| Feb 6, 2012
Award-winning nature cinematographer
Mike deGruy, 60, an award-winning marine scientist and nature cinematographer best known for documentaries featuring underwater footage that brought viewers up close to sea creatures, plants and...
| Nov 30, 2011
Patrice O'Neal, 41, a veteran stand-up comic who gained a wider following through TV and radio and helped roast Charlie Sheen in September, died Tuesday from complications of a stroke he suffered last month. O'Neal's manager, Jonathan Brandstein, said...
| Jun 26, 2011
CNN's first sports anchor
Nick Charles, 64, CNN's first sports anchor, died Saturday at his home in Santa Fe, N.M., after a two-year struggle with bladder cancer, the cable network announced.
Charles began at Atlanta-based CNN on the...
| Apr 7, 2012
| 11:53 PM
Orlando Evans High wide receiver Dominic “Showtime” Walker added to his growing reputation as one of Central Florida’s premier playmakers Saturday afternoon.
With the short-handed Orlando Top Recruits Now 7-on-7 squad trailing in an...
| Aug 12, 2011
| 4:32 PM
Shane Larkin, a 2011 DePaul basketball recruit who was released from his Blue Demons' scholarship last week due to a medical issue, resurfaced at Miami on Friday.
Following his visit, Larkin sent a text message on Friday night about his trip reading,...
| Jun 1, 2012
| 1:17 PM
Bright House Networks customers with wireless Internet connections at their homes can now stream television programming, including local channels, on their Apple and Android mobile devices.
The cable giant launched the free Bright House TV app Thursday...
| Aug 29, 2011
| 12:34 PM
PALM BEACH, Fla. — Many of the waterfront mansions are shuttered for the season, and there are few yachts at the private docks along the Intracoastal. The theater season doesn't start until late October, concerts and art exhibits at the Society...
| May 10, 2011
| 8:13 AM
The Yachts of Seabourn will be putting its newest vessel, the Seabourn Quest, into service in June and actress Blythe Danner will act as the ship's godmother at a special naming ceremony.
The Quest will embark on its maiden voyage after the ceremony in...
| Dec 18, 2011
| 5:44 PM
If any of us wondered if celebrities would still visit Chicago after “The Oprah Winfrey Show” ended in May, we now have our answer.
Chicago is still a popular destination for film projects — which this year included “Man of...
| Jun 5, 2011
| 7:17 PM
Few can own a room like Robert Downey Jr., but the never-dull "Iron Man" star opted to concede the spotlight to Jamie Foxx at the Ritz-Carlton Chicago hotel. Well, more like share it.
Foxx, who received the Renaissance Award Saturday at the Gene Siskel...
| Nov 13, 2011
| 5:15 PM
“The Chicago Code” and “The Playboy Club” didn’t make it to a second season, but fellow Chicago-based TV series “Shameless” did. And it has been filming exterior scenes for Season 2 — which premieres on...
| Aug 17, 2011
| 8:11 PM
"Shameless"-- the Showtime dramedy starring William H. Macy and Emmy Rossum -- is looking for extras for its upcoming shoot in Chicago. If you're interested in participating on the show, email Atomsphere Casting at email@example.com with...