| Oct 20, 2014
| 12:24 PM
By six p.m. Oct. 17, an army of volunteer ghosts, creepy clowns, princesses and witches had transformed the Brooklyn Fairgrounds into an otherworldly locale. Ghosts floated above the sheep stalls, graveyards appeared where none had been before, and the...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 7:35 AM
The last weekend of September could not have been much more caloric, musically speaking, without actually clogging arteries.
While the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra was reveling in the high romanticism of Rachmaninoff and Korngold (my review was posted...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 10:30 AM
The Toronto Film Festival has announced more than 40 titles -- a mix of awards contenders, star-powered indies, and international arthouse fare -- screening in its Gala and Special Presentations program this September, including Denzel Washington's "The...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 4:58 PM
In the end here Sunday, the right player probably won, the man named Novak Djokovic, who can bend like Gumby, run like Usain Bolt and hit tennis shots at the other guy like Roger Federer.
What made his victory in the Wimbledon men's final the ultimate...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 9:38 AM
As tourism rebounds, developers are building more hotel rooms in Palm Beach County than they have in years.
Seven hotels with more than 1,100 rooms are expected to be done by early 2016, with more than 1,200 more planned in hotel developments still...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 8:36 AM
A winter forecast map that is going viral and suggests above-normal snowfall for most of the country -- and "well above-normal" snow for the mid-Atlantic and New England -- comes from a satire website.
The story has been shared widely across social...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Some things are just meant to be."I've been walking on those stars my whole life," says L.A. native Katey Sagal of the famous Hollywood Walk of Fame. Now, to celebrate her 40-plus year career in the business, the actress is getting a star of her own -- an...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 5:31 PM
— The question buzzing around the men's quest for the U.S. Open tennis title here is a two-parter.
Is Roger Federer, at 33, young enough and spry enough and fit enough and still good enough to win another major; or, is Novak Djokovic still just...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 2:26 PM
It's not many films that actually start with the happy ending, but that is seemingly the joyful place where "Love Is Strange" first takes us, as the couple Ben (John Lithgow) and George (Alfred Molina) are finally allowed to tie the knot in an idyllic...
| Aug 24, 2014
| 10:23 AM
Anarchy's fine to celebrate when you're a teenager and nothing of import is at stake. Just ask Laura Jane Grace, who delivered her band Against Me's "I Was a Teenage Anarchist" to an adrenaline-heavy crowd at the annual FYF Fest on Saturday evening. The...
| Aug 24, 2014
| 11:59 AM
The main stage of the FYF Fest on Saturday night was a contrast in colors.
Interpol, the suited-up, all-black-all-the-time moody New Yorkers, fueled a rock 'n' roll resurgence in the early-to-mid 2000s, when FYF Fest was finding its footing in Echo Park...