A new book, musical projects get St. Louis singer Brian Owens feeling the holiday spirit

While filming his 2020 Christmas musical, New Holiday, St. Louis singer Brian Owens and others realized it could also be a good children’s book. Two years later, this book came out, just in time for the holidays. “New Vacation” by Sophia Stevens and Brian Owens “The book takes the messages of hope and resilience and … Read more

Two photographers in Santa Cruz use their art to showcase the biodiversity of Monterey Bay

“Two photographers in Santa Cruz use their art to showcase the biodiversity of Monterey Bay and surrounding areas. Husband and wife team of France Lanting and Kristen Ekström have traveled the world working for National Geographic, but over the past two years they have traveled training their cameras in their own backyard and the result … Read more

Stolen Staten Island painting returned 50 years ago

Call it a picture-perfect ending. plate stolen from Historic Richmond on Staten Island Decades ago, it miraculously found its way home to the museum – more than half a century later. One morning in November 1970, Anne Totten’s portrait of the Revolution era – a notable figure Staten Island Local It was discovered missing, among … Read more