Movies

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Movie Review: Poltergeist

Starring Sam Rockwell, Rosmarie Dewitt, Jared Harris, Jane Adams As Hollywood continues its 80’s & 90’s retrospective remakes, the 1982 horror classic co-written by Steven Spielberg, has been reinvented for the modern day. The original version, followed by its two … read more

Festivals

Corvettes Cruisin’ Galveston

Corvette World’s 1st Annual Corvettes Cruisin’ Galveston May 29th-30th

A Fun Time ‘Vette Style Mix all of the History of Galveston with 1000 beautiful Corvettes and their proud owners for an entire weekend and what do we have? You have the makings for one heck of a “Corvette Block … read more

Books

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Vive la France!

As I’ve mentioned many times before, I love cooking shows, and one of my favorite TV chefs has always been Jaques Pépin.  A dynamic, French-born chef working in America, Jacques has been featured in several television cooking series by himself … read more

Health

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Getting Back to Our Roots: Galveston’s Own Farmers Market

By Kimber Fountain Although it is hard to believe now, in light of the emerging backlash against the corporate giants of the food industry, processed and fast foods were once the height of progress, symbols of America’s deft ability to … read more

DVDs

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DVD Review: Into the Storm

Starring Richard Armitage, Sarah Wayne Callies, Matt Walsh, Max Deacon, Nathan Kress ​This might just be the summer’s most guilty pleasure. If you are going to 1-up 1996’s Twister, I guess this is the way to do it. Shot like a … read more