Movies

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Movie Review: The Boy Next Door

Starring Jennifer Lopez, Ryan Guzman, Kristen Chenowith, John Corbett From the director of the 3rd Mummy movie and xXx, director Rob Cohen hits an all- time low, which is quite an achievement for him. The Boy Next Door embraces its trashy premise from the … read more

Festivals

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Mardi Gras Madness: February 6th-17th The Island Comes Alive

By Kimber Fountain Let’s Celebrate!!! Every year the Mardi Gras celebrations on Galveston Island get bigger and better, and 2015 is no exception. For six days in February, Mardi Gras madness will take over the Island from the Seawall to … read more

Health

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CrossFit Tidal Wave: Proving That Less is More

By Kimber Fountain, Photos by Christa Schreckengost Although the explosion of CrossFit onto the News Feeds of Facebook users everywhere is a relatively recent phenomenon, the concept began back in the early 2000s as what can easily be classified as an … 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