Arts and Entertainment

From the Book Shelf / Brooke Jackman Foundtion Hosts Sixth Annual Read-A-Thon

The Brooke Jackman Foundation (BJF) is a children’s literacy organization which donates books to children and families in need. This organization will be hosting their Sixth Annual BJF Read-A-Thon on…

Sunspots for September

Sesame Street Live Presents “Make a New Friend” Date: Friday, September 11, 2015-Sunday, September 13, 2015 Time: Friday 10:30am, Saturday 10:30am, 2pm and 5:30pm, Sunday 1pm and 4:30pm Address: Kings…

Back To School Reading

BY: PAMELA STERN Now as the summer is winding down, it’s time to start to get back into the swing of things for school. This includes reading. You may have…

Sun Spots for August through September

Sistas The Musical Date: Saturday, August 29,- September 6, 2015 Time: Saturday/Sunday performances at 4:30pm Address: St Luke’s Theatre 308 West 46th Street, NY, NY For Tickets/Information: 212-977- 5925 This…

Top Summer Reading List

Now that school is over and the weather is starting to get nice out, it’s the perfect time for parents to have their children reading over the summer to sharpen…

Basilisk Games Q&A

  BY DEAN MOSES What games will you be playing this summer? Most likely it will be a blockbuster title from a developer backed by a big-budget publisher, who has—undoubtedly—hurled…

Couch Theater/ Movies Coming Soon To Stores Movies Coming Soon To Stores

By Sam Struckhoff These new releases will be available in stores the week of June 15 “Chappie” (R) — In a grungy vision of the near future, cities deploy experimental…

From the Book Shelf / How to Get Your Teen Teenagers to Beome Life Long Readers

(StatePoint) In today’s age of technology, it’s easy for teens to reject books in favor of gadgets. As these emerging technologies become increasingly important in society, parents should reinforce the…

From The Aisle Avengers: Age of Ultron Connects the Dots

Earth’s mightiest heroes have reunited in what has become the second largest domestic cinematic opening weekend of all time,earning an estimated $191.3 million, according to Box Office records. By now you have…

From the Bookshelf: “The Mystery Writers of America Cookbook” Edited by Kate White

This wickedly delightful cookbook features more than 100 recipes contributed by such legendary mystery authors as Sandra Brown, J.A. Jance, Sue Grafton and Mary Higgins Clark. In addition to the…

From the Book Shelf /”American Ghost: The True Story of a Family’s Haunted Past” By Hannah Nordhaus

The La Posada hotel in Santa Fe, New Mexico, was once a grand family home. Built in 1882 by Abraham Staab, a Jewish merchant, for his wife, Julia, and their…

Kanye West Announced New Album, ‘So Help Me God’& Presented His Adidas Collection At NYFW

This is Yeezus season! Music artist turned fashion designer and creative director, Kanye West, also known as “Yeezus or Yeezy,” recently released the name and cover art to his seventh…

Apotheon, An Artistic and Educational Gaming Experience

By Dean Moses Rated: T for Teen Consoles: PlayStation 4 and PC Video games can be a lot of things. Some are great educational tools while others are filled with…

Trouble Over At Cash Money Records: Tyga Album Delayed Again

BY DONOVAN MOORE Rapper Tyga is having issues with his label Cash Money Records, which is housed under Republic Records (formerly Universal Republic Records), a division of Universal Music Group….

“American Sniper,” A Graphic Portrayal

By George Gaffney I am having a very difficult time writing a review of this film, “American Sniper.”  The film tells the fact based story of Chris Kyle, the Navy…