More Blogs - January 2014

bruben's picture

Goodbye to a quiz whiz

Back in 2005, "It's Academic" host Mac McGarry ferried me around the NBC channel 4 studio, introducing me to news anchors and other luminaries before settling back to talk about his more than 40-year career as host of the high school quiz show for a Beacon cover story on him. In the weekly show, teams from three local schools compete with lightning-fast velocity to answer questions  ranging from history to literature to math.

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Tags: Arts & Style

stuartrosenthal's picture

At your fingertips

Most people I speak with — regardless of their age — tell me they prefer reading a real newspaper (on paper) rather than a virtual one on a computer screen.

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Tags: Opinion