How Driving the Three-Wheeled Venice Speedster Evokes a Bygone Era
How Fidel Castro’s death marks a new era for Cuba
A 21-gun salute launched Cuba’s week of mourning for Fidel Castro, who passed away Friday night at 90. But in Miami, it was a day of celebration for the many who see the former leader’s death as the conclusion of a violent and oppressive era. Jeffrey Brown talks to Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) and The Heritage Foundation’s Ana Quintana about what’s next for Cuba and its relationship with the U.S.
Drummer Emily Gould's sound advice
Emily Gould is a professional drummer, teacher and small-business owner living in Colorado Springs. Easily one of the most sought-after drummers in the area, Gould...
How SIR Found Its Drummer
VIDEO: Amazing drummers in Bloomsburg!
Trainer Cindy Wasilewski and her students showcase their drumming prowess today at Bloomsburg Middle School. She's training them for Drums Alive, a fitness program involving dance and drums. The students include teachers, para-educators and other members of the public. Filmed by Jimmy May, uploaded by Gary Pang, Press Enterprise staffers
How to rekindle the passion in your relationship for Valentine’s Day
E4's The Sex Clinic's on-screen advisor Alix Fox shared her top five tips to reignite the spark for Valentine's Day, including daily timed kisses and taking penetration off the menu.
A Different Drummer: What goes best on wood?
That question has come up too infrequently for me to become an authority, but I still need to know a lot about it. I’m not a woodworker, but I am a homeowner with fences, chairs, stairs, decks, railings, cabinets and retaining walls. Each different wood lives in different environments ranging from indoor cozy to outdoor assault. Some wood gets constant human contact; we may even eat with it. Other wood is out of sight. How does the average homeowner care for all these…
A Different Drummer: Just what happened this week
This storyline goes Hayward, Sacramento, Tahoe, Jackson, and home again For the fifth year Sue and I went with friends to the Hayward Russell City Blues Festival, two days of local and visiting musicians performing to a crowd of blues fans lounging in a shady grove of trees in the grassy park next to city hall. Across the street is free public parking. The event, now in its 18th year, is organized by local bluesman Ronnie Stewart and the West Coast Blues Society.…
A Different Drummer: A tour guide for all seasons
Guests are coming to visit this year. We’ve promised to show them all of Benicia and the best of the Bay Area. I’m brainstorming now for must sees and can’t misses I’m devising a way that allows my guests to have equal opportunity at choosing the sights and senses we see, while allowing me as host to offer suggestions. It will be a friendly questionnaire to be filled out together during early arrival wine tasting. I’m calling it The Trinity Helps. This is…
How Elton John helped John Lennon and Yoko Ono rekindle their relationship
Elton played a pivotal role in John and Yoko’s relationship, he reveals in his new autobiography, “Me.”
Chili Peppers drummer brings his spice, advice to Paramount middle schoolers
Zamboni students were able to pick Smith’s brain about his decision to pursue music, whether it was difficult, and whether he had support.
How to find vintage fashions from Dayton's and other bygone department stores
Secondhand stores peddle high-end designs from the great Twin Cities department stores.
Memories of the Cherry Top
She went on to describe, “It was a popular spot for young people in the area.
How Costco thrives in the Amazon era
Costco has defended against Amazon by perfecting its 35-year-old warehouse club model.
Seniors learn about ‘Creating Memories’
Members of the 127 South Senior Center met March 10 for games, coffee and conversation. Arlene Simmons and Helen Lord called the bingo numbers and Dr. Hooie furnished the prizes.
How Stress Affects Your Memory
Have you ever wondered what's going on in the brain when you blank on information you're sure you know during a stressful test? TED-Ed explains why.
How to combat dementia and memory loss
Alzheimer’s Disease International says that there were approximately 50 million people living with dementia in 2017. Experts predict that number will roughly double every 20 years, highlighting just how pervasive dementia is across the globe. Dementia describes symptoms affecting memory, think
10 Bygone Alternative Spaces That Shaped Denver Underground Music
Last week we brought you a list of twelve defunct DIY spaces that shaped Denver's music scene; this week we're focusing on alternative venues. Though the distinction between the two is blurry, what distinguishes an alternative space is that it has another function entirely: Perhaps it's a coffee shop, an art gallery or a bike repair shop, but it also hosts occasional concerts.
Daytona Building Its Way Into The Modern Stadium Era
Like many others at Homestead-Miami Speedway and in the NASCAR industry, I will be making my way to Daytona this weekend as Daytona International Speedway hosts the Sprint Cup Series Coke Zero 400 on Sunday night, as well as the XFINITY Series race on Saturday night, the Subway Firecracker 250. This race weekend has been run around the July 4 holiday since its inception in 1959, and it has become almost as much of a tradition as the celebrations that surround the holiday…
ERA argument heavy on hyperbole, light on facts
Beware of promises claiming to solve all of society’s ills with one controversial piece of legis...