| Oct 14, 2012
| 2:52 PM
The third season of AMC's hit series “The Walking Dead” is just about to kick off, and one of the ......
| Oct 16, 2012
| 3:22 PM
Drew Struzan might be cinema's most famous movie poster artist, but he's not exactly an eager interview subject. “I paint ......
| Mar 10, 2012
| 9:09 PM
Bringing a new event into the area isn't always easy, especially when it's the first time you've ever tried something on a grand scale like a science fiction convention.
Casey Bassett, 23, of South Fork, has already faced some adversity in creating the...
| Jan 12, 2012
| 12:53 PM
It's the end of the world as we know it, and I feel confused.
Instead of a lone doomsday-sayer on a city street corner with a sandwich board, the news media and popular culture have taken to talking about the end being nigh. Especially with the 2012...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 5:41 AM
Nat Chyle is dead — every weekend in October.
And not just dead, but walking dead. He is a zombie at the Haunted Hayloft near Rockwood. A grave is dug in the woods and Chyle gets in it. As the hay wagons come by, the part-time zombie jumps out....
| Oct 18, 2012
| 2:02 PM
Last year’s Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival opened with a gamble: a little-known French film with no box-office stars that was not only shot in black-and-white, but came with another layer of anachronistic provocation. It was a silent...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 1:52 PM
And not just dead, but walking dead. He is a zombie at the Haunted Hayloft near Rockwood. A grave is dug in the woods and Chyle gets in it. As the hay wagons come by, the part-time zombie jumps out.
"It's fun," he said. "People scream."
| Oct 25, 2012
| 3:26 PM
Late October brings many strange creatures to the library, just in time for Halloween. Popular culture is once again infatuated — smitten, even — with dark characters suffering from vampiric curses, terribly monstrous afflictions and other...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 11:19 PM
Zombies, ladies and gentlemen, love them some brains; creamy, warm, and preferably human.
It’s the non-thinking man’s sustenance, ripped live from the steaming skull of a writhing, screaming, fighting victim, whose frontal lobe is firing with...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 3:21 PM
Zombies. They're everywhere. Television. Movies. Graphic novels. Pub crawls. Burlesque shows. You can't swing a dismembered arm without hitting one. But look out: In Scott Kenemore's new book, "Zombie, Illinois," the walking dead are invading places...
| May 12, 2012
| 9:15 PM
The Sci-Fi in the Valley Con — after a venue move from Johnstown to Ebensburg's North Central Recreation Center — will start on Friday with a nearly full house of games, guests and vendors.
Organizer Casey Bassett, 23, of South Fork, said his...