Another Roll of the Dice – World Premiere at North Coast Repertory Theatre

Journalist Damon Runyon romanticized the underworld characters on whom he reported, unspooling a series of stories that became wedded to the music of Frank Loesser. “Guys ... Continue Reading →

“New” era of Game Shows mistakes silliness for skills, & Jeopardy’s Alex Trebek remains a blessing

  There’s an over abundance of game shows and silly competitions saturating the airwaves thanks to ABC leading the charge to revisit the Golden Age of Game Shows.   ... Continue Reading →

Roidmi Designs Powerful Elegance

The seemingly staid vacuum sector was first disrupted when British inventor James Dyson stepped in. More recently, the Roidmi NEX X 10 has launched a cordless vacuum with ... Continue Reading →

The Walk on the Moon’s 50th Anniversary celebrated with TV specials

50 years ago the world gathered around the nearest television set and watched the lunar landing that celebrated “… one small step for a man, one giant leap for ... Continue Reading →

Blue Note Records: Beyond the Notes – Film Review

The film successfully builds a bridge. With reflections from jazz lions like Wayne Shorter and Herbie Hancock, the foundation of the crucial jazz label is built. Musicians ... Continue Reading →

DON’T SET FOOT AT THE BEACH OR POOL THIS SUMMER IF YOU’RE USING THESE SKINCARE PRODUCTS

We are racing into the July 4th weekend, and folks are making plans to visit the beach, loaf by the pool, hit the links, roll some bocce balls and or grill some hot dogs. ... Continue Reading →

A Walk in the Woods

Not a day seems to go by without the news reminding us of ongoing negotiations between governments. Whether it is another visit to the DMZ in Korea or trade talks with ... Continue Reading →

Yesterday – All the Beatles Seemed So Far Away

  What a clever premise for a film – everyone but our hero wakes up never knowing The Beatles. In our house the Beatles seem to be everywhere: we saw Paul McCartney ... Continue Reading →