Showing posts from June, 2014

FivePlay Jazz Quintet: Original Jazz for Hungry Ears Friday July 18, 2014


FivePlay Jazz Quintet: Original Jazz for Hungry Ears
 Friday July 18, 2014
Time: 7:30PM
Cost: $10/15

Red Poppy Art House
2698 Folsom St,
San Francisco, CA 94110

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FivePlay is a Bay Area-based band performing original music that nourishes both mind and heart.  Whether you’re an experienced jazz listener or you’re hearing jazz for the first time, FivePlay's approachable music is the byproduct of modern creative jazz, reaching the ears of any spectator involved. Their repertoire encompasses a wide range of influences: from tango, samba and
Afro-Cuban sounds, to up-tempo modal jazz, poignant waltzes and contemporary jazz/rock tones. FivePlay has performed at numerous Bay Area venues, including the JazzSchool, Yoshi's Oakland, the Emerald Tablet, Vallejo Jazz Festival, and many more. They have three CDs which have all received critical acclaim…

Breeaking-Boardwalk Apartment Tenant Robbed at Gunpoint Sunday

Tuesday, 24 June 2014 09:35
Victim Robbed at Gunpoint Near University, Suspect Remains At Large Written by  Brandon McMillan/ A suspect remains at large after robbing a victim at gunpoint Sunday morning in the parking lot of the Boardwalk Apartments, located at 950 W. Zeering Rd.

According to the California State University, Stanislaus Police Department, at approximately 6:39 a.m. an unknown suspect stole property and the victim’s vehicle after holding up the victim at gunpoint.

To report the robbery, the victim walked to the University Police Department, which sits adjacent to the apartments.
Described as a Hispanic male, the suspect is believed to be approximately 23 to 25 years old, and weighing about 165 pounds. He was seen wearing a grey hooded sweatshirt and black pants with a silver stripe.

The suspect was last seen fleeing in the vict…

Madame Sherri

Madame Sherri's Castle Ruins | A Legendary  Site in West Chesterfield, New Hampshire It was a photo from our online gallery that sparked my interest: a sweeping, arched staircase constructed of stone, fallen leaves strewn along its steps, curving upward to end mid-air in the midst of a forest. It was titled simply “Madame Sherri Castle Ruins, Chesterfield, NH.” Castle ruins in New Hampshire? Now that’s something worth exploring!
This photo, taken by Lindsey Ocker, sent us on our quest to explore Madame Sherri’s Castle Ruins We weren’t planning on seeking out Madame Sherri’s castle last weekend, but as Jim and I cruised along Route 9 from Keene, New Hampshire, toward Brattleboro, Vermont, with no particular destination in mind, it seemed as good a time as any to make a detour. A quick Google search returned a site that listed the ruins’ location as Castle Road in …

Red Dress Manor - Ellen's Home

'Red Dress Manor' which still has clothes in the wardrobes, photographs on the walls and love letters strewn across the floorsThe derelict dairy farm in Llanymynech, Powys, mid-Wales built in 1725 looks like a real-life fairytale sceneThe owner, identified as Ellen Jones, died in the 1970s, leaving her red dress hanging in an empty wardrobeOfficially called Calcott Hall, the grade II listed in 1953 building is dubbed 'red dress manor' by localsClothes, letters, newspapers and photographs have been left untouched strewn across the floorsBy Mia De Graa
With love letters strewn across the floor, a gown hung in the bedroom, and black-and-white photos under a film of cobwebs, it looks like a scene from a fairytale.
But this derelict dairy farm standing in the depths of the Welsh countryside is a real-life mystery.
Dubbed the 'Red Dress Manor', it is filled to the brim with personal belongings - including a floor-length red satin dress and love letters.
But there has…

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