Event of the Week Where's the best place in town to watch the fireworks? It just might be the rooftop of the Rattle Inn, where Valentina's is dishing out smoked beef tenderloin and garlic lime shrimp. Go!
Wednesday, July 3rdThe Paramount has stacked the deck with a day of four classic films: the Coen bros' Blood Simple, Humphrey Bogart in The Big Sleep, Body Heat ("the steamiest movie of all time"), and the old-school detective flick The Long Goodbye. See the schedule right here
Sunday, July 7th Cinema East is posted up at the French Legation screening Zero Charisma, a locally made feature that chronicles a D&D Game Master struggling to retain the loyalty of his role-playing flock when a new hipster nerd arrives on the scene. Yes, all of your friends will be there
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Local Lady We Love, and Where to Find Her This week's exemplary hunk of womanhood is Mallory Laumann. Her favorite ninja turtle is Michelangelo because they share a favorite food and color. When she's not busy ride-or-die-ing as a spin instructor at... RIDE, where she's known to play Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch, or teaching barre dance at MOD Fitness, or repping restos like Swift's Attic for Bread and Butter PR, you can find her chilling at the White Horse, Justine's, and El Alma.