Weak Links: The Potentially Fatal Flaw for College Football's Top Contenders
(An eighth contender, Ohio State, was effectively bounced from the race in the wake of a season-ending injury to quarterback Braxton Miller.) There's a very good chance one of those seven will in fact be the last team standing in January, hoisting the ...
August 25, 2014
The Big Question
Who will ever forget Joan Baez's leading a crowd of 300,000 singing “We Shall Overcome” during the March on Washington, or Martin Luther King Jr.'s reciting the lyrics in his final sermon? Whether fighting for civil rights in South Africa or in Ireland ...
May 21, 2014
Arlington High Pops concert Saturday night at Town Hall
Berklee student intern William Baker will conduct the AHS Percussion Ensemble in “Encore in Jazz” by Vic Firth; the AHS Concert Band in “In the Miller Mood” by Glenn Miller, J. Garland, and M. Gordon; and the AHS Full Orchestra in “Royals” by Lorde ...
May 1, 2014
'Slotback Rhapsody' excerpt
The following is excerpted from Chapter 4 of his novel, "Slotback Rhapsody." Copyright He puts his gym bag on the floor between our chairs, rests his hamhock forearms on the desk. His ginger At nine o'clock on the dot, Starling Fond steps into ...
November 14, 2011
Transcendence: curiosita sul film con Johnny Depp
Esce giovedì 17 aprile il film di fantascienza Transcendence, diretto da Wally Pfister e interpretato da Johnny Depp, Paul Bettany, Rebecca Hall, Kate Mara, Cillian Murphy, Clifton Collins Jr. e Morgan Freeman. In attesa della nostra recensione, oggi ...
April 15, 2014
Buon compleanno Scarlett Johansson!
Il 22 novembre 1984 nasceva a New York City l'attrice Scarlett Johansson. Per festeggiarla Cineblog vi propone qualche curiosità, dichiarazioni e filmografia. Scarlett ha appena vinto al Festival di Roma 2013 il Premio per la migliore interpretazione ...
November 22, 2013
Hundreds attend 22nd annual Great Pottsville Cruise
“We were planning to close the streets downtown at 2 o’clock, but at noontime we probably had 300 cars ... “It’s filled up from Laurel Avenue all the way down to Howard Avenue,” city fire Chief Todd March said at 3:30 p.m. as he stood near ...
August 9, 2015
Irving Harper: 1916-2015
Harper, who was 99, is probably best known as the designer of Marshmallow Sofa for Herman Miller, as well as the company’s logo, and the Ball and Sunburst clocks for Howard Miller ... Buckminster Fuller sat at a table behind her, and he would go on ...
August 5, 2015
Howard Miller Spokane Wall Clock, Brushed Aluminum
Was shocked that the product surpassed the price of the clock. Once on our kitchen wall it looks like it costs a couple hundred dollars. Love the retro look and the fact I can read the time. It replaced a clock that was difficult to read. Strongly recommend.
January 14, 2015
Black & White Ball: A Tradition Of Elegance, Fun And Generosity
Tickets are $200 per person or $1,500 for a table for eight. The formal affair is Saturday ... There will be an auction for a grandfather clock donated by Howard Miller and raffles for jewelry. Once again, the popular Sonoran Swing is performing.
December 23, 2014
Howard Miller Contemporary Pendulum Wall Clock, Brushed Nickel, Hudson
This contemporary pendulum clock is perfect on our 42-inch recessed wall. It is functional and has a rather sleek and unique style that fits our decor. Just add two AA batteries, hook the pendulum to the ring and you're good to go. Appears to be keeping ...
December 15, 2014
Desk Clocks: Faces of Another Era
Even in the age of the smartphone, there’s value in a traditional desk clock ... hoped to find an antique clock. He was particularly impressed with a 1950s model by Arthur Umanoff for Howard Miller. “There’s something so homemade about it ...
May 13, 2014
Grandfather clocks never go out of style, and neither does repairing them
For Benenati, her Howard Miller conjures memories of summers in South Florida with her aunt and uncle, who had a grandfather clock that greeted her in the morning. A gift from her mother, now deceased, the clock "makes me feel like home," she says.
June 24, 2011