With a big Thanksgiving dinner to look forward to, some may forget about snacks throughout the day. This charcuterie board makes the perfect midday appetizer.
“Planet Coaster,” an amusement park simulator video game, does a great job creating nostalgic moments with its new console edition. However, it’s a management simulator, and there’s much more to running a park than creating and riding roller coasters.
“Chapter 12: The Siege” picks up with Mando (Pedro Pascal) and the Child attempting to fix the Razor Crest. Much like in “Chapter 11,” this week’s action was on point in every way.
"Marvel 616," a new docuseries on Disney+ will immerse its viewers in the fascinating world of Marvel Comics' history. The series covers several parts of Marvel’s fandom and inner workings in more or less comprehensive chunks.
Hulu's "Animaniacs'" slick new animation style compliments its irreverent humor, witty wordplay and constant fourth wall breaks to emulate the spirit of the original.
2020 came with outstanding video game releases, but "The Last of Us Part II" prevails above all. Our gaming writer Daniel Carter shows us why this game left the largest impact on players and the community.
Lovely artwork and intentional audio characterize this sensitive handling of a specific tragedy: a child’s death in a school shooting in "If Anything Happens I Love You."
Netflix's “Alien Xmas” brings an interesting twist this holiday season by mixing aliens with Christmas tropes. With an average plot, compelling characters and decent humor, it attempts to make a place for itself in the crowded genre.
With open enrollment still available, here’s a list of some of the best gen ed classes and professors to take for the spring 2021 semester.
Comedian Kevin Hart brings his love of stand-up to his living room with his newest Netflix special, “Zero F**ks Given.” Instead of an arena of thousands of fans, it’s a handful of people wearing masks and sitting on socially distanced couches.
Despite a few good performances and a big-name director, fans of the book "Hillbilly Elegy" may want to think twice before watching the film adaptation.
Get ready for senseless drama in this week's episode of "The Bachelorette." As Tayshia’s relationships progress, it’s difficult to pinpoint just one man as the frontrunner.
"The Mandalorian" will make loyal "Star Wars" fans freak with "Chapter 11: The Heiress," a spectacular, action-packed episode.
Pentatonix continues its holiday tradition of spreading Christmas cheer with its new album “We Need a Little Christmas.” It's the perfect addition to the a capella group's holiday collection.
After Clare's quick exit with Dale and an engagement ring, Tayshia entered the picture as the new leading lady. She dazzles the men in a group date and one-on-one with Brendan. Read on to find out what happened.
While COVID-19 may stop friends from gathering in person for Thanksgiving, that doesn't mean friendsgiving is off the table this year. Here are some easy ways to get in the holiday spirit virtually.
Former art teacher Mary Yoder-Anderson taps into a local desire for sustainable shopping options with her new downtown Harrisonburg thrift store, Dart.
After a strange semester due to COVID-19, students may have been holding out hope for a normal spring. Those hopes were dashed when JMU announced it's canceling spring break.
Despite an exciting season premiere, "The Mandalorian" doesn't live up to fans' expectations in the second episode of the season.
This week, Clare is finally honest with herself and the men — she fell in love with Dale. So, Tayshia Adams finally arrives to save the show, stepping out of the limo in a stunning sequin gown to meet Chris Harrison.
Here are the best and worst pumpkin-flavored drinks and treats in Harrisonburg this fall. Writer Sarah Connor ranked products from Dunkin' Donuts, Starbucks and Kline's Dairy Bar based on pumpkin taste and overall aesthetic.
Decision 2020 is finally upon us, and it doesn't come without stress. After voting and volunteering, there may not be anything else that’s useful in a moment like this. It may be best to distract one’s mind and practice self-care.
After serving in the U.S. Marines, Jonah Smith changes his path to attend JMU's nursing program on the GI Bill. Smith shares his experience as a freshman at JMU during COVID-19 and as a military veteran.
COVID-19 regulations have altered the RA-resident relationship at JMU in numerous ways. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, Resident advisers have had to come up with creative ways to safely connect with their halls with Zoom meetings, check-in phone calls and more.
