| Jun 2, 2011
| 5:51 PM
On Wednesday the area in and around Sacramento was pounded with rain, hail, and wind.
Yuba City got that and then some. The National Weather Service confirmed that an EF0 tornado touched down approximately six miles north of Yuba City. After the...
| Jun 14, 2011
| 8:48 AM
Artists are doing their part for recycling in the Columbia Art Center exhibit "Art Reinvention." Here the artworks are all made from recycled materials, found objects and raw materials. Seemingly nothing goes to waste here, including waste itself.
| Aug 24, 2011
| 11:21 AM
Summer is a good time to catch professional dancers with Howard County roots on hometown visits between gigs. Some are now dancing professionally in other parts of the country, and others are gearing up for big fall tours.
Ashley Blair Fitzgerald is...
| Sep 4, 2011
All's Faire in Love
A college football star has to make up for his many absences by working at a Renaissance fair, where he falls for an aspiring actress. With Christina Ricci, Owen Benjamin, Cedric the Entertainer and Matthew Lillard. Written...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 11:03 AM
Many people find the holiday season a time to share their blessings with the less fortunate. Local organizations and advocacy groups such as those below would put your gift to good use.
Fish of Laurel/Elizabeth House helps needy neighbors in the...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 10:10 AM
The holiday season is upon us. For each person, that means something different. For some, it means sharing the joy of the Christmas spirit with friends and family. For some, it means lighting the Menorah and celebrating eight magical nights of Hannukah....
| Oct 18, 2012
| 2:02 PM
Last year’s Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival opened with a gamble: a little-known French film with no box-office stars that was not only shot in black-and-white, but came with another layer of anachronistic provocation. It was a silent...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 12:25 PM
3 stars (out of 4)
On his 2010 album, "Love Letter,"R. Kellybegan strolling through his late mother’s record collection, the soul ballads and stepping songs that soundtracked his young life while growing up on Chicago’s South Side. They...
| Nov 25, 2012
| 2:55 PM
2 stars (out of 4)
It’s probably unfair to expect more from Alicia Keys, a singer-songwriter who has sold 35 million albums in a decade. But with her prowess as a pianist and flexibility as a singer, her ability to infuse new-school rhythms with...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 5:03 PM
Indie-rock trio Fun. and R&B/hip-hop star Frank Ocean scored big in Grammy Award nominations, scoring six nods apiece mostly in the top Grammy categories. The Recording Academy announced the nominations Wednesday during a show in Nashville. The 55th...
| Apr 18, 2011
The IronPigs spent some brutally tough nights battling the cold and wet weather on their recent road trip to Rochester and Syracuse. Not exactly the ideal conditions for a line-up to get hot. But that's exactly what happened to the IronPigs. After hitting...