You may have noticed that we've been expanding our collection of graphic novels lately. From superheroes and manga, to memoirs and literature for grown-ups, there's a story for everyone in this vibrant and ever-expanding medium.
During the last several years, roller derby has made a quick comeback to the sporting scene. Though much less theatrical (and violent) than the popular bouts that were televised during the 60’s and early 70’s, roller derby has returned to its athletic roots while still holding strong to the fun, hardcore entertainment value that the whole family can enjoy. We are currently home to three flat-track roller derby leagues that I would love to share with you!
Aye, and did you know March is Irish American Month? Not much surprise there since St. Patrick's Day is widely celebrated in America.
A cabin with plenty of food is better than a hungry castle. Heavy reliance on potatoes as a food staple led to hardships and famine when a blight killed most of the crop in 1845. That and other problems caused a huge wave of immigration to the United States.
Many of you, I’m sure, watched the 83rd Annual Academy Awards which celebrated the most talented film actors and industry leaders of the year. If you’re like me though, you haven’t seen very many of those nominated and winning films.