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  • AFROPUNK PARIS 2015
    AFROPUNK announces AFROPUNK Paris
    AFROPUNK, the other black experience, has now emerged into the other black, international experience. The festival first began and has grown rapidly into a movement via Brooklyn with notable performers, such as: Janelle Monae, The Flatbush Zombies...
  • ParisSmog2015
    Paris sees spike in pollution, officials react with traffic ban
    After a brief stint on the top of the chart for global cities with the worst pollution, officials in Paris announced a traffic ban on half of the vehicles in metro Paris. The traffic ban, requested by Mayor Anne Hidalgo, would prevent one in two...
  • Paris to impose traffic bans as pollution levels climb
    Paris to impose traffic bans as pollution levels climb
    The City of Lights has become so dimmed by smog that Parisian authorities are being forced to impose emergency limits on traffic tomorrow, as a great deal of northern France continues to be blanketed by a choking blanket of smog.According to Paris...
  • Even a hunchback needs love
    U.S. premier at Paper Mill, Even a hunchback deserves love
    By Bob & Sandy NesoffMembers: American Society of Journalists and AuthorsOver the years New Jersey theaters have made a valiant effort to produce shows that will draw and entertain audiences. With the stiff competition from New York most of...
  • Cover of "Quicksand" by Gigi Pandian
    Experience "Quicksand" by Gigi Pandian
    “Quicksand” is the third full length novel in the Jaya Jones Treasure Hunt Mystery series by Gigi Pandian. Gigi is a USA Bestselling Author. Gigi’s debut mystery novel was awarded a Malice Domestic Grant and named a “Best...
  • Kim Kardashian in blonde hair at Balmain runway show in Paris
    Kim Kardashian's blonde hair doesn't break Internet but does surprise in Paris
    Kim Kardashian and her platinum blonde hair hit the front row of the Balmain show on March 5. The reality star sat next to her husband while sporting the new hair color which probably suited Kanye West just fine since he had said in the past that...
  • Skeleton Grave
    Mass grave of medieval bodies found under Paris supermarket
    Workers remodeling a supermarket in Paris got quite the surprise when they discovered several medieval mass graves beneath the basement. The graves held more than 200 bodies which were lined up head to feet in rows. The site where the Monoprix...
  • HEMA
    HEMA offers a variety of beauty products at great prices
    Contrary to what you might expect, it can be difficult to shop for beauty products in Paris. Unfortunately, the French don’t have a CVS, Walgreens or Duane Reade equivalent—instead pharmacies are mostly stocked with medicine, and the...
  • Kick off first week of March at Club Passim!
    Paula Cole, weekly open mic, & Parisian Explosion start off March at Club Passim
    Travel to Harvard Square and forget about this endless snow for a concert presented almost every day of the year! Grammy-winning Paula Cole, their weekly open mic night, an artist whohas little stones to break the giant’s heart, capture the...
  • Low-tech lawn mower in the Tuileries
    If you haven’t been to Paris in awhile, things have changed
    We go to Paris for a month every year, but even with that frequency we keep being caught unaware of changes in procedures and travel--beginning with the air travel. A year ago and on previous years, economy class seats were never exactly roomy,...
  • Picasso's "La Coiffeuse" to be returned to France
    Stolen Picasso seized at Newark Airport to return to France
    This December 2014, Newark Airport authorities seized a package that was labeled as a Christmas gift "art craft" and supposedly worth only $37. That "gift" turned out to be a stolen Picasso worth over $2.5 million. Yesterday,...
  • Kristen Stewart at Paris Fashion Week
    Kristen Stewart looks stunning in Chanel for historic Cesar Awards win
    Kristen Stewart can officially sayau revoirto all those jabs she garnered from her​"Twilight"days. The actress made history on Friday night at the 2015 Cesar Awards in Paris, France when she became the first American actress to take home...
  • Lyric Hotel Paris
    Room Report: Lyric Hotel Paris, France
    Arrival Experience: The Lyric Hotel boasts a central location near the Opera House and close to all-things shopping. Guests can arrive via one of many metro stations, all within close proximity to the hotel entrance. Sliding doors open to reveal a...
  • Paris Haute Couture Karl Lagerfeld Chanel 2015
    Paris Haute Couture Spring 2015: A Step into Fantasy
    In the wake of France’s worst terrorist attack in decades, Paris Fashion Week showcased welcome escapism despite lower attendance and a subdued mood.Haute couture--ambitious, inventive pieces of design more akin to works of art than items of...
  • TV5MONDE USA getting environmental for the 21st U.N. Climate Change Conference
    TV5MONDE USA getting environmental for the 21st U.N. Climate Change Conference
    The 2015 United Nations Climate Change Conference is going to held in December in Paris this year, and TV5MONDE is celebrating this by opening a special weekly documentary slot called "Oxygen." The slot is going to be dedicated to...