Video: Thieves steal purses worth ten$ of thousand$ from Mag Mile boutique

Purse-stealing thieves have repeatedly targeted high-end retailers along and near the Magnificent Mile in recent weeks. Now, Chicago police are sharing video of one recent crime. The footage shows two men stealing purses worth tens of thousands of dollars from Bottega Veneta, 800 North Michigan, around 2:54 p.m. on October...
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Jay and the Americans singer Jay Black dies at 82

Jay Black, frontman for '60s pop-rock group Jay and the Americans, has died at 82. Black's family confirmed to Rolling Stone that he died of complications from pneumonia on Friday night. The mag reported he had also suffered from dementia. The band, known for hits including "Come a Little Bit...
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Muskogee Art Guild’s Annual Open Judged Show

WHEN: Reception – Tuesday, October 26th 2021 from 5:00pm to 7:00pm and Show from Wednesday, October 27th through Friday, October 29 from 9:00am to 5:30pm. ABOUT: The Muskogee Art Guild, Inc. is proud to offer this judged show comprised of high quality art from local and regional artists. The show...

Hardware: Henry Big Boy Color Case Hardened Side Gate

Many people dream of what it was like to traverse the West when the West was still wild. The wide-open spaces offered awe-inspiring landscapes beyond the descriptions of words, untouched by the scarring of urban sprawl and man-made structures. But these wild lands also presented treacherous perils. For those taming the Western frontier, the lever-action rifle was king.

Are Apple's Third-Gen AirPods Any Good? Here's What The Reviews Say

Earlier this month, Apple announced a slate of new products, including new Pro laptops and the third generation iteration of their flagship wireless audio device, the AirPods. Apple's popular wireless buds got their first major design update since inception and are now more compact, à la their Pro counterpart. Along...

The 7 Best Features of the Pixel 6 Series

The Google Pixel 6 series comes in two models, the standard Pixel 6 and a more prominent and slightly better sibling, the Pixel 6 Pro. The duo is revolutionary in Google's Pixel series, marking the debut of Google's line of in-house mobile chips. However, there's more to the Google Pixel...

CUSD school enrollment facing long-term decline

The City of Chandler will continue to add about 12,000 new housing units over the next 10 years, but the number of children attending public schools will start to decline. That is the conclusion of a recent demographic presentation to the Chandler Unified School District Governing Board. Among the reasons...

I’m Stepping Down as Philly Mag’s Food Editor to Open My Own Restaurant

Devoted foodies and restaurant newbies love Foobooz. Sign up now for our twice weekly newsletter. I’m just going to say the thing: I’m opening a restaurant. I know, I know; I’m the food editor at Philly Mag (at least for the next several weeks). I know, I know; I’ve written all about the flaws and foibles of the restaurant world. I know, I know; we’re still dealing with a human- and restaurant-killing pandemic. But I’m doing it anyway.

Taiwan shaken by 6.5 mag quake…

An earthquake shook Taiwan’s capital, Taipei, on Sunday and caused falling rocks that injured a woman and damaged a car. No deaths were reported. The 6.5‑magnitude quake struck at 1:11 p.m. and was centered near Yilan, a city about 35 kilometers (22 miles) east of Taipei near the northeastern coast, according to the Central Weather Bureau. It was followed seconds later by a 5.4‑magnitude quake.

NewPages Mag Stand: Cutleaf

In this issue, now at the Mag Stand, Erika Veurink takes us on a tragic, and perhaps painfully humorous, first date with two people whose interest in each other simply don’t match in “Five Hours Ahead.” Diane Payne recounts ways isolation makes simple trips to the dentist or the grocery fraught in the short essay “The New You.” And Ralph Sneeden asks, “Where is the middle / distance of history” in four poems beginning with “Skiff Hill.” The images in this issue are from a 1921 illustrated guide to figure skating by Swedish skating champion Bror Myer.

JC Santos thinking of leaving the Philippines?

On Wednesday, October 20, Actor JC Santos shared that he was about to leave the country for good after falling in love and that this plan is still being considered. “Ako nagplano na akong tumira sa ibang bansa, as in nag-decide na akong mag-stay sa Hong Kong kasi akala ko mag-aasawa na ako no’n.

‘American Pickers’: Mike Wolfe Reflected on Decisions That Were Make or Break for the Show

If you’re a fan of American Pickers, then you know that Mike Wolfe is the face of the show. But deep down, he’s even more than that. Mike Wolfe is the star of the History Channel’s American Pickers. We have all enjoyed watching him go around the country looking for old antiques and treasures. But Wolfe is also the creator of the popular show. At one point, he was still so new to the network and to the industry in general, that he didn’t have full control over the direction of everything.