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Academy Range Day

My alarm went off at 0400 hours, and it was time to wake up and start another day of the police academy. I was about 16 weeks into the 26 week academy and had gotten use to the daily routine of waking up, eating breakfast, and triple checking to make sure I had all my required equipment and completed assignments for the day I would normally arrive in the parking lot outside the academy an hour before the day started to allow me time to study or get a few more minutes of sleep. 839 more words

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Michael Winslow to Attend Retro Con 2016!

We are thrilled to add The Man of 10,000 Sound Effects to our 2016 guest list: The one and only Michael Winslow!!

Growing up on an Air Force base near Spokane Washington, young Michael began imitating the sounds of planes, jets, trucks, and other equipment he heard all around him. 306 more words


OPD Teen Sex Scandal Puts Police Academy On Hold, Delays Plan To Hire New Officers

OAKLAND (KPIX 5/CBS SF) — Oakland mayor’s campaign promise to make the city safer is going to be hard to keep given the sex scandal that has called into question the police department’s hiring practices. 425 more words


Mark N. Tompkins: 1984 – A Year of Phenomenal Films

According to American actor Mark N Tompkins, 1984 was a huge year for movies that featured so many titles that became pop culture classics. In fact, for many it is arguably the greatest year for popcorn cinema in Hollywood history. 306 more words

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GRCC to host Metro High School Police Academy

The Metro High School Police Academy will be at Devos Campus on Wednesday, June 22, from 6 a.m. to 5 p.m.  There will be several police cars on and around the Devos campus throughout the day. 23 more words

Dead Town - This Must be the Place review

By Paul Downey

We continue our journey with John, Butty and 80’s Dave as they look to survive the zombie apocalypse which has overrun Runcorn. 153 more words

GRCC In the News, 6-6-16

Police release ID of man, 26, who shot himself outside downtown hospital

June 5, 2016; MLive

GRAND RAPIDS, MI — Corbin Armock has been identified by Grand Rapids Police as the man who shot and killed himself Wednesday outside the Spectrum Health Butterworth Hospital emergency room. 332 more words