By: Doug Usher A sold out crowd filled tables at Bath Nursey on October 15th to help raise money for the Giving Project. The fifth annual Bounty and Brews, an event put on by Fortified Collaborations, combined the talents of 6 local chefs with 6 local breweries to collaborate on a unique dining experience. Cafe Vino, Tasty Harmony, 415, Fish, Music City Hot Chicken and Modern Tavern teamed up with […]

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By: Carie Gueswel Mental health affects how a person thinks, what they feel, how they act, and the way they cope with life. The state of one’s mental health can strongly influence how they see themselves, their lives and their relationship to others, as well as influence the successes and achievements one will accomplish throughout their lifetime. Mental illness is considered by professionals to be any condition that causes atypical […]

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ZOMBIE FEST: The Unreal Party of the Undead

BY: KRISTIN CURTIS I imagine you are eating dinner with your family at Coopersmiths Pub and Brewery. You are all sitting back enjoying your meal, chatting about what happened today at school or work, when suddenly someone stumbles into Old Town Square. They seem to be limping and quite undead in demeanor. After a few minutes, you realize that the person is leading a herd of others, who seem to […]


STELLA LUCE: Haunting Melodies, Musical Alchemy

By: Rebecca LaPole Stella Luce has “a lot of success with Halloween shows,” according to lead vocalist and violist, Alana Rolfe. “We try to make them all different and unique.” They’ve had several of themed shows including last February’s steampunkthemed Black Hearts Ball, a monster-themed Halloween party, a Moulin Rouge-themed event, a Great Gatsby-themed wedding, and a Day of the Dead concert, opening for DeVotchKa. Newest member, guitarist and synth […]