With The Third Man, Graham Greene wrote a book to write a movie
Also not surprisingly, the book is expository where the film is expressive, the former more concerned with the political workings and police procedures of its divided city, while the latter probes the mood and morality of the destroyed Austrian capital ...
April 23, 2015
Art Walk offers ambient electronica, pop-up gallery debut
Port Townsend artists James Jacobson and Don Tiller have rented gallery space in the Hastings Building, 839 Water St. The 839 Pop-Up Gallery is to be open until the end of August or later. Photo by Robin Dudley ...
June 3, 2015
New Netflix Instant Releases: January 2015
Two childhood friends, a New York hairstylist and a would-be musician, get caught up with the mob and are forced to deliver $50,000 to Australia, but things go haywire when the money is lost to a wild kangaroo. 'The Kite 'Mystic River' (2003 ...
December 17, 2014
Festival of Trees auction slated for Friday
More than 200 decorated trees, wreaths, stockings and other entries and their incentives will be auctioned off from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday at the Muskingum County Welcome Center. Bids may be placed in person or by calling 740-450-1990. The auction ...
December 3, 2014
Events in Connecticut for No. 9-15, 2014
WEST HARTFORD Playhouse on Park “Busytown,” musical by Kevin Kling and Michael Koerner. Through Nov. 9. $15 and . NEW BRITAIN Hole in the Wall Theater “One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest,” drama by Dale Wasserman. Through Nov. 15. $15 and ...
November 6, 2014
The Met returns, live in high-def
The most prestigious opera house in the United States, the Metropolitan Opera Company of New York City, resumes its live broadcasts to movie theaters worldwide on Saturday, Oct. 11. The 10-opera season, which extends through April 25, includes several ...
October 8, 2014
What a difference a refurb makes in Sandymount for €1.7m
From €750,000 to €1.7 million in five years. What a difference a stylish refurb makes. The owner of 81 Tritonville Road in Sandymount has spent five years designing and remodelling the house, which needed complete refurbishment, since it was purchased ...
April 22, 2015
What’s happening Saturday in the north valley
Second and Wall streets. EBT cards accepted to use with redeemable market script for eligible food items. 893-3276. River Reflections: 8-11 p.m. “Rockin’ The River” picnic event features live music by Driver ... and vibrant city, explore how money ...
July 10, 2015
Lazio and Roma derbies remain the be-all and end-all to fans of each club
We are seated in a pub named Excalibur, one of Rome's most famous gathering spots for Lazio supporters, a few hours before the Derby della Capitale (Capital City Derby ... an area just south of the river Tiber which thousands of Roma fans will pass ...
June 30, 2015
The Third Man and the Authority of Chief Compliance Officers
Jones in a Wall Street Journal (WSJ ... while 500 years of peace in Switzerland produced the Cuckoo Clock. Finally, is the haunting musical score of Anton Kara’s use of the Zither . The movie definitely makes my Top 10 greatest movies of all-time.
July 9, 2015
Things to Do in Connecticut, July 12 to 18, 2015
DANBURY Visual and Performing Arts Center, at Western Connecticut State University “The Cat in the Hat,” musical. Through July 19 ... 860-693-9762; 41bridgestreet.com. DANBURY City Center Danbury “Bacon and Brew Fest,” Cracker, Leslie West and ...
July 8, 2015
10 New Attractions That Will Help Chicago Reach its 2020 Tourism Goals
Notable remaining historical and architectural structures include The Clock Tower Administration ... and food include City Winery and Flander’s Belgian Beer & Fries. Rumors are also swirling that the owners of the indie music venue The Hideout are ...
July 6, 2015
Grand Canyon even grander without a car
less an emptiness than an enchanted city of impossible steeples, courtyards and walls. It hit me with the emotion of an aria. Then my son whispered, “I hear it!” and for a moment I imagined that he, too, felt the canyon’s beauty as if it were music.
July 2, 2015
CATCH THE SPIT: DISCOVERING RUSH IN TOM SAWYER COUNTRY
My uncle and most of our other relatives lived a couple of hours south in the comparative metropolis of Elmira; former Iroquois territory turned transportation hub, built up in the 1800's on the banks of the Chemung River. The city had seen its heyday long ...