Andrew Sheridan discusses the 2012 Vintage Ale from Trader Joe’s.
Guest columnist Andrew Sheridan discusses the history of St. Patrick’s Day.
The University of Massachusetts was given a jolt of star power Tuesday as the UMass Republican Club hosted author, actor and commentator Ben Stein.
The well-know actor, economist, lawyer, etc. will speak at an event put on by the UMass Republican Club Wednesday.
This weekend, Extravaganja will hit the center of Amherst for a two-day festival.
Andrew Sheridan details what makes Pokemon White different from the rest of the series.
After twelve years, another game featuring Donkey Kong has blessed consoles and is well worth playing.
The University of Massachusetts welcomed DJ Khaled to the Mullins Center on Friday for the Winter White Party.
Presented by NV Concepts, The Winter White Party is taking over the Mullins Center tonight and transforming it into the Valley’s biggest dance club.
With its India Pale Ale, Harpoon Brewing has earned the top ranking by the Massachusetts Alcoholic Beverages Control Commission.
Despite its age, “The Fran Lebowitz Reader” maintains its relevance in today’s world. Lebowitz’s essays and short stories cover everything from art to the struggle to get out of bed, all in her signature sarcastic tone.
Based in South Deerfield, the Berkshire Brewing company offers a wide variety of ales for the discerning drinker.
In a country where locally-made micro brews have redefined what it means to drink a “different” beer, European imports fill the empty fridge of quality beer.
Michael Symon, famed chef of TV’s “Iron Chef America” and “How to Cook Like An Iron Chef,” held his “Iron Cook” competetion at the Calvin Theater in Northampton last Friday. The event aimed to raise money for an organization called Friends for Children, a local charity organization.
This Friday, Iron Chef Michael Symon will be coming to the Calvin Theater in Northampton to take on well-known chefs in the area. The even starts at 7 p.m. and tickets range from $25-$75.
Move over Paper Mario – yarn is in. Nintendo classic Kirby gets a makeover in the new Wii game, “Kirby’s Epic Yarn.” This time, Kirby is a piece of pink yarn running around the fabric-based universe of Patchland.
It’s October, the month where beer and produce seasons are in perfect harmony. Andrew Sheridan breaks down the best pumpkin ales.
Zombie, post-apocalyptic flick “Resident Evil: Afterlife” features plenty of familiar faces, flying bullets, smooshed in brains, and groaning undead. Unfortunately, the fifth installment in the series is in need of a dose of the T-virus if it hopes to attract an audience looking for a plot or quality dialogue.
Andrew Sheridan reviews breweries around the area and awards the Southern Tier Brewery’s Oak-Aged IPA as the top pick.
Summer is a happy time for beer lovers. It’s when brewers sell their seasonal summer beers, often infused with fruit and citrus flavors. Here, Collegian staff writer Andrew Sheridan gives an easy guide to the best of the best summer brews.