| May 25, 2012
| 11:30 AM
"The Hunchback of Notre Dame"
The Old Opera House 2012 Summer Youth production will host auditions for the musical version of Victor Hugo's "The Hunchback of Notre Dame" at 6 p.m. Thursday, June 7, and June 8, at the theater, 204 N. George St., Charles...
| Aug 1, 2012
When you make a cult favorite comedy like Broken Lizard’s “Super Troopers,” it’s probably inevitable that you’ll get out of a speeding ticket or two.
“[Co-star Steve Lemme] was going like 120 miles an hour, and the cop...
| Jun 17, 2012
To the casual passerby, there's nothing remarkable about the 120,000-square-foot former printing plant fronting a sun-baked stretch of Vanowen Street in North Hollywood. There's nothing to indicate that, just beyond the double doors, gangsters are earning...
| Aug 5, 2012
| 8:32 PM
“I’m a volunteer at Hagerstown Community College, and recently I went over to help with the garden planting and mulching, and I was so impressed with the staff at the community college, especially Ed, the man who takes care of all the...
| Jun 3, 2012
| 9:45 PM
WASHINGTON--Now that a North Carolina jury has ruled that former Sen. John Edwards is not a crook, at least in terms of misusing campaign contributions, he is free to go on conning his fellow citizens that he remains an instrument of The Almighty to serve...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 9:55 PM
Paul Newman was Harvey Weinstein's Westport, Conn., neighbor. The kind of neighbor who stops by just to drop off a loaf of bread. As Weinstein remembers it, "So Paul called me one day and said, 'Come on up to the camp.' I said, 'How far is it?' Paul said,...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 12:39 PM
Guess who made about $202.4 million in 2009?
Probably not you, unless you happen to be among the 400 richest tax filers in the nation who shelled out $41 million dollars each!
While we’d all love to be rolling around in piles of cash, those who...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 12:31 PM
Starz is ramping up its promotions for the April 12 premiere of "Da Vinci's Demons," its reimagining of Leonardo Da Vinci's exploits as 20something artist-inventor-adventurer about town.
The network on Wednesday released the "Coins Teaser" above and a...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 11:02 PM
If you were one of the 33 million Americans that watched at least part of the State of the Union address, you were unlikely to have been surprised at what you heard. The speech was all that we have come to expect of this president. More flowery words,...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 7:13 AM
The Dolphins are moving fast and furious to raid the public till for improvements to their private stadium, saying they need funding secured by the NFL owners meetings in May to land Super Bowl 50 or 51.
The team cleared its first hurdle in...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 4:21 PM
The Dolphins are moving quickly to raid the public till for improvements to their private stadium, and the part that I can't get past — the part that strikes me as most perverse — is a $90 million state tax subsidy.
The Dolphins want to...
| Jan 20, 2013
Long before Notre Dame football star Manti Te'o said he was duped by an imaginary Internet girlfriend, Joseph "Yellow Kid" Weil was plucking the gullible. A regular entry on Chicago police blotters in the first half of the 20th century, Weil was dubbed...