David Rathman: Stand By Your Accidents

  Opening on September 13, 2013, Rochester Art Center will present the first survey exhibition of Minneapolis-based artist David Rathman. Including works produced from 1991-2013, this exhibition will provide a comprehensive overview of the artists’ output spanning a twenty-two year period. Through his masterful use of ink, oil paint, and watercolor, Rathman confronts iconic emblems […]

This Week in St Augustine, September 23, 2013

  September 23, 2013 Monday – Sunday : September 23 – 29 Web.com Tour Championship at TPC Sawgrass – Dye’s Valley course at TPC Sawgrass at Ponte Vedra Beach hosts the fourth and culminating event of the Web.com Tour Finals. The Web.com Tour Championship determines the 50 players who earn PGA TOUR playing privileges for the 2013-2014 season and their eligibility positions […]

BC Space: Talk and Book Signing

  Sunday, October 6 1:00 p.m. Free admission . Mark Chamberlain of BC Space and curator/art writer Mike McGee talk about the monumental forty-year history of BC Space & Photographic Services, which was founded by Mark Chamberlain and Jerry Burchfield in 1973 and which was commemorated in the recently released book BC Space: Mything In Action. Chamberlain […]

Artists of Distinction, Santa Barbara Artwalk™

  Presented by the Museum League, the beloved annual Artwalk returns featuring “Artists of Distinction: An Exhibition” curated by Diane Waterhouse. Artwalk also presents an outdoor exhibition along the banks of Mission Creek, where visitors may shop for fine art, jewelry, pottery, furniture, unique fashion, and more. Take a lunch break and enjoy a glass of wine with some “high voltage […]

St. Johns County Public Library System to Make Peace Pole

  St. Johns County Public Library System to Make Peace Pole for Center of Human Peace Sign St. Johns County, FL. – St. Johns County residents can help build a peace pole to be presented at Peace in the Park, a family-friendly day of special activities and celebrations starting at 10 a.m. on September 21 at Al […]

Virginia State Parks offer volunteer opportunities for National Day of Service and Remembrance

    (RICHMOND) – Americans will commemorate the 12th anniversary of the 9-11 attacks as a National Day of Service and Remembrance on and around Sept. 11. All 36 Virginia State Parks will offer volunteer opportunities between Sept. 7 and 11. Virginia State Parks are managed by the Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation.   Service projects […]

The Bald Eagle

The Bald Eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus) has been the National Emblem since 1782. Here in Florida, we are lucky to support the highest number of breeding pairs in the lower 48 states. However it hasn’t always been this way. In 1973 there were only 88 breeding pairs and they continued to remain on the Endangered Species […]

Xist Fitness Aids the Happy Campers of Summertime

    by Cindy Haynes There are many ways to camp; whether it be jumping into that mammoth RV and heading into the forests of Wyoming; or, jumping into the truck with gear and ammo along for the ride to hunt, fish and trap while roughing it in the woods – all vacationers want a […]

Facial reconstruction of Jane, a young female Jamestown colonist

   Facial reconstruction of Jane, a young female Jamestown colonist   Stephen Rouse, specialist in 3D modeling for medical applications, utilizes images from a CT scan to digitally reconstruct Jane’s splintered cranium so a 3D model of the skull can be generated. Ivan Schwartz of StudioEIS then explains how they are able to create a […]

The Fiddler Crab

                  The Fiddler Crab                   By Trish Elliott                                                              Zach McKenna, the […]