| Feb 17, 2012
| 11:51 AM
This week's Episode 7 of "Jersey Shore" picked up right where we left off last time—with Roger lecturing JWoww like she's his teenage daughter. The two had been giving each other the cold shoulder for the past few days because JWoww felt Roger was...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 3:55 AM
Wonder what playwrights talk about when they get together?
Just check out the Mark Twain House & Museum April 21 and listen to A.R. Gurney ("Love Letters," "The Dining Room," "The Cocktail Hour") and Alfred Uhry ("Driving Miss Daisy," "Last Night at...
| Feb 23, 2012
| 4:41 PM
The 2010 floods took a dreadful toll, but many local artists were hit with a double whammy.
Not only were their homes in Laguna Canyon damaged, their studios and art were also swamped by the Dec. 22, 2010, deluge.
The Artists' Benevolence Fund, from the...
| Feb 26, 2012
| 8:51 PM
Ken Williams has the enviable position of seemingly being the only Chicago executive immune from the pressure to win and perform. In recent years we have seen all the Chicago franchises clean house. The Chairman needs to pocket his loyalty and let...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 3:29 PM
March TV highlights include new seasons of "Mad Men," "South Park" and "Breaking In," the series premieres of "Awake," "GCB" and "Missing," and the final season of "In Plain Sight." Take a look at the season and series premieres for March below. As usual,...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 12:20 PM
If it seems Megan Mullally is breaking her way into a returning sitcom, she actually was invited.
A two-time Emmy winner as the high-pitched-in-all-ways Karen Walker on "Will & Grace" (still shown in weekday repeats on Lifetime), the typically amusing...
| Mar 9, 2012
The Seventh Annual Mentoring Awards, presented by the Volunteer Center For Anne Arundel County, are scheduled for Thursday, March 15, 2012. The keynote speaker will be DeDe Duncan-White, assistant athletic director at the U.S. Naval...
| Mar 6, 2012
Frank Marocco, a rare jazz accordionist, a first-call studio musician and one of the most recorded accordion players in the world, has died. He was 81.
Marocco died Saturday at his home in the San Fernando Valley, after having been hospitalized at...
| Sep 25, 2011
| 10:00 PM
It only seems fair to warn you: This interview with “50/50” star Seth Rogen and the movie’s writer, Rogen’s longtime friend Will Reiser, features a lot of discussion about diarrhea.
Maybe that’s not what you expect when...
| Sep 25, 2011
For Marcia Jo Zerivitz's retirement dinner, her board wanted a big event at a hotel. She said no. She wanted to be with her "babies" -- all 100,000 of them.
That's the books, clothes, photos, posters, furniture and other items she and her staff have...
| Sep 27, 2011
| 8:20 PM
The fall TV season chugs on in October with tons of new and returning shows premiering. I'll do a photo gallery of top choices soon, but here's a complete as I can make it list. I miss something? Leave a comment and I will add it.
Saturday, Oct. 1...