Histoire.com details some American traditions to celebrate the New Year. 1. Times Square in New York The world-famous celebration dates back to 1904, when the New York Times moved to what was then known as Longacre Square and convinced the city to rename the neighborhood in his honor. At the end of the year, the …

The world suffered great loss over the weekend when South African Archbishop Desmond Tutu passed away at the age of 90. The anti-apartheid lawyer and frequent voice for justice have impacted many people he has met over the years, including the former Guns N ‘Roses drummer. Matt Sorum who shared his memories of meeting Tutu …

Neil Young is standing on the porch, smoking weed, waiting for someone else to show up. This is the basic premise of “They Might Be Lost”, the strangest, looser song and therefore the epitome of barn, his latest album. (Young’s discography itself is odd and loose enough that contextualizing barn in the usual way seems …

It’s one thing after another for the New Orleans Saints this season. The displacement of Hurricane Ida. End-of-season injuries to wide receiver Michael Thomas, kicker Wil Lutz and quarterback Jameis Winston. The first COVID outbreak that sidelined nearly half of assistant coaches. The five-game losing streak. Lots of other injuries, like those to two starting …

FALL RIVER – The Narrows Center for the Arts has a busy start to the year with 11 event nights and a new gallery exhibit in January. With a mix of local favorites, critically acclaimed acts, and comedy legends, there’s something for everyone. NEXT CONCERTS Saturday January 1 – Funky White Honkies For over 40 …

Mike and Meredith Braun are a harmonious couple. Literally as well as figuratively. The husband and wife couple share a love of education and both work for the Pulaski County school system in different capacities. Mike is in the central office as the high school instructional supervisor, as well as the district arts coordinator, and …

More shows have canceled performances, some until Christmas and beyond, as the number of groundbreaking COVID cases rises in New York City due to the Omicron variant. As with all shows facing similar challenges, reopening dates are subject to change as the business situation evolves and testing continues. Affected ticket holders will be reimbursed at …

Mayor Bill de Blasio at a press conference last week in Prospect Park, Brooklyn. He announced Thursday that the Times Square celebration will continue, but with far fewer spectators.Credit…Dave Sanders for The New York Times New York City will reduce New Years Eve celebration to Times Square as the Omicron variant spreads, Mayor Bill de …

The Sheridan Arts Foundation Holiday 2021 Concert Series will continue with only a few minor changes. Instead of showing Warren Miller’s film “Winter Starts Now”, with co-sponsor Bootdoctors, the series kicks off with John Oates on Monday. The screening of “Winter Starts Now”, which was originally scheduled for Sunday, has been postponed until February 2022, …

Prime Video subscribers fell in love with Girls’ trip the new series from designer Tracy Oliver, Harlem. The show follows four friends in their 30s who lean on each other for support as they try to balance life, love and careers. The series is bursting with talent, with the lead roles belonging to Meagan Good, …