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  • About Tom Yantz

    My first set of golf clubs was a sawed-off set of my dad's. I remember playing all day for $1.50 -- 36 holes at least - at Edgewood Golf Club in Cromwell, the current site of the Travelers Championship. If I wasn't playing, a great day would be making...
  • Mayor Ballard dedicates bridge to Medal of Honor recipients Wednesday

    Mayor Ballard dedicates bridge to Medal of Honor recipients Wednesday
    Mayor Greg Ballard declared Wednesday ‘Medal of Honor Bridge Day.’    The mayor, along with Sgt. Sammy Davis, dedicated the bridge over the White River to Medal of Honor recipients. Congressional Medal of Honor recipients gathered at the...
  • A few words with ... Zooey Deschanel, Darlene Love and Dr. Travis Taylor

    Zooey Deschanel of "New Girl" on Fox Q: What initially told you that "New Girl" was something you'd like to do, potentially for a long time? A: (Series creator) Liz Meriwether and I have a special sort of weird connection. The stuff she writes, I really...
  • Oscars 2012: An effort to be inclusive

    With open arms, the Oscars welcomed diversity back to its ceremony, but the embrace turned out to be more awkward than warm. Last year's Academy Awards were roundly criticized by several observers for its notable lack of diversity. Actor Samuel L....
  • Gayle on the Go for Saturday, July 28

    Saturday @7p.m. The Steppers Ball The Centre @ Sycamore Plaza 5000 Clark Avenue Lakewood 310 800 0453 www.CelebritySteppers.com Can you Chicago Step? You don't know what I'm talking about? Then you might want to step on over to the Chicago Steppers...
  • A different, less expensive side of Las Vegas

    -------------------- FOR THE RECORD: Las Vegas: An article in Sunday's Travel section about attractions off the Las Vegas Strip said the Peppermill Inn was two miles from the Strip. The lounge is on the Strip. — -------------------- Let's face...
  • 'I Used to Be Somebody' by Bob Wynn as told to Tom O'Connell & Johanna Miller

    'I Used to Be Somebody' by Bob Wynn as told to Tom O'Connell & Johanna Miller
    This book crossed my desk with a self-deprecating letter in which the 77-year-old author doubted very highly that anyone actually cared about his 40-plus years producing and directing television shows and extravaganzas for NBC, ABC, CBS and PBS. A...
  • 'Robin and the 7 Hoods' revives Cahn and Van Heusen tunes

    'Robin and the 7 Hoods' revives Cahn and Van Heusen tunes
    Of the following fabled songwriting teams of the 20th century, which won three Oscars, garnered eight Oscar nominations, but never won a Tony? A) Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II. B) George and Ira Gershwin. C) Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick...
  • Invested in that '70s look

    Invested in that '70s look
    If the only place for the word "vest" in your wardrobe is right after the word "bulletproof," it's time to reconsider. The three-piece suit's under-appreciated third piece has been pulled from the back of the closet and put into play as part of the...
  • 'Betty' is leaving her cocoon

    'Betty' is leaving her cocoon
    "Ugly Betty" star America Ferrera is losing the braces, wrapping up her role on the ABC sitcom and moving on. The actress, who plays a fashion-challenged editor at a style magazine, is relocating to New York for career reasons. She has listed her...
  • William Gibson dies at 94; Tony Award-winning playwright was best known for 'The Miracle Worker'

    William Gibson, 94, a Tony Award-winning playwright best known for "The Miracle Worker," the inspirational story of Helen Keller and her teacher Anne Sullivan, died Tuesday at his home in Stockbridge, Mass. The family did not disclose the cause of death....
  • Leonore Annenberg dies at 91; philanthropist, widow of publishing magnate

    Leonore Annenberg dies at 91; philanthropist, widow of publishing magnate
    Leonore Annenberg, a major patron of the arts, science and education who was the billionaire widow of publishing magnate Walter Annenberg, has died. She was 91. Annenberg, who served briefly as President Reagan's chief of protocol, died early Thursday of...