| Mar 5, 2014
| 12:24 PM
Mardi Gras Casino likes to go big on Fat Tuesday, and the second annual Mardi Gras Mania drew quite a crowd.
That included stilt walkers, jugglers, magicians, mimes, and, of course, showgirls roaming the casino floor. Live entertainment inside as well...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 11:03 AM
The Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino (1 Seminole Way, Hollywood, 866-502-7529, SeminoleHardRockHollywood.com) is giving away $100 in free play every two minutes from 3 to 9 p.m. Mondays in March. To be eligible, guests must be actively playing slots...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 2:22 PM
In the aftermath of Tuesday's celebrations of Mardi Gras, “CBS Sunday Morning With Charles Osgood” on Sunday profiles the city’s bastion of traditional music, Preservation Hall, and the venerable venue’s namesake jazz band.
| Mar 7, 2014
| 4:08 PM
You may have just missed your opportunity to celebrate Mardi Gras in New Orleans, but you can get a taste of the Big Easy closer to home thanks to The Bayou, which will open Monday at 702 Hawthorne Road in Bethlehem.
The restaurant fills the space...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 2:47 PM
Perhaps, your cellphone took a dip in the toilet and won't turn on. Or maybe your iPad got trampled by the dog resulting in a cracked screen. No matter what damage your electronic device has sustained, Mobile Genius is there to help.
The high-tech fix-...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 3:52 PM
The making of masks often serves an activity to engage children in Purim, one of the most festive Jewish holidays and one that this year will be observed March 15 and 16.
But "Artists Interpret Purim," a new exhibition at the Arthur M. Feldman Judaica...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 12:32 PM
"Is it hard to be a comedian?" asks Nick Gaza at "The Nasty Show" at the Laugh Factory last Saturday night. "No, it's hard not to be a comedian."
It reminds me of something Mel Brooks once said, that "life literally abounds in comedy if you just look...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 7:08 AM
Singer Robin Thicke has rescheduled his appearance at Universal Studios, and that had extended the theme park's Mardi Gras celebration by a week.
Thicke, the man behind megahit "Blurred Lines" and Miley Cyrus during their infamous performance at the MTV...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Not since the tragic deaths of Vic Morrow and two child actors during the making of "The Twilight Zone: The Movie" 32 years ago has the world's production community been so shaken and outraged by an on-set fatality as the one two weeks ago that claimed...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 11:51 AM
Sometimes documents aren't what they seem.
A spreadsheet detailing how Newport News City Council members dole out $14,000 in so-called table money fits this description.
The documents reviewed by the Daily Press cover spending on tables at galas and...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 8:08 AM
Mardi Gras will arrive a little early this year for Chicago listeners, thanks to a most unusual and promising concert this weekend by Orbert Davis' Chicago Jazz Philharmonic.
While revelers in New Orleans will celebrate the traditional Fat Tuesday on...