| Oct 1, 2014
| 2:23 PM
Hometown Broadway star Norm Lewis will join veteran country singer Emmylou Harris and nine-time Grammy winner Sheryl Crow as headliners in a nearly three-week celebration of Orlando's new performing-arts center.
Dubbed the "Grand Premiere," next month'...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 2:31 PM
Delray Beach City Hall will be closed an extra day this year and employees will receive a paid day off.
Late Tuesday, commissioners voted to give city employees Veterans Day off.
"The request came from a city employee, who is also a veteran," said...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 9:14 AM
Local organizers of the March of the Living are currently registering participants at three Palm Beach County locations for its 2015 spring trip to retrace the footsteps of the Holocaust.
The March of the Living is an annual educational program which...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Six months after Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula was annexed by Russia, some here say they have prospered while others express anger, uncertainty or fear.
The appropriation, which came less than two days after Crimean voters backed secession from Ukraine in...
| Sep 29, 2014
A new barber shop moved to Poquoson this month and brings with it old traditions such as neck shaves and ear shaves with straight razors.
Hair salons don't use straight razors and hardly any barber shops use them anymore, said owner Barbara Dinsmore....
| Sep 28, 2014
| 8:14 AM
On Friday, a night when Allentown’s new PPL Center was darkened by the cancellation of hit country music trio Rascal Flatts, things were heating up at Sands Bethlehem Event Center 10 miles away.
To kick off its fall season, the event center held a...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 5:39 PM
John Toner got UConn into the Big East. He hired Jim Calhoun. He hired Geno Auriemma.
There. In 16 words, Connecticut can embrace the width and breadth of John Toner's contributions to the sports history of our state. They are, by any definition,...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Spidey lost his grip on the top of the national home video sales chart after just one week due to the newly released Adam Sandler comedy "Blended," a theatrical underperformer distributed by Warner Bros.
The film, which costars Drew Barrymore, only...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 11:22 AM
Just as the season's winding down, there's finally a definitive pick for Song of the Summer: Iggy Azalea's "Fancy."
The surprise of few (and to the chagrin of many), Billboard Magazine has tracked the single's collective rankings on its Hot 100 chart,...
| Sep 1, 2014
| 5:25 PM
David and Susan Herron of Severna Park were having a delightful Labor Day on their 28-foot sailboat until the Chesapeake Bay Bridge got in the way.
"Get down!" yelled Susan at her husband as she saw the mast crack against the bridge. The tall aluminum...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 12:37 PM
Daring Chicagoans may not have to zip up a wetsuit, jump into chilly Lake Michigan and hop on a surf board just to ride a wave.
They could hang ten without dipping a toe in the lake if Chicago Surf, a proposed stationary surf park, opens next summer...