| Feb 10, 2014
| 12:23 PM
About 40 security officers and community members rallied at the 86th annual Academy Awards nominee luncheon on Monday in hopes of getting the Oscars to stop using Security Industry Specialists as its security provider for the annual event.
A group of...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 12:56 PM
With its clever marketing campaign and fantastic reviews, “The Lego Movie” was destined to build something big at the box office. On Friday, we got a sense of just how imposing that structure might be.
The Warner Bros. adaptation of the...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 4:32 PM
Fox Business seems to have missed the implications of "The LEGO Movie's" twist. Instead, it took the movie at face value, and thus got very upset that the LEGO villain in the film is named Lord Business....
| Feb 10, 2014
| 4:39 PM
When I saw “The Lego Movie” about six weeks ago — alone, in a screening room, with no social proof of any kind — I had two thoughts. The first: Am I crazy, or is this pretty great? The second: Will a mainstream audience go for it?...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Warner Bros. has a bonafide blockbuster with "The LEGO Movie," which has dominated the box office since opening Feb. 7. The movie has already made over $143 million in the U.S. to date and is on its way to surpassing $200 million...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 6:43 AM
LC Retired Teachers to meet
Lincoln County Retired Teachers will meet Tuesday, Aug. 20 at the Kentucky Depot Restaurant starting at 5:30 p.m. Executive Director of KRTA, Bob Waggoner will be our guest speaker. Please bring school supplies to support our...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 9:40 AM
Consider the holiday retail race to be in full swing, as both Wal-Mart and Toys R Us moved early Thursday to stake a claim in the competitive toy market.
Discount behemoth Wal-Mart, which says it’s the largest toy seller in the nation, unveiled...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 7:04 PM
Parents poking around for things to do with their kids are a diverse lot. So smores and mimosas and Legos and mooncakes and soccer and golf and Tinker Bell and Olivia Newton-John in leather … It’s all good.
The funky and...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 2:19 PM
Over the last couple of weeks, a tiny monochromatic skyline has been growing in my kitchen.
Since opening Lego’s new “Architecture Studio,” my two daughters (who are 9 and 4) and I have been putting together, dismantling and...
| Jan 26, 2014
| 10:00 PM
The following items were taken from police reports:
A 10-year-old Oak Park girl said a man in a black, four-door car called out to her and offered her candy at 3 p.m. Jan. 21 outside Irving School on the 1100 block of South Cuyler Avenue. She...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 3:43 PM
The actress Elizabeth Banks will make her feature directorial debut with "Pitch Perfect 2," a sequel to the hit 2012 musical comedy about an all-girls a cappella singing group, a Universal Pictures spokesperson confirmed Monday.
Banks, who produced...