Showing posts from July 3, 2017

NYC Journalist Gabe Pressman passes away (video)

Elvis fans will recognize Gabe from interviewing Elvis Presley. But for those of us in the NYC area, Gabe was part of our daily life. He was a journalist and today we don't have many of those. Gabe Pressman was someone I grew up watching, a name I trusted, and a person I respected. I last saw him cover the St. Patrick's Day Parade. He is a NY staple, a gem, a true journalist we will never see again. GODSPEED. Pressman died at Mount Sinai Hospital Manhattan on June 23, 2017, aged 93. Pressman amassed many awards for his work, including multiple Emmys and a Peabody Award. He won many of those awards for his coverage of the plight of New York City's homeless population. 11 Emmy Awards 1958: George Polk Award for Television Reporting 1981: Lincoln University's Unity award for "Blacks and the Mayor: How Far Apart?" 1982: New York Press Club's Feature Award for "The Homeless" 1982: New York State Associated Press Broadcasters As

Dana MacKay - Elvis Impersonator Murder Cold Case - VIDEO

LAS VEGAS - Friends and family of a well-known Elvis tribute artist are hoping detectives will finally be able to close a double homicide case from 1993 . So far, the murders of Dana Mackay and Mary Huffman haven't produced any arrests. The homicides of Mackay, an Elvis performer, and Huffman, a former beauty queen, made national headlines as police explored several possible motives for what looked like a professional hit. MacKay looked like Elvis, sang like Elvis and was widely regarded as the best Elvi of his era. He was the first Elvis tribute artist hired by the long-running "Legends in Concert" show on the Strip, and often took his act on the road, even to other countries. He also played Elvis at age 35 in the film, This Is Elvis. Have a tip? Contact 702-828-3521

Legionnaires spreads to FIVE cases at Guesthouse at Graceland (Video) UPDATED

WREG Memphis - The Shelby County Health Department confirmed a fourth case of Legionnaires' disease. Health officials reportedly traced the disease back to The Guest House at Graceland's aquatics facilities. Legionnaires' is caused by a type of bacteria that is found naturally in the environment and is contracted when someone breathes it in. The health department said many people exposed to the bacteria don't become ill. The Health Department has asked if you stayed in at the Guest House between May 15 and June 26 and have experience coughing, shortness of breath, high fever, muscle aches, and headaches to contact SCHD at 901-222-9299. Graceland also released a statement saying their "primary concern is the health and welfare of their guests. The issue does not affect the Graceland attraction and tours in any way.” UPDATE - The department said in a news release Thursday that one more person has contracted the illness. The hotel’s pool and hot tub are

Patrice Evra - French football Player sings Elvis Presley during Monday Motivation Message (Video)

SORRY #elvispresley πŸ•Ί I CAN T HELP LOVING MONDAY WITH YOU πŸ˜‚❤️πŸ”₯😭❤️Deep message to let you know: if you fill yourself with love and happiness you will be amazed how many people's will love you back πŸ™πŸΌ (how many times I have to say don't punch πŸ€› her in throat..πŸ™ˆ if she started smiling πŸ˜πŸ˜…πŸ€£no violence ⛔️on @patrice Instagram )😍and I know even you guys when I πŸ˜‰ you get so weak 🀣🀣 @paulpogba @antogriezmann I love this game haahahahah #ilovethisgame#monday#funny#smile#love#goodvibes#happy#beapanda#united#motivation#laugh A post shared by Patrice Evra (@patrice.evra) on Jul 2, 2017 at 10:18pm PDT Pretty cool!