| Aug 2, 2013
| 2:43 PM
LANCASTER — His Wednesday began like any another throughout the last 45 years.
Burbank High alumnus Mark Covert awoke at 4 a.m. for his predawn workout.
The plan had been the same for the Lancaster resident, which is to say Covert scheduled an...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 3:10 PM
The title of Tye Tribbett's new album, "Greater Than," leaves two words implied at the beginning ("He is") and one at the end ("anything").
A choir director and bible-study leader living near Philadelphia, Tribbett is one of gospel music's ascendant...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 8:44 PM
Bill Henningsgaard, identified as the pilot of the plane that crashed Friday into two houses in East Haven, worked for Microsoft for about 14 years and later became heavily involved in local social service and philanthropic efforts.
| Nov 15, 2013
| 1:38 PM
Robert Glasper has plenty of people he can call on for guest appearances at his gigs.
The jazz pianist’s acclaimed 2012 album, “Black Radio,” contains cameos by Erykah Badu, Meshell Ndegeocello and Lupe Fiasco, among others, while a...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 2:33 PM
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Prince is headed to New Orleans to headline the 2014 Essence Music Festival, the annual three-day festival held over Independence Day weekend, Essence announced Tuesday.
Next year's installment will...
| Apr 28, 2013
The 2013 Summer Movie Preview is a snapshot of films opening through the end of August. Release dates (for Los Angeles) and other details, as compiled by Oliver Gettell, are subject to change.
FOR THE RECORD:
Sneaks list: In the...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 3:16 PM
If you don't have tickets for Wednesday's sold-out concert by pianist Emanuel Ax, here's another cultural treat for arts lovers.
On Wednesday, Oct. 23, for one night only the musical "Merrily We Roll Along" will be screened in movie theaters.
| Jun 5, 2013
| 2:59 PM
The hit series "Teen Wolf" is a top-ranked cable show among young viewers. It also ranks at the top of the list when it comes to receiving California film tax breaks.
On Tuesday, the MTV series was approved for an estimated $11-million tax credit for...
| Jan 22, 2013
Thirty years ago today, Joe Paterno told Penn State's Board of Trustees to shape up. In a speech just weeks after winning his first national championship, the football coach urged the university to find its soul. Paterno said Penn State......
| Mar 22, 2011
| 12:05 PM
With loving memories, the family of Jean Denton announce her passing on March 19, 2011.
Jean, wife, mother and Grammy was born on December 15, 1932 in Los Angeles, California to Maxwell and Nancy Gibler. She was the baby of six children and...
| May 16, 2011
| 6:10 AM
This year we had an unusually high number of responses to our readers’ poll which tells us that our readers are more passionate than ever about the businesses and services that are available around town. And though you’ll probably find several...