Daily Almanac for Tuesday, May 7, 2024

By Lucy Santiago FROM WIKIPEDIA COMMONS Sunny’s Halo (February 11, 1980 – June 3, 2003) was a Thoroughbred racehorse who won the 1983 Kentucky Derby. In 1986, Sunny’s Halo was inducted into the Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame. Foaled at Oshawa, Ontario, Sunny’s Halo was owned and bred by Toronto stockbroker David J. Foster. […]

Miami Marlins News: acquires RHP Woo-Suk Go, INF/OF Nathan Martorella, OF Dillon Head and OF Jakob Marsee from San Diego Padres in exchange for INF Luis Arraez and cash considerations

By J.Y. Mortimer Head (No. 6), Marsee (No. 9), and Martorella (No. 13) rank among San Diego’s top prospects May 4th, 2024   MIAMI – The Miami Marlins today announced that the club has acquired Minor League prospects RHP Woo-Suk Go, INF/OF Nathan Martorella, OF Dillon Head and OF Jakob Marsee from […]

“American Idol” Alumnus Mandisa dies at age 47

By Linda Loons FROM WIKIPEDIA COMMONS Mandisa Lynn Hundley (/mænˈdiːsə/) (October 2, 1976 – April 18, 2024), known mononymously as Mandisa, was an American gospel and contemporary Christian recording artist. She began her solo career as a contestant in the fifth season of American Idol finishing in ninth place. Her album Overcomer won a Grammy for Best Contemporary Christian Music Album; she […]