Half of recent grads can’t get full-time work, study shows

Half of recent grads can’t get full-time work, study shows

Congratulations to the graduating class of 2012. We’ll be expecting you at the welfare office! In recent months, the US Department of Labor has documented official jobless benefit claims as finally on the decline after years of figures teetering close to 10 percent. For recent college grads, however, that slump is still there and worse […]

Power solution: India opens world’s largest solar park (PHOTOS)

Power solution: India opens world’s largest solar park (PHOTOS)

The world’s largest solar power field has been switched on in India’s western state of Gujarat. Accounting for 214 megawatts of photovoltaic solar capacity, it becomes larger than China’s 200 MW Golmud Solar Park, which previously held the record. ­The newly-developed solar power park will be a 500-megawatt system using state-of-the-art thin film photovoltaic technology […]

One Night Only: the music of The Gershwins

One Night Only: the music of The Gershwins

Michel Childers produced his One Night Only performance a the McCallum Theatre for the Performing Arts on April 18th. The theme this year celebrated the music of The Gershwins. The best of Broadway and Hollywood performed for a sold out crowd again this year. The concert benefits Jewish Family Services of the Desert. Topping the […]

A Provocative Look Into The “Infidelity War Zone” At Cv Rep

A Provocative Look Into The “Infidelity War Zone” At Cv Rep

“Love and Marriage” may be the title of a popular and light-hearted pop song from the 60’s, but a peek into the war zone of infidelity, now on stage at the Coachella Valley Repertory Theatre in Rancho Mirage, presents a deeper and a more complex look into the subject matter.      CV Rep’s mission statement, […]

“Good People” On Stage At Geffen Playhouse In La

“Good People” On Stage At Geffen Playhouse In La

David Lindsay-Abaire, the off-beat playwright of such plays as “Kimberly Akimbo” and “”Rabbit Hole” (a powerful story) debuted his latest effort “Good People” at LA’s Geffen Playhouse last week.  This time he takes a page from his own roots; examining the lives of South Boston residents or “Southies’s”, as they are affectionately known in  Boston’s […]