| 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...
| 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....
| Sep 12, 2012
| 10:12 AM
organization: Dallas VideoFest
date: Sept 27-30
address: DMA 1717 N Harwood Dallas, TX 75201
VideoFest is marking its 25th anniversary this September by returning to its roots, bringing the programming back to the Dallas Museum of Art. Five of the...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 12:57 PM
Social Media Week is fast approaching--Sept. 24-28--and Chicago is taking center stage with more than 90 events around the city as part of the global celebration of social media nerdery. RedEye's been on the social media game for years and years--we...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 3:21 AM
A second rape in a New York City park in less than two weeks raises the question of safety in New York parks overall.
In the latest case, the man accused of rape had been out from behind bars for a year after having served seven years for attacking...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 2:31 PM
One of the culinary minds behind the Michelin Star-winning restaurant, Vie, has announced plans to open not one, but, technically, two German-style restaurants in Chicago.
The west suburban restaurant’s chef de cuisine, Nathan Sears, is pairing...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 5:26 AM
Sylvia Longmire, a longtime analyst whose book “Cartel” on the war on drugs at the violence-ridden U.S.-Mexican border has been read by organized crime figures in Mexico, will share the podium Tuesday with a former arms broker and a former...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 8:55 AM
Rampage Fashion Event
July 29, Rampage, 1625 Railroad Ave., Bridgeport, (203) 366-7267, (203) 521-1645, rampagesk8shop.com
The first thing that happens when I introduce myself to Dave Peterson is he offers me a piece of meat. But not just any piece...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 9:55 PM
Brandon Cronenberg's Cannes pic "Antiviral" and Sarah Polley's Venice-bound docu "The Stories We Tell" are among 19 Canuck features unveiled Wednesday by the Toronto Film Festival, which will play across all the fest's sections.
| 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,...