Election Day is here. Now seems as good a time as any to look back on a hundred years of film to find the 10 greatest movies made about American politics.
Mando and Baby Yoda are back for another season of the "Star Wars"-universe series "The Mandalorian." Here's a recap of the season premiere.
Ariana Grande's surprise album drop is music to fans' ears as the singer leans into more R&B sounds and shares a timely music video.
October's over, but you're still looking for a spooky time. We got what you're looking for — here are the most terrifying horror games on the decade.
Even though Homecoming may be celebrated from home this year, that doesn't mean one has to miss out on all the fun activities that go along with it.
Ian McLeod started Cleod9 Music as a small operation in his parent's home. Since then, he and his company has created musical scores for films, documentaries, commercials and more.
Sarah Boyts Yoder developed her style as an abstract artist during her time in the Master of Fine Arts program at JMU. Now, she's an accomplished full-time artist based in Charlottesville, Virginia.
It's only week 3 of The Bachelorette and the tea is piping hot. Will Clare take a risk, choose Dale and leave the show? Only time will tell.
Mia Brabham, JMU alumna ('16) uses her media arts and design degree in both corporate and freelance settings to give back to her community.
Rob (’90) and Kim Lesniak (’91) are a classic JMU story. The couple met at JMU, got married in Harrisonburg and had three children who are all Dukes. The family reflects on the JMU culture and how campus has changed since the ’80s.
Hannah Culverhouse, a former JMU student, was known as "the campus witch." As a pagan and a witch, she works with a balance of energies and she used to read tarot cards and cast spells for her hallmates in Hillside Hall in Harrisonburg, Virginia.
Alumnus Philip Wilkerson III (’08) began his YouTube channel in 2016. It eventually grew into a podcast called "Positive Philter."
This marks the 18th year of the annual Beat Breast Cancer 5K in Harrisonburg, Virginia and it’s still happening virtually due to COVID-19. From Oct. 11-31, participants can do the 5K on their own. Funds from the breast cancer awareness race will benefit the Rockingham Memorial Hospital Foundation.
Although October is coming to an end, there’s still time to check out some of the following movies and shows about people with disabilities to recognize disability history month.
COVID-19 doesn't have to cancel your Halloween celebration. Here are some fun ways to get involved and celebrate Halloween while keeping everyone safe.
Don't have the perfect Halloween costume yet? We got you. Here are several cheap and easy JMU-and-pop-culture-themed costumes one can throw together at the last minute.
Among the several small businesses that fell to the ground after the local explosion was Naza Salon & Barber Shop. This was a small family business that was just taking off.
In an attempt to put a more modern spin on the classic novel, director Ben Wheatley’s adaptation of “Rebecca” ends up telling a completely different story.
This week on “The Bachelorette,” group dates kick off and Clare continues to ignore almost everyone except Dale. It’s obvious producers had to get creative filming all the dates on the resort property, but every date this week falls flat in terms of entertainment value.
The popular indie game "Among Us" will be the perfect theme for your 2020 Halloween celebration. From dressing up as a crewmate or imposter to playing the game in real life, here are ideas to make this spooky holiday suspenseful and fun.
Lauren Alleyne, an associate professor of English and assistant director of the Furious Flower Poetry Center, was recognized at the Library of Virginia Literary Awards as a finalist in the poetry category for “Honeyfish."
Breaking Free, a local Timberville farm in Virginia, offers equine therapy services for veterans undergoing trauma. These therapy horses assist those who are challenged by mental and physical obstacles.
While scary movies are the norm during October, horror television series can be just as successful at setting the Halloween mood. Here are seven shows to stream now or any time one is looking for a scare.
"The Trial of the Chicago 7" is Aaron Sorkin's latest directorial project, which takes on the story of a 1969 court case involving the prosecution of 7 anti-Vietnam War activists.
The true story of Zach Sobiech's music career and battle with osteosarcoma has been brought to Disney+ by SoulPancake producer and director Justin Baldoni.