MUCH TO DO THIS WEEKEND AND I'VE got a few suggestions...

SMOOTH JAZZ FANS WILL ENJOY CHUCK Loeb, Everette Harp and Jeff Lorber at the Tangier this Friday night at 7:30.  Tickets and information available at www.thetangier.com.

NOW YOU"LL HAVE TO TRAVEL TO CANTON for this one, but it will be worth it!  The historic Palace Theatre will host a Three Stooges Film Festival, also on Friday night at 7:30pm.  Two hours of juvenile humor that men of all ages will love.

THE AKRON RUBBERDUCKS RETURN HOME this weekend for a series against the Altoona Curve.  Fireworks after the game on Friday night with afternoon games on Saturday and Sunday.  Tickets and info at www.akronrubberducks.com or get tix at the Canal Park box office.

FORMER LOCAL DISC JOCKEY LOU Santini will be the headliner this Friday and Saturday evening at the Funny Stop Comedy Club in Cuyahoga Falls.  Two shows each night and you can get info at www.funnystop.com.

THIS FRIDAY NIGHT AT E.J. THOMAS HALL, the Akron Symphony Orchestra presents The Music Of John Denver featuring The Jim Curry Band and the orchestra.  The show will start at 8pm and you can get tickets and information at www.akronsymphony.org.

JOIN ME FRIDAY MORNING AT 9am on 640 WHLO.  JIM