News Headlines for Wednesday

Closed?  Macaroni Grill off Hanes Mall Blvd has closed, according to a sign on the door.  You might remember the wait staff sang opera songs to customers while using crayons to ‘color’ on a white paper (table covering).  No details on the closing.  www.journalnow.com

Cool offerings: Krispy Kreme saying that 3 of its ready-to-drink iced coffee flavors – mocha, vanilla and caramel – are now being sold in grocery and convenience stores nationwide.  BTW: Beverages account for 12% of total sales at Krispy Kreme.  Still can’t beat the hot n now glazed treats.   www.krispykreme.com

Unbelievable: Check out the latest videos shining the ‘light’ on the dark side of Planned Parenthood. Read more on the News Blog at wbfj.fm

Drink more coffee: Lower inflammation while reducing the risk of developing diabetes.  New research finding that people who drank coffee were about 50% less likely to develop type 2 diabetes compared to people who did not drink coffee. The reason: Scientists believe that the reason for a reduction in the risk for type 2 diabetes could be the effect coffee has on the reducing the amount of inflammation in the body. BTW: Physical exercise and maintaining a healthy body weight is the most effective way to reduce your risk for diabetes.   Source: European Journal of Clinical Nutrition      http://www.foxnews.com/health/2015/07/21/coffee-may-lower-inflammation-and-reduce-risk-diabetes/

Traffic Update: Traveling through Lewisville is typically a hassle-free experience. However, three construction projects are currently in progress — the bridge replacement, the roundabout and new sidewalks along Lewisville-Vienna Road — disrupting traffic and causing some frustration among residents. Good News: All three projects are winding down and should be finished in mid-August.  http://goo.gl/GbHehK

Verne Hill

Verne Hill

The News Guy – WBFJ Family Friendly Morning Show at WBFJ fm - Your family station!
I enjoy many things: Music. Family movie nights. My American flag flapping in the wind. Sunsets at the beach. Snow days. The Sweet Tea Party. Salvation through Grace…

VERSE: “Let everything that has breath praise the LORD” Psalm 150

QUOTE: “A person who loves his job, will never work a day in his life.”

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Verne Hill

I enjoy many things: Music. Family movie nights. My American flag flapping in the wind. Sunsets at the beach. Snow days. The Sweet Tea Party. Salvation through Grace… VERSE: “Let everything that has breath praise the LORD” Psalm 150 QUOTE: “A person who loves his job, will never work a day in his life.” MON-SAT 6A-10A (& Sunday@5 host) verne@wbfj.fm