Area Briefs: ‘Admiration’ features work by three St. Croix Valley artists
‘Admiration’ features work by three St. Croix Valley artists Artwork by three St. Croix Valley artists is featured in “Admiration” at ArtReach St. Croix. The pieces by Taylor Berman, Debra Korluka and Julia Luna reflect their individual spiritual journeys and invite viewers to reflect on the universality of humans, particularly at the start of a [...]
Nepal's Fifteen-Hour Jeep Ride From Hell
The Jeep Ride From Hell is a 15 hour journey (if you’re lucky) from the Nepalese town of Salleri to Kathmandu. There’s a reason why it’s a “jeep” and not a bus.
Area briefs: Washington County’s traffic engineer Costello wins award
Washington County’s Assistant Traffic Engineer Nik Costello has been named as the Institute of Transportation Engineers – North Central Section (NCITE) 2014 Young Transportation Professional of the Year. The Young Transportation Engineer Award is for those professionals, age 35 or younger, who are making outstanding advances and contributions to the Institute of Transportation Engineers and [...]
Understanding the Emirati love for camels
Statistics from the Central Veterinary Institute (CVI), Dubai, reveal that currently there are 300,000 dromedary camels in the UAE and every single one belongs to someone and is registered. "They are intelligent and great animals who pay you back emotionally and financially," he says.
2015 Winter Sneaks movie release list
The 2015 winter-spring movie preview is a broad overview of films opening through late April. Release dates and other details, as compiled by Oliver Gettell, are subject to change.