Alpena Newshttp://www.thealpenanews.comTop Blogsen-usFri, 29 Apr 2016 15:31:14 EDTFri, 29 Apr 2016 15:31:14 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssMy top 10 male vocalistshttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/blogs.detail/display/881/My-top-10-male-vocalists.htmlWhen first tasked with listing my 10 favorite male singers, I initially struggled. That didn't last long. As I thought about all the music that has moved me through the years, the names kept coming to me.Thu, 7 Apr 2016 14:03:46 EDTSix weird, haunting, memorable music videoshttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/blogs.detail/display/872/Six-weird,-haunting,-memorable-music-videos.htmlMusic videos can be tricky. Lots of directors go for the straightforward route, shooting a film that follows along with the narrative of the lyrics. That can be boring, and some are even more boring than others.Fri, 25 Mar 2016 19:04:16 EDTRetail changes, in Alpena and elsewherehttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/blogs.detail/display/866/Retail-changes,-in-Alpena-and-elsewhere.htmlAlpena has gained some solid shopping options in the past year, with Meijer and MC Sports coming to town.Tue, 1 Mar 2016 19:44:31 EDTWe need a better air fare dealhttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/blogs.detail/display/854/We-need-a-better-air-fare-deal.htmlTwo pieces in The News, one Marialaina Goeke's letter to the editor and the other Doug Pugh's latest column, have me thinking about traveling.Tue, 26 Jan 2016 19:43:55 EDTIn defense of snowfallhttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/blogs.detail/display/845/In-defense-of-snowfall.htmlThere's strange weather brewing over our state, yet again. Surely you've heard the old joke about Michigan weather ("If you don't like it, just wait 10 minutes," in case you've been spared from that old groaner) but this year is especially w.Mon, 4 Jan 2016 17:51:05 EDT