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  • Poet laureate Philip Levine dies at 87

    Poet laureate Philip Levine dies at 87
    Philip Levine, a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet whose intimate portraits of blue-collar life were grounded in personal experience and political conscience, died Saturday. Levine was 87. Levine, the country's poet laureate in 2011-2012, died at his home...
  • 2014 National Book Critics Circle Award winners announced

     2014 National Book Critics Circle Award winners announced
    Claudia Rankine, Marilynne Robinson and Roz Chast were some of the winners of the 2014 National Book Critics Circle Awards, which were announced Thursday at a ceremony at the New School in New York. Claremont poet Rankine won the poetry award for...
  • RHS writers keep adding awards and honors

    RHS writers keep adding awards and honors
    Rockville High School's creative writing students have been racking up a number of awards and honors. "The sheer amount is crazy," said creative writing teacher Victoria Nordlund. Junior Winona Scheff won the chance to go to a writing conference at...
  • Kenneth G. Pigott, president and CEO of Lyric Opera of Chicago, dies at 71

    Kenneth G. Pigott, president and CEO of Lyric Opera of Chicago, dies at 71
    Kenneth G. Pigott was that rarity among leaders of cultural institutions: a visionary board president who could speak knowledgeably about the art form he served and who took an active, influential role in moving the institution forward. The widely...
  • Epic and Mountain Collective ski passes for 2015-16 season now on sale

    Epic and Mountain Collective ski passes for 2015-16 season now on sale
    If you're already thinking about next year's ski season, you now can buy the Mountain Collective Pass and the Epic Pass that provide unlimited skiing and riding at top resorts in the West. The 2015-16 Mountain Collective Pass adds a new ski resort and...
  • Review: 'Mr. West' by Sarah Blake

    Review: 'Mr. West' by Sarah Blake
    If you set out to write a poetry collection about Kanye West, someone who is himself arguably one of the most brilliant and influential poets of the 21st century so far, then it had better be good. Sarah Blake's debut book, "Mr. West" — impressive...
  • Da Vinci Science Center in Allentown to celebrate Epic Pi Day

    Math geeks rejoice. Once a year on March 14, the date aligns with 3.14, the number of pi, and all those who love math celebrate pi day. This year is being touted as ultimate pi day because pi is an irrational number — which means it never ends...
  • Review: 'The Passenger' by Lyric Opera

    Review: 'The Passenger' by Lyric Opera
    Perhaps the most affecting moment among many such moments at the Midwest premiere of composer Mieczyslaw Weinberg's "The Passenger," Tuesday night at Lyric Opera, came after the cast and creative team had taken their bows on stage at the Civic Opera...
  • Kerouac Project looking for a few good writers

    Kerouac Project looking for a few good writers
    Good writing, Geoff Benge acknowledged, can be quite subjective – one person’s pulp trash can be another reader’s literary masterpiece. Nevertheless, Benge believes he is a pretty good judge of which aspiring writers demonstrate the most...
  • New Haven's Ceschi Ramos Celebrates New Release At Toad's

    New Haven's Ceschi Ramos Celebrates New Release At Toad's
    Over the last decade or so, one of the more consistently creative artists in the state has been New Haven's Ceschi Ramos, who'll celebrate the release of "Broken Bone Ballads," his fourth full-length album, at Toad's Place on Sunday, March 15. "Fake...
  • Chesapeake Regional signs on with Bon Secours platform for Electronic Medical Records

    Chesapeake Regional signs on with Bon Secours platform for Electronic Medical Records
    Chesapeake Regional Medical Center will migrate to the Epic Electronic Medical Record system over the next two years and has engaged Good Help Connections, a Bon Secours Health System subsidiary, to provide support for the implementation. CRMC is the...