Do you think you
have what it takes to catch a killer?
CluedUpp is a British detective game that’s just like a huge
outdoor version of the board game, Clue – and it’s coming to Boston, MA on March
The CluedUpp Boston version is called “Sneaky Finders” and is set in a fictitious town called Millingham. Your team of detectives will have to crack the case while walking through the streets, tracking down virtual witnesses, and eliminating suspects.
The Sneaky Finders adventure will take place in the North End, Boston, on March 16, 2019. The event will start time between 10am and 1pm and will finish before 5pm. It can last anywhere between 1 and 4 hours however the average team of detectives takes around 2 hours 20 minutes to solve the crime. Ticket cost is $46 per team which is at least 2 but up to 6 players. Make sure to come up with an awesome team name. Dressing up is optional but can be lots of fun (awesome Sneaky Finders/1920’s inspired fancy dress). You will also need access to smartphone (Android or IPhone).
At the end they give out some prizes. Below are the prize categories:
CluedUpp murder-mysteries unfold virtually, via an award-winning app and the game is entirely self-guided. Over 100 detective teams are expected to take part on the day. I bought my ticket for a team for this event. Can’t wait to play! Stayed tuned as I will definitely be writing a full review afterwards.
Walt Disney Animation Studios has surprisingly released the first official teaser trailer for this November’s Frozen 2, the feature length sequel to the 2013 Oscar winner and box-office smash hit, Frozen .
The new footage features a dramatic sequence in which Elsa uses her powers to run, climb, and slide across water, freezing and scaling a wave. There are also flashes of her sister, Anna, and fellow returning characters Kristoff and Olaf looking out from a cliff at a fall like view of a forest.
Kristen Bell and Idina Menzel return to voice Anna and Elsa, alongside Josh Gad as Olaf and Jonathan Groff as Kristoff. It also seems that the vocal cast will include This Is Us’s Sterling K. Brown and Westworld’s Evan Rachel Wood.
Check out the new teaser trailer from Disney’s Frozen 2. Walt Disney Animation Studios’ Frozen 2 opens in U.S. theaters on Nov. 22, 2019.
Back in January, the reunited cast of the original Frozen had already started teasing the film on Twitter and Instagram. Check out one of the posts and a new poster below.
Project “Do Something” Boston is just what is says, doing something. If you’re tired of seeing the homeless in our community suffering, this grass roots effort was created to provide some aid and comfort. Project “Do Something” is not affiliated with any organization nor any other initiative. It is just a group of concerned citizens banding together with a common cause to help those less fortunate.
No one imagines life being homeless. No human on earth
should suffer in this way, particularly during the cold winter season. This is
where Project “Do Something” steps in.
Firmly aware of the afflictions leading to chronic homelessness
(addiction, mental illness, etc.), Project “Do Something” brings compassion and
aid to those often overlooked. They go
to the streets not just to hand out donations, but to give people tools to
survive both physically and emotionally. Instead of handing out money, they
hand out gloves, blankets, and protein snacks.
Instead of volunteering at a shelter, they ask questions about why some
choose to stay in the cold. Instead of
focusing on the quantity of donations given, they listen to those often
overlooked by most of society. They may
not find the solution to chronic homelessness, but they will understand its
causes. They may not convince the addict
to quit, but they hope to inspire the addict not to quit on himself.
I was first introduced to Project “Do Something” through a
parent at my daughter’s school. Every month she requests donations of food and beverages.
And every month we give our donations and she with the help of some volunteers
go to the meeting spot and help distribute everything to roughly around 75
people. This month I signed up for water donations. Last night I ran out to BJ’s
to grab a couple of large cases of water.
My 11 year old daughter asked what it was for so I proceeded to explain
and heard myself saying that it’s not much. Not much I thought? But you know
what, it’s something. It may seem like not much to me, but it’s something for
someone else. And that is what I feel Project “Do Something” is all about. It’s
a whole community of people that are doing their version of “not much”, which
turns into a big something.
If you’re interested in truly helping the homeless people
then check out the ways you can help.
Project “Do Something” has signups for food distribution events for every Tuesday. Check out the Sign Up here.
They also have a Wishlist of items that are needed year round if you want to do a non-food donation:
$5 – $10 Gift Cards to Dunkin Donuts and McDonald’s
New Socks and Men’s Underwear
Gently worn Sneakers
Consider wholesale sites such as northpines.org and rgriley.com
And last but certainly not least, you can always just donate money via Venmo (@ProjectDoSomething-Boston) or PayPal (email@example.com). They will use the money to purchase any necessities or gift cards to be distributed to the homeless.
Lady Gaga won the award for Best Pop Duo/Group Performance for “Shallow” from A Star Is Born at the 2019 Grammy Awards on Sunday night (February 10). During her acceptance speech, she took the opportunity to speak about mental health and the importance of reaching out for help.
“I’m so proud to be a part of a movie that addresses mental health issues. They’re so important. And a lot of artists deal with that, and we gotta to take care of each other. So if you see somebody that’s hurting don’t look away. And if you’re hurting, even though it might be hard, try to find that bravery within yourself to dive deep and go tell somebody and take them up in your head with you.”
Super Bowl LIII MVP Julian Edelman has said goodbye to his beard.
The Patriots wide receiver was a guest on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” in Los Angeles. While there, Ellen talked him into shaving his MVP beard for charity. Ellen DeGeneres said she would donate $10,000 to the Boys & Girls Club of Boston if Edelman would let her do the honors.
Edelman, who was very attached to his beard, not only agreed but also offered to match Ellen’s donation. DeGeneres proceeded to shave off the beard with an electric razor in a makeshift barbershop on set.
“I love you, beard,” Edelman said. “It’s been a hell of a year.”
Two-and-a-half minutes later, his face was clean shaven and it turns out Edelman’s pretty good looking under all that scruff!