| May 4, 2008
BEFORE "Jersey Boys" had its tryout run in 2004 in La Jolla, the two central real-life characters on which it's based -- the diminutive singer Frankie Valli and the keyboard-playing songwriter Bob Gaudio -- feared that was not the right locale to unveil a...
| Apr 4, 2008
OHKAY OWINGEH, N.M. -- Aspiring screenwriters David and Kevin Linke don't have to go to Hollywood to try to break into the business. It came to them.
"Here, if you want to get on a movie set, you can," said David, 20, fresh off four days' work as an...
| Aug 11, 2008
While much of the world was fixated on Beijing and the Olympics over the weekend, flamenco lovers were rewarded with fireworks of their own as the New World Flamenco Festival got off to a steamy start at the Irvine Barclay Theatre.
For this seventh...
| Nov 29, 2008
The bounty of new holiday albums is impressive -- little else is selling, the thinking seems to be, so let's see if Santa and Rudolph can salvage the end of the year. This year's batch is suitably diverse, many hurriedly assembled as a seasonal bonus...
| Jun 24, 2009
| 1:17 PM
We were walking back from talking to Sandy Koufax during the Travelers Championship Celebrity Pro-Am when all of a sudden a loud roar went out at the first tee. What happened? Did someone fail to amuse Joe Pesci? No, it turns out Lucas Glover took one...
| Oct 18, 2009
Rick Sanchez is probably the most polarizing person ever to sit at an anchor desk in South Florida. However, for everyone who goes out of the way to declare how much they dislike him, there are tens of thousands who regularly watched him on WSVN-Ch. 7 and...
| Feb 21, 2003
Until recently, the bosses of the Chicago Outfit felt relatively safe, with their connections in politics and local law enforcement.
But now, they're on the verge of FBI-inspired paranoia.They're not concerned where fellow mob boss Joey "The Clown"...