Category Archives: Events

Concerts, festivals, parties, and other happenings.

Lights, Camera, Party! My Upcoming Oscars® Viewing Party

So, I originally planned on doing a recap of the Superbowl Ads this week. Since I didn't particularly enjoy many of the ads this year and everybody else is probably beating that dead horse, anyway, I am pleased to say that I have some other exciting news to share. A few years back, I joined HouseParty.com, a website where you can sign-up to host parties sponsored by well-known brands. Past parties have included the likes of trying out the new Keurig brewer, cheering on the puppies in the Puppy ... Continue Reading

June is Adopt a Shelter Cat Month

Across the United States there are over 5,000 community animal shelters that take in an estimated 5-7 million animals each year, roughly split equally between pets that are given up by their owners and strays. That's a lot of mouths to feed! More pet statistics from the ASPCA can be found here, and I think you'll find a lot of them to be surprising! If you are looking for a pet, consider going on Petfinder.com to see who is avaiable in your local area and looking for his or her "forever home." ... Continue Reading

Happy Memorial Day

Wishing everyone a Happy Memorial Day. When you are at your picnics, parades and parties today, take a moment to remember those who have risked so much to serve this country. Regardless of what you believe, as far as war and politics go, remember that is because of many brave men and women who have enlisted and fought over the years that we can continue to live freely and prosper. For a special Memorial Day message from AMVETS.org, click here. ... Continue Reading

Happy Easter

Taking a moment to wish everyone a happy holiday, whether you celebrate Easter, Passover, or something else. Even if you don't celebrate anything - happy spring! It is very nice out today in the Northeast - cool, but sunny. ... Continue Reading

National Donate Life Day

I hope you'll join me in wearing green and blue on National Donate Life Day. On April 20th, everyone is encouraged to wear these colours as a part of Donate Life America’s initiative to register 20 Million new organ, eye and tissue donors in 2012 and drawing attention to this lifesaving decision both locally and nationally. To find out more about this event visit donatelife.net. ... Continue Reading