| May 1, 2015
Cole Bros. Circus back in town
Get ready to take the kids to the big top when the circus rolls into town next week.
The Cole Bros. Circus, featuring elephants, tigers, daring high-wire acts, clowns and more, will be held May 6-7 at the Anne Arundel...
| Apr 21, 2015
| 5:11 PM
It's far past time
Re: "Taking a bow," April 17.
While I am pleased to hear that the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus will finally end the use of elephants at their venues, I am disappointed that it will take until 2018 before this will be...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 10:32 AM
Ryan Henning has spent almost his entire adult life working with elephants.
As an animal trainer with the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus, he said he could sense in recent years that an era was passing. But even so, he was caught by surprise...
| Mar 5, 2015
| 4:56 PM
The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus announcement Thursday that it will retire its performing elephants is part of a trend of entertainment companies rethinking their use of animals.
Though they still draw crowds, animals can be a liability....
| Mar 5, 2015
| 7:43 AM
Here are your stories for Thursday in Central Florida: circus to stop elephant show; dog rescued after being shot and tied to railroad tracks; MLS and players agree; K-Cups not so good for environment.
1. The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus...
| Apr 14, 2015
| 8:00 AM
Head on an adventure around the world when Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey bring their all-new “Circus Xtreme” to Las Vegas for seven shows.
Ringmaster David Shipman guides this tour that includes an all-female Mongolian camel riding team...
| Apr 13, 2015
| 2:54 AM
The Cat in the Hat, Horton the Elephant and other classic Dr. Seuss characters will come to life in a circus setting.
The group Sing For America will present "Seussical the Musical" in a tent erected in The Meadows Grove in Hellertown, starting...
| Apr 10, 2015
| 9:39 AM
Pennsylvania Youth Theatre will feature camps for two age groups this year: Adventure Camp for children ages 3 through second grade, and Showtime Camps for children entering grades three through 12.
Adventure campers will experience a broad-based...
| Apr 8, 2015
In response to Patrick Lynch's recent letter ("Release elephants now, not in 2018," April 3), yes, indeed. we are very proud of our animal care, and he is wrong — that is completely the point. Ringling Bros. is committed to the very best of care for...
| Apr 4, 2015
| 7:50 PM
It's a one-ring show built to amaze.
Ringling Bros. Greatest Show On Earth is at Allentown's PPL Center through Sunday, April 5, featuring all the things you love about the circus and things you've never seen.
Colorful circus machinery will be...
| Apr 3, 2015
| 3:00 PM
I hadn't seen the "Greatest Show on Earth" since my children were young so my curiosity was piqued when Ringling Bros. & Barnum and Bailey's newest edition, "Built to Amaze," rolled into Allentown's PPL Center.
The bottom line: spending a night at the...