Finding a Hobby that Fits Your Personality

Although there are many out there who turn to their computers or cell phones as their hobby, there are just as many others who want to be more creative. They want to learn something new and fun to do in their spare time. They’re not looking for cash, they’re looking for a way to relax and ‘get away’ from the daily grind. Of course, when it comes to choosing the right hobby, personality is everything.

Strayhorn: An Illustrated Life

Strayhorn: An Illustrated Life Edited by A. Alyce Claerbaut and David Schlesinger   News Hook: An exploration of the life, work, and legacy of the jazz legend Billy Strayhorn, published to commemorate the centennial of his birth.   Strayhorn: An Illustrated Life celebrates the life of late jazz legend Billy Strayhorn, who is perhaps best […]

WORLD CLASS SAXOPHONIST MARCUS ANDERSON ENJOYS AND Coffee, HIS LATEST VENTURE

WORLD CLASS SAXOPHONIST MARCUS ANDERSON ENJOYS AND Coffee, HIS LATEST VENTURE World renowned saxophonist Marcus Anderson has blended two of his favorite things – music and coffee and introduces four delicious flavors of coffee under his new brand AND Coffee™ (www.andproducts.net) , accompanied by a new CD of the same name. The CD is available […]

THE DOUR OF MUSIC

  THE DOUR OF MUSIC by Peter Brav   I went to a Jackson concert one Friday night last month in an old Loew’s movie house so grand they named it the Kings Theatre when it opened on Brooklyn’s Flatbush Avenue in 1929 less than two months before the epic stock market crash. Abandoned in […]

This Week in St Augustine October 14 2013

    October 14, 2013 Monday – Sunday : October 14 – 20 Flavors of Florida’s Historic Coast – More than 20 outstanding restaurants offer “Chef’s Choice” prix fixe (fixed price) three-course dining showcasing their chef’s talents and the rich culinary heritage of Florida’s Historic Coast. Intriguing lodging options and enticing cultural events combined with this special dining program make October […]

This Week in St Augustine, Oct 1, 2013

    September 30, 2013 Monday – Sunday : September 30 – October 6 Two thrilling films — one GIANT experience — Ordinary People – This exhibit is a colorful, folksy presentation featuring some of St. Augustine’s first colonists. The exhibit is open daily from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. at the St. Augustine Visitor Information Center, 10 Castillo Dr. www.StAugustine-450.com Wood & […]

A Great Week in St Augustine, September 3 2013

         September 3, 2013 Tuesday – Sunday : September 3 – 8 Ordinary People – This exhibit is a colorful, folksy presentation featuring some of St. Augustine’s first colonists. The exhibit is open daily from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. at the St. Augustine Visitor Information Center, 10 Castillo Dr. www.StAugustine-450.com Great White Shark 3D and Tornado Alley 3D at the […]

What is the Color of Music?

What is the color of music? Could the “water of life” exist on Mars? A high-tech romance is in the air… And shame on me! On today’s Daily Orbit! “With every beat of my heart—doctors are getting a little closer to a new heart monitor!”  Okay, I thought we’d start Friday off with a little […]

This Week in St Augustine August 12 2013

         August 12, 2013 Monday – Sunday: August 12 – 18 4th Annual Nature & Wildlife Exhibit – This stunning exhibition features landscapes, floral, marine life, birds, plant life and more. The St. Augustine Art Association Gallery in St. Augustine is open Tuesday – Saturday, noon – 4 p.m. and Sunday 2 – 5 p.m. Admission is free. 11 Marine St. 904-824-2310. www.staaa.org Ignorance is a Choice Art Exhibit – Artist Donny […]

August 5th 2013, This Week in St Augustine

         August 5, 2013 Monday – Sunday: August 5 – 11 Picasso: Art & Arena Exhibit – FINAL WEEK – An exhibition featuring dozens of Picasso originals, including many that have never been seen previously in the United States. Both famous and rare, these pieces were produced in different styles, techniques and media; providing unique insights into one of Picasso’s main […]