| Mar 9, 2014
The Newport Beach City Council meeting Tuesday night will be a make-or-break moment for the Balboa Village Theatre, according to the theater's foundation board.
The Balboa Performing Arts Theater Foundation is asking the city to fund $2 million to...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 8:26 AM
They say celebrity deaths come in threes, so perhaps it's appropriate that "The Walking Dead" is coming back for round 3 of Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios.
The zombie-driven TV drama, which appears on AMC, will be featured prominently...
| May 26, 2014
Common Core critics are waging a scorched-earth campaign to discredit the set of uniform national standards meant to buoy American students in turbulent global economic waters.
They sling distortions and downright whoppers at the wall, hoping...
| May 15, 2014
| 8:33 AM
There are several recurring themes running through this year's summer film season. The Wadsworth Atheneum puts the focus on food and classic screen beauties. The Connecticut LGBT Film Festival has several documentaries about gay celebrities. Classic...
| Mar 18, 2014
Separated at Births tend to travel in bunches. I ran one here Monday, and it almost immediately spawned another one. Within minutes, I had an email from a reader who said she loves these things and had a good one......
| May 13, 2014
Dude waited five years to make this allusion happen according to the time stamps. Epic. Reference:...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 7:37 AM
Universal Studios has announced its final haunted-house theme for Halloween Horror Nights 2013, and it will be based on the Resident Evil video-game series.
In Resident Evil: Escape from Raccoon City, HHN guests will encounter Lickers, Hunters and the...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 11:22 AM
Though new blockbusters may grab all the headlines, summer movies reach new heights in the great outdoors. Why not enjoy the night sky, some fine food and tunes before relaxing with friends at the many outdoor cinema locations that have burst onto the L....
| Mar 14, 2013
| 3:09 PM
It's the damnedest thing:
Justin Snyder, his long hair parted down the middle, his head thrown back as though communing with a higher power, the hood of his hoodie grazing the floor, his mouth working silently in time with the strains and surges of an...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 3:05 AM
Owl Magazine, the student magazine of Harford Community College in Bel Air, recently won national honors in the Apple Awards Competition sponsored by the National College Media Association.
The Winter 2012 issue placed second in the category of Best...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 9:49 AM
All zombies, all the time.
That's the strategy Universal Studios plans for scare zones during Halloween Horror Nights this year. The streets will be themed to well-known scenes from "The Walking Dead," a popular television show on AMC.