| Apr 15, 2012
Throughout his 40-plus-year career, actor Michael Douglas personified the modern male in film, as a sensitive youth rebelling against authority, as a middle-aged man grappling with problems of marriage, career and changing times, and as an older adult,...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 3:59 AM
Rachel Jett to lead the National Theater Institute (NTI), the accredited program for college students at the Eugene O'Neill Theater Center at Waterford as its new artistic director.
Jett will provide oversight and vision for the program, teach in the...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 4:20 PM
William Warren "Pepe" Renner, 75, of Hagerstown, died Tuesday, March 20, 2012, at his home.
Born Sept. 23, 1936, in Hagerstown, he was the son of the late Harry David Renner and Marie Virginia (Swain) Lorshbaugh.
He was a 1954 graduate of Hagerstown...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Aberdeen: Mass of Christian burial for Henry “Harry” Jasinski, E.d.D., 84, of Aberdeen will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, March 23, 2012, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 502 Second Ave. S.E., in Aberdeen, with Father Shane Stevens officiating.
| Apr 6, 2012
| 11:15 PM
Playwright Anne Commire wrote about subjects certain to make her audience squirm, repeatedly confronting what she called "the breaking points of women."
"The idea of someone who's continuously being pushed to the edge is what fascinates me," she once...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 8:30 AM
Score one for Connecticut bike geeks, rail-trail dudes and nature freaks, who appear to have foiled an attempt to roll back lawsuit protections for cities, towns and quasi-public recreational land owners.
"For at least this session, it appears to be...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 11:16 AM
Three graduate student plays from the Yale School of Drama are selected for the seventh annual Carlotta Festival of New Plays, May 4 to 12 at the Iseman Theater,1156 Chapel St,, New Haven. The plays will run in repertory with 12 performances over nine...
| May 22, 2012
| 1:57 PM
Al-Anon is a support group comprised of persons whose lives have been affected by someone else’s drinking. It’s sole purpose is to help the families and friends of problem drinkers. For information in St. Joseph, LaPorte, Marshall and Starke...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 5:00 AM
A Spring Theater preview? But doesn't the regular theater season end in May?
For some of the state's half-dozen major regional theaters, that's true. Others, which follow a spring-to-winter schedule instead of the academic-year calendar preferred in...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 10:08 PM
Were South Dakota voters to approve a one-cent sales tax increase next month to better fund education, the expected $180 million that would be raised would be split between K-12 education and Medicaid programs, Daugaard said. The state will have to...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 9:33 AM
You can't help but feel the maternal touch of Phylicia Rashad.
She exudes warmth, calm and centeredness that brings to mind ideal qualities of a mom. Her voice is honeyed and clear, her answers are specific and instructional, and when she says, "Oh,...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 11:25 AM
It was a balmy “Evening of Wine and Roses.” Glendale Memorial Hospital and Health Center celebrated the 25th anniversary of their annual fundraiser. On Oct. 7, more than 600 supporters walked the red carpet toward the hospital’s patio...