Around Town

Remembering Ralph Baer: The man, the myth

Sunday, May 19, 2019 Ryan Lessard 0
Baer was 90 then. I was 27 and still fairly new to journalism. By then, he had likely done hundreds of interviews like this, and given hundreds of similar tours, but he never acted like he was fatigued by the repetition or annoyed by the attention. READ MORE

Queen City Kamikaze returns March 23 for pop-culture fanatics

Friday, March 22, 2019 Ryan Lessard 0
–The one-day pop-culture convention at Manchester Memorial High School will provide a venue for cosplayers, geeky swag vendors and gamers again on Saturday March 23 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Organizers say it will be the same convention attendees have grown used to over the past eight or nine years, but they also said to expect some big expansions next year. READ MORE