One man's junk is another man's treasure: an aphorism as old as time, but in an increasingly homogenous and commercialized world, it is sometimes difficult to see it proving true. The way in which junk can become valuable again is through the alchemy of art and design, and BluMarble has mastered a socially responsible means of reducing landfill in Las Vegas and creating beauty from waste. Their efforts have been so successful they have just been featured in Entrenepreneur.com's 100 Brilliant Companies, published in their latest June issue.
'Foreign Love' is the story of two different people from two different worlds fighting together against all odds to find the love of their lives. This unique love story revolves around a brave, smart, and beautiful girl from West Africa that comes to the US to study. However, there is an expectation from the family that she will return home after her studies to run a family business. The girl meets a white guy and ends up competing with him for the title of valedictorian. The movie reaches its climax with flaring tensions flare and clashing cultures, after the duo is paired up in a final class project. However, very soon, the competitors find themselves joining hands in their journey across the minefield of love, race, class, and family.
Sheila Dixon, former mayor of Baltimore, is scheduled as special guest speaker at an upcoming June 14th book signing at My Thai Restaurant in Baltimore, MD celebrating author, speaker, and inspirational coach Kenya Conway-Jones' (KenyaConwayJones.com) new book entitled Better Than Ever.
The latest episode of the iBOSS, Inc. (ibossinc.com) show Pitch Perfect, which gives small business owners a platform to present their ideas, products, and services, aired for free online on June 5th, 2015, and is now allowing viewers the interactive experience of voting for their favorite contestant.
Justin Staggs' short horror film 'Slayer' will be an exciting combination of the classic 80's Spielberg / Amblin genre film with something much more intense and dark. The central character of the story is Kevin Grant, an inventive loner. Following his mother's tragic death, Kevin finds himself in an adolescent limbo. The story takes an interesting turn when Kevin witnesses the resurrection of an ancient evil in the form of a masked witch.
"Camille McKenzie`s new bestseller, The Long Journey to Freedom is about learning true self-acceptance and experiencing freedom and fulfillment. Consider this book a shortcut to achieving this goal with ease and grace. By learning Camille's 7 Step Process, readers will feel as if they are treading on golden bricks, brightly illuminating their path out of darkness." --Audra Erwin, The High on Life Coach, Inc.
Molestice, the annual block party and free music festival to kick off the summer solstice returns Saturday June 20th to the 100 block of North Mole Street in Center City, Philadelphia. Nestled amongst landmarks such as the Comcast building, Love Park and Magee Rehabilitation Center, the annual block party and music festival promises a day of music, community, food and fun.
Summer has brought wedding and shower season to New Hope and the rest of Bucks County. Weddings, bridal showers and baby showers have reputations for being expensive, but with supplies from Newtown Party Rental, Bucks County residents can host beautiful indoor and outdoor events while staying within their budget.
June kicks off the exciting summer season at bars in the sunny beach town of Belmar, NJ, and a glimpse at their events schedule shows that Paul's Tavern heads the list of places to be. To kick off the summer festivities, Paul's Tavern will be hosting a range of exciting events throughout the month, from karaoke to live entertainment and Bingo.
On her global talk radio show, Fifty Shades of Grief, Host Melody Dawn talks about When Children Grieve with Russell Friedman, Executive Director of The Grief Recovery Institute Educational Foundation, Inc.
Nirmada Kaufman, Access Consciousness® Certified Facilitator and author of "Love in the Next 10 Seconds," will appear on "Beyond Abuse, Beyond Therapy, Beyond Anything" with Dr. Lisa Cooney on Voice America's Radio Network.
Joining us on "Indiana Jones Myth Realty and 21st Century Archaeology" are members from MARS. No, not the planet, but their work is certainly out of this world. The Military Archaeological Resources Stewardship Interest Group is a group organized to bring together professional archaeologists who have interests in military lands archaeology and educate military personnel about the importance of cultural resources. The collective work of military personnel and archaeologists working to preserve archaeological sites and material cannot be understated.
Join Lou for an "on the air" discussion on Voice America Internet Talk Radio, A Rumor of Empathy, Wednesday at noon (CDT): voiceamerica.com/show/2448/a-rumor-of-empathy so that empathy is less of a rumor and an expanded reality in the community. Contact Lou at aRumorOfEmpathy@gmail.com to schedule an interview or event.
The judges of the Purple Dragonfly Book Awards contest, which recognizes excellence in children's literature, have spoken, and Gollywood, Here I Come! by Terry John Barto won 1st Place Picture Book 6 & older, 1st Place Cover Design, 2nd Place Art/ Music and Honorable Mentions in the Illustrations and Picture Book 5 & under categories.
