Author: Stephanie Engs

Remembering Aretha Franklin 

Posted in Musical Notes on 19 Aug by Stephanie Engs

Last week Aretha Franklin, ‘the Queen of Soul,’ passed away at the age of 76. Over the weekend I took time to read many remembrances of her songwriting, vocal prowess, and talent as a pianist. I dove deep into her discography and live performances. The moments that were the most vivid to me were most certainly ones that I can remember, moments from recent history.

Aretha Franklin

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Ten Days of Summer Movie Fun with Loft Cinema Kids Fest

Posted in Community Events, Reel Chat on 20 Jul by Stephanie Engs

What if you were able to enter the world of Trolls, come back Home, and learn How to Train Your Dragon in just one weekend? Well, this weekend you can at The Loft Kids Fest! And that’s not all the festival is happening Friday, July 20thto Sunday, July 29th. The Kick-off Party begins at 6 pm tonight, Friday, July 20th at Himmel Park. Trolls the movie will screen outdoors starting at 8 pm.

Loft Kids Fest poster featuring dragons and sea sea creatures having fun

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GIVEAWAY: iHeartRadio’s My 92.9 and R Entertainment present Tucson Kidsfest!

Posted in Community Events, Contests & Giveaways on 04 Jun by Stephanie Engs


Kidsfest is a Summer event you won’t want to miss! iHeartRadio’s My 92.9 and R Entertainment present Tucson Kidsfest powered by Tucson Electric Power, June 23-24, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The largest family event in Tucson will be held indoors at the Tucson Convention Center and will offer activities for kids of all ages. Activities include the TNT Slam Dunk Show, a dinosaur encounter where kids can interact with dinosaurs and participate in a fossil digging challenge, game trucks, inflatables, carnival rides, electric animal rides, a Bookman’s Entertainment Area with Nintendo 64, a musical instrument petting zoo, endless giveaways and more!



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