Tag: Todd Salisbury

Entertainment

Witt Lowry flies under the radar with new album

The album cover of “Nevers Road” takes listeners down the trails of Nevers Road, a location Witt Lowry grew up by.     When you mix the emotional storytelling aspect of NF and blend it with speedy lines like Eminem, you get the underground rapper Witt Lowry. The 28-year-old Connecticut […]

Entertainment

Logic releases second album of 2019

“Confessions of a Dangerous Mind” the latest by rapper Logic/ Bobby Tarantino seems more like confessions of a confused mind. This is the second album from Logic in 2019, and the fourth in the span of two years. The album runs 55 minutes long and is sprinkled with star studded […]

News

MCCC celebrates its 52 commencement

Photo by Vanessa Ray  Graduate Ali Mutahr kisses his son Mutahr Ali during Monroe County Community College's 52nd Commencement Friday evening. The cool, damp, cloudy day didn’t drag down the spirit of MCCC’s 2019 graduating class. Held on May 3, MCCC celebrated the graduation of over 350 students. The College/Community […]

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Graduating culinary arts students host their final campus event

Bittersweet is how Chef Kevin Thomas described the afternoon as he named off another group of graduated chefs. Families and MCCC administration joined in the cafeteria Wednesday evening to honor and congratulate the newly certified chefs as well as sample some of their finest creations as they catered their last […]

Entertainment

Logic’s “Supermarket” seems bare

Sometimes artists shouldn’t crossover genres just because they can. Logic’s new surprise album “Supermarket,” a soundtrack released alongside his New York Times Bestselling book of the same name, is the latest example of hip hop artists trying to go indie, alternative or rock. Unlike Logic’s book, his album isn’t being […]

Blogs

Tastes of Monroe

Tastes of Monroe I'm just a guy that enjoys eating and spends alot of time out to eat at restuarants, diners, and cafes. Unfortunately, many small eateries have been crushed due to chain restaurants and fast food. While there is nothing wrong with people enjoying those places, I find that […]

Opinion

Post Traumatic

Suicide is prevalent. Thankfully, as this has become more discussed, society has begun to realize the issues many face. Unfortunately, one thing that isn’t discussed as often is how the friends and family get through the grieving. While this article isn’t directly about suicide or how to continue on without […]

Entertainment

Muse gets lost in simulations

Muse at Joe Louis Arena during the Drones World Tour. Is rock finally dead? As hip-hop and pop continue to dominate both the airwaves and charts, rock music seems to have found itself stuck between the proverbial rock and a hard place. Luckily, Muse, Britain’s most famous progressive rock band, has taken […]

News

Diving into Life in the Ocean

Students at MCCC now have a chance to dive into the study of the oceans with a new course coming Winter 2019 Semester. Life in the Ocean is an experimental Biology course taught by Tracy Rayl, assistant professor of Biology. The course will be structured as a level-100 course and […]

News

Frenchtown hit by tornado

Frenchtown Tornado Damage (Photo Credit: NWS Storm Survey Team) Frenchtown felt the fury of an EF-1 tornado during the nighttime hours on Tuesday. “We definitely had a tornado,” said Director of Monroe County Emergency Management Division Mark Hammond. The National Weather Service first issued a tornado warning for Monroe County […]