iOS app Android app


People Attempt To Say 58-Letter Name Of Village, Are Not Exactly Successful

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 09.11.2015 | Good News

(function(){var src_url="

Weatherman Perfectly Pronounces 58-Letter Village Name, Takes Internet By Storm

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 09.12.2015 | Good News

There's probably no word too hard for this guy to pronounce.  Liam Dutton, a weatherman for British TV station Channel 4 News casually ...

Celebrate the Midwest's Mutli-Ethnic Heritage with Folksongs of Another America

Stephen D. Winick | Posted 08.06.2015 | Arts
Stephen D. Winick

James P. Leary's new book and CD set, Folksongs of Another America, reveals astonishing diversity in the music of the Upper Midwest.

A-Sides With Jon Chattman I Am Froot! - Marina and the Diamonds Shining Bright

Jon Chattman | Posted 05.18.2015 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

They say diamonds are a girl's best friend. Well, Marina And The Diamonds have long been your ears' BFFs - both of 'em. The band fronted by the beautifully talented Marina Diamandis, dropped her third album entitled FROOT last week.

Women in Business Q&A: Jenny Zack, President of LoveSpoon Candles

Laura Dunn | Posted 01.27.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

What always pulled at her heartstrings was being her own boss and providing a high-quality product that made a difference. She prides herself in putting her stamp on "high-quality" and also giving back to others in need.

Information Overload

William E. White | Posted 08.05.2014 | Education
William E. White

We can educate our children by rote, but we will surely lose the future unless we embrace our enlightenment heritage of reason, logic, and innovation.

Living Traces of Wales at Folk Alliance 2014

Stephen D. Winick | Posted 05.12.2014 | Arts
Stephen D. Winick

Welsh music is either the poor stepchild of the Celtic world, or its best-kept secret. So I was glad to see a whole contingent of Welsh musicians showcasing and schmoozing at the Folk Alliance International in Kansas City.

Favorite Finds From Folk Alliance 2013: The Brits

Stephen D. Winick | Posted 05.21.2013 | Arts
Stephen D. Winick

My taste runs towards traditional and roots music, but many at Folk Alliance favor singer-songwriters. My second rundown of folk recordings I picked up at this year's Folk Alliance meeting focuses on musicians from Britain, who were there in force this year.

WATCH: The Welsh Art Scene

Peter Greenberg | Posted 02.09.2013 | Travel
Peter Greenberg

From traditional all-male choirs to unique cuisine to a very unusual paper making process, Wales has a lot to offer the curious traveler.

An Adventure In Wales

Peter Greenberg | Posted 01.31.2013 | Travel
Peter Greenberg

Wales may be known for its serene pastoral landscapes, but there's nothing peaceful about adventure travel in this country.

Chef Assaults Kitchen Staffer After Critic Calls Food 'Disgusting'

Posted 10.17.2011 | Home

It's hard to remain calm after a restaurant critic insults your food. But punching a kitchen worker and pushing him down the stairs may be going a tad...

Catherine Charms Wales By Secretly Learning Welsh

Yvonne Yorke | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Yvonne Yorke

I've been asked by several TV networks to comment on Catherine and William's first joint engagement last week. The couple was in Anglesey, Wales to la...

Mr. Cairns Goes to Westminster? UK Election Writ Small, Retail & Local

Denis Campbell | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Denis Campbell

There are four dedicated candidates in this race who could all ably represent the people of the Vale of Glamorgan. That kind of dedication would make Mr. Smith very proud indeed.

Wales Week In New York

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

If you've never heard of St. David's Day, don't worry. St. David is the patron saint of Wales, and the Welsh Assembly Government is taking the oppor...