- Believe it or not, some people don't like football. Cindy Leahy is one of them. "Give me a baseball game any day," says Leahy, president of the Keswick Improvement Association and longtime aide to City Councilwoman Mary Pat Clarke. But Leahy, who grew up in a football fan household and can remember the first Super Bowl, said she will watch this year's game.
- The first time Rain Pryor visited the intimate Strand Theater, she knew she was in the right place. "I thought, 'It smells like theater. I'm home,'" says the actress, comedian, writer and musician who has just been named artistic director of the Strand.
- Better watch what you say if you're planning a night of boozy revelry at the venerable Mount Royal Tavern, which recently installed a "Cuss Bucket" for those getting a little too loud and creative with their profanity.