| Sep 5, 2013
| 7:47 AM
Theatre at the Center, the Equity company, in Munster, Ind., said Thursday it will stage the world premiere of a new musical based on the TV show "The Beverly Hillbillies."
Part of the 2014 season, "The Beverly Hillbillies: The Musical" (adapted from...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Reality TV is experiencing something of a "Mad Men" moment, with bandannas and iced tea in place of fedoras and highballs.
Last week, the Season 4 premiere of "Duck Dynasty" drew nearly 12 million viewers, making A&E's celebration of backwoods Alabama...
| Aug 18, 2013
| 5:26 AM
"It wasn’t a very sophisticated operation, but they were producing, distributing, and selling illegal moonshine in the area,” said Sheriff Grady Judd, according to a news release from the Polk County Sheriff's Office.
Nonetheless, Granny from...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 9:06 AM
Yes, yes, yes, even in this pause before the onslaught of the fall, there is plenty of scripted TV not in repeats and certainly, you should all still be watching the Three Bs--"Broadchurch," "Borgen" and "Breaking Bad." But everyone needs a change of...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 10:00 AM
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — The Indiana Department of Natural Resources has not announced when this fall's duck hunting season begins. Typically, the season opens near the third week of October, so we're still a good two months away before Daffy,...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 10:30 AM
ABC announced Thursday that two stars from A&E's "Duck Dynasty" would make their "acting debut" on the sitcom "Last Man Standing" in September, which only goes to demonstrate that whoever wrote the press release A) has never actually watched "Duck...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 12:30 PM
By my estimation, this is the fourth or fifth time in my career I've written a piece pointing out how the numbers that emerge around TV's annual "upfront" season are not to be trusted. Those may be the only reliable figures in this entire article.
| Jul 26, 2013
| 10:45 AM
In 1943, George Barris was a high school senior in northern California, still years away from designing custom cars like his original Batmobile for the 1960s Batman television series.
As Barris approached graduation, his San Juan High School principal...
| Jul 24, 2013
The annual Downtown Burbank Car Classic is ready to shift into high gear on Saturday with this year's event featuring a Red Carpet Expo with celebrity cars from the Petersen Museum and Warner Bros.
The event will be held from 3 to 9 p.m. and cars will...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 8:30 PM
It's a gimmick, of course -- and a completely unnecessary one at that -- that the premiere of "Here Comes Honey Boo Boo" incorporates a "Watch 'n Sniff" stunt, with a half-dozen nondescript smells available via cards being distributed in conjunction...
| Jul 4, 2013
| 2:37 PM
A man's body was found in a riverbed in Pico Rivera on Thursday morning, but it was not immediately clear how he died or whether foul play was involved.
A passerby found the body about 9:50 a.m. near the San Gabriel River pathway, about 75 yards south...
| Jul 4, 2013
| 11:54 AM
Days after Eric Hough adopted a pit bull, he took him to Yosemite, unhooked his leash and walked about 50 yards away. Then he turned toward his pet and asked him a question: did he want to go off on his own or stay with him?
“He just got a huge...