G Burns Jug Band brings Americana to Palomar
Oct20

G Burns Jug Band brings Americana to Palomar

The Concert Hour on Oct. 9 hosted an interesting brand of music not well-known in today’s era of pop and electronic dance music. For this concert, publicity and program coordinator Randy Hoffman brought in the G Burns Jug Band, a San Diego-based quartet who plays a style of music from the early days of America called Americana. For Hoffman, he said he wanted to bring an element of honesty to the concert goers. “I try to bring themes...

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New glass exhibit reflects original perspective
Oct20

New glass exhibit reflects original perspective

Every piece of art in the Boehm Gallery’s new exhibit has a mutual connection that is fragile in every sense of the word: glass. “Crystal Method” exposes the community to a variety of three-dimensional glass work from 12 local artists. Michelle Hauswirth, a staff member at the gallery, said she had the privilege of preparing the lighting and several pieces of artwork for the exhibit. “As soon as all the packing (material) goes away,...

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Palomar’s symphony orchestra quenches California’s thirst
Oct20

Palomar’s symphony orchestra quenches California’s thirst

A symphony that was inspired by the current drought that has gripped California and the rest of the Southwest performed at Palomar College. The symphony, dubbed Water Music I: The Flow of Ideas, performed on Oct. 10 and Oct. 11 at the Howard Brubeck Theatre. Ellen Weller, a professor of world music for 10 years and a conductor for Palomar’s Symphony Orchestra for five years directed Water Music, which consisted of students from...

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Gallery:  Three Sisters performed at Palomar
Oct12

Gallery: Three Sisters performed at Palomar

[Show picture list]   Palomar Performing Arts presents Three Sisters by Anton Chekhov and directed by John Polak.  Performance dates Oct. 3 – 12 in the studio...

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Up and Running Bagby Beer Company
Oct06

Up and Running Bagby Beer Company

Oceanside – A new, local brewery was picked out of 52 breweries worldwide to tap simultaneously a rare Belgium Lambic brewed by famous Cantillon Brewery as part of Zwanze day, Sept 20. Bagby Beer Company was selected by Legendary Cantillon Brewery, which started in the 1900s that first created Zwanze day in 2008 as a celebration geared toward friendship through craft beer. “We were blown away that he chose us, simply honored, ”...

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Pictures are worth a thousand words, and so is style
Oct06

Pictures are worth a thousand words, and so is style

  Chic. Simple. Cute. That’s Jessy Olvera’s style and she owns it. Olvera is a quiet girl with not much to say, but her style certainly speaks for itself. While neither bold nor daring, Jessy’s fashion sense is one which clearly reflects her personality. That is what style is all about: creating a style that expresses who you are, rather than following trends that might not be in sync with everyone’s diverse personalities....

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