| Feb 23, 2012
| 2:33 PM
Sales of disposable lighters and headbands must have spiked Wednesday when it was announced that Styx, REO Speedwagon and Ted Nugent would be joining forces for the Midwest Rock'N'Roll Express tour.
The black light poster/Spandex-era acts announced...
| Mar 2, 2012
| 6:51 PM
Robin Clawson of Boca Raton wonders aloud what the rest of us have thought about our iPads and cell phones: Will they work during and after a hurricane?
It's a good question, since smartphones, tablets and other mobile devices, in Florida, have the...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 7:08 AM
News flash! REO Speedwagon and Styx to play the amphitheater in Virginia Beach! Truthfully, that's not exactly a jaw-dropping piece of information. Both bands, popular arena-rock acts who ruled in the '70s and '80s, have visited these parts regularly in...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 7:59 AM
Organizers of the Amercian Music Festival announced most of the lineup for the festival, happening Sept. 2-4 at the Virginia Beach oceanfront.
This year's edition will feature ZZ Top, Stone Temple Pilots, Psychedelic Furs, Tom Tom Club, Roy Ayers, The...
| Jun 24, 2011
Verizon Wireless announced it has activated a new cell site in Harford County to expand wireless voice and 3G data coverage, specifically to bring improved coverage and capacity to Aberdeen Proving Ground and surrounding area.
According to a Verizon...
| Jun 30, 2011
| 9:43 PM
Your mission, should you accept it, is to plan a rocking, safe Fourth of July, whether for your family, your friends or your foxhound. Read on for options for all types of folks.
Mission: A full day of excitement
The city of Newport Beach has co-...
| Jul 1, 2011
| 7:25 PM
Author and photographer Marc Shargel will show off his new book about California's coastline from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Martha's Bookstore, 308 1/2 Marine Ave., Balboa Island, Newport Beach. For more information, call (949) 673-7185...
| Jul 2, 2011
| 8:11 PM
Sutra, 1870 Harbor Blvd., Costa Mesa, presents a performance by Paul Oakenfold. Boris M.D. and Andr3x also perform. The 21 and older show starts at 9 p.m. For more information, call (949) 722-7103.
| Jul 5, 2011
| 1:27 PM
Tickets to see the Uproar festival -- featuring Avenged Sevenfold, Three Days Grace, Seether, Bullet For My Valentine, Sevendust and Escape The Fate -- in Virginia Beach on Sept. 1 go on sale 10 a.m. Friday, July 8, promoters have announced.
| Jul 6, 2011
| 6:05 PM
Verizon Communications has agreed to pay $20 million to settle a discrimination lawsuit charging the telecommunications giant with failing to accommodate hundreds of workers whose absences were caused by their disabilities.
The lawsuit and a consent...
| Jul 13, 2011
| 2:45 PM
It's no small feat to decode the lyrics of Don McLean's "American Pie," but most critics I've read believe "the jester" in verse three is a reference to Bob Dylan. That's the character, of course, who sings "in a coat he borrowed from James Dean/and a...