| Apr 23, 2012
| 5:07 AM
Views of the Detroit Zoo will be seen in an upcoming feature film The Giant Mechanical Man, which debuts Monday at the Tribeca Film Festival.
According to the zoo's website, the scenes are set at a fictitious zoo, but Michigan movie goers may recognize...
| Apr 23, 2012
| 12:28 PM
I am sitting in the private theater of a showplace Westport, Connecticut home, watching a Blu-ray DVD of J.C. Chandor’s Margin Call on the large screen. My host, Stephen, who has cracked open some cold beers and provided a big bowl of potato chips,...
| Apr 26, 2012
| 9:53 AM
Police are looking for a woman wanted for stealing a large collection of precious gems valued at a reported half a million dollars from a man she slept with at a Manhattan hotel early last Tuesday.
According to a report in the New York Post, Erika...
| May 28, 2012
| 7:44 AM
Today's fashions were from:
1917 N. Damen Avenue
857 W. Armitage
1741 W. Division St.
1035 W. Madison
| May 22, 2012
| 8:25 AM
The rapper Curren$y tends to focus on a fairly specific set of lyrical topics -- planes, fast cars, hanging out at home, and a certain natural supplement that, when smoked, makes those planes fly a little higher, those cars drive a little slower, and that...
| May 25, 2012
| 8:07 AM
Big Idea, a popular local rock band from back in the 1990s, is about to climb back on stage for one night only.
The band -- original members Chris Leveille, Gregg Brooks, Raye Smith and Marc Pagan -- are reuniting for a show 9 p.m. Friday, June 1 at...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 9:41 AM
Pix11 attended an advance screening and reception at NYC's Tribeca Grand to celebrate the second season of their hit show "BRAXTON FAMILY VALUES," which premieres tomorrow on WE tv.
Gorgeous sisters Tamar, Trina, Towanda, Traci and mom "Miss E" were in...
| Dec 8, 2011
The G-8 and NATO summits being held in May in Chicago are expected to draw thousands of protesters, and Christie Hefner had heard that some local CEOs were being told by their senior staff to "get out of town" that week to avoid them.
The warnings were...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 5:57 AM
The problem with restaurants with a view is that their customers don't want them to change. We want to freeze them in time so we can always remember the big anniversaries, the bigger birthdays, the graduations and holidays exactly as they were celebrated....
| Jan 17, 2012
| 4:45 PM
Novelist Karl Taro Greenfeld is putting his Pacific Palisades home up for lease at $6,500 a month.
The Cape Cod-inspired single-story house, built in 1948, contains three bedrooms, two bathrooms and 2,000 square feet of living space. The gated writer's...
| Feb 2, 2012
Thousands of people in Illinois are considered long term unemployed, meaning out of work for six months or longer. Lourdes Duarte looks at a Chicago jobs program that offers new hope.
34 year old Del Phillips of Chicago has a masters degree, a decade...
| Feb 6, 2012
Wish your kids came with instructions? Well, that's why we've created "The Parent Handbook!" It's our week-long initiative to help parents raise smarter, healthier, all-around better children.
And we begin, before the birth -- with books and blogs,...