| Oct 1, 2012
| 6:27 AM
"Life's better with friends." - Gyp Rosetti
Like most men, Nucky Thompson dreams about bacon. Unlike most men, he also dreams about dead choirboys. Yes, the whole "assassinating your surrogate son" thing is finally starting to catch up to Nucky, and it's...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 3:26 PM
Late October brings many strange creatures to the library, just in time for Halloween. Popular culture is once again infatuated — smitten, even — with dark characters suffering from vampiric curses, terribly monstrous afflictions and other...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 3:21 PM
Zombies. They're everywhere. Television. Movies. Graphic novels. Pub crawls. Burlesque shows. You can't swing a dismembered arm without hitting one. But look out: In Scott Kenemore's new book, "Zombie, Illinois," the walking dead are invading places...
| Oct 28, 2012
For perfume lovers, the advent of cooler weather may very well inspire a shift in scents. It's a time to abandon the light florals of summer and explore fragrances that reflect autumn and conjure notions of All Hallow's Eve.
For a postmodern...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 1:28 PM
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The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences invited 176 new members into the organization on Friday, including Octavia Spencer, Terrence Malick, Matthew McConaughey, Kristen Wiig, Kerry Washington,...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 3:18 PM
Looking for a good reason to leave the house in the dead of winter? The stories at these live lit events--and the beers and cocktails recommended by the hosts—are sure to warm your spirit.
I [Bleep] You Not! (An Evening of Storytelling Not for...
| Feb 8, 2013
Actor won Tony Award for 'Tea and Sympathy'
John Kerr, 81, a stage, film and TV actor who won a Tony Award for his performance in Elia Kazan's 1953 Broadway production of "Tea and Sympathy" and went on to reprise his role in the 1956 film...
| May 10, 2011
The Bay Street Players have announced their 37th season, which will run Sept. 16, 2011–July 29, 2012. Performances take place at the Bay Street Players Historic State Theatre, 109 N. Bay St. in Eustis. Performances are Thursdays, Fridays and...
| Sep 16, 2011
The Bay Street Players opens their 37th season tonight, Sept. 16, with a production of the mystery “Dracula.” The play runs through Oct. 9. Written by Hamilton Deane and John Balderston, this play is based on the classic novel by Bram Stoker....
| Oct 24, 2011
Quirk Books, the publisher behind "Pride & Prejudice & Zombies" introduces "Pride & Prejudice & Zombies: The Interactive Book App" just in time for Halloween....
| Oct 28, 2011
A roundup of arts related Halloween productions or activities....