Category: Canadian Entertainment

Review: Jason Statham, Guy Ritchie reunite and have a blast

Jason Statham says very, very little in his new film. The English actor must have only need to memorize about three pages of dialogue. But, as always, he’s very expressive with his hands. And the guns in them. “You ain’t much for talking, are you, Mary Poppins?” he is asked in a locker room taunt.…

Local garden centres ready for Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is just a few days away (May 9), and Shelburne’s local garden centres are in full swing, preparing for all your garden gifting needs. Shirley Noble, is the owner of Shirley’s Garden Supply and Flower Shop located along Hwy.89 just outside of Shelburne, and she spoke with the Free Press about how they’re…

After years, court hands tax win to Michael Jackson heirs

LOS ANGELES – A U.S. tax court has handed a major victory to the estate of Michael Jackson in a years-long battle, finding that the IRS wildly inflated the value at the time of his death of Jackson’s assets and image, leading to an estate tax bill for his heirs that was far too high.…

Arizona town readies for tourists after ‘Nomadland’ movie

QUARTZSITE, Ariz. – “Nomadland” was partly filmed in the Western town of Quartzsite and won the Academy Award for Best Picture this year, but it’s still unclear if that will translate into more tourists. Regardless, Phil Bates, owner of the Main Trading Post, told the Arizona Republic that he plans to be ready to sell…