| May 15, 2015
| 10:37 AM
What started out as a fundraiser for his son's preschool has turned into a one-man show for John Michael Coppola.
The singer performs his show, "A Jersey Voice: Sinatra to Springsteen and Everyone in Between" May 17. The 6 p.m. performance takes place...
| May 13, 2015
| 6:30 AM
Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers thrives under pressure on the field, and on "Celebrity Jeopardy!".
The Packers signal-caller came away the big winner on Tuesday night's celebrity edition of the quiz competition hosted by Alex Trebek, winning...
| May 11, 2015
| 12:22 PM
Happy Birthday, Enrique Igelsias!
The sexy Latin singer turned the big 4-0 on May 8th. (We know, it's hard to believe. Just look at that babyface!)
Since we didn't score an invite to his party, we'll just bask in all things Enrique for now.
| May 8, 2015
Night has yet to come, and so, standing on the corner of Broadway and North Clifton Street, outside the new Uptown Underground nightclub, the sun is still shining and the past is visible down the block and across the street: the Riviera Theater, built...
| May 3, 2015
| 6:58 AM
The week's most-watched season finale will be "The Big Bang Theory," which closes its eighth season at 8 p.m. Thursday on CBS. The episode is called "The Commitment Determination." CBS says Sheldon faces major changes in his relationship with Amy and...
| Apr 29, 2015
| 8:08 AM
You can't see Michael Jackson perform live anymore, but you can see the next best thing.
The Rialto Square Theatre in Joliet presents Legends in Concert at 7:30 p.m. May 7. It's a night where look-alike, sound-alike tribute artists sing the songs and...
| Apr 23, 2015
| 8:51 AM
As the famous story goes, "Southside" Johnny Lyon rarely won the Monopoly game, because Bruce Springsteen cheated. The rules weren't exactly conventional. They had a "Chief McCarthy" go-to-jail-twice card, in honor of the Middletown, N.J., police chief...
| Apr 22, 2015
| 10:20 AM
Lots of people have asked Jon Stewart what he plans to do after he leaves "The Daily Show" in August, but few have actually stepped forward to offer him jobs. At least publicly. There's his old fast-food bete noir, Arby's. And now there's his old friend,...
| Apr 21, 2015
| 7:40 AM
Country singer Vince Gill hasn’t looked back since his breakthrough album “When I Call Your Name” came out in 1989. The song with the same name won the Country Music Association’s Single of the Year award, and since then, Gill...
| Apr 15, 2015
| 1:58 PM
When she created the block party Sweatstock five years ago, her gathering of vinyl-heads and good vibrations at Sweat Records, Lauren "Lolo" Reskin says she was guided by the wisdom of the 1990s comedy "Wayne's World 2." Before Mike Myers' character,...
| Apr 8, 2015
| 10:21 AM
Record Store Day, the well-liked annual small-business event that gives a cash boost to indie stores with exclusive items, is at a crossroads.
On one hand, it's never been more popular: Stores across the country report new spikes in RSD sales every...