| Mar 22, 2012
| 7:43 AM
The Texas Tenors, who have appeared on America’s Got Talent, will perform for the patrons of the Arcadia Theater, 1418 Graham Avenue in Windber, on Sunday, March 25, at 8 p.m.
The trio, comprised of Marcus Collins, JC Fisher and John Hagen,...
| Apr 1, 2012
| 6:21 AM
Editor's note: The If You Go box has been updated on Wednesday, April 4
Dreams really do come true.
The Texas Tenors are living proof.
Marcus Collins, JC Fisher and John Hagen will take The Maryland Theatre stage with the Maryland Symphony Orchestra...
| Jan 7, 2012
Much as we like to boast about Chicago's long roster of homegrown comedic talents (insert meaningful nod in the direction of Tina Fey and Stephen Colbert), audiences can sometimes forget how deep the local bench is at any given moment. But then every...
| Jan 11, 2012
| 4:14 PM
I thought it was clever that the teen comedy Easy A had the kids in class reading The Scarlett Letter – as a real life version of that was happening to the characters. For a short time, this movie seemed to be loosely based on Edgar Allan Poe’...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 1:55 PM
“I bring the people and places of America to life through song,” Dabbs said.
Many of his songs are inspired by the Johnstown area, such as The Day the Rumors Came True, a haunting tale of the Great Johnstown Flood of 1889, or Cambria Bells,...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 2:31 PM
Fifteen years after John Denver's death in a plane crash, ATO Records announced Wednesday that it was preparing a tribute album to the late singer-songwriter best known for gentle folk-pop hits such as "Rocky Mountain High" and "Take Me Home, Country...
| May 8, 2012
Digby Wolfe, an Emmy Award-winning comedy writer who helped producer George Schlatter develop "Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In," a landmark TV series that became an overnight sensation in the late 1960s, has died. He was 82.
Wolfe, who later became a professor...
| May 8, 2012
| 1:05 AM
It all started with my dad two weeks ago when he turned 90.
On Friday, my uncle turned 75. Then a cousin turned 60 Saturday. This week, another cousin turned 50.
Believe it or not, the Papendick family is aging right before my eyes.
I have a long-...
| May 11, 2012
| 7:42 AM
Plácido Domingo, the world's greatest living tenor, has bestowed his admiration on Lady Gaga, arguably the world's biggest pop star.
In an interview that recently ran in the British tabloid the Daily Mail, Domingo said he believes "Lady Gaga has a very...
| May 11, 2012
| 7:31 AM
Peter Norman Battiste, 68, passed away May 7, 2012, at Grandvue Medical Care Facility in East Jordan, listening to his favorite John Denver music.
A memorial service will take place at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 9, at the Presbyterian Church, 401 S. Park St.,...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 10:15 AM
Fall in Fairfield County looks and behaves differently this year. You could call it artistic license, in the way that there are hunting seasons with special licenses for rare game.
The season is a fantastical odyssey designed to upend expectations at...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 4:50 PM
The Volvo XC70 is the quintessential station wagon, the most "Volvo-like" Volvo on the road today. Having one parked in my driveway takes me back to my childhood — riding to and from school in a wood-paneled station wagon, dressed in my finest...