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Prime Ribbin’ Well Done

By John Quinn The headline suggests gastronomic blasphemy, but, although this original sketch comedy is entitled "Medium RARRR," there's nothing medium about it. The comedy quartet RARRR, 2013 Colony Fest winners, is bringing some sizzle [...]

By |2013-10-31T09:00:00-04:00October 31st, 2013|Entertainment, Theater|

Join BTL In Royal Oak Get Out The Vote

Between The Lines staff is signing up to help the One Royal Oak campaign in the critical days remaining leading up to Nov. 5. Here is the One Royal Oak Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/OneRoyalOak?ref=br_tf, the website [...]

By |2013-10-31T09:00:00-04:00October 31st, 2013|Michigan, News|

HHS Awards $1.9 Billion In Grants For HIV/AIDS

WASHINGTON -- More than $1.9 billion dollars in grants have been awarded to cities, states and local community-based organizations the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced today. This funding will ensure that [...]

By |2013-10-31T09:00:00-04:00October 31st, 2013|National, News|

Laugh Harder, Smile Brighter

By Dr. W.K. Dobracki, DDS Everyone likes to get noticed. Looking sexy makes us feel better and more confident. We all spend great amounts of time and effort on bettering ourselves. Whether it's mastering new [...]

By |2013-10-31T09:00:00-04:00October 31st, 2013|Guides, Health & Wellness|

Hear Me Out: Miley Cyrus, Haim

Miley Cyrus, 'Bangerz' Goodbye, Hannah Montana; hello tongue-wagging, midriff-baring Miley Cyrus. Slipping out of her child-star skin, the infamous twerker leads a band of misfits to independence and self-empowerment on "Bangerz," a fully realized breakout [...]

By |2013-10-31T09:00:00-04:00October 31st, 2013|Entertainment, Music|

Queens Of Diamonds

Across 1 "Ed Wood" role 5 Infection fighter 10 James VI, e.g. 14 Bard's river 15 More shifty 16 Island of Diamond Head Beach 17 "___ diamonds" (Elizabeth) 20 Sexual favors obtained while surfing? 21 [...]

By |2013-10-31T09:00:00-04:00October 31st, 2013|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Get Your Volleyball On

Metro Detroit Vollyball League plays every Wednesday in Warren. Ready to get your volleyball on? Metro Detroit Volleyball League, organized through Stay and Play Social Club (SPSC), is currently looking for teams, players and [...]

By |2013-10-31T09:00:00-04:00October 31st, 2013|Guides, Health & Wellness|

Widespread Support For One Royal Oak

Hundreds of business leaders, politicians, religious organizations and individuals have endorsed One Royal Oak and the campaign for equality. Here are just some of them: Hon. Mark Schauer, former U.S. Congressman and 2014 gubernatorial candidate [...]

By |2013-10-31T09:00:00-04:00October 31st, 2013|Michigan, News|

Lansing: LAHR PAC Nov. 5 Ratings

The Lansing Association for Human Rights Political Action Committee (LAHR PAC) is an independent political organization registered with the Secretary of State. LAHR PAC mailed questionnaires to candidates running for office in the Lansing and [...]

By |2013-10-31T09:00:00-04:00October 31st, 2013|Michigan, News|

Bishop Abrams

Quotes Bishop Allyson D. Nelson Abrams stepped down from Zion Progress Baptist Church, where she had served for five years as its first female pastor. Her announcement from the pulpit earlier this month that she [...]

By |2013-10-24T09:00:00-04:00October 24th, 2013|Opinions, Viewpoints|

LGBTs Raise Dollars For Duggan

Co-host John Corvino, left, with mayoral candiate Mike Duggan, co-host Mike Einheuser and Mike Higgins who opened his penthouse condo for the fundraiser. Photo by Jan Stevenson. DETROIT - Over 100 LGBT people and [...]

By |2013-10-24T09:00:00-04:00October 24th, 2013|Michigan, News|

When The Personal Becomes Political

I was at the Oakland county courthouse Oct. 16 waiting for the ruling that never came from Judge Friedman which could have allowed for marriage equality in Michigan. There were about 30 people waiting patiently [...]

By |2013-10-24T09:00:00-04:00October 24th, 2013|Michigan, News|

DIFFA Dazzled Detroit

DETROIT - Exquisite dining room installations, fabulous food, beautiful people, soaring music and entertaining clowns and acrobats dazzled hundreds of partygoers at the fourth annual DIFFA Detroit event. It [...]

By |2013-10-24T09:00:00-04:00October 24th, 2013|Entertainment|

Kevin Swanson

Creep Of The Week I was just reading about a middle school student who shot and killed his math teacher in Nevada. And like all decent Americans I thought, "God damn Girl Scouts." Reports estimate [...]

By |2013-10-24T09:00:00-04:00October 24th, 2013|Creep of the Week, Opinions|

Screen Queen: Halloween Edition

Chucky: The Complete Collection Dolls used to be disposable. Toss 'em, sell 'em, give 'em to Goodwill. Not Chucky. The little ginger shit just won't go away. A quarter-century after "Child's Play" made a very [...]

By |2013-10-24T09:00:00-04:00October 24th, 2013|Entertainment|

Don’t Have A Cow

Across 1 Caesar's admission of orgasm? 5 Big bangs 10 "Hamlet" quintet 14 Angers 15 Annoy during a blow job? 16 Peter Pan's foe 17 Start of a quip about why lovers who move in [...]

By |2013-10-24T09:00:00-04:00October 24th, 2013|Entertainment, Puzzles|