Oscar Recap 2015 Birdman Soars over the Competition! Evening Marked by a Profusion of Political Acceptance Speeches By Kam Williams Birdman won Best Picture at the 87th annual Academy Awards on a night periodically punctuated by politically-conscious acceptance speeches. That film and The Grand Budapest Hotel tied for the most wins, 4, followed by […]
Archives for February 2015
Birdman Soars over the Competition!
Jefferson Starship to Perform and Celebrate the Music of Jefferson Airplane
Jefferson Starship to Perform and Celebrate the Music of Jefferson Airplane Live at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall Saturday, April 25, 2015 Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla. (February 23, 2015) — The Ponte Vedra Concert Hall proudly announces that progressive rock group Jefferson Starship will perform and celebrate the music of Jefferson Starship on Saturday, April […]
Godfather of British Blues John Mayall Coming to Ponte Vedra
Godfather of British Blues John Mayall Live at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall Wednesday, May 13, 2015 Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla. The Ponte Vedra Concert Hall proudly presents the “Godfather of British Blues” John Mayall on Wednesday, May 13, 2015. Tickets for will go on sale this Friday, February 27 at 10 a.m. John […]
This Week in St. Augustine & Ponte Vedra
February 23, 2015 Monday – Sunday: February 23 – March 1 Spanish El Galeon “Andalucia” in St. Augustine – The full-sized replica of a 16th century Spanish ship, El Galeon is open for tours at the St. Augustine Municipal Marina. Named Andalucia, it is an exact replica of the famous galleons that played […]
It’s official the foot in the mouth season has started… 2016 Election season!
It’s official the foot in the mouth season has started… 2016 Election season! I’m Will Roberts, and this is the daily scream, AHHH, here we go! I don’t know why we are worried about ISIS or any other threat to America. It’s the 2016 election season, and I promise if you give […]
REACH – 40 Black Men Speak on Living, Leading, and Succeeding
Reach 40 Black Men Speak on Living, Leading, and Succeeding Edited by Ben Jealous and Trabian Shorters Foreword by Russell Simmons Atria Books Paperback, $15.00 304 pages, Illustrated ISBN: 978-1-4767-9983-4 Book Review by Kam Williams “I’m aware that, for black men today, racism is still an obstacle that causes tremendous anger and suffering… […]
The Great American “Kid” Moves Fast & Proud Into Retirement
The Great American “Kid” Moves Fast & Proud Into Retirement ~ Amy Lignor Although the Daytona 500 wasn’t a grand event for the one we speak of, Gordon is still the one who will be most missed when everything is said and done. Let’s face it, when football finally dies down and news […]
Top Ten DVD List for February 24, 2015
This Week’s DVD Releases by Kam Williams Top Ten DVD List for February 24, 2015 Whiplash http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00PT3AUYO/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20 Code Black http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00P05SOT4/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20 American Masters: August Wilson / Ground on Which http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00QYZJCPE/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20 Big Hero 6 http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00O4ZC57I/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20 Midsomer Murders: Set Twenty Five http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00OU4MP0K/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20 The End of the […]
by Denise Carey-Costa As children, we were all exposed to the classic fairy tales of Hans Christian Anderson and the Brothers Grimm. One common thread in all of these stories was the princess/heroine always had to suffer a few hard knocks before achieving her dreams of love and a home. Sidney is a 3 […]
What is a Leuistic Screech Owl?
What is a Leucistic Screech Owl? Presentation is at Boyd Hill Nature Preserve, “Raptor Fest 2015” Meaning of Leucism /?lju?s?z?m/ is a condition in which there is partial loss of pigmentation in an animal resulting in white, pale, or patchy coloration of the skin, hair, feathers, scales or cuticle, but not the eyes. Unlike […]