You may have already heard the buzz (off-screen) about the cast of the feature film, Don’t Worry Darling, but you may wonder: are all the controversies and videos like that about “Spit-Gate” and “Miss Flo” more interesting than the movie? Before answering that question from my world, after seeing the film before its release, let’s go over the real-life...
It was a hot and bright day recently, when standing outside the shiny Lincoln Center Plaza of New York, a tell-tale sign that there would be an exciting and energetic crowd entering the MET Opera House for the premiere of Downton Abbey: The New Era, a period drama, and the latest sequel of what I call a franchise. This...
Building upon his academic and life experience as a young, gay, Black man has provided him the foundation to successfully launch his own brand and most recently, the passion project “The Island Project” (TIP). The Island Project will fuse his American musical influence with Caribbean roots, the project is set to release music videos, lyric videos, photo shoots, merchandise and more. Xopher...

Holiday Poem

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 Greetings on the return of this season, for the holiday time is the best reason, to gather with family or friends for togetherness, and for humankind to share some tenderness. No matter what you celebrate, may in peace and joy: you participate. Wishing you all  happy holidays, and a brighter new year in countless ways. -Keila Alvarado https://nynj.com/the-wynwood-arts-district-in-miami-will-totally-transform-uplift-you-virtually/
Finding Fretless
“Finding Fretless.” by author Paul Brett, is a story of an original guitar that proves to alter known history involving Beatles and beyond. The story ties together pieces to disclose the full truth of George Harrison’s prototype Bartell guitar – including renewed light on a forgotten father of the electric guitar, Paul Barth. https://nynj.com/nycs-best-vegan-ice-cream-is-a-farmers-market-exclusive/ Barth is known as a skillful designer...
The Monkees Farewell Tour
The Monkees “Farewell Tour,” with the song stylings of Micky Dolenz and Michael Nesmith, has proved the group's talent transcends time and loss. Fans have come out of pandemic cocoons to welcome their favorite group as the now duo has traveled across the United States. The Monkees ‘Farewell Tour’ Brings Past to Present A fateful TV pilot inspired by the Beatles’...
Harry Nilsson
Harry Nilsson is being revived in the beautiful book, “Harry & Me,“ filled with over 200 memories in a collection of stories by fans and fellow musicians. Nilsson knew how to touch souls with his words and music with pure love that one feels while perusing the biography’s pages. “Harry & Me” speaks truth as to how Nilsson’s songs, if...

Labor Day Poem

  Labor Day is not only for a celebration, or just time off to take a vacation. It’s a time to recognize the fruits of hard work, and to maximize on the biggest perk, that benefits you to have a job, as labor makes the economy’s heart throb. And when it’s your time to retire, worry not as they would get a new hire. So do not work...
Joel Diamond
Renowned record producer Joel Diamond has released a rare find of a photo showcasing a young Virginia King, mother of Demi Moore, in a Playboy shoot. King’s dream of an appearance in the famed Playboy magazine came true with the help of multi-platinum & 2x Grammy nominee Diamond. Diamond Meets King Via Louise Robey Diamond made magic when he scored big...
Sundae Fundae is a labor of love by pastry chef Tanya Ponder. The menu, which is 50% vegan & 50% traditional, draws on Ms. Ponder’s decade of restaurant experience including some of NYC’s best such as Daniel, Marea and Jean-Georges. Flavors are updated seasonally and include classics such as Mint Cookies & Cream alongside more modern bespoke flavors like...
 Independence Day Poem  The fight for freedom, should not just be remembered at a museum, or reflected only at a sports’ colosseum. It is the about the passion for victory, that a group of people won despite past agony, and that the chains of oppression were broken, while life’s new liberties have awoken. Celebrate your land’s beauty, and commemorate the fallen for their duty, for the good and the...
ADDY media
New York – ADDY media has captured exciting video of the new R&B sensation JNA - Jonny and Aaron. The brothers won deserved fame via Tic Tok and are now turning out hit after hit. They are conquering the world with their smooth sound, charm, and good looks. At an exclusive private event in New York City JNA celebrated their June 11th birthday...
BURLINGTON, N.J. - New Jersey patrons eager for live entertainment can find a range of options via Discover Jersey Arts’ online Summer Stages guide. The curated collection, offering socially distanced opportunities from New Jersey-based cultural organizations, features dozens of concerts, drive-in movies, Shakespeare in the park, classes and more experiences across the state’s vibrant arts scene. The launch comes...
This year’s Philadelphia Flower Show had a new date (June 5-13), look, and location. For the first time in its almost 200 year history, it was moved outdoors to FDR Park. The theme for 2021 was “Habitat: Nature’s Masterpiece” exploring the beauty of life through nature’s kaleidoscopic lens. PHS Flower Show I wondered how the experience would change now that it...
Chic Comfortable Shoes
Chic comfortable shoes that prove style ready for a full day out, and even into evening, have finally been realized thanks to the wonderful Naturalizer brand. The mean streets of NY are to be finally won over by shoe fashion that can take one from subway to office, and then out to meet friends without blisters and pain –...
NEWARK, N.J. – Newark-based nonprofit, La Casa de Don Pedro, a leader in social services and community development efforts, is hosting an interactive virtual fundraiser on June 17 at 5:30 p.m., titled “La Casa en Su Casa.” With a program theme of “Silver Linings,” the evening will honor the “unsung heroes” of the pandemic – including essential workers for...