| Apr 9, 2012
One of Elizabeth Catlett's linotypes could horrify viewers by depicting the aftermath of a lynching, the rope around the victim's neck held taut by the murderers' boots. And in the next room, a statue by Catlett of a mother and child would flood viewers...
| Jun 21, 2011
| 3:45 PM
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'Twelfth Night' — Summer Youth Shakespeare Theatre opens Fri., June 24, 8 p.m., Laurel...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 10:36 AM
To appreciate the present, we must remember the past
To the editor:
It is interesting how times and educational fads change. In a recent column in The Herald-Mail, the writer mentioned a supposedly relatively obscure famous black person — George...
| May 15, 2012
| 9:22 PM
A father is accused of hitting a 15-year-old student with his truck outside of a school Tuesday.
The N.O.P.D. says Paul Amar came to Sojourner Truth Academy after the school called and said his daughter got into a fight.
They say Amar started arguing...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 7:20 AM
It's the 17th season for one of Connecticut's — and the Northeast's — greatest jazz events, the Litchfield Jazz Festival, which this year has moved back to its previous location at the Goshen Fairgrounds (by popular demand). (They've also...
| Mar 28, 2010
On Oct. 9, 2009, White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs woke up at dawn and received startling news from Oslo. President Obama, only 48, had just received the Nobel Peace Prize. Usually, this most prestigious of awards honors lifetime accomplishment...
| May 13, 2010
WGNO - This weekend, join some local volunteers to help make New Orleans a cleaner, greener place. "City Year Louisana" is teaming up with other non-profit organizations for "Global Youth Service Day".
This Saturday, kids and parents can learn about...
| Jan 12, 2010
The Friends of Magnolia Mound Plantation in association with BREC will present the 5th annual Black History Month event, a dramatic presentation of the play Sojourner Truth Is My Name, by Pat Sternberg and Dolly Beechman. The play will be directed by...
| Jan 19, 2011
| 1:49 PM
Sacramento will celebrate culture and the arts with a day of free admission to 26 local museums.
The yearly event is hosted by the Sacramento Association of Museums to get people out to enjoy the city's unique art, history, science and wildlife all...
| Jan 24, 2011
President Barack Obama and speechwriter Cody Keenan, a Chicago native, were praised for the president's address after the Arizona shootings. Next comes Obama's State of the Union speech on Tuesday. Here are 10 things to talk about:
1. Sometimes a long...
| Jun 24, 2011
| 3:24 PM
There is a fabulously interesting Greek word—poema—which means “to make”— with a cascade of nuances, which implies detailed workmanship, a masterpiece or the most special creation of the creator. It is the origin of our...
| Oct 22, 2011
East St John 20 Destrehan 0
Brusly 0 St Charles Catholic 35
Carver 30 Riverside 38
Independence 13 Loranger 39
West Jeff 35 Slidell 10
Bogalusa 0 Amite 42
Fontainebleau 33 Covington 22
Northlake Christian 7 St Thomas Aquinas 27
Pope John Paul...