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A funny man calling the numbers

Posted: May 8th, 2015 | Bankers Hill, Feature, Featured | No Comments

By Ken Williams | Editor Barry Shingle was a good little Catholic, even an altar boy, but he never got into his parish’s favorite pastime: bingo. Flash forward to his adult years, and Shingle is now known far and wide for his popular “Bingo with Barry” act at the swanky Rancho la Puerta spa in Tecate, Baja California, Mexico.

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Fifth Avenue bike lane to be extended in Bankers Hill

Posted: October 24th, 2014 | Bankers Hill, Featured, News | 6 Comments

Hutton Marshall | Editor The Bankers Hill bike lane installed earlier this year on Fifth Avenue will soon extend eight blocks further north to Upas Street. A continuation of the city’s “road diet” plan on Fourth and Fifth avenues through Uptown, the project will piggyback onto a current underground piping project on Fifth Avenue. One lane of traffic will be removed for the protected bikeway.

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