- Flamin’ Dick celebrates the golden years of rock-n-roll
- ‘The Odd Couple’ turns 50
- Library explores the FAQs around ‘Exploring Human Origins’ exhibit
- Eight-year-old boy creates Monkees video, gets nod from Micky Dolenz
- A belly full of laughter: EPAC presents ‘Monty Python’s Spamalot’
- Trolley’n for brews
- Pretzel Fest: twisted fun for everyone
- Armed Forces Day swing dance
- Ephrata Police caution on new smoking rules
- Pretzel Fest will feature 13 tasting stations
Stop, collaborate, and listen: JoBoy’s will unveil Smoke IPA July 4
COLLABORATION (col·lab·o·ra·tion) noun: The action of working with someone to produce or create something. Collaborations are one of the hippest things going on in brewing. A brewmaster meets this other brewmaster and they start talking. Next thing...
- Posted June 30, 2015
‘Inside Out’: Kids’ movies with the kids
I’m back where it all started. Literally, I’m writing from the place where I became overly addicted to movies: Farmington, Maine. I’d always enjoyed movies, even as a kid. It wasn’t until I was in college that...
- Posted June 24, 2015
Small fest, big crowd
It couldn’t have been a more beautiful day for a beer festival Saturday, June 6. The second annual St. Bonifest, a micro-festival celebrating the beers of St. Boniface Craft Brewing Company, brought out hundreds of beer fans...
- Posted June 17, 2015
‘Spy’ and ‘San Andreas’: Cracking up all over
After making one of the biggest clunkers in comedic history (“Tammy”) Melissa McCarthy is back. The television star of “Mike & Molly” has reunited with writer and director Paul Feig (“The Heat,” “Bridesmaids”) to take the top...
- Posted June 10, 2015
‘Tomorrowland’ & ‘Poltergeist': The future is scary
Disney is back to being genius. “Tomorrowland” opened for the long Memorial Day weekend, and although theaters were quieter than normal, the new Disney film — loosely based on a park attraction — locked up the No. 1 spot...
- Posted May 27, 2015
Something to wine about
With what seems to be a new brewery or festival announced every month, it is obvious beer is king in this county. But there are some advances going on with other beverages in the area. So, Hop’in...
- Posted May 20, 2015
Joss Whedon and ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’
Movies need good directors There was no doubt the latest movie in the Avengers franchise would take the top spot at the box office, but “Avengers: Age of Ultron” rocketed past estimates and now sits second on...
- Posted May 13, 2015
A belly full of laughter: EPAC presents ‘Monty Python’s Spamalot’
For most who know my father-in-law, Jake Law, he is the last person they would expect to see walking into an opening weekend performance of “Spamalot” at EPAC. Other than an unhealthy obsession with “Phantom of the...
- Posted May 6, 2015
Trolley’n for brews
Enjoy the ride to three local craft breweries May 15 Everyone knows the best way to get to any bar or brewery is not to drive; well, Bill Donecker has come up with a unique way to...
- Posted May 6, 2015
‘Furious 7’: for Paul
Over the weekend, the latest installment of the “Fast and Furious” franchise continued to dominate the box office. “Furious 7” has now surpassed “Frozen” to move into the fifth position of highest grossing films of all time...
- Posted April 29, 2015