| Dec 8, 2014
| 9:15 AM
The event: Most Los Angeles awards dinners pay tribute to Hollywood stars, VIP business leaders or big-time philanthropists. But at the Children’s Defense Fund-California’s “Beat the Odds” dinner, the VIPs and stars turned out to...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 5:19 AM
Movies create communities, from the fresh-faced mob bonding over a free screening of Disney’s “Frozen” in Hollywood on Friday, to the only slightly less frisky crowd headed to “Life Partners” in Fort Lauderdale and the...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 1:41 PM
When it comes to artists who are nominated for 2015 Grammy Awards, the Lehigh Valley has been blessed.
Of course there’s the most famous Lehigh Valley area native – Taylor Swift, who was born in Reading and raised in Wyomissing.
| Dec 2, 2014
| 8:56 AM
“Are y’all ready to Christmas party?” asked Jennifer Nettles at the beginning of “CMA Country Christmas,” and – believe you me -- I totally was.
Unfortunately, I’d come to the wrong place.
Presented by the...
| Nov 30, 2014
| 6:25 AM
Holiday specials are the big events this week, but several series go big, too. The highlights:
Can "Peter Pan Live!" be another "Sound of Music Live!" for NBC? Last year's live telecast of "Music" drew a surprising 18.6 million viewers, bolstering NBC'...
| Nov 24, 2014
The Band Perry, the Swon Brothers, Jerrod Niemann, and the Cadillac Three will also play Jan. 25 festival.The Band Perry, the Swon Brothers, Jerrod Niemann, and the Cadillac Three will also play Jan. 25 festival....
| Nov 22, 2014
| 8:27 PM
A Coral Springs man has been arrested on a DUI manslaughter charge in an August crash that killed his friend, who was trying to stop him from driving impaired, police said.
Patricio Arias Verdial, 19, was taken into custody Friday. Along with DUI...
| Nov 15, 2014
| 11:00 AM
Having a child is the clichéd motivation to move to the suburbs, and so it was for me and my husband. Our quest to trade our San Francisco one-bedroom led us to Danville, Calif., part of what's known as the Tri-Valley area. I didn't know much about it,...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 2:30 AM
BIRTHDAY GAL: Actress Ashley Williams was born in Westchester County, New York, on this date in 1978. This birthday gal is known for her recurring roles on the series "How I Met Your Mother," "Warehouse 13" and "Saving Grace." On the big screen,...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 7:00 PM
Miranda Lambert won the first award of the night, single of the year, for her song "Automatic" at the 48th Country Music Assn. Awards. Kacey Musgraves, Brandy Clark and Shane McAnally followed with a win for song of the year for "Follow Your Arrow."...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 10:40 AM
The November sweeps ratings period begins today and runs through Nov. 26. Here's a schedule of highlights -- and I will continue to add to it as I get more information:
Today: A big night on CBS. “The Big Bang Theory” returns to Thursday....