempted to catch a man who stole his Blackberry at a New York subway station, sources told the New York Post. The anonymous sources said the unidentified thief took the Footloose star's wireless device at New York's B, D and E subway station, prompting Bacon to try to chase down the fleeing criminal. While the sources told the Post the 50-year-old actor called police after Thursday's theft, New York City Transit officials said no reports of the theft...

2009-05-19 18:29:10

U.S. actor Chace Crawford has been hired to play the male lead in the movie musical remake of Footloose, Paramount Pictures told Usmagazine.com exclusively. Chace Crawford will play the lead role of Ren McCormack in the film 'Footloose,' Paramount told the magazine's Web site Tuesday. Crawford is best known for his work on the teen TV drama Gossip Girl, which is going into its third season. Kevin Bacon played Ren in the original 1984, dance-themed, non-musical version of Footloose. Hayden...

2009-02-11 09:00:00

16th edition of landmark webcast demonstrates the six degrees of separation between Daryl and The Bacon Brothers NEW YORK, Feb. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Live From Daryl's House celebrates its sweet 16th episode this month with Daryl Hall welcoming The Bacon Brothers. Award-winning actor Kevin Bacon and his brother, film/TV music composer Michael Bacon, perform their trademark gritty rock with a touch of soul that traces back to their Philadelphia roots, the hometown they share with Daryl. The...

Word of the Day
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.