| Mar 8, 2009
A week into free agency, the Ravens have put $61 million into contracts to keep the face of the franchise, add speed to the secondary and fill the void at center.
There's a sense of satisfaction at Ravens headquarters with Ray Lewis, Domonique Foxworth...
| Sep 29, 2010
Piper Laurie has been reflecting on her career of late, a career that has careened from B-movie "bimbo" roles to Oscar nominations — not to mention that bag full of condoms she once scored as a budding starlet.
Though she was painfully shy,...
| Jun 10, 2009
Tony Curtis, the 1950s matinee idol who developed into an acclaimed actor in such classics as "Some Like It Hot," "Sweet Smell of Success" and "The Defiant Ones," was in a reflective mood recently.
"I'm just a lucky guy," said Curtis over the phone...
| Oct 29, 2010
| 10:09 AM
Here's where the coolest zombies, vampires and other ghouls will be hanging out this weekend
As befits a city that counts Edgar Allan Poe among its favorite sons, Baltimore puts on quite the show every Halloween. Whether it's through late-night tours...
| Jul 16, 2010
| 5:06 PM
Temple Bat Yahm, 1011 Camelback St., Newport Beach, holds its weekly Torah Study from 9 to 10:30 a.m. For more information, call (949) 644-1999.
Annual Neighborhood Garage Sale
Torelli Realty presents its annual Neighborhood...
| Oct 27, 2009
| 2:47 PM
Producer Aaron Spelling was one of the kings of television crime shows in the 1970s, and setting such a series in Las Vegas was a no-brainer for him.
ABC gave a healthy run to the Michael Mann-created drama that established Robert Urich as a leading man,...
| Dec 15, 2010
| 2:13 PM
It's natural with the dawn of a new year to bid farewell to the old, and to those who left with it. In terms of television talents lost in 2010, though, the ritual hits particularly close to the heart.
A number of genuine icons of the home screen...
| Jan 20, 2011
| 12:01 PM
Louis B. Mayer warned anyone who made a movie at MGM: "Be smart, but never show it."
The still-subversive thrill of "Sweet Smell of Success" — an independent production released through United Artists — is that it's unabashedly smart in every...
| Oct 23, 2009
Even though the occasion is sad, there is something oddly bracing in setting out to write about a man who called himself 'Soupy.' We need more Soupys in this self-important, don't-you-dare-throw-that-pie world -- and now there is one less, Soupy......
| Oct 4, 2010
A public funeral for actor Tony Curtis was held Monday in Las Vegas, with daughter Jamie Lee Curtis and Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger among those getting up to say a few words. "All of us got something from him. I, of course, got his desperate need for...
| Oct 5, 2010
Somehow I knew it would be like this. Surrounded by his favorite possessions, which included a Stetson hat, an Armani scarf, driving gloves and an iPhone, Tony Curtis was eulogized today in true Las Vegas style as 400 celebs, friends......