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  • Counting down to Lit Fest

    Counting down to Lit Fest
    (This selection is edited for clarity and length.) Tom Acitelli What do you think of when you think of Chicago? Oddly enough, the 1860 Republican convention that nominated Abraham Lincoln. Who is an author you'd like to meet, dead or alive?...
  • Crime & Punishment: Woman Crashes Her Car After Drinking Hand Sanitizer

    Crime & Punishment: Woman Crashes Her Car After Drinking Hand Sanitizer
    The Hartford Board of Education gave Superintendent Christina Kishimoto a tepid performance review, and thus it is declining to give her a performance bonus this year. Jeffrey Mirman, an attorney for Kishimoto, took issue with this. The review graded...
  • New Yorker wins $1M scratch-off here

    New Yorker wins $1M scratch-off here
     Those darn New Yorkers. They come down here, clog our traffic, root for the stinkin' Jets and now they've won our lottery money.   Joseph Nicolleti, 69, of Central Islip, N.Y., claimed a $1 million prize in the Billion Dollar Blockbuster Scratch-Off...
  • Broadway shows take a hit at the box office following Sandy

    Broadway shows reported declines in box-office revenue across the board last week following super storm Sandy. Total Broadway grosses were $13.6 million for the week ending Sunday, down about $5.7 million, or 30%, from the previous week, according to data...
  • Adrian Gonzalez Homers in First Dodger At-Bat

    Adrian Gonzalez Homers in First Dodger At-Bat
    LOS ANGELES, Calif. -- Adrian Gonzalez had only been in Los Angeles for a couple of hours and was wearing his Dodgers uniform for the first time when he found himself rounding the bases at Dodger Stadium. One of the four players acquired in a blockbuster...
  • What I'm working on

     
    The usual peek at what I'm looking into for Sunday's Retail Watch column. South Bethlehem -- The area has a new frozen treat shop, convenience store and plans for the reopening of Perkins are moving forward. Meineke -- Auto repair chain opens early next...
  • Advance Auto Parts opening another store

     
    Advance Auto Parts is opening a store on Allentown's Fourth Street next month. The auto parts store is scheduled to open June 4 at 1841 S. 4th St., officials said Thursday. This is merely the latest auto parts store to open in the Lehigh Valley in...
  • Dish and Blockbuster to offer new service to challenge Netflix

    Dish and Blockbuster to offer new service to challenge Netflix
  • Christmas gift ideas: Makeup, perfume, lotion, candles and bath products

    Christmas gift ideas: Makeup, perfume, lotion, candles and bath products
    The holidays are a season of beauty — if the abundance of offerings related to looks is any indication. We've culled the outpouring to bring gift-givers some ideas in a range of prices for a variety of pretty predilections. Don't be surprised if...
  • Netflix Facebook app is one step closer to reality

     
    Netflix's efforts to launch a U.S. Facebook application that would make recommendations based on friends' preferences passed a major hurdle in Congress on Tuesday. The House of Representatives passed H.R. 2471, a bill that would allow companies such as...
  • The Morning Fix: 'Devil Inside' on fire! Disney's Carney on way out?

     
    The morning fix is a collection of links to media-related stories. Today's links include stories about Fox, Walt Disney Co. and weekend box office....
  • Studios tout UltraViolet as home entertainment revenue falls 2%

     
    Hollywood's seven year decline in total home entertainment revenue continued in 2011, but slowed to a modest 2% drop thanks to booming business from kiosks, Blu-ray discs and the Web. However, movie sales, as opposed to rentals, dropped 12%. That's......