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  • Short Film Fest For Kids At Real Art Ways

    Short Film Fest For Kids At Real Art Ways
    Real Art Ways, 56 Arbor St., Hartford, hosts a festival of short films from the New York International Children's Film Festival continues daily through April 20. Each day of the festival features two hourlong programs of shorts films, a mix of English,...
  • Tree Ferns Are Everywhere - Maybe We Can Grow A Few Too

    Tree Ferns Are Everywhere - Maybe We Can Grow A Few Too
    Residents call it the bush, but we are more likely to refer to this thicket of trees, vines and other greenery as a forest. One plant that fills much of the tropical bush is the tree fern. It was unclear how many different types were present but some were...
  • New Zealand new car registrations rebound strongly in March: NZTA

    WELLINGTON (Reuters) - The number of new cars registered in New Zealand rose 21.6 percent in March after a sharp dip the month before, reflecting solid consumer activity, official data showed on Friday. The number of new cars registered last month was...
  • Director Peter Jackson's jet joins search for Malaysia Airlines plane

    Director Peter Jackson's jet joins search for Malaysia Airlines plane
    BEIJING -- Peter Jackson, the director of the “Lord of the Rings” and “The Hobbit” film series, has lent his personal Gulfstream jet to the team searching for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, Radio New Zealand reported....
  • Olympic champion Adams expected life ban for Ostapchuk

    WELLINGTON (Reuters) - Olympic shotput champion Valerie Adams had expected her former rival Nadzeya Ostapchuk to get a life ban for doping offences that saw her stripped of the London Olympics and 2005 world championships gold medals, the New Zealander'...
  • New Zealand warns players about tough betting penalties

    WELLINGTON (Reuters) - The International Rugby Board's new stringent anti-corruption regulations are ways to stamp out illicit behavior in future rather than fight any current systemic corruption in the game, the sport's governing body in New Zealand said...
  • New Zealand shifts focus to goals after Glasgow

    WELLINGTON (Reuters) - Athletics New Zealand's high performance director Scott Goodman is looking forward to the Commonwealth Games but admits his focus has already shifted to next year's world championships and the 2016 Rio Olympics. The Commonwealth...
  • Walsh stands tallest among New Zealand shot put giants

    WELLINGTON (Reuters) - World indoors bronze medallist Tom Walsh will snap back to reality next week but not before he has a few days to soak up the thrill of winning his 'Goliath v Goliath' shot put battle at the New Zealand athletics championships on...
  • Debris spotted from aircraft could be from missing Malaysian plane

    Debris spotted from aircraft could be from missing Malaysian plane
    BEIJING – Aircraft flying off the coast of Australia on Friday reported their first sightings of debris that could have come from the long-missing Malaysia Airlines flight 370. Although satellite imagery has captured possible debris, it was the...
  • CHICAGO IMPROV FESTIVAL: Complete 2014 schedule of shows

    CHICAGO IMPROV FESTIVAL: Complete 2014 schedule of shows
    17TH ANNUAL CHICAGO IMPROV FESTIVAL SCHEDULE Information is from an advance schedule from CIF and is subject to change. MONDAY, MARCH 31 Stage 773 - The Pro Stage CIF 17’s Opening Night “Best of Chicago Improv” ... 8 p.m., $15...
  • Where Films Shoot, Tourist Dollars Follow

    Can terrorism promote tourism? If the terrorism is on TV, the answer is yes. The revived Fox series "24: Live Another Day" is shooting all 12 of its episodes in London through June, and although the Kiefer Sutherland starrer portrays the British...
  • NZ Film Commission Quits Sales Business

    HONG KONG - The New Zealand Film Commission is to end its role as sales agent with effect from the end of the month. The NZFC -- which is New Zealand's primary film funding body, not a location attraction outfit as its name might suggest - will no longer...