Review: ‘All Is Lost’ (2013)

by K.M. Zahrt The 2013 film All Is Lost, written and directed by J.C. Chandor (Margin Call 2011) and starring Robert Redford, focuses on a lone, modern-day sailor whose boat collides with a wayward shipping container in the middle of the ocean. The film centers on the sailor’s efforts to save himself and his boat through…

Review: Lance’s Bakery in Owosso

by Katie Heid A few years ago when the economy took a turn, a disturbing trend developed. Starbucks franchisees closed. Krispy Kreme Donuts boarded up. The caffeine and sugar fix we all took for granted no longer lurked on every corner. Who wants to live like this? The good news is that faith in the…