| Jun 6, 2012
| 4:39 PM
Do "The Illustrated Man," "The Martian Chronicles" or "Dandelion Wine" merit a new film? Ray Bradbury's stories were often turned into movies or TV shows....
| Feb 16, 2012
| 4:38 PM
Screenings of Oscar-nominated shorts and documentary films highlight the week....
| Feb 10, 2012
| 10:54 AM
'The Dead Celebrity Cookbook' and the history of fatty cooking....
| Feb 17, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Palm Springs Art Museum shows swimming pool as symbols of dreams and reality in a show called "Backyard Oasis: The Swimming Pool in Southern California Photography."...
| Dec 29, 2011
| 4:34 PM
UCLA's First Century is the focus of a coffee-table book packed with historic photographs....
| Dec 23, 2011
| 10:57 AM
Year-ending memories include those of people who made marks in entertainment before passing. In 2011, they included a significant number of behind-the-scenes talents whose television efforts endure. Andy Rooney: It's a sad irony that the pundit's death...
| 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...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 8:00 AM
WASHINGTON -- An array of talents was on display Sunday at the Kennedy Center Honors gala where President Barack Obama toasted the lifetime achievements of an iconic ballerina, a famed comedian, a timeless actor and two chart-topping musical acts.
| Aug 10, 2012
Dale Olson, an elder statesman of the Hollywood publicity corps whose assignments over a four-decade career included representing Rock Hudson during the last months of the actor's struggle with AIDS, died Thursday of complications of liver cancer. He...
| Aug 19, 2012
There's been a lot of beard news to comb through this summer: Egypt elected Mohammed Morsi, its first bearded president. In Ohio, the big news is a series of beard- and hair-cutting attacks by Amish people against fellow Amish. Meanwhile, entertainment...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 2:57 PM
Editor's note: This is part of an occasional series of profiles of local restaurant chefs.
Kelly Fitzgerald has a pretty impressive chef's resume. He's worked at upscale hotel restaurants in Washington, D.C., and New York City and prepared food for...
| May 23, 2012
| 3:58 PM
Liberace, Rock Hudson, and Ryan White are three names associated with AIDS.
Since the 1980's, 600,000 people have died of AIDS, but you don't hear much about it these days.
The scary reality is that there is no cure and the number of new HIV cases is...