| Nov 16, 2010
| 7:22 PM
For Glendale resident Douglas Rogers, life took an animated turn in 1998 when he was hired as art director for "Shrek."
"I had come to Los Angeles to do 'Othello' at the Shakespeare Festival. Jeffrey Katzenburg (producer of 'Shrek' and DreamWorks...
| Dec 18, 2010
| 8:49 AM
EAGLE ROCK ( KTLA) -- An elderly man living in "packrat conditions" was killed in a house fire in Eagle Rock Friday night.
Firefighters were called to the house on E. Stratford Road at 5 p.m.
When they arrived, they say the house was engulfed in flames....
| Apr 26, 2011
| 2:03 PM
Meriden Daffodil Festival
April 30 and May 1, Hubbard Park, 199 Notch Road, Meriden, (203) 630-4259, daffodilfest.com
There's nothing else quite like it: a weekend-long, all-local music festival, featuring the best and most popular rock musicians in...
| May 3, 2011
| 9:28 AM
1st) Sundaze Tanning
The glow of a good tan is undeniably appealing. "People look better and feel better with a tan," says Shannon Whipple, co-owner of Sundaze. Entire bridal parties come in for a pre-wedding air-brush tanning, a sunless tan that is...
| May 3, 2011
| 9:35 AM
1st) Posh Nails
Manicures and pedicures are affordable luxuries that can make you feel better about the way you look. The folks at Posh Nail & Spa, in both Westport (next to Whole Foods) and Southport (next to SBC), provides these services, but they know...
| May 3, 2011
| 4:56 PM
1st) Action Sports
"If you plan on swooshing down the slopes this winter you’ll probably want to stop by Action Sports. Not only do they have the best selection of classic ski and snowboard equipment, they are also up-to-date on the newest trends....
| May 6, 2011
| 9:38 AM
1st) Media Wave
When Dr. Philip Eliasoph needed films for a class on Jewish cinema that he was teaching at Fairfield University, he turned to Paul Jordanopoulos, owner of Media Wave Video in Fairfield. And the professor isn’t alone. Film fans have...
| May 8, 2011
| 8:00 PM
Darko Tresnjak, a theater director known for his work with Shakespeare, world classics and the rediscovery of neglected plays, is expected to be named the new artistic director of Hartford Stage when the board votes Monday morning. He will succeed Michael...
| Jan 1, 2011
| 5:12 AM
Flu has reached widespread levels in parts of Virginia, the state health department said Thursday, but local emergency departments aren't reporting a spike.
"We've seen just very few cases," said Dr. Geofrey Nochimson, medical director of the emergency...
| Jul 26, 2010
When the big studios commit big bucks on their big franchises, the list of directors deemed equal to the task suddenly can grow very small.
FOR THE RECORD:
New directors: An article in Monday's Calendar section about studios'...
| Jul 30, 2010
| 6:41 PM
Before the morning rush hour Friday, firefighters from as far away as western Canada began gathering downtown, for back-to-back funerals for two city fire officers killed in a house fire July 24.
"We're volunteers but we just had to come," said Deb...
| Jan 4, 2011
| 9:09 AM
March 4, 1959 - December 27, 2010
Beloved special son of John E. and Mary E. Wagner of Glendale, CA. Dearly loved brother to Patrick (Debbie) Wagner, Terry (James) Middlebrook, Nancy (Dennis) Baker, James (Joan) Wagner, Mary Ellen (Chris) Blakey,...