| Jul 23, 2011
| 4:00 AM
The week ended and Michael Lohan still doesn't have a place for his party. Boo hoo. His much promoted party was so toxic it was canceled within hours of its announcement on this blog. In other news, the Dew Tour is expected to draw over 50,000 people to...
| Jul 25, 2011
| 5:03 AM
MOVIES OPENING (Friday)
Cowboys & Aliens
Crazy, Stupid, Love.
Mongo Wrestling Alliance (season finale; 12:15 a.m. Monday; Adult Swim)
There’s Something Wrong With Aunt Diane (special; 9 p.m. Monday; HBO)
The A-List: New York...
| Jul 26, 2011
| 6:54 AM
Suddenly, country-singing Australians seem to have a thing for Hampton.
Tonight, July 26, Keith Urban plays Hampton Coliseum. Next week, the less famous but still excellent McClymonts will perform a free show at Hampton's Peninsula Town Centre.
| Jul 26, 2011
| 11:40 AM
It's a good week for music in the region. Pretty much every day has a a major headliner perform in Baltimore or nearby. There's three country music acts (Emmylou Harris, Keith Urban, Dolly Parton), a corporate punk rock show (Vans Warped) and one that's...
| Jul 27, 2011
| 5:41 AM
Tuesday was ladies night at Hampton Coliseum as Keith Urban rolled into town, seemingly intent on breaking hearts and lifting spirits with soaring pop-country tunes.
Women outnumbered men by probably 4 to 1 at the concert and Urban seemed to enjoy the...
| Jul 29, 2011
| 8:36 AM
Calling all Riders - Woodstock Harley joins with Illinois Animal Rescue to host RIDERS FOR RESCUE August 20th. Registration ($25 donation) will be from 9-10am at Woodstock Harley at 2050 South Eastwood Dr. Woodstock, IL. The 2 hour ride will head off into...
| Sep 6, 2011
| 2:23 PM
As Kenny Chesney wraps up singing about a bottle of wine and two Dixie cups, Darlene Evans punches up the usual noon voiceover, and a robust male voice says:
To those who serve, from all of us in South Florida … thanks.
And LeAnn Rimes begins:...
| Oct 16, 2011
| 5:27 PM
The Bears' Jay Cutler and former fiancee Kristin Cavallari had drinks with friends at Public House Friday. The Blackhawks' Jonathan Toews also hit the River North sports bar that night.
Bears coach Lovie Smith, the Minnesota Vikings' Adrian Peterson...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 9:43 AM
“The Voice” threw us another curve ball last night — for those (me included) that thought two more contestants would be cut this week, oh, were we wrong.
There will be not two, but three finalists next week, which means only one...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 8:33 AM
"Lincoln" earned a record-breaking 13 nominations for Broadcast Film Critics Assn.'s Critics' Choice Movie Awards. It received nominations for best film, director for Steven Spielberg, actor for Daniel Day-Lewis, supporting actress for Sally Field,...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 11:09 AM
Taylor Swift has been nominated for just about every big music prize out there, from Grammys to Teen Choice Awards. On Thursday, the perpetually cheery pop star got another feather in her cap, scoring a Golden Globe nod for her original song “Safe...