| Apr 5, 2011
| 10:05 AM
Out of 3,000 photos from a two-week Eastern Mediterranean retirement cruise and a week in tialy, this was my best of Venice, one of the most romantic cities in the world.
Taken after the morning mist and humidity had cleared at midday in October,...
| Apr 16, 2011
Their story is like a "once upon a time," but envision Cinderella in a lace gown that's been painted on by Caravaggio and then run through a paper shredder. There are actually two Cinderellas, Kate (with bangs) and Laura Mulleavy, sisters who don't yet...
| Apr 22, 2011
To properly know who Ronnie Lott is, and what he has become, it is important to know who he was.
Also, it needs to be established that Lott will be 52 on May 8, which makes him, in the ongoing discussion of the long-term impact of NFL injuries, a...
| Apr 29, 2011
| 1:28 PM
It felt a little like London in downtown Sacramento morning, as people piled into the English pub "Fox and Goose" for a Royal Wedding viewing party.
Many dressed for the occasion, wearing fancy hats and tiaras, eating scones and sipping tea.
| May 5, 2011
| 4:20 PM
Well, so much for the Kelly Slater and Dane Reynolds show.
Slater no-showed, opting to surf Snapper Rocks on the Gold Coast of Australia rather than compete at Lower Trestles, an event he has dominated since winning his first professional event there...
| May 18, 2011
| 12:26 PM
In the end, it was about how to spend that most precious of commodities: time.
Wayne Burnette wants to give more of it to his grandchildren and to his mom, Edith. And he'd especially like to give more to his wife, Karen, who's reheated dinners for more...
| May 18, 2011
| 1:25 PM
Von Heidecke's Chicago Festival Ballet production of Cinderella
Friday, May 20
McAninch Arts Center
425 Fawell Boulevard
| May 25, 2011
| 10:00 PM
*** (out of four)
Oh, the glorious bistros and baguettes and architecture of Paris! Hollywood screenwriter-turned-novelist Gil (Owen Wilson) could just live there. His increasingly snippy fiancé, Inez (Rachel McAdams), not so much. Luckily every night at...
| May 26, 2011
| 8:19 PM
Here, alphabetically, are a dozen shows at this year's Orlando Fringe Festival heartily recommended by the Orlando Sentinel reviewing team:
'Anne Frank Superstar & Purpose of the Moon'
One of the best things about Fringe is the way utterly unlikely...
| Jun 2, 2011
| 5:18 PM
With just five weeks until wedding bells ring, there are seating charts to be made, flowers to be ordered and playlists to be finalized.
But Bri Fletcher and Matt Terry put all that aside to spend their Friday evenings following the directions “...