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‘The Morning Show’ ~ TV TALK with BILL CUSHING

‘The Morning Show’ ~ TV TALK with BILL CUSHING

  By: Bill Cushing – Dec. 2019 Apple TV+ fired the first shot in the new streaming war, when it launched its streaming service on November 1st, with the premiere…

Royal House of Roast Beef, Giovanni’s ~ JOEL’S METHUEN FOOD CORNER

Royal House of Roast Beef, Giovanni’s ~ JOEL’S METHUEN FOOD CORNER

This is the premier column from our new foodie columnist, Methuen City Councilor Joel Faretra. Each month Joel will visit restaurants in Methuen and rate their best dishes. By: Joel…

CBS’s ‘The Unicorn’ Is The Fall’s Best New Comedy ~ TV TALK with BILL CUSHING

CBS’s ‘The Unicorn’ Is The Fall’s Best New Comedy ~ TV TALK with BILL CUSHING

By: Bill Cushing – November, 2019 The best new network comedy of this fall TV season is the charming and delightful CBS series ‘The Unicorn.’ A unicorn, in this context,…

Dialogue with a Relativist ~ BENEATH THE SURFACE with PAUL MURANO

Dialogue with a Relativist ~ BENEATH THE SURFACE with PAUL MURANO

By: Paul Murano – Oct. 2019 A Moral Relativist (a), and Natural Law theorist (b), Discuss Homosexuality a) Homosexuality is something you’re born with. There is no moral issue with…

‘Unbelievable’ ~ TV TALK with BILL CUSHING

‘Unbelievable’  ~ TV TALK with BILL CUSHING

By: Bill Cushing – Oct. 2019 Netflix’s ‘Unbelievable’ is the streaming network’s latest bingeworthy drama. It stars Emmy winners Toni Collette and Merritt Wever as two detectives investigating a series…

2019 Fall TV Review: What You Should Watch ~ TV TALK with BILL CUSHING

2019 Fall TV Review: What You Should Watch ~ TV TALK with BILL CUSHING

  By: Bill Cushing –  Sept, 2019 The new TV season is upon us and just like every year there are lots of new shows. Which shows are worth devoting…

Love is Also Truth & Justice ~ BENEATH THE SURFACE with PAUL MURANO

Love is Also Truth & Justice ~ BENEATH THE SURFACE with PAUL MURANO

By: Pal Murano – September, 2019 In our era that emphasizes love as mercy, let us not forget that love is also justice. Compassion and mercy encompass only one side…

Bill’s TV Talk Mailbag ~ TV TALK with BILL CUSHING

Bill’s TV Talk Mailbag ~ TV TALK with BILL CUSHING

By: Bill Cushing  – August, 2019 From time to time, my column will feature questions asked by readers regarding the world of TV. Feel free to email me with any…

“Grindr App Hinders LGBTQ Users’ Mental Health”

“Grindr App Hinders LGBTQ Users’ Mental Health”

By: Tomas Michele There are approximately 394,000 adults in the state of Massachusetts that identify as gay, lesbian, bisexual or trans. Making us the second gayest state in the nation,…

The Meaning of Liberty ~ BENEATH THE SURFACE with PAUL MURANO

The Meaning of Liberty ~ BENEATH THE SURFACE with PAUL MURANO

By: Paul Murano – July 2019 As another Independence Day has come and gone, Americans had an opportunity again to reflect on the meaning of July 4th. Traditionally, we have…

Summer Brings Artisan Market to North Andover

Summer Brings Artisan Market to North Andover

The Artisan Market at the Mills was an idea born out of the North Andover Farmers’ Market. The North Andover Merchant’s Association launched the first Farmer’s Market in 2017. Vendors…

My 2019 Emmy Wish List ~ TV TALK with BILL CUSHING

My 2019 Emmy Wish List ~ TV TALK with BILL CUSHING

By: Bill Cushing – June, 2019 The Primetime Emmy nominations will be announced shortly and every year I like to review the past year in TV and give my Emmy…

The Promises of God

The Promises of God

By: Peter Larocque – June, 2019 I am absolutely almost positive that many of you have heard the proverb, “Promises Made, Promises Kept”. As I looked for the genesis of…

Dead to Me ~ TV TALK with BILL CUSHING

Dead to Me ~ TV TALK with BILL CUSHING

By Bill Cushing – June, 2019 ‘Dead To Me’ is one of Netflix newest binge worthy series. Created by comedian Liz Feldman and produced by Will Ferrell and Adam McKay,…

Are Most Young People a Lost Cause, or Just Lost? ~ BENEATH THE SURFACE with PAUL MURANO

Are Most Young People a Lost Cause, or Just Lost? ~ BENEATH THE SURFACE with PAUL MURANO

By: Paul Murano – May, 2019 Although my social media posts, website blurbs, and newspaper articles pull no punches in articulating my personal take on important issues, my teaching style…