Arts & Leisure

Jericho Ford is a desperado with morals Jericho Ford is a desperado with morals
"About Adam," "Queen of the Damned" and "Salem" alum Stuart Townsend says playing a gunslinger in the new western, "Apache Junction," was a dream c...
by that line of crepe myrtles by that line of crepe myrtles
they told us to dig the graves by that line of crepe myrtles, so we did. today there weren't too many, only five, and percy was helping me. but it ...
Time to Celebrate Samhain Time to Celebrate Samhain
The ancient Celtic harvest feast called Samhain (pronounced SAH-win) marks the end of the harvest season and the beginning of winter, the “darker h...
 Tracks thought lost have been found Tracks thought lost have been found
Regular readers of this column know how much I dig a good vintage release, and that’s exactly what we have this week in “Taisce Luachmhar (Valuable...
 Taking audience on ride through time  Taking audience on ride through time 
I lived in Tribeca then. I was training for the 2001 New York City marathon and every morning I’d run past the ferries, past the office people, ste...
 From local festival to cultural phenomenon From local festival to cultural phenomenon
The story has a humble beginning. It was in 1951, in a small town in Ireland’s Southeast, when a group of friends decided that instead of just list...
Coping with slow theft of time Coping with slow theft of time
This is how the world ends: not with a “bang,” but with an interlude of anger and laughter, before all has gone quieter, darker and still. That is ...
‘Dial’ team do truly fabulous job ‘Dial’ team do truly fabulous job
Deaths just seem to come in threes, don’t they? Just after learning about the passing of Robin Morton and Tony MacMahon last week came news of the ...
Trip brings renewed feeling of wellbeing Trip brings renewed feeling of wellbeing
The sun rose to welcome each new September day inviting locals as well as visitors to Achill Island’s Keem Bay. The rain stayed away, so sheep didn...
Theatre back live Theatre back live
“Made by God” will be presented on this coming Sunday at Ryan’s Daughter, 350 East 85th St. (between 1st and 2nd Avenues), New York, N.Y. from 3-6 ...
Apples: U-Pick, U Bake Apples: U-Pick, U Bake
It’s official: autumn is here, and that means so are the “U-Pick” signs. Even if you’re not in an apple-picking area, you can still pick them up at...
Perfect mix of poems, songs, stories Perfect mix of poems, songs, stories
At IAW&A’s late September virtual Salon, writer Maureen Hossbacher smoothly organized and hosted a stellar evening of poetry, song, story and histo...