| Jul 8, 2011
| 7:11 AM
Kori Gardner and Jason Hammel make up the duo Mates of State, a modern pop band that delivers sunny melodies that won't blind you with stupidity. Their music would be perfect for radio -- except that modern radio, commercial seems intent on fending off...
| Nov 23, 2011
Neil Diamond takes his greatest hits on the road in highly-anticipated 2012 North American summer tour
Rock and Pop Icon Neil Diamond, a 2011 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductee and 2011 Kennedy Center Honoree, will take his greatest hits on the road...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 1:16 PM
The Walmart Foundation distributed more than $20 million dollars to six nonprofit organizations around the nation in an effort to provide meals, learning programs and summer jobs to the elementary, middle and high school students.
“Summer is a...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 6:55 PM
Brian Thornton and David Smith, both former UC Irvine standouts, have been named to the U.S. Olympic men's volleyball team, pending approval from the U.S. Olympic Committee.
Upon approval, Thornton and Smith along with the rest of the nominated team...
| Aug 10, 2011
| 9:05 AM
Virginia's own Chris Brown will play Virginia Beach on Oct. 9 according to a press release issued today, Aug. 10. The R&B-pop singer who has rebounded from personal troubles to once again make smash hit tunes will launch his "F.A.M.E." tour Sept. 12 in...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 8:08 AM
One of the Baby Boomer generation's favorite American bands will play Portsmouth in July, concert promoters announced. Crosby, Stills & Nash will perform at the nTelos amphitheter Saturday, July 7. Tickets go on sale 10 a.m. March 30.
The Portsmouth show...
| Sep 17, 2011
| 4:14 AM
It's hard to get a handle on the London rock band Noah and the Whale. Just when you think you've figured out what they're up to, they change.
On the band's 2008 debut album "Peaceful, The World Lays Me Down" Charlie Fink and friends gave us tuneful...
| Oct 11, 2011
| 3:41 PM
Cook County sheriff’s officers and police in Aurora and Elgin took part in a nationwide prostitution sting over the Columbus Day weekend that netted more than 200 arrests – most of which were of men soliciting sex acts, authorities announced...
| Oct 15, 2011
| 5:06 PM
When Willie Ross returned to his South Chicago home one day in March after cashing his retirement check and buying groceries, two men took advantage of an unlocked door, burst into his home and beat up Ross and his wife.
Today, weeks after Ross died Aug....
| Apr 10, 2012
| 3:55 PM
WASHINGTON, DC -- A former private school teacher and camp counselor facing child pornography charges was added to the FBI's Ten Most Wanted Fugitives list Tuesday.
Eric Justin Toth, also known as David Bussone, was a third grade teacher at the...
| Apr 11, 2012
5:30 - 9 a.m. Jonathon Brandmeier
6:40 a.m. Johnny B visits with one of the organizers of Baconfest.
9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Mike McConnell
9:35 a.m. It’s tax time and many will be writing a check to the state of Illinois today. Mike McConnell...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 12:56 PM
I guess it was inevitable that one day music fans would get nostalgic about radio rock of the 1990s. Everclear, Sugar Ray and Gin Blossoms are on the road together this summer.
I'd say that day has arrived.
The first Summerland Tour features those bands...