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Zine occupies idle hands

Columnist Meghan White concludes her semester of crafting by creating a handmade zine. I tried to summon up all of my wit, humor and craft skills for my last column ever for The Temple News.…

Koozies keep hands warm, beers cold

Homemade beer koozies offer a crafty way to consume beverages and keep them cold, in style. Last summer I made a paper-bag inspired beer koozie. My design took inspiration from a few places, our mean North Philadelphia streets being one of them.…

Margarita happy hours

DAVID BLOCK TTN El Camino Real is one of many Philly bars that offers special deals on margaritas during happy hour. As the weather warms, seek out the best mixes of triple sec, limes and tequila that the city has to offer.…

Nail art completes any outfit or look

Columnist Meghan White offers instructions for how to get creative with nail art. I am not really one for doing a full face of makeup everyday. Frankly, I am much more likely to wear jeans and a T-shirt than I am to dress up, but I would be hard pressed to tell you the last time I didn’t have nail polish on.…

Filming fights poverty creatively

INDIRA JIMENEZ TTN Kristof Barton, one of NFCo’s employees, works on one of the company’s upcoming projects. Neighborhood Film Company aims to help those in need by teaching filmmaking. Due west of Temple and just before the Schuylkill River,  a nondescript warehouse sits at the end of a one-way street.…