| May 1, 2011
A once-successful toy executive and family man suffering from depression begins communicating through a beaver hand puppet. With Mel Gibson, Jodie Foster and Anton Yelchin. Written by Kyle Killen. Directed by Foster. Summit...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 9:33 PM
No Kill Los Angeles, an advertising campaign, debuts this week. The coalition of local rescue leagues, led by Best Friends Animal Society and ad agency TBWA, hopes to dramatically reduce the number of healthy animals killed at L.A. city shelters....
| May 1, 2012
Washington is full of nerds. I know. I speak nerd, not fluently mind you, at least not anymore. But I certainly know more than a few phrases memorized from a Berlitz nerd-to-English phrase book. I can talk Dungeons & Dragons (both D&D and AD&D). I know...
| Mar 23, 2011
| 4:22 PM
The Chicago Dragons—the first predominantly gay men's rugby team in the Midwest—is looking for a few good men to learn the game of ruck, maul and scrum....
| Aug 29, 2011
| 4:22 PM
Beginning September 11th, a day for patriotism, football fans will bask in one of the greatest American traditions this country has ever seen—NFL Sundays. For 16 weeks, I will wake up on every Sunday and crawl from my bed to the couch to watch my...
| Aug 29, 2011
| 4:24 PM
Any person or organization that puts together rankings of any kind is taking on a tremendous task, with a great risk of backlash. The task and the backlash are multiplied when attempting to rate high school football teams in the......
| Sep 15, 2011
| 9:24 PM
The Harrisburg Patriot-News has started a new feature this season, compiling a high school football notebook from sportswriters across the state. I'm one of the writers who contributes notes each week. Here's the latest edition, which was passed along by....
| Aug 6, 2010
The Allen Eagles are a North Texas high school football powerhouse, which is why Head Coach Tom Westerberg is not worried that he doesn't have a starting quarterback yet.
Like the Southlake Carroll Dragons and the Trinity Trojans, the Allen Eagles have...
| Sep 1, 2010
Unlike every other sport in the IHSAA, it could truly be argued that football is the essential team game. All eleven parts of a unit must be working in perfect unison for a play to run smooth, because if one link breaks down, such as a missed assignment,...
| Aug 15, 2011
| 1:05 PM
The Hershey-Harrisburg Sports Market has been ranked the number 1 overall minor league sports market, according to the Sports Business Journal. York was ranked 131st, Lancaster 133rd.
It would be easy to label Hershey-Harrisburg's repeat No. 1 ranking in...
| Sep 2, 2011
| 9:13 PM
The heat was on the team in green and white on Friday night well after the blazing sun had set behind the opposing stands.
Whether natural or artificial light, Connor Simmons was making Pendleton Heights defenders sweat with an offensive barrage that...
| Sep 10, 2011
| 2:11 PM
Down 20-17 early in the fourth quarter, it looked as if the New Palestine Dragons seamlessly responded back with back-to-back touchdowns to close out a victory over Hoosier Heritage Conference rival Delta.
On the field, however, it was a much harder game...