After receiving glowing reviews on the publication of his gripping debut novel, the psychological thriller THE EUTHANIST, author Alex Dolan will tour California indie bookstores to do readings and signings. Bestselling novelist Louis Bayard calls THE EUTHANIST "dark and sinewy, topical and timeless." This striking story marks one of the largest initial print runs in Diversion Books' history.
Diversion Books announced a four book deal with New York Times bestselling author, Yasmine Galenorn, author of the wildly popular Otherworld & Indigo Court series. Diversion will publish the next three books of her Otherworld series, bringing the Spirit Seal arc to a thrilling conclusion. Diversion will also publish her new Paranormal Romantic Suspense series, Lily Bound, with the first book entitled Souljacker. In the series debut, readers will meet succubus, Lily O'Connell.
Alia Janine, the infamous porn star turned comedian will be embarking on an appearance tour in Chicago during the Exxxotica Expo weekend Thursday, June 11 through Saturday, June 13 and her schedule is as follows:
Work-life balance is incredibly challenging for any working parents and perhaps even more so for entrepreneurs with young children. Few child-care options are available for those under 24 months old, and the parent whose work is arguably more flexible (the entrepreneur) may take on child-care during the first few years.
A new website called Coloring Adult Books has been launched; the website has been created to deliver the latest news on the subject plus reviews on new books. The concept of coloring book created especially for adults has been catching on, more and more people are adopting coloring as a therapeutic activity that relieves stress and explore their creative sense. The aim of ColoringAdultBooks.com is to discover the best adult coloring books out there and inform their readers about it through in depth and comprehensive reviews.
Rivington Street Gallery is excited to announce our upcoming exposition of works by Marko Stout. On view August 13 through August 19, 2015, the exhibition features works from the artist's acclaimed "Chelsea Girls" series along with current and past installation and video projects. Marko Stout is a multidisciplinary artist with pop-art influences.
What does it take to make your dreams come true? Passion? Practice? A willingness to defy your natural duty? For one loveable dragon, all this and more! Come meet author Terry John Barto's newest loveable character in Nickerbacher, The Funniest Dragon, a 34 page color illustrated book breathing fun for children ages 5-8. With beautiful illustrations by Kim Sponaugle, Nickerbacher, The Funniest Dragon encourages young ones to dream big while laughing at Nickerbacher's silly jokes!
In their latest article, Fun Games Blog discusses the newest Montgomery Park community program "Go Fly a Kite Day". The event will feature up to a hundred registered kite fliers, hosted by small business owner Scott Tucker.
BENNETT: Nathaniel Popper is a business reporter at the New York Times and the author of Digital Gold: Bitcoin and the Inside Story of the Misfits and Millionaires Trying to Reinvent Money. Popper is here today to talk about the secrets and eccentric characters that of the Bitcoin world, which is probably one of the most talked about but least understood technological innovations of the past few years. Nathaniel, welcome to Financial Myth Busting.
A superior sound quality provided at the website is ensured by the use of the Free Lossless Audio Codec (FLAC) – an audio format that is similar to the popular MP3 format, but is used to compress audio files without any loss of quality. Website managers note the following: "FLAC stands out in the music industry as the fastest, the most popular and the most widely supported lossless audio codec that ensures the best quality of sound. No doubt, the technology is so popular with music fans all over the world. "
Lisa Camillo's upcoming documentary 'Balentes' is a stimulating combination of exposé, mystery, and showdown. Born of a Sardinian mother and Australian father, Lisa has spent fourteen years working in Aboriginal communities in Australia as an anthropologist and a filmmaker. This intimate film uses a host narrative format to engage the audience with issues of corporate greed, exploitation, environmental contamination, and social restructuring in response to these different types of economic pressure. The visual perspective of the film offers a striking contrast between the innate beauty of Sardinia and the ugliness of corporate greed.
DAWN BENNETT: Jeff Snider is the Head of Global Investment Research for Alhambra Investment Partners, and as a part of that research effort for Alhambra, Jeff authors and has published numerous in-depth investment reports that run contrary to established opinion in many regards. In the year and a half run up to the panic in 2008, Jeff analyzed and reported on the deteriorating state of the economy in markets, and he was right. One of his most recent articles was titled 'Gold Price Moves Since QE3 Have Been a Warning to Mainstream Economists," in which he suggests that gold price activity since QE3 has been a warning rather than a cause for celebration. Jeff, thank you for being here.
Gyges3d.com presents Acclaimed tech authors Aaron Council and Michael Petch recently announced the release of their latest Kindle book "Future Food: How Cutting Edge Technology & 3D Printing Will Change the Way You Eat" exclusively on Amazon.com. The book explores how 3D printing will soon affect huge aspects of how and what people eat, and the impact this is likely to have on society.