| Oct 5, 2012
| 11:36 AM
If you leave a phone message for guitarist/composer/arranger Greg Porée on a Monday or Tuesday, don't be surprised if you have to wait for a return call. Those days are taken up with providing the musical direction to a little enterprise called “...
| Oct 9, 2012
While studying fashion advertising, she continued to work in the industry, assisting then-freelance stylist Joe Zee, now creative director for Elle magazine, on shoots for Vogue and Vanity Fair. The week she graduated from FIT, two of Zee's assistants...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 10:54 AM
When he decided to put together a home movie about highlights of his dad’s life and career, Denny Tedesco did what a lot of children do at some point in their lives.
What distinguished the product of his efforts from the thousands or millions of...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 7:53 PM
Trendy pop-up restaurants deliver a movable feast to diverse locales, and Donegal Square owner Neville Gardner has partnered with chef Jason Hook to offer an exciting culinary one-night stand Oct. 24 that features "Autumn Country French" cuisine.
| Oct 19, 2012
| 2:58 PM
Jingle Ball is going Gangnam style.
Korean pop star PSY, the mastermind behind YouTube sensation"Gangnam style," is on the bill.
The lineup will also includes Enrique Iglesias, Ke$ha, OneRepublic, Neon Trees, Ed Sheeran, Austin Mahone, Karmin, Cher...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 8:49 AM
Good luck, Gleeks and band dorks. A new report suggests that running with the in crowd in high school bodes well for future earnings potential.
Those considered popular in secondary school earned 2% more decades later than oddballs such as Napoleon...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 5:55 AM
Tonight's an abbreviated show due to the presidential debate. Four couples will do their individual routines, and the other four couples will dance their group routine.
Tomorrow, they switch.
It's "Guilty Pleasures" night -- which, don't get me...
| Jun 17, 2012
If your boyfriend's birthday is coming up and you're low on cash, you can always write him a starring role in a play.
That's what Vanessa Claire Smith did for French Stewart in 2010, surprising him with a script about his idol, Buster Keaton.
| Jul 8, 2012
| 6:30 AM
What drives a person to pick up a chain saw, welder or tin snips and wield them as an artist might instead of for a utilitarian purpose?
What makes someone look at cast-off pieces of carpenter's trim, an old Pepsi crate or even folded newsprint and see...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 8:42 AM
Sad news about the death of Nora Ephron at 71.
Here's my interview with her in 1992 on her directing debut, "This Is My Life."
BY FRANK RIZZO
Nora Ephron is after those flashes of truth in movies, when suddenly there's a shock of recognition and...
| Jul 22, 2012
Whether it's as sellers or landlords, actor-director Warren Beatty and his wife, actress Annette Bening, are up for new roles. They have listed their ivy-clad home in Beverly Crest for $6.995 million.
The house, built in 1992, had been for rent last year...