Category: Lifestyles

Scene On Film: ‘Ginger and Rosa’

By Joan Ellis Ginger and Rosa is a serious movie that is almost, though not quite, undone by its flaws. It’s worth taking a chance. In the opening scene, the...

April 5, 2013 | comments

Greeting Spring – One Sneeze at a Time

By Judy O’Gorman Alvarez The days are getting longer. Flowers are blooming. Spring is in the air. And so is the pollen. If on some days it feels as if...

April 5, 2013 | comments

Bringing out the Green

By Nicholas Harary They celebrated St. Patrick’s Day at Nicholas’ school last month. The parents were told to arrive at 1:15 p.m. while the kids were out at recess. We...

April 5, 2013 | comments

In Little Tokyo

By LInda McK.Stewart February 19, 1942, Executive Order No. 9066 is signed by Franklin D. Roosevelt. It was 75 days after “the date which will live in infamy.” All of...

March 29, 2013 | comments

Scene On Film: ‘How to Survive a Plague’

By Joan Ellis How quickly we forget. Writer/director David France has done us all a favor by assembling the chronological history of the AIDS epidemic in the Academy Award nominated...

March 29, 2013 | comments

Skywatch For The Week Of March 29-April 5, 2013

By Flo Higgins Anything and everything an Aries does is fast. They are brilliant folks but often make decisions quickly and then think about it. That is why Aries often...

March 29, 2013 | comments

‘The Homecoming’ in Holmdel

HOLMDEL – The Holmdel Theatre Company’s Classic Play Reading Series will present – for one night only – on Monday, April 1, The Homecoming by Harold Pinter. A philosophy teacher...

March 29, 2013 | comments

 Flute Choir to Play April 20 at AH Library

ATLANTIC HIGHLANDS –The Festive Flutes will present a free program at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 20, at the Atlantic Highlands Library. The group features programs of light classical music, show...

March 29, 2013 | comments

How Restaurants Decide on the Price for Wine

By Charles B. Rubinstein Buy it and never count the cost; For one white singing hour of peace Count many a year of strife well lost … Sara Teasdale, Barter...

March 22, 2013 | comments

Scene On Film: ‘The Gatekeepers’

By Joan Ellis If you are confused about the issues in the Israeli/Palestinian conflict, you are not likely to gain clarity from The Gatekeepers. What you will carry away is...

March 22, 2013 | comments

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