Book Review: Trapped by Kelly Matillo

An Old Towne Orange local, Kelly Matillo, recently published her first book called Trapped. She reached out to me in the hopes that I would read her first book and spread a little buzz for her. I have to say, I love reading, I’ve always been a lover of stories and so, I asked her to drop the book off on my way out of town for a little vacation. What better time to start a new book!

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Orange Public Library is Now Offering Free Digital Music Downloads

This is pretty cool and I wanted to share it with you locals…official press release is below!

The Orange Public Library now offers free MP3 music file downloads on its website through Freegal Music.

Freegal Music is an online service that provides access to songs from the entire Sony Music catalog. The music files are DRM-free and do not expire, and are compatible with PCs, Macs, iPods, iPads and other MP3-compatible devices.

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Chapman University is Celebrating 150 Years with a Big Birthday Party

Today at 3pm, Chapman University invites all of you out to celebrate their 150th birthday! They are having a Campus Open House with festival booths, children’s activities, free performances, a Campus Art Walk and more. At 3:30 pm, pop into a free class by one of six top professors, or continue to enjoy the free festivities on the Piazza (which will include a display of live Galapagos tortoises and sea slugs, musical instruments, cartoon drawing by the Chuck Jones Center for Creativity and more. After brief remarks by President Jim Doti and Mayor Cavecche at 7:30 pm, a rollicking concert by The Alley Cats will lead into a finale fireworks display! Plus – free hot dogs, chips, lemonade — and a giant birthday cake in the shape of Memorial Hall. Free parking in the Chapman parking structures.

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