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  • Easter services by the beach in Volusia

     
    One of the biggest draws to the beach on Easter weekend are the church services held on the beach. Some draw hundreds. Here's a listing of Easter services at the beach (listed by location from north to south): Ormond-by-the-Sea Sandra Drive – 6:30...
  • Katie Holmes, apology shocker! Settling 'drug shocker' lawsuit, Star tabloid says it's sorry

     
    Katie Holmes has settled her defamation lawsuit against Star magazine, which apologizes to the actress on the cover and inside its May 9 edition, and will donate to Holmes' Dizzy Feet Foundation. Star had insinuated on a January cover that Katie Holmes...
  • Former PBS station in Los Angeles sells studio to Church of Scientology

     
    Now it turns out that former PBS station KCET in Los Angeles has sold its production studio to the Church of Scientology. No amount was disclosed. KCET is in talks to move to another facility but will remain at its current location for a year....
  • Van Nuys office complex sells for $49.5 million

     
    A Calabasas real estate investment firm paid $49.5 million for Sherman Plaza, a two-building office complex in Van Nuys. Majestic Investments bought the 267,955-square-foot complex on 7 acres from Embarcadero Capital Partners, real estate broker Bob Safai...
  • Voice of Bart Simpson, suburban atheist debate Scientology in classroom

     
    Posted by Ray Long at 3:29 p.m. SPRINGFIELD --- Don’t have a cow, man, but it sounded a little like cartoon character Bart Simpson debating a well-known suburban atheist today at the Capitol on the topic of Scientology and the......
  • Obama speech text: Middle East has 'a choice between hate and hope'

     
    Obama addresses the Arab Spring and promises support for democratic reforms, both moral and financial....
  • Amy Adams joins P.S. Hoffman in Anderson’s ‘Scientology Movie’

     
    Paul Thomas Anderson's next film is about the inside workings of a religious cult led by a charismatic charlatan. Philip Seymour Hoffman is slated to star, and the shorthand version of the project has long been “It's kind of about Scientology and L....
  • Pocono Raceway Festival to offer Blue Oyster Cult on Saturday

     
    The crowd at the main stage at Stroudsburg's Pocono raceway Festival Pocono Raceway Festival will return to take over downtown Stroudsburg on Saturday, much as Godzilla returned to take over Tokyo. What’s the conncection? Well, the festival...
  • SYRIA: Out of fear and for personal gain, some still cling to regime

     
    As some Syrians disseminate what they say is video of uprisings and state brutality in the face of the ongoing protests, others show a continued loyalty to the regime led by President Bashar Assad. Some Western diplomats in Damascus say......
  • Music Box: Now with even more cult classics

     
    RedEye spoke with Scott Tobias about his column, host of the theater's New Cult Canon series, about the latest cult classics and how Quentin Tarantino is a hero....
  • Critic's Notebook: A midyear look at some of the best music of 2011 (so far)

     
    It doesn’t make sense in 2011 to try and count the number of CDs released because doing so is only one measure of the volume. Toss in mixtapes, thumb drives, vinyl, Bandcamp pages, Twitter links to Mediasphere downloads, streams, rips,......
  • EGYPT: Draft laws for mosques and churches face criticism

     
    Although new laws regulating the construction of houses of worship have been sought by politicians and human rights advocates long before the Jan. 25 revolution, there has been little progress toward passing such regulations. A draft law proposes that...