Flat Top Larry's & Blush coming to downtown Fort Myers
To start, the duo plans to stay open around the clock on weekends but hope that, as the downtown area continues to see increased traffic, they will extend the overnight schedule to weekdays. ALaCarte A limited menu will focus on "Retro 50s-style ...
March 3, 2015
Window shopping in Jordan
Antique clocks - large inventory of pocket watches, wall, mantel and grandfather clocks. 3. Kitchen staples - vintage dishes, glassware, antique kitchen utensils and hand-carved wooden bowls. 4. Man cave barware - antique glasses and popular beer brand ...
March 9, 2015
Stories of holidays past
Topics. Galleries · Retro Tucson · Photo blog · Reader photos . is a condensed version of a Star story from Dec. 21, 1947. Christmas Eve will find glitter and gifts and lighted trees in Tucson, but it will be the altars and lighted candles of the ...
December 16, 2014
Sony Xperia Z3v review
I found it to be way too bright at night as it illuminated my whole bedroom. I couldn't find any system settings to let me turn I was most impressed by well lighted outdoor pictures like the mailboxes above on the left. The camera also does a good ...
November 18, 2014
Stocking stuffer gadgets under $100
Modal's lighted charging cable ($15) is lined with super bright LEDs that light up to show you the charging status of your phone, and it happens to look pretty neat, too. It's a master That's why I absolutely love PureGear's retro-game smartphone ...
December 13, 2014
Cedar Valley 50 Slides
Hartman recently announced plans for a $2.2 million renovation and expansion of the interpretive center, which include a ground-level entrance for easier accessibility, a bottom-floor classroom and library, a remodeled upstairs event area with a full ...
July 8, 2014
Tween bedroom a balancing act
Decorating a baby's room is all about what mom and dad want. But decorating a bedroom for a "tween-age" child is more complicated. It's a great place to give growing adolescents some creative freedom. But will they reject at age 12 the color palette ...
September 4, 2014
Barfly: J O’Connells, Skryne, Co Meath
Their touch is everywhere: from the homely feel of the back rooms to the retro style of the beer pumps to the wood-panelled ceiling and walls. The strip lighting can’t compete with the sunlight flooding through the window, the clock ticking on the wall ...
April 11, 2015
Jean McClelland: TV lamps reflect a short window in American history
These lamps usually resembled a small-lighted statuette that would give off a soft glow and create a shadow of the figure on the wall. The lights were very ... had duel purposes and appeared as planters, clocks and even radios. Original prices of the ...
April 11, 2015
Mad about the '60s
But even if this means goodbye to advertising super-salesman Don Draper and the Sterling Cooper and Partners agency, it won't be the finish of retro style ... of dollars as the choice goes upscale. • Wall clock. Yesterday's office clock said the same ...
April 10, 2015
Spartanburg guys tap into their interests in getaway man caves
On one wall hangs a metal Gamecock sculpture ... lights from the Nu Way (restaurant and bar), a stuffed raven, a bust of Elvis, vintage electronic games, an ET alarm clock, a Billy Jack for President button, and his wife's New Kids on the Block collection.
April 5, 2015
The Gem Theater in Athena gets a makeover
A community group that formed about 10 years ago to renovate the vintage theater recently ... A skylight let in unwanted light. The projectionist had to climb a ladder to get to his post halfway up the back wall. Lloyd and Edith Moore, who owned a chain ...
April 3, 2015
NBA Playoff Picture Update: Birthday boy Brook Lopez keeps Nets on top in race for 8th
[DraftKings: FREE entry to huge cash Fantasy Basketball Contest with first deposit] Birthday flex: With the clock winding down in a somewhat ... and five blocks, while Williams led all scorers with 26 points on 11-for-21 shooting, including a 4-for-7 ...
April 2, 2015