| Jun 5, 2014
| 7:41 PM
A group of actors and technicians was gathered in an Irvine Valley College parking lot when a man rolled up in a wheelchair.
He approached Kyle Seitz, a member of "The Philadelphia Story" cast, identified himself as Derek and requested help to cross the...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 5:03 PM
Award-winning mystery and science fiction author Donna Andrews, whose titles "Murder with Peacocks" and "Revenge of the Wrought Iron Flamingos" are set in her native Yorktown, has been named toastmaster of the 2014 Deadly Ink Mystery Conference. The...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Dylan Thomas knew the transcendent power of great art: "The world is never the same," he famously said, "once a good poem has been added to it." The world, it has to be said, does not look terribly different after viewing "Set Fire to the Stars," a...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 4:22 AM
When Canadian twin-sister duo Tegan and Sara released its most recent album, “Heartthrob,” a year ago, there was more than a bit of consternation that its synth-heavy ‘80s new wave vibe was too much of a change from the indie......
| Jun 17, 2014
Carmike Cinemas at The Promenade Shops at Saucon Valley kicks off its movie series for families on Wednesday and Thursday mornings this summer with "Epic" starring Allentown native Amanda Seyfried as a girl helping to save a tiny world in the forest...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 6:36 AM
Mauritanian singer Noura Mint Seymali has two related goals. The first is to raise global awareness of her country's music, and the second is to educate youths in Mauritania about their own culture. All of which make her the quintessential artist to...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 3:00 AM
The old poet is dressed in black, his platinum-blond hair rakishly moussed. He stands amid the hubbub, facing a stern test of his crafted words and carnival-barker delivery.
The venue is a smoky lounge called Ichabod's, east of the Strip. Drinkers stare...
| Jun 15, 2014
| 1:21 PM
And now, for a long-distance dedication.
This letter arrives courtesy of Sunday morning radio listeners across the country, from those millions in bedrooms and kitchens or near car stereos whose first pop music experiences arrived through the voice of...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 1:57 PM
The L.A.-via-Long Beach rock band Cold War Kids always tried to find poetry in their noisy, sad blues-punk. For four albums, they made harrowing little vignettes of doomed relationships spiked with soul-man vocal yelps and lonely reverb.
Now two of that...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 9:44 AM
Since first teaming up to make music in 2012, Chancelor Bennett (a.k.a Chance the Rapper) and Donald Glover (a.k.a. Childish Gambino) have had an undeniable chemistry. While they aren't on the level of other famous rapper partnerships like Method Man &...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 11:19 AM