| Jul 1, 2015
| 2:32 PM
Veteran curator Jane Hart has been let go at the Art and Culture Center of Hollywood, ending nearly a decade of cutting-edge programming at the downtown nonprofit venue.
Reluctant to share many details while the terms of a severance package are being...
| Jun 25, 2015
| 6:30 AM
Songs of the summer are usually contemporary, of-the-moment concerns, the kind that will embed themselves into time-place memory banks for decades to come. But in an era in which Today’s Hits and unknown pleasures exist side by side, both equally...
| Jun 15, 2015
| 1:50 PM
Quick — what image comes to mind when you think of Charlie Brown?
Maybe it's the Peanuts character's skimpy Christmas tree or the other tree that constantly ate his kite, or maybe it's his head-in-the-hand weariness when he utters his favorite...
| Jun 17, 2015
| 11:22 AM
Who's ready to Snoopy dance?
A new original "Peanuts" graphic novel is on the way, and Hero Complex has the exclusive first look. Check out the cover image, as well as some pages from the graphic novel in the gallery below.
Featuring the characters...
| Apr 21, 2015
| 4:00 AM
SANTA ROSA — Charles M. Schulz's beloved cartoon "Peanuts," with its artfully minimalist design and simple, good-hearted characters, would seem out of step with the modern pop culture mantra of more is more.
It's been 15 years since Schulz died,...
| Apr 24, 2015
Amy Poe looked at the wooden props depicting a school bus, a red dog house and a mailbox on the theater stage at Newport Harbor High School and thought of her childhood.
"This was my Saturday morning as a kid," Poe, the school's drama director, said...
| Apr 20, 2015
| 9:32 PM
This article was originally published on Feb. 14, 2000.
The death of Charles M. Schulz, whose anxious and joyful heart infused the world's most influential comic strip, dovetailed with the publication of his last original "Peanuts" on Sunday -- the...
| Apr 6, 2015
| 7:12 AM
Get creative with your kids with a museum art program. Here are five places to practice art appreciation throughout the country:
1. Danville, Ky.: Whether your game of choice is Pac-Man or Minecraft, this exhibit, focusing on the art of video game...
| Mar 27, 2015
| 11:48 AM
Kids will be off and running at the free Easter Egg Hunt, 10:30 a.m. Saturday, April 4 at Robbins Park, 7th St. and Vine St., Hinsdale. "We spread the eggs out in the open field and mark it off by age group," related recreation supervisor Heather...
| Mar 5, 2015
| 6:30 PM
It's one of the most popular comic strips of all time: "Peanuts" by Charles M. Schulz. But it wasn't all about Charlie Brown. There were Lucy, Snoopy, Violet, and, my favorite, Pig-Pen -- the little boy who couldn't stay clean. He was always surrounded by...
| Jan 11, 2015
| 6:30 AM
I was very pleased to read "The Other Side" by Marc Stirdivant about Sebastopol [Jan. 4]. Sebastopol, which could be called Berkeley North, in miniature, is a fabulous town with many great features. Some he well captured, especially the mirthful...