A Look into Game Developer Picogram | Garden Story

As the upcoming indie game Garden Story was announced in August, we were excited to learn more about the game and the developer over at Picogram Games. Picogram is an individually owned company as a sole proprietor. As a Filipino developer living in Portland, the single developer originally got into pixel-art as a kid who […]

Goin’ Off: The Story of the Juice Crew & Cold Chillin’ Records

As Hip-Hop first exploded throughout New York City’s boroughs and surrounding towns, a new generation was emerging—the first to be raised on the genre. At the center of it all was a collective known as the Juice Crew, led by the charismatic radio personality Mr. Magic, whose Rap Attack was the first program of its […]

DesmickPerkinsPeriod Readies Christmas Holiday Event for The Kids

As a local business owner, Desmick Perkins knows how important it is to give back and has been in the heart of the community for over ten years doing so. As President of this publishing company, he is reaching out to friends, friends of friends and others to donate a bike this year to a […]

3 Ways To Empower Women in Your Community and Worldwide

Female entrepreneurs make up approximately 1/3 of all entrepreneurs worldwide, and it’s always a great time to highlight, support and applaud women in business, in your community and across the globe. Here are a few easy ways you can celebrate and support businesswomen and female entrepreneurs. Shop women-owned businesses. Know about a restaurant, shop or […]

Review: Don’t Breathe (2016)

Far too often do we roll our eyes whenever we hear a new horror/thriller has come out. After all, the majority of today’s horror genre is stuffed with clichés and cheap jump-scares. How can they even compete with classic films that have set our standards high, such as The Shining or The Exorcist? And with the best ideas […]

Celebs Attend Pre-ESPY Awards Event

Celebrities and athletes came out to support the 4th annual ‘Champions for Choice’, pre-ESPY Awards dinner presented by the American Federation for Children. WNBA Hall of Fame star Lisa Leslie and NBA veteran Jalen Rose hosted the event, which honored actress, TV host, and philanthropist Holly Robinson Peete and her husband, former NFL quarterback, Rodney […]