Archive for October, 2020

Past Issues

Drinks for Everyone

Drinks for Everyone Need a drink this weekend? Whether you’re looking for new cocktail ideas or non-alcoholic offerings that still […]

Featured Content / Nightlife

Ghouling pianos

Music and comedy with a Halloween twist With all the horrors already unleashed by 2020, what’s the point of Halloween? […]

Music This Week

The Music Roundup 20/10/29

Local music news & events • Rising star: A frequent opener for folk music legend Tom Rush, Matt Nakoa has […]

Film Reviews

At the Sofaplex 20/10/29

She Dies Tomorrow (R) Kate Lyn Sheil, Jane Adams. Also Chris Messina and around the edges Josh Lucas and Michelle […]

Featured Content / Film Reviews by Amy

Rebecca (PG-13 ) The Witches (PG)

Rebecca (PG-13 ) The beautiful Armie Hammer and beautiful Lily James wear some beautiful clothes in the gothic romance/psychological thriller […]


The Upswing

The Upswing, by Robert D. Putnam with Shaylyn Romney Garrett (Simon & Schuster, 350 pages) Robert Putnam, a political scientist […]

Albums / Pop

Album Reviews 20/10/22

Laura Jane Grace, Stay Alive (Polyvinyl Records) Laura Jane Grace has a lot her plate dealing with being the most […]


Not all French reds are alike

A look at two very different wines France is unarguably and immediately associated with food and superbly diverse beverages. It […]

Featured Content / Food / Q&A

In the kitchen with Gary “Diz” Window

Gary “Diz” Window of Manchester is the head chef and owner of Diz’s Cafe (860 Elm St., Manchester, 606-2532,, […]


Himalayan eats

Annapurna Curry & Sekuwa House opens in Manchester A new eatery offering authentic Nepalese and Indian dishes — from momos […]

Terms of Service


The Hippo's Long Weekend

Get FREE weekly briefs on local food, music, arts, and more!