PUBLISHED: 12:56 19 September 2019 | UPDATED: 12:56 19 September 2019 Sabrina Johnson Lazar House in Sprowston, the 900-year-old former Leper hospital, almshouse and more recently Norwich's first branch library, now home to the Assist Trust. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY Copyright: Archant 2019 You've probably driven past it countless times without noticing it was there let alone realised how old it is. Assist Trust members at work inside the spacious 900-year-old Lazar House in Sprowston. Picture: DENISE BRADLEYBut located just off Sprowston Road in Norwich is an unassuming flint building, which is as old as Norwich Cathedral and which has a remarkable history.Here are five notable things to know about Lazar House:It was originally a leper hospitalPoppy Mathews, support co-ordinator for Assist Trust, in Lazar House in Sprowston. Picture: DENISE BRADLEYLazar House was built in 1101 by Bishop Herbert de Losinga and originally called Magdalen Hospital.It was … [Read more...] about Have you ever noticed it? Five things about a hidden Norwich gem
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Sports SmackDown Live WWE Another episode of WWE television, another appearance by one of Bray Wyatt's Firefly Fun House puppets.On the July 2 episode of SmackDown Live, Abby the Witch appeared backstage while Apollo Crews was walking to gorilla position for his match with Andrade. The spooky pupper appeared to Apollo's left where it poked its head out.Check out Abby the Witch appearing on SmackDown Live below. Abby's appearance on SmackDown Live comes a day after Mercy the Buzzard showed up on Monday Night RAW. Mercy would appear to the side of The Miz when he was walking to gorilla for his match with Elias. It seems that Ramblin' Rabbit nor Huskus the Pig didn't make cameos on this week's episodes.Last week, two of Bray Wyatt's puppets appeared on RAW and two on SmackDown Live. Abby and Mercy both appeared on Monday Night RAW while Ramblin' Rabbit and Huskus popped up on SmackDown.It's also interesting to see who the puppets appear next to backstage as it may give a clue as to when … [Read more...] about Bray Wyatt’s Abby the Witch Appears Backstage at SmackDown Live
The Warrens kept the demonic Annabelle doll inside a specially blessed glass case in the room of possessed objects in their home. One day, the Warrens had to leave their home for another investigation so they got neighborhood girl Mary Ellen to babysit their daughter Judy. Mary Ellen's guilt-ridden friend Daniela paid them an unexpected visit which eventually led to Annabelle's unfortunate release. The main action of "Annabelle Comes Home" was confined mostly within the many rooms of the Warren's house. That claustrophobic feel permeated the whole film to keep everyone watching on the edges. Every production detail needed to enhance the eerie atmosphere was employed here -- the very dim house lighting, the rolling fog outside, the labyrinthine arrangement of rooms with all those dark nooks and crannies. Like previous films in the Conjuring series, there was also a creepy game in this one, the Feeley Meeley, where you need to put your hand through a hole in the box and feel around … [Read more...] about Movie review: Scares keep on coming in ‘Annabelle Comes Home’
Sunday marks the third anniversary of Prince’s death and the next 10 days are filled with parties, film screenings, concerts and other events celebrating the legendary musician. As has become common with all things Prince-related, prices are all over the map, from $549 for the four-day Celebration 2019 at Paisley Park to several free events. Here’s a look at what’s on tap: Erotic City This Prince-themed dance party features DJs Lenka Paris, Shannon Blowtorch, Brother Jules and Mike 2600. 8 p.m. Saturday; First Avenue, 701 First Ave. N., Mpls.; $15-$12; 612-332-1775 or first-avenue.com. ‘Purple Rain’ A 35mm print of Prince’s breakthrough film, which won him an Oscar for best original song score, will be screened at the Parkway Theater. (As a bonus, the same venue is showing one of Prince’s favorite films, “Finding Nemo,” at 11 a.m. Saturday.) 4 and 7:30 p.m. Sunday; Parkway Theater, 4814 Chicago Ave. S., Mpls.; $11-$9 (late show is … [Read more...] about Here are 17 ways to celebrate the life of Prince three years after his death
SECTIONS Search E-edition Customer Service Customer Service SacBee Rewards About Us About Us Contact Us Apps Mobile & Apps Twitter, Facebook, Google+, YouTube News in Education (NIE) Newsletters Local Sacramento Region Arena City Beat Crime Local Govt Salary Database The Homeless Marcos Bretón Transportation Education Environment Health & Medicine Traffic Conditions Weather Communities Elk Grove Folsom/El Dorado Roseville/Placer Yolo Sports Sports Kings NBA News 49ers Giants Oakland A's High School Sports Joe Davidson More Sports Raiders NFL News MLB News River Cats Soccer Colleges Golf Autos Racing Politics Politics Capitol Alert State Workers The California Influencer Series Local Elections PoliGRAPH State Worker Salary Database Legislative Gifts … [Read more...] about Decades later, is downtown Sacramento’s railyard finally ready for its big moment?