Peter Pan took off on the Timberlake Playhouse Stage Thursday night. Gene Dymkowski filed this Review for KROS.
In a flash, about 10,000 Americans will be injured by fireworks while enjoying one of the traditions of Fourth of July celebrations. In 2014, eleven Americans died in fireworks-related incidents.
According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, about 60 percent of those injuries are sustained between June 22 and July 22.
Sparklers account for 19 percent of the total fireworks-related injuries seen in emergency departments each year. About one-quarter of all fireworks-related injuries are sustained by children nine years old and younger.
Firecrackers, illegal for use in Iowa and Illinois, account for about 20 percent of injuries.
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The timeless Broadway musical Peter Pan flies on to the stage at Timber Lake Playhouse for the first time ever this week. Opening Thursday, July 2nd and running through Sunday, July 12th. On Tuesday’s Gary in the Morning Show, Gary interviewed Cody Jolly who plays Captain Hook. If you missed it click the player to listen.
Learn more about the 4th of July Festival in this interview heard on KROS
The unemployment rate in Clinton and Clinton County dropped from April to May. In both statistics there were fewer people considered unemployed and fewer in the workforce. (links to maps included)
‘Read more’ for Artistic Director Mathew Teague-Miller tells more about the effort