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75 Years of NY Times Crossword

75 Years of NY Times Crossword

Feb 19
To celebrate 75 years of NY Times crosswords, celebrities like astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson, designer Isaac Mizrahi, and singer Lisa Loeb have stepped in to help create special puzzles.

Meet Northeast Drummer Boy 2016

Meet Northeast Drummer Boy 2016

By David Goodman | Feb 18
Jonathan Daniels (lakevillecub) is the current titleholder for Norther East Drummer Boy, currently half way through his title year. We met him at Bear Week in Provincetown, and he just charmed us.

Fast and Furious: Competitive Cup Stacking

Fast and Furious: Competitive Cup Stacking

Feb 8
It's a "thing": Sport Stacking, a contest to stack cups in formation as quickly as humanly possible without knocking them over.

Are We to Return to Our Closets?

Are We to Return to Our Closets?

By William E. Kelly | Feb 4
Those who follow my words know that I am a pacifist by nature who respects and accepts diversity as a reality of life. But the fallout of and since the 2016 elections has awakened the instinctual survivor in me.

How One Yarn Bomber is Redefining Street Art

How One Yarn Bomber is Redefining Street Art

Jan 30
A crafty kind of graffiti is popping up in all sorts of unlikely places. The emerging works of art have the ability to change the appearance of cities and landscapes.

Out There :: Who's Afraid of Samuel Beckett?

Out There :: Who's Afraid of Samuel Beckett?

By Roberto Friedman | Jan 21
Bill Irwin knows that we are blessed to live in a world that was graced by the great Irish poet, dramatist and novelist Samuel Beckett. His show "On Beckett," at ACT's Strand Theater through Jan. 22, is Irwin making his case.

Warwick Rowers: Shedding Clothes and Stereotypes

Warwick Rowers: Shedding Clothes and Stereotypes

By Joel Martens | Jan 14
Warwick Rowers, a group of college-level competitors, not only support shedding LGBT stereotypes -- they literally shed their clothing as a part of their message.

Out There :: New Year, Big Cheers!

Out There :: New Year, Big Cheers!

By Roberto Friedman | Jan 7
Let's catch up with our cultural perambulations, shall we? The holiday season goes by in a blur, but Out There took the time to attend local theatre and performance.

Less Division and Greater Vigilance

Less Division and Greater Vigilance

By William E. Kelly | Dec 31
It is a time to regroup, reexamine and reassess the differences that divide us and the commonalities that unite us as a free nation, democracy and as human beings.

A Season of Miracles and Light

A Season of Miracles and Light

By Jacob Glass | Dec 24
The pendulum just keeps swinging-one day our team is "winning" so we feel happy-the next day our team is "losing" and we're devastated. This is the root cause of our suffering.

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