| Nov 21, 2012
| 9:32 PM
Whitney Houston's self-titled debut album joins 26 other recordings -- including AC/DC's "Back in Black" and Frank Sinatra's "New York, New York" -- in the Grammy Hall of Fame....
| Nov 26, 2012
| 4:25 PM
A version of a classic 1960s rock group recreated by two of its members and a recreation of a 1960s group of actors who also sang were just announced as the newest acts scheduled for Sands Bethlehem Event Center. Creedence......
| Dec 10, 2012
| 12:46 AM
Don Rickles at salute to Frank Sinatra at Cesear's Palace in Las Vegas....
| Jan 30, 2013
Almost on impulse, almost 35 years ago, Richard M. Walden and a friend rounded up six tons of relief supplies and a jet to ferry them to Vietnamese boat people in Malaysia. Thus was Operation California — now Operation USA — born. A Times...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 2:20 PM
As his old friend Frank Sinatra might have put it, it was a very good year for Chicago singer Frank D'Rone.
In April, D'Rone turned 80, and in June he overcame a series of health challenges to play a triumphant comeback engagement at the Jazz Showcase....
| Jul 23, 2012
| 10:19 AM
“You better get out of the Turtle Pond! You’re not allowed to swim there, and if you continue my dad’s going to make you get out!” Erica yelled from the doorway of her house at the swimmers in the man-made pond at the center of...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 4:46 AM
A big, bold restaurant name such as "Italian Red Sauce comes with a large personality in the form of owner Alfonso Ceparano. The hulk of a man, a New Yorker with the accent to prove it, roams the restaurant in a black suit shirt and tie as he chats with...
| Jul 21, 2012
| 4:20 PM
Hollywood has Musso & Frank Grill, and West Hollywood has that lovable old hussy, the Formosa Cafe. For a squinting glimpse of old Hollywood glamour, Burbank turns to the SmokeHouse.
It's a joint that's been serving up prime rib and iceberg wedges...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 9:05 AM
All of us at the Dallas Symphony Orchestra are shocked and saddened by the new this morning of the passing of Principal Pops Conductor Marvin Hamlisch.
Marvin was a consummate musician and composer who in many ways revolutionized theater music, film...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 11:59 AM
BELLEFONTE, Pa. -- When all was said and done, Jerry and Dottie Sandusky did not ask the judge for mercy.
They did not try to extol Jerry's virtues, list good deeds or express regret. Instead, they depicted the boys he sexually assaulted as ungrateful...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 10:10 AM
Paul Williams: Still Alive
July 27, Real Art Ways, 56 Arbor St., Hartford, (860) 232-1006, realartways.org
Most viewers will spend about 75 percent of Paul Williams: Still Alive hating Stephen Kessler. The film is a documentary about Williams, the...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 3:16 PM
Grace Lutheran book group
We are based at Grace Lutheran Church in Evanston and are a mixed-gender group.
We laugh a lot. When we were deciding whether to read "Loving Frank" (referring to architect Frank Lloyd Wright) by Nancy Horan, one man said, "I...