16 Apr 19
Hull Is This

Independent fashion boutique Tessies has opened its doors in Hull’s Fruit Market just in time to launch its exciting spring and summer collection.  Tessies is the latest retailer to join the creative Fruit Market community, bringing its collection of eclectic womenswear, jewellery and accessories to the stylish waterfront area.  The quirky boutique has relocated from […]

16 Apr 19
Everyday Encounters With the Creator

When I woke up both Saturday and Sunday morning, I went outside.  I run outside a lot, and I usually run right past this place, but this time I ran right out to the backyard and studied the robins there.  I stepped my bare feet onto the green, dew-dripping grass and I stopped for some […]

15 Apr 19

1969 Song of the Day- “Down On The Corner”- Creedence Clearwater Revival. In the late 60’s early 70’s- John Fogerty and Creedence Clearwater Revival were can’t miss. “Down On The Corner” from the groups 4th album- Willy And The Poorboys- peaked at #3 as one side of a double A single- the flip side “Fortunate […]

06 Apr 19

By DUARDO PAZ-MARTINEZ | Editor of The Republic BROWNSVILLE, Texas – There it was last Wednesday in living Chicano color: “The scuttlebutt has been burning from Washington, D.C. to the Rio Grande Valley…” What, pray tell, was this about? Only Blogger Juan Montoya playing his silly Rumor Games. In alarmist verbiage, he told his readers […]

02 Apr 19

I love kicking stones about Down an empty street Watching how they curve, Sometimes changing feet. I love to kick a stone, alone Across an empty path To Sometimes loose it down a drain Then I have to laugh I love to kick a stone in my path Just to see where it goes There’s […]

18 Mar 19
10000 Marbles
12 Mar 19
Motoring Deals

Poorboys World Aluminum & Metal Heavy Duty Polish makes it easier than ever to restore a brilliant, high gloss finish to your vehicles dull and tarnished aluminum and metal surfaces. Poorboys World Aluminum & Metal Heavy Duty Polish is a thick cream that gently polishes away years of built-up grime, restoring the appearance of your […]

12 Mar 19
Motoring Deals

The Poorboys World 900W Dual Action Polishing Machine is ideal for car enthusiasts and professionals alike. The machine makes light work of swirl marks and scratches to give much better results than polishing by hand. It can also be used to apply any of your favourite Poorboys World Swirl Removers, Polishes, Waxes, Glazes or Sealants. […]

12 Mar 19
Motoring Deals

Poorboys World Super Slick and Wax was intended for those in colder climates where a small bit of protection will be added during the car wash; although it can also be used in warm climates too for those who want to extend the life of their favourite liquid or paste wax products. Poorboys Super Slick […]

12 Mar 19
Motoring Deals

Poorboys Spray and Rinse Wheel Cleaner is an aggressive citrus cleaner. The scent is pleasant, though a little strong, so use Poorboys in a well-ventilated area. Just spray it on your wheels, taking extra care to thoroughly cover your entire wheel. Spray on all four wheels before you start rinsing it off. Use a steady […]

08 Mar 19
Share Your Light

What about some classic tunes from a living legend? Happy Friday, everybody!

25 Feb 19
Ethics and Spirituality

With a sidebar about The Independent Group and Mrs Pritchard I continue to care about Brexit for a number of reasons: – It’s like watching a slow-motion train wreck, but with some possibility that the wreck might still be averted, perhaps by getting the Conductor to stop sleepwalking or robot dancing. – It’s very sad […]

18 Feb 19
Norwich: Music City, UK

#TheGighopper 18-24 Feb. 2019 Week 8 **************************** MONDAY Norwich Jazz Jam feat. Lee Vasey Fat Cat & Canary 8:30pm Salsa CopaCubana 7:15pm Brickies Open Stage Brickmakers 8pm **************************** TUESDAY Lau : Midnight & Closedown Tour Norwich Arts Centre 8pm Country music open mic Reindeer 7:45pm Sean MacGowan Bermuda Bob’s 6:30pm The A.I.R. Presents Boombox The Blueberry […]