Shattered Mirrors:

  Shattered Mirrors: Broken in Plain Sight by Karl Allen Griggs DM&V Publishing Paperback, $15.00 238 pages ISBN: 978-1-4675-7474-7   Book Review by Kam Williams   “I became convinced I needed to write this book after an experience with a friend… He was struggling with many of the issues that I struggled with in my youth. I […]

Wedding Venue Notes: Staging a Fun Reception

Whether you choose a destination wedding or a venue close to home, it’s what you plan at the wedding venue that makes it memorable. Creating a fun and unique experience is all in the details! Refer to these unique wedding ideas for your big day! Indelible Details Wedding destinations with a view of an ocean, […]

The Stars in the Sky Are Part of the Adventure


   by Jimmy Ruffler Hikers, campers – even hunters – will speak about the passion they have for the star-filled skies. No, this is not about romance (although some on a relaxing vacation with their significant other may disagree.) Stargazing is actually a hobby for people who love the Great Outdoors. There are even two […]

Tears of Sadness, Tears of Joy (Haley’s Story)

    “For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you a hope and a future.” –Jeremiah 29:11   I’m a 25 year-old, single young woman boarding a plane to live in Africa for a year by myself. Am […]

What’s Happening in St Augustine, November 4 – 11 2013


  November 4, 2013 Monday - Monday : November 4 – 11 (Including Veterans Day) Monday & Thursday: November 4 & 7 Lewis & Clark: Great Journey West at the IMAX Theater - With stunning aerial cinematography and meticulous recreations, Lewis & Clark dramatizes the legendary early 19th-century expedition that crossed the uncharted North American West. Tickets are: Adults $10, Seniors/Students/Military $9, and Children 3-12 […]

Top Ten DVD List for November 5, 2013


  This Week’s DVD Releases by Kam Williams   The Big Picture: Rethinking Dyslexia   Home Is Where the Heart Is   American Experience: War of the Worlds   Hava Nagila: The Movie   Renoir   Mickey’s Christmas Carol [30th Anniversary Edition]   Guess How Much I Love You   Magic City: […]

High Arts Day at High Museum of Art, November 4


  Monday, November 04, 2013 10:00 a.m. Join Art Partners and chef and author Hugh Acheson for High Arts Day! Recipe for the Day 10 a.m. Silent Auction and Trunk Show at the High Museum of Art Grab a mimosa and shop with us! 11 a.m. Honored Guest Speaker Hugh Acheson in the Hill Auditorium Hugh […]

For movies opening November 1, 2013

  OPENING THIS WEEK Kam’s Kapsules: Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun by Kam Williams     BIG BUDGET FILMS   About Time (R for profanity and sexuality) Romantic comedy about a 21 year-old bachelor (Domhnall Gleeson) with the ability to time travel who puts his special power to use to land the girl of […]

Race, Slavery, and the Troubled History of America’s Universities


  Ebony & Ivy Race, Slavery, and the Troubled History of America’s Universities by Craig Steven Wilder Bloomsbury Press Hardcover, $30.00 432 pages ISBN: 978-1-59691-681-4   Book Review by Kam Williams   “Ebony & Ivy… delivers a groundbreaking and incendiary exploration of the intertwined histories of slavery, race, and higher education… Many of America’s revered colleges and universities… Harvard, […]

The Rapid Rise of Whitewater Rafting

   by James Moore The thrill of movement and not knowing if you’re on the edge of your life, or just having a good time with friends. This is what whitewater rafting is all about.   There are many sports for the outdoor enthusiast out there that are beyond risky. Hot air ballooning has been […]