| Feb 24, 2015
| 6:22 AM
AVON — The Avon Free Public Library has announced that it will host a series of lectures, films and other events this spring on the plays of William Shakespeare.
"Shakespeare: A Festivus for the Rest of Us" kicks off on March 28 at 2 p.m. at the...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 3:00 AM
The guests have hung their coats by the indoor swimming pool of a 23rd-floor penthouse overlooking Beijing's iconic Bird's Nest stadium. In the apartment's soaring atrium, designed like a traditional courtyard home, a chef carves roast duck alongside...
| Mar 1, 2015
| 9:39 AM
Lake County school performances and more
Lottery: Woodland families interested in registering their child for the Kindergarten Dual Language program must complete a pre-registration form. Registration will be from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. March 7...
| Feb 27, 2015
| 4:24 PM
Running off at the typewriter …
How is it that Jacque Vaughn gets fired, James Borrego takes over as interim coach and the Magic suddenly and miraculously go from one of the worst defensive teams in the NBA to one of the best (at least...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 11:45 AM
“Venice,” Truman Capote once observed, “is like eating an entire box of chocolate liqueurs in one go.” Most cruise passengers who go up on their ship’s outer decks to watch –mesmerized by the entrance to Venice’...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 5:25 PM
"Helix" (Syfy, Fridays). Ronald D. Moore, who rebooted "Battlestar Galactica" and brought the highland romantic fantasy "Outlander" to the TV screen, is an executive producer of and contributing writer to this well-wrought sci-fi suspense serial, now in...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 10:30 AM
The weather outside is frightful, but local stages are heating up for the second halves of their season.
Everyone from legendary acts like Natalie Cole to up-and-comers like comedian Mike Birbiglia will be in the area this winter and spring, and you&...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 11:00 AM
The works of William Shakespeare got a modern and humorous twist Tuesday at the Alex Theatre as more than 1,100 Southland students were treated to a unique production featuring scenes from five of the legendary playwright’s famous titles.
| Jan 22, 2015
| 7:00 AM
Good morning, 818! Today is Thursday, January 22, 2015. Temperatures for today are expected to reach a high of 78 degrees and a low of 49 degrees with partly clouds in the evening, according to the National Weather Service.
In case you missed them, here...
| Jan 10, 2015
| 11:13 AM
At the start of the school year, the fourth-grade teachers at Millennia Elementary School mostly banished multiple-choice questions from their math and reading tests.
Instead, they asked students to solve math problems, showing their work. And they made...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 6:27 PM
Mr. Kaplan * * *
Antes de que los miembros de La Academia de Hollywood den a conocer las nominaciones al Oscar, los espectadores del sur de la Florida tienen la oportunidad de ver algunas de las producciones que compiten como Mejor Filme Extranjero. Una...