| Nov 17, 2011
| 5:00 AM
Still not sure what to do this week? Well, that's what we're here for, silly. Why don't you try attending one of these:
Thursday, Nov. 17: Tower of Power at the Klein, Bridgeport. Like horns? They got horns. And they play 'em real nice-like....
| Sep 11, 2011
By his own admission, Tony Bennett doesn't get nervous often. But he was anxious that day, more than 50 years ago, when he was filling in for Perry Como as host on the crooner's variety television show.
"Como had a big orchestra and great stars," Bennett...
| Jul 20, 2011
| 12:41 PM
Strut your Mutt
The 5th annual Hug-A-Friend 5K Walk/Run will be expanded to include a “STRUT YOUR MUTT” component. This will include awards for fastest running dog and fastest walking dog plus prizes for eight categories as listed on www....
| Nov 6, 2011
Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea, whose given name is Michael Balzary, has sold his newly built Malibu house for $3.15 million. The two-story contemporary had come on the market in June at $4,795,000.
Designed by Marmol Radziner, the indoor-outdoor...
| Aug 5, 2011
APPLE BLOSSOM VILLAGE, 690 Allegheny Road, Mt. Bethel, 570-897-9050, http://www.appleblossomvillage.com
CAMELBEACH MOUNTAIN WATERPARK, P.O. Box 168, Tannersville, 570-629-1661, Voted No.1 water park; 30 water slides, flowrider, pharaoh's...
| Nov 4, 2011
Bad notes, old song in 'Janie Jones'
In "Janie Jones," the guitar-slinging pre-teen girl with the long black hair is 15-year-old Abigail Breslin, a little tougher-looking since her "Little Miss Sunshine" debut but sporting the same appealing mixture of...
| Nov 4, 2011
Punk rock dads open up
In the documentary "The Other F Word" the word implied in the title is fatherhood; the film takes a look at the seemingly contradictory transition into middle age for men who are in a working rock band and also trying to settle...
| Jul 27, 2011
| 12:21 PM
Mt. Carmel picnic
Mt. Carmel Lutheran Church (White Oak) annual picnic starts at 4 p.m. July 30. Barbecue chicken, hamburgers, hot dogs, salads, ice cream and homemade pie. Games for children. The church is four miles from the Glade City Road along Route...
| Nov 4, 2011
'Silenced' is harrowing
A recent hit in Korea, "Silenced" ("Dogani") is based on a true story in which administrators at a school for deaf children received extremely light penalties for sexually abusing their young charges.
In the film, a teacher (Gong...
| Aug 7, 2011
The first day of rehearsals was another momentous occasion for the Red Hot Chili Peppers. It was fall 2009, more than three years since the band last toured, and the rockers were beginning the hard work of rebirth with a new guitarist, Josh Klinghoffer....