| Mar 20, 2013
Founder Yvonne MacCormick Lyons says the Women's International Film Festival combats being "categorized as chick flicks" by screening films in various genres. But for the first time, the WIFF will include a fright night.
Three female-directed horror...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 11:43 AM
Larry Griffin broke all kinds of unwritten rules about creating a video game development studio when he founded Cosmosaur.
The recent Columbia College graduate and three former classmates started the company with almost no money or industry connections....
| Oct 20, 2012
What's with the sudden B-movie fascination in South Florida?
Over the last several months, a handful of local theaters and art spaces have been transformed into houses of horror, screening what could be described as the anti-Hollywood film: the B-movie....
| Oct 14, 2012
Ballantine Books: 592 pp., $28
No one expected Justin Cronin to sink his teeth into a post-apocalyptic vampire novel. He was an award-winning author of quiet literary fiction when he...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 3:53 PM
Viewers who thought last season's "The Walking Dead" shuffled along too slowly while its human protagonists yammered on about morality in a post-zombie apocalypse world should be happy with the Season 3 premiere (8 p.m. Sunday, AMC; 4 stars out of 4)....
| Oct 12, 2012
| 6:17 AM
In auto-obsessed South Florida, when we want to create a scene, make a statement, or freak out the neighbors, we go for a walk. Here are a couple of the more vivid examples of audacious foot traffic:
If you haven’t been able to find a cute pair...
| Oct 14, 2012
| 5:56 PM
Well, well, it seems that much has changed since last we checked in with Rick Grimes and his merry band of ZombiePocalypse survivors.
In Sunday night's season three premiere, 'Seed' (referring to Lori's gestating baby, I guess?), we catch up with the...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 11:41 AM
Run For Your Lives
Experience "The Walking Dead" live, at the Run For Your Lives 5K Obstacle Course located at Camp Ramblewood in Darlington. You can watch runners test their ability to survive the zombie apocalypse, while they try and...
| Oct 21, 2012
| 5:59 PM
Thanks "The Walking Dead", now I no longer have to wonder what a zombie's panties look like. And I no longer have to wonder what it would be like to see a zombie in its panties have its stomach slit open with a pocket knife. It made me feel a little...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 11:47 AM
The following is from Tuesday's Laguna Beach Unified School District school board meeting.
iPods popular in second-grade classroom
Top of the World Elementary School teacher Linda Barker and District Director of Educational Technology Victor...
| Oct 25, 2012
Are you into the swing of Halloween yet? I hope so…it’s almost here! I haven’t yet bulked up on candy for trick-or-treaters, or seen Charlie Brown’s Great Pumpkin (one of my favorites), but I have been checking out the many books...