| Dec 20, 2011
| 11:19 AM
Santa's schedule to visit Lansdowne community
Santa Claus will greet children of all ages with candy canes as he tours Lansdowne in a fire engine. The tours begin at 6 p.m. and come courtesy of the Lansdowne Volunteer Fire Department.
| Jul 3, 2014
| 9:44 AM
When he was just a boy, which was some time ago, Rick Fizdale would look through the front window of the car his father would drive south on the Outer Drive. Just past the North Avenue exit, that window would fill with a view of the buildings that form...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 8:14 PM
| Mar 21, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Film Independent at LACMA's Live Read performances are always special - cold recitations of classic screenplays, the readings are never rehearsed, recorded, or repeated. But Thursday night's live read of the existentialist comedy "Groundhog Day," directed...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 10:18 AM
No one had to pull out their Sibley Guide to Birds on this morning’s walk through Ryerson Woods in Lake County.
Their guide was right in front of them - David Allen Sibley, ambling along the trail with his spotting scope over his shoulder and...
| Mar 14, 2014
Joel Greenberg sat at his Westmont kitchen table, a bearish figure with curly gray hair mirrored by a short gray beard, in front of a stuffed passenger pigeon.
The bird looks like an oversized mourning dove, with stitches visible where the head had to...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 1:14 PM
Students Patrick Shalton and Adam Schwartz smiled as the crowd cheered while watching the wooden Boomilever they constructed hold a large jug of sand.
The pair medaled in several events at the Science Olympiad Invite at their school, South Middle School...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 12:16 PM
Cinespace, the soundstage complex on the West Side that is home to TV shows such as NBC’s “Chicago Fire” and ABC’s upcoming midseason drama “Mind Games,” plans to expand its filmmaking options by building a backlot on...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 12:00 PM
The event: Bruce Dern called Monday’s shindig “the geezers’ dinner” as he accepted his best actor award for “Nebraska” at the Movies for Grownups Awards Gala, staged by AARP. Nevertheless, stars packed the Beverly...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 8:08 AM
The Game Show Network hopes to wring some laughs from the old standby: Men think like this; women think like that. "Mind of a Man" debuts January 8 and is hosted by stand-up comedian DeRay Davis, who told me he had to adapt his R-rated instincts for basic...
| Jul 18, 2013
Murder charges have been filed against a 16-year-old boy in the shooting death of a 15-year-old boy earlier this month on the West Side, police said.
The name of the boy charged has not been released by police News Affairs, but a statement released from...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 12:30 AM
"All Cheerleaders Must Die," helmer Lucky McKee and Chris Sivertson's supernatural thrill-ride, will open the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival's Midnight Madness, it was announced Monday (July 29, 2013) at midnight along with the popular strand'...