Movies

Kingsman

Movie Review: Kingsman

Starring Taron Egerton, Mark Strong, Collin Firth, Sophie Cookson, Samuel L. Jackson, Michael Caine ​At first, when Kingsman moved from fall 2014 to winter 2015, I worried it was because there was something wrong with the film, as is usually the case for a … read more

Festivals

Galveston Mardi Gras

2015 Mardi Gras at the Beach Offers Beachfront Revelry on the Texas Coast

If you’re looking for a unique Mardi Gras experience in 2015, grab some beads and hit the beach. Mardi Gras! Galveston, the third largest Mardi Gras celebration in the United States, offers the unique chance to experience sand between your … 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

into the storm

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