DC Backdrop Frames Mysteries of Pelicanos | arts and entertainment

The Maryland Writers Association created the Writers Roundtable Program to encourage writers, poets, playwrights, and authors through monthly articles and activities. Notable Maryland Author articles and associated prompts from Fun With Words authors are the centerpiece of the program. Each month, Southern Maryland newspapers will feature a Maryland Writer’s Association article about an author. Marylanders … Read more

Five Questions for Artist James Griffin | Culture & Leisure

Although he’s only been living in the area for a few years, having moved to Johnson City in 2020 to be closer to his family, James Griffin is doing what he can to immerse himself in the local arts scene, with shows scheduled at two local galleries in the coming month. Griffin has always loved … Read more

Blackout banquet set; Catoosa to Host Indigenous Art Exhibit | Arts & Theater

NewView Oklahoma, an Oklahoma City-based nonprofit that provides services to help people with all degrees of visual impairment live more independently, will host a unique event to help people better understand some of the challenges face the visually impaired. The “Blackout Banquet” will take place at 6 p.m. on Thursday, June 23 at the Summit … Read more

Noel Gallagher banned from China | Culture & Leisure

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Column: 17 seconds | local entertainment

As daylight hours lengthen, my awareness of time shrinks and stretches with changes in activity. Who else would be amazed at how much one could accomplish when a microwave oven takes 60 seconds to cool a fresh cup of coffee? I recently read on the Internet, the great authority filled with fact and fiction, that … Read more

Single Juneteenth Festival takes place on Saturday in Kingsport | Culture & Leisure

KINGSPORT – In 2021, Kingsport held two June 19 rallies, but this year the community is coming together to hold one. It will take place this Saturday in the community of Riverview. According to a press release from Vanessa Bennett of the Kingsport Chamber of Commerce, the theme for this year’s annual Tri-Cities Juneteenth festival … Read more

UnCapped: Saints Row Brewing | Culture & Leisure

In this episode of the UnCapped podcast, host Chris Sands talks to Tony Prebula, owner of Saints Row Brewing in Gaithersburg, about their new location (which is absolutely stunning) and Prebula’s latest venture, a coffee roastery. cafe and a cafe named Hallowed Grounds. Here is an edited excerpt from their speech. Uncapped: I knew having … Read more

‘Gatsby’ dance work arrives at Harwelden Mansion | Arts & Theater

As a choreographer and director, Janet Roston believes her purpose is to create and share stories. And for the debut of her Oklahoma company, Mixed eMotion Theatrix, she tackles what some consider America’s greatest story – the one told in F. Scott Fitzgerald’s 1925 novel, “The Great Gatsby.” ‘Gatsby Redux’ is a site-specific dance piece … Read more

Ellen DeGeneres begins her “career break” in Africa | Culture & Leisure

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library welcomes author Kathleen Murphy to talk about Ukraine | Culture & Leisure

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