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Multiple events cultivate stronger sales

This graphic shows how some local businesses were impacted by several events over this past weekend, including Spring Splash, State Solo & Ensemble and several sporting events.

Brad Allen, Biz & Tech Editor

May 3, 2017

Rainy weather and every student residence being on lockdown did not deter an economic boost for some local businesses. This wasn’t the first time, either. In the March 8 edition of The Royal Purple, it was reported that last year’s Spring Splash event cultivated an increase in sales for many lo...

Trivia nights give students alternative downtown fun

Trivia nights give students alternative downtown fun

October 7, 2015

By Ashley McCallum Lifestyle Editor Oct. 7, 2015 Nelson Rockefeller served as the vice-president under president Gerald Ford, Belle was the name of the beauty from “Beauty and the Beast,” and Tin Lizzy was the nickname for Ford’s Model T. If you knew any of those facts before now, you may do ...

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