by Jeff Wilkin
A Daily Gazette life blog
Features reporter Jeff Wilkin on pop culture
Friday, Aug. 21, 2015
It’s late August, and the sun is dropping into the west sooner and sooner every night. Fall is coming.
Friday, Aug. 14, 2015
Shane Moore and Larry Morgan started their own comic book company, Electro-Magnetic Press, and have printed the first two issues of their own series, “The Omens.”
Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015
On Friday, my favorite government agency, United Network Command for Law and Enforcement, will finally reopen for business.
Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015
On summer Fridays, Our Redeemer Lutheran Church in Scotia offers lunch for the best price in town — free.
Friday, July 24, 2015
While other horses are chasing fortune and glory for the next six weeks, dependable, sturdy Ted will make steps for a nobler cause.
Friday, July 17, 2015
The pop of choice of my childhood was Wink — “The Sassy One” — from Canada Dry. The tall green bottles, dimpled at the bottom, came with the bright yellow Wink logo and the Canada Dry badge.
Friday, July 10, 2015
Schenectady barber Jorge Colón offers customers a deal — beat him in Foosball, and walk away with a free haircut.
Friday, June 26, 2015
Turn up the shrieks ’n’ screams. Steven Spielberg’s rampaging, mechanical shark ruled the waters off Amity Island 40 years ago, when "Jaws" hit the big screen.
Saturday, June 20, 2015
Perseverance should count for something, so Marc Berger’s story has found a place in Type A to Z.
Friday, June 12, 2015
Robert Creatura of Rotterdam has ensured that former “grand exalted ruler” Simon Quinlin rests in verdant tranquility. As a member of Rotterdam Elks 2157, Creatura has maintained his brother Elk’s large plot for the past eight years.