5 Questions: Simon Curtis

5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy –  Simon Curtis began as a theatre director and directed extensively at the Royal Court Theatre London as well as the National Theatre, Donmar Warehouse and Lincoln Centre, New York.  Curtis’ debut film My Week with Marilyn received two Academy Award Nominations and was nominated for three…

Photos: High Rock Tower to be Illuminated Nightly

A Centerboard campaign to light High Rock Tower reached an important milestone tonight when Joey Nicotera of Retonica, a lighting company, Duffy Electrical and Centerboard folks flipped the switch on lighting the first two sides. The other sides will be lit as more funds are raised. While there is still work to do, including welding…

High Rock Will Be Lit Tonight!

10/12/17 A Centerboard-lead project will illuminate High Rock Tower tonight. There have been test lightings, and some reported seeing the tower lit last night. A more permanent installation is coming, though, thanks to current and former Centerboard team members who have been persistent over the years in getting this done.  Lighting design and installation is…

5 Questions: Dolly Parton

5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – Dolly releases her first children’s album “I Believe In You.” This project is especially for children and those young at heart. All of the proceeds will benefit her literacy program Imagination Library. SD: Can you tell us about your first guitar? DP: Music was always a…

Fall Fun for Lynn’s own Little Green House Bakes

Sponsored You can order from-scratch pastries now at www.littlegreenhousebakes.com From Little Green House Bakes –     October 10th We will be at EforAll Lynn showcasing all of the yumminess that is Lynn’s own Little Green House Bakes. From our Vegan whoopee pies to our gluten free pumpkin spice cookies and everything in between, it’s all…

Blade Runner 2049

Film review by Steve Duffy – Thirty years after the events of the first film, a new blade runner, LAPD Officer K (Ryan Gosling), unearths a long-buried secret that has the potential to plunge what’s left of society into chaos. K’s discovery leads him on a quest to find Rick Deckard (Harrison Ford), a former…

5 Questions: Melissa Manchester

5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – Melissa Manchester’s career is remarkable not only for its longevity and accomplishments, but for its versatility. Following her stint as a founding member of Bette Midler’s Harlettes, Manchester’s tremendously successful solo career brought her critical and commercial acclaim. She has recorded twenty-one albums across her career,…

Lynners Help Clean After Flood

11:40 AM Saturday morning, Juan Gonzalez of Without Borders Magazine and Global Embassy of Activists for Peace  issued an alert on social media asking folks to help remove trash and debris from flooding downtown. He was joined by neighbors, daughter Dulce, and son Christian. Dulce Gonzalez sends these photos from Munroe Street:   Here’s an…

Evita

Theatre review by Steve Duffy – Evita is a musical with music by Andrew Lloyd Webber and lyrics by Tim Rice. It concentrates on the life of Argentine political leader Eva Perón, the second wife of Argentine president Juan Perón. The story follows Evita’s early life, rise to power, charity work, and eventual death. Briana…