| Jan 17, 2014
| 5:29 PM
Running off at the typewriter …
Why would Florida State defensive coordinator Jeremy Pruitt leave the Seminoles after one season — and a national-championship season at that — to make a lateral move to Georgia? Hard to figure, but one...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 7:40 AM
If you want to remember Russell Johnson of "Gilligan's Island" and Dave Madden of "The Partridge Family," television will be offering marathons of both sitcoms.
Both actors died Thursday.
Johnson, 89, passed away at his home in Bainbridge Island,...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 9:53 PM
Russell Johnson's fateful trip started with a three-hour tour in 1964 and lasted the rest of his life.
A handsome war veteran who grew up in a Philadelphia orphanage, Johnson spent 14 years playing bad guys in TV and movie westerns. Then he...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 11:25 AM
Russell Johnson, the actor best known for playing the Professor on the sitcom hit "Gilligan's Island," died Thursday at age 89.
The main joke about the Professor, one of the seven castaways stuck on the tropical island somewhere in the Pacific, was that...
| Apr 27, 2012
| 4:36 PM
"30 Rock" went live again on Thursday night, but the thing most people are talking about is guest star Jon Hamm appearing in black face for the show. Some viewers thought Jon Hamm in black face was one of the funniest things the series has ever done,...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 3:43 PM
Carol Szynal last heard from her ex-husband Gary Brown on Monday, in a text message about how much he was looking forward to a vacation in San Francisco.
A day later, Brown and a woman who shared a West Rogers Park apartment were found stabbed to death...
| Jun 22, 2012
| 2:40 PM
On a 90 degree day, the last thing you'd expect anyone to be doing is yard work, but a group of young people in Lynchburg had no problem working outside.
"If you want to change something, you've got to get up and do it yourself," said Alana Andreorio,...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 7:15 PM
ESCONDIDO, Calif. - Patriot Guard Riders honored a wounded warrior Wednesday as he arrived in San Diego and traveled to his new treatment facility in Escondido.
The diverse group of motorcyclists escorted Army Sgt. Anson Curry's ambulance from Brown...
| Feb 3, 2013
| 6:22 PM
In the beginning of the 1800s and earlier, women were not allowed to perform music and female composers were a rarity.
If female composers got any recognition, their works were attributed to men or published under male pseudonyms.
Those composers got...
| Jan 6, 2013
| 4:16 PM
Virginia J. "Ginny" Goslin, 92, of Hagerstown, Md., passed away Friday, Jan. 4, 2013, surrounded by her daughter and granddaughters.
She was born Aug. 29, 1920, in Hagerstown.
Virginia was the daughter of the late Robert F. and Anna M. Butts Johnson....
| Dec 27, 2012
| 7:56 PM
Alfred Hitchcock was once quoted as saying, "I enjoy playing the audience like a piano." And so does Eileen Jeanette.
The vice president of artistic and orchestra operations for the Pacific Symphony keeps a keen eye on how many people have bought...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 7:26 AM
Smith Mountain Lake residents came out in force Wednesday night, and they wanted answers about why the lake's level is so low.
It was a packed house at Trinity Ecumenical Church tonight -- but not for worship --- it was filled with Smith Mountain Lake...