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  • Religious Institute urges support of gay teens on Coming Out Day

     
    The Religious Institute calls on the nation's clergy to speak out in support of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender teens and young adults in recognition of National Coming Out Day on Oct. 11 Jamey Rodemeyer, a 14-year-old boy who was subjected to ...
  • Sundance 2012: Melanie Lynskey looking for love in 'Hello'

     
    "Hello I Must Be Going" is a romantic comedy in the Sundance style, a little bit dark in places but sprinkled with plenty of caustic wit. The movie played well, but there were a smattering of early departures from some buyers from the Thursday evening...
  • St. Louis restaurant drops Albert Pujols' name, but statue stays

     
    The owners of the Pujols 5 Westport Grill in St. Louis, named after former Cardinals star and new Angels first baseman Albert Pujols, are dropping the slugger's name from the restaurant, but a larger-than-life-sized bronze statue of Pujols pointing to.......
  • 'Lola Versus' team turns their romantic baggage into films

     
    Daryl Wein and Zoe Lister-Jones, the twentysomethings behind the new offbeat romantic comedy “Lola Versus,” endured a yearlong, real-life breakup whose spirit they funneled into the movie. For the film, which opens in Los Angeles Friday and...
  • City of Santa Clarita gets AAA credit rating

     
    Santa Clarita gets credit rating upgrade: At a time when many California cities are facing major fiscal shortfalls, and even bankruptcy, Santa Clarita’s credit rating has been upgraded to AAA status--the highest score a municipality can receive&#...
  • Treating Your Bridesmaids Right

    Treating Your Bridesmaids Right
    Yes, the bride is traditionally the star of the show. But that ring on your finger doesn’t give you license to treat your wedding party like your personal minions. Many women in their twenties and thirties have a “bridesmaid horror story&...
  • Charges Filed in Drunk Driving Crash in Westport

    Charges Filed in Drunk Driving Crash in Westport
    Almost four months after a drunk driving crash nearly killed a 22-year-old Overland Park woman the suspected driver is facing charges. The suspected driver has been charged with a felony assault and DUI. It took prosecutors a while to file the charges...
  • Andre Kreft Makes Olive Cookies, and Red Onion Cookies and Lavender Cookies, and More

    Andre Kreft Makes Olive Cookies, and Red Onion Cookies and Lavender Cookies, and More
    Andre Kreft doesn't like cookies. But with Savor, his flavor-packed, imaginative line of shortbread cookies, he's created cookies even he can love. "I wanted to challenge the status quo of people's perceptions of what a cookie is," Kreft says. "I...
  • Christo and Jeanne-Claude Unveil Two New Projects in Westport

    Christo and Jeanne-Claude Unveil Two New Projects in Westport
    "The Mastaba, Project for the United Arab Emirates" and "Over the River, Project for the Arkansas River, State of Colorado" Christo and Jeanne-Claude's exhibition runs through Sept. 4. The Westport Arts Center, 51 Riverside Ave., Westport, (203) 222-...
  • Bridgeport's Bijou Theatre Finally Opens on July 7

    Bridgeport's Bijou Theatre Finally Opens on July 7
    Phil Kuchma is on the phone with the owner of the large parking garage across the street from Two Boots in downtown Bridgeport. The garage owner lives in California and at the moment, the place closes at 7pm. Kuchma is trying to convince them to stay open...
  • Minister Reaching Out to Gang Members in Tavern Service

    Minister Reaching Out to Gang Members in Tavern Service
    A former gang member turned church minister is teaming up with a south Kansas City nightclub to host church services inside the tavern as a way to end gang violence in what some are calling a radical approach to stopping street crime. Minister Marvin...
  • Records Beat In Latest Snow Storm

    Records Beat In Latest Snow Storm
    We woke up to much clearer skies Friday as the snow moves out. As that system leaves, the temperatures are dropping.  Some areas will see single digits. The moisture on the ground combined with the below freezing temperatures is a dangerous...