| May 1, 2012
| 1:43 PM
PORTLAND, Ore. — With a new Mark Rothko retrospective (and some even more eye-catching surprises) at the Portland Art Museum, Portland has plenty of visual-arts stimulation to offer — as well as music, dance, theater, literary happenings and...
| May 5, 2012
| 6:05 PM
“I feel so famous with all these adoring parents,” Carly Whiteman said before launching into “Moonglow” at the Peter Buys Band Shell at City Park in Hagerstown.
The senior at the Barbara Ingram School for the Arts performed her...
| May 9, 2012
| 12:25 PM
National Train Day
National Train Day from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 12 in Rockwood. Celebrate trains with model train displays, entertainment, prize raffles, children’s activities, crafts, food, a community yard sale, horseshoe pitching contest, child...
| May 16, 2012
| 11:24 AM
River and Wind
The Salvation Army — Somerset Service Center, 11th Annual River & Wind Challenge, June 2, a 22 mile bike ride or 62 mile bike ride on the Great Allegheny Passage. Participants will receive a T-shirt, meals, snacks and an award. 814-...
| May 23, 2012
| 1:14 PM
Ride with a Cause
The 3rd annual Ride With A Cause, an annual motorcycle ride and community picnic, in memory of Mary Gindlesperger, June 2 proceeds go to a family in the area that has been affected by Alzheimer’s. Food, entertainment by Keystone...
| May 30, 2012
| 12:12 PM
The National Road Chainsaw Carving Festival in Addison is June 14-16. Fifty chainsaw carvers works for purchase or auction. 814-395-3469. carvingfest.confluencelions.org.
The New Centerville & Rural VFD will be having...
| Jun 23, 2012
| 2:44 PM
LAKE BUENA VISTA — Deep in the heart of make-believe magic, Brooks Johnson is delving into the political philosophy of Vladimir Ilyich Lenin and the Russian Revolution. You can almost hear Mickey Mouse in his high-pitched voice screaming, "Oh,...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 7:27 AM
BAY VIEW -- Straight from Detroit, the Eisenhower Dance Ensemble brings its award-winning show, Motown in Motion, to Bay View's Hall auditorium on Saturday, June 30, for an unforgettable performance beginning at 8 p.m.
The Eisenhower Dance Ensemble,...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 1:32 PM
Spam just had a big birthday! On Thursday, the infamous spiced ham turned 75.
Hormel's aluminum tub of processed mystery meat has quite a legacy. It fed our troops during World War II and decades later and it`s still being reinvented (see new spokes-...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 10:47 AM
Jay-Z, Sonic Youth, Guns N' Roses, Ghostface Killah, Slayer, Prince, the Rolling Stones, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Britney Spears, The New Pornographers, Mobb Deep, Black Sabbath, Led Zeppelin, Prefab Sprout, Pink, The Beatles, Van Halen, Big Star, Bob Dylan,...
| Jul 18, 2012
Deep Purple keyboard player
Jon Lord, 71, a British keyboardist for Deep Purple and Whitesnake, died in London on Monday of a pulmonary embolism after a battle with pancreatic cancer, said a statement on his official website.
| Apr 21, 2012
| 5:11 PM
A schools superintendent, a retired teacher, an NAACP officer and a gold medal-winning Olympian were honored Saturday by the Delta Sigma Theta Sorority’s Eastern Panhandle Alumnae Chapter.
Four high school seniors from both counties also were...