GET YOUR GAME ON: ‘Deadly Premonition’ is the best worst game

First Posted: 5/7/2013 “Deadly Premonition” slipped under my radar in 2010, garnering some of the most mixed reactions in the gaming world. With the release of “Deadly Premonition: The Director’s Cut,” I had the opportunity to play one of the most derisive games of this console generation. Gaining itself a Guinness World Record of “Most […]

Saturday, 2.9.13

Tuesday, 3.19.13

First Posted: 3/15/2013 Hops & Barleys: Aaron Bruch Jim McCarthy’s: Karaoke Brews Brothers, Luzerne: Open Mic w/ Paul Martin Over Pour: Jam Night w/ live music @ 10 Tommy Boys: Open Mic

SIXTEENHUNDRED: Movin’ On moves Penn State crowd

After a long day at ‘The Office’

JUST FOR THE HEALTH OF IT: Body fat be gone

First Posted: 6/3/2013 I often write about the “no-nonsense” approach to losing unwanted body fat and how you should stop overthinking and just do it. I do, however, understand that the task is not always that easy.While the process is fairly simple and straightforward, we often have reasons holding us back. Getting started might seem […]

Dragons rule the river

First Posted: 6/24/2013 Two 40-foot long serpent-looking boats filled with 22 people, all grunting and paddling in unison, glided over the surface of the Susquehanna River in Wilkes-Barre last Sunday morning as part of this year’s RiverFest “Dragon Boat Races.” Manned by nine different local businesses and community organizations, the dragons raced in several heats […]

The W: Kid Rock, Vesuvio’s, ‘The Office,’ and Underwear Nation

First Posted: 4/8/2013 Who …can you catch up on the mountain at Toyota Pavilion at Montage Mountain in Scranton? It was just announced that “Bawitdaba” belter Kid Rock is coming through the venue for a summer tour. The show will be July 6 and also features opening acts Kool and the Gang and Uncle Kracker. […]

NOVEL APPROACH: Country for old men

First Posted: 7/14/2013 There are times we connect darkness to past, to anonymity, and unsettling notions of what does or does not exist therein, often measuring its nature by our ability to find the light. However, in Tom Hennen’s latest poetry collection, “Darkness Sticks to Everything,” it becomes a source of insight. The collection begins […]

ALBUM REVIEW: Grande makes grand debut

First Posted: 9/2/2013 While Miley Cyrus is being a wild child to demonstrate she is growing up, Ariana Grande is letting her music do all the talking. The 20-year-old singer/actress, one of the stars of Nickelodeon’s “Victorious” and the network’s spinoff “Sam and Cat,” is in near-perfect form on her debut, mainly thanks to her […]