LAS VEGAS — Bryson Stott has already been following in the footsteps of some of baseball’s biggest stars. Now he’s getting ready to take the next step. The UNLV shortstop is projected to go in the first round of the June 3 amateur draft, possibly putting him on a trajectory to become the latest star […]
Collin McHugh headed to injured list with elbow discomfort http://bit.ly/2M3cmsu Major League Baseball wants to give the United Kingdom a taste of America’s pastime when the Yankees and Red Sox visit next month. Based on the playing surface they’re going to use, however, they may as well have sent the Blue Jays and the Rays: […]
QVC and HSN are collaborating on a contest to find the next big fashion and beauty finds.
Ben Hagerman takes over the reigns of the Napanee Junior C Raiders.
Mark Sommerhauser’s article about possible changes to criminal prosecution of unemployment fraud has a remarkable chart detailing the roller coaster plunge in unemployment benefits in Wisconsin since the end of the great recession. In 2018, only $1.11 million in first-week unemployment benefits were paid out in Wisconsin. Here are some numbers to provide some perspective […]
Historic cities are easy to come by in the vast and millenary landscapes of China, so when one really stands it, its because it offers something spectacular. It is no wonder to us after a first visit years ago that we are writing this on our second trip, this time showing the city to some […]
Hello! So as many of you have noticed, I took an extended break from the blog. I have had a lot of big changes since the last time I wrote a post back in December. For starters, I have an apartment and no longer live out of my car. This past February was my last […]
The Channel is a narrowing funnel that results in high tides and fast currents. The constant swift tides keeps fine sediment suspended in the Channel so that its waters always have the appearance of milky tea. Nevertheless it is a haven for wading birds who strut and feed their way along the muddy foreshore following the outgoing tide. Despite […]
Baltimore psychedelic rockers Pigeons Playing Ping Pong rocked Marvin’s Mountaintop in Masontown, West Virginia last weekend for their annual Domefest. Over 2,000 Flockers flew in from around the country to take part in the band’s celebration of the festival’s 10th birthday, making it the biggest and best Domefest yet. Nestled in the mountains of West […]
Once again, the University of Windsor Lancers has gone to an Ontario University Athletics rival to fill its men’s head basketball coaching post. On Tuesday, the Lancers named Chris Cheng, who spent the past five seasons with the Nipissing University Lakers, head coach. He replaces Chris Oliver, who stepped down in March after 14 seasons. […]
Are you ready kids? Nickelodeon’s Tony-winning Broadway musical SpongeBob SquarePants is going on tour! Share the news: http://po.st/SpongeBobMusical The multi-award winning SpongeBob SquarePants Musical will be touring theatres across the U.S. during the 2019-2020 theatre season. Inspired by Nickelodeon’s hit animated series of the same name, SpongeBob SquarePants explodes with energy and features an original […]
This had to be the single most disappointing Celtics season of my lifetime. Now, to be clear, I am not saying that this is necessarily the “worst” season I’ve ever seen the team have; 2005-2007 were some dark times, and 2013-14 was pretty brutal, too. (The late 1990s were also an abject nightmare, but fortunately […]
It’s almost summer, and in the world of real estate, that means busy season. Historically speaking, more houses go on the market in May and June than any other months of the year. So it seemed like an appropriate time to post a little data on the housing market in my corner of the world. […]
July 1, 2019, will mark the 40th anniversary of the formation of Republic Airlines. Told from a ‘hometown’ perspective, this is a story of that airline and its famous duck logo named Herman.
Registration is now open for the Inaugural Monroe’s Charity Sporting Clay Shoot scheduled for Wednesday, July 17th, 2019 at OK Corral Gun Club, Okeechobee, FL. This Inaugural Clay Shoot is held to benefit human trafficking across the nation. Critics of the world of adult entertainment have found the industry to be an easy target […]