‘Rudolph,’ ‘Charlie Brown,’ and ‘The Grinch’: Will a good American trilogy of Christmas specials work on a newcomer?

December 22, 2012

Image Credit: Classic Media; 1965 United Feature Syndicate; Everett Collection In a pantheon of good Christmas specials — a yuletide-themed adventures trotted out by a networks any year, customarily animated, typically with a thesis strain so iconic that children can sing a lyrics before they learn how to pronounce — 3 titles power supreme. Rudolph […]

Karl Taro Greenfeld's 6 favorite books

September 30, 2012

The achieved publisher and author recommends stories about gang members, drugs, and down-and-out living The Wanderers by Richard Price (Mariner, $15). The author of Clockers skilfully dips in and out of a lives of a organisation of gang members, delivering a multi-perspective digest of a Bronx circa 1963 that’s also a good coming-of-age book. Price […]

Fred Pearce's tip 10 eco-books

May 19, 2012

I am not a tree hugger. Nor a people hater. For me, as an sourroundings publisher for 30 years, a story is about people and how they work, live and dream on universe Earth. And how we – 7 billion of us, and counting – can keep adult a insane dance of civilisation in an […]

Ledger

May 3, 2012

Ledger Scholarship The Shenandoah County Education Association is usurpation applications for a $500 grant by Friday. The grant will be awarded to a college tyro who is majoring in a margin of education. Prospective possibilities contingency be a Shenandoah County proprietor or connoisseur of a county’s propagandize system. Applications are accessible from a superintendence dialect […]

On ‘The Way’ with Martin Sheen

October 8, 2011

Printer-friendly versionSend to friendPDF version By a time director/writer Emilio Estevez’s new film “The Way” opens national Oct. 21, he and his lead star, father Martin Sheen, will have crisscrossed a United States and partial of Canada on a train debate with disdainful screenings in about 30 cities. “The Way” is a story of Tom […]

Rebels are in control of Tripoli

August 22, 2011

TRIPOLI, Libya – Libyan rebels raced into Tripoli on Sunday and met small insurgency as Moammar Gadhafi’s defenders melted divided and his 42-year order fast crumbled. The overjoyed fighters distinguished with residents of a collateral in Green Square, a mystic heart of a vanishing regime. Gadhafi’s locale were unknown, yet state TV promote his sour […]

Rebels tighten in on Tripoli’s Green Square; Gadhafi’s guards surrender

August 22, 2011

Libyan rebels raced into Tripoli in a lighting allege Sunday that met small insurgency as Moammar Gadhafi’s defenders melted divided and his 40-year order seemed to fast crumble. The overjoyed fighters distinguished with residents of a collateral in a city’s categorical square, a mystic heart of a regime. More associated to this story Large anti-Gadhafi […]

Libyan rebels tighten in on Tripoli’s Green Square; Gadhafi’s son arrested

August 22, 2011

Libyan rebels raced into Tripoli in a lighting allege Sunday that met small insurgency as Moammar Gadhafi’s defenders melted divided and his 40-year order seemed to fast crumble. The overjoyed fighters distinguished with residents of a collateral in a city’s categorical square, a mystic heart of a regime. More associated to this story Large anti-Gadhafi […]

B Street’s Frank story is special

May 4, 2011

“Extraordinary Things: Through a Eyes of Anne Frank” during B Street Theatre is a pleasing square of work. Lovingly written, masterfully acted and smartly staged, it is not only a cut above many plays “for children,” though also plays in general. Dana Friedman, a member of a B Street behaving company, wrote a play with […]

Isthmus Green Day 2011 exhibitors

April 16, 2011

Absolutely Art 2322 Atwood Ave., Madison, WI 53704, 608-249-9100 absolutelyartllc.com Community-based art gallery facilities strange excellent art and affordable gifts from some-more than 200 internal artists. BOOTH 106 African Youth Outreach 406 Sethne Court, Monona, WI 53716, 608-843-9255 africanyouthoutreach.org Nonprofit works to boost recognition of HIV/AIDS by education. Supports women’s empowerment projects and eccentric artisans […]