| Jul 17, 2013
| 1:06 PM
More youngsters will get the chance to join in educational — and fun — activities at the Boys & Girls Club, thanks to a tapping party at Gordon Biersch.
The club provides after-school and summer programs for boys and girls ages 6 to 18 in...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 5:00 AM
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The British government is once more trying to frustrate a major art purchase by the J. Paul Getty Museum, this time “Rembrandt Laughing,” a self-portrait from around 1628 in which...
| Sep 30, 2013
It was the summer of 1913 and the vegetables William Oktavec positioned outside his grocery store on North Collington Avenue were wilting in the sun.
Trained as a butcher, but an artist at heart, the young man who had immigrated with his father from...
| Oct 4, 2013
John Chervinsky is a self-taught photographer and an engineer working in the field of applied physics. Since it first opened at the Griffin Museum of Photography in 2005, his "Experiment in Perspective" series has been traveling the country, including...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 1:40 PM
Photo of Steve Sticht by Beth Black
It’s a chilly November night at Maguires Hill 16, and Steve Sticht is hauling ass across a rain-soaked parking lot. In Sticht’s wake, pounding the pavement at a furious clip, the Irish pub’s...
| Aug 3, 2011
| 7:02 AM
“Your Dear Deer,” the largest oil painting in Sibel Kocabasi’s most-recent series, depicts nine bright-red deer. Her smaller paintings, which are 6 inches by 6 inches, depict more deer, cows, a rhinoceros and a...
| Jul 20, 2011
| 7:56 AM
Nuné Asatryan says her friends call her Lake Worth house “the art compound.” Perhaps that’s because Asatryan and her husband, singer-songwriter and producer Alan Najarian, don’t see the dwelling they bought last...
| Aug 29, 2011
| 12:58 PM
Shelly Cox has long admired painter and illustratorNorman Rockwell and his passion for depicting everyday American life. However, the Jupiter artist feels something is missing from his work — eroticism.
So she developed a persona to...
| Jun 10, 2011
So many documents, so few being read carefully or even at all, sums up the typical closing of a house sale for a large number of buyers.
"I have not seen a buyer read every document at closing since the mortgage and title industry went beyond four pages,...
| Jun 8, 2011
| 9:05 PM
It was late one afternoon when the email went out, warning of "hot front page news" that could be a "big embarrassment" to Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler.
The message came from an assistant attorney general, writing to alert her supervisor that a...
| Jun 8, 2011
| 5:02 PM
Orange County just landed a fantastic cheese shop that's making cheese connoisseurs and foodies swoon. Taste Abbaye de Belloc made by Benedictine monks at the abbey of Notre Dame from French Pyrenees sheep's milk; the famed cow's milk cheese Époisses de...