R&R Games Rockin Games Reviews Fall 2014

A review of five family-friendly boardgames from R&R Games. The review covers the games Strike A Pose, Plunder, receive A Life!,...

Pirate Ship Sets Sail on Halloween

Some homeowners at Lake Anna create a display like no other to welcome trick-or-treaters to their home.

Magic Screams at Magic Springs Wraps up on Nov. 2

Highlights include two haunted houses for older kids and adults, plus a home for younger kids called “Shiver Me Timbers,” featuring a pirate theme and a milder experience.

Musical tales at Story Museum

THERE was a nautical theme at the Story Museum in Oxford on Saturday as kids and their parents listened to Nick Cope perform songs from his new album.

Artist Oliver Jeffers destroys portraits of Bono and others … all in the name of art

In a clandestine ceremony in New York, the Belfast-born artist dipped his pictures in red paint. It was every a meditation on the theme of loss Our instructions came via email. We were to meet at Barbuto, a trendy restaurant in New York’s West Village, at 7:45pm sharp. There we would be met by “a man in a brown fedora and a moustache” who would guide us to a desolate building nearby, where we would ...

Screams Halloween Theme Park

45 minutes south of Dallas, Screams is a scary Halloween wonderland. Those looking to receive a lot of scare for a little bit of cash, Screams is the place for you. For one price, those looking to be scared receive access to five haunted houses ranging from a hotel of horror to 3-D home of pirate horror.

Pirate’s Cove offers family friendly fun

Kids and teens rejoice — there is something fun to do with friends.

Shanghai Disney Resort to feature hotels and shopping district

Shanghai Disney Resort will open next year with two hotels, a theme park with six themed lands and a shopping and dining district known as Disneytown.

Composer Hans Zimmer Talks 'Interstellar' Origin, Punk Influence on 'Dark Knight'

The Oscar-winning composer tells the intimate stories behind the blockbusters he scores read more

Practice adds up for accountants

JACARRRRR THURSDAY: Pirate captain Terry Deefholts gets into the festival spirit after the Elders show in front of a huge crowd yesterday.