| Jan 14, 2015
| 2:03 PM
Violinist William ("Bill") Hymanson, the father of Marsha Hymanson of La Caņada Flintridge, passed away Jan. 11 in Montecito at the age of 100.
Hymanson, a native of New York, had a long career performing for the film industry, according to his family....
| Jan 8, 2015
| 2:30 AM
"THE evidence overwhelmingly suggests that money above a certain modest sum, does not have the power to buy happiness and yet even very rich people continue to believe that it does: the happiness will come from the money they don't yet have. ... While...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 3:31 PM
The trial of Aaron Hernandez gets underway Friday, more than 18 months after the former New England Patriot tight end was charged with murder in his friend's slaying.
Starting at 9 a.m., groups of prospective jurors will report to the Fall River (Mass.)...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 10:07 AM
Joe Franklin, an institution of New York City broadcasting and self-crowned "king of nostalgia" who bantered on radio and television with celebrity A-listers and D-listers alike, has died. He was 88.
He died Saturday at a hospice in Manhattan, according...
| Jan 10, 2015
| 12:17 PM
Justin Kauflin is a 28-year-old jazz pianist from Virginia Beach. Quincy Jones is a 79-year-old legend – winner of 27 Grammy Awards, producer of singers ranging from Sinatra to Michael Jackson, with a net worth measured in the hundreds of millions....
| Feb 5, 2015
| 10:30 AM
How are your moonwalking skills? If they are good you could find yourself on the Bushnell Stage.
The Hartford Symphony Orchestra is inviting dancers of all ages to enter an online contest for the chance to perform during the song "Beat It" when HSO...
| Jan 25, 2015
| 1:00 PM
Musician Paul Serrano was a jazz trumpeter and recording engineer whose work included recording top artists across a broad cross-section of contemporary music in his South Side P.S. Recording Studios.
Mr. Serrano, 82, died Thursday, Jan. 15, in...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 8:38 PM
Court staff is preparing for the first day of jury selection here Thursday in the trial of the man accused of killing Navy SEAL and “American Sniper” author Chris Kyle, a task legal experts said is complicated by Kyle’s fame.
| Feb 9, 2015
| 1:48 PM
Cassandra Peterson is just as bubbly and delightful over the phone as you'd imagine she'd be. Fresh from a morning run in Hollywood, Calif., Peterson phoned Take 2 to chat about her lifelong friendship with Paul Reubens, her funniest fan encounters and...
| Feb 8, 2015
| 11:58 AM
New Kids on the Block are taking over Sands Bethlehem Event Center, step by step.
The group, which sold out its June 13 show at the venue in a record 45 minutes, just announced a second concert at 7 p.m. June 11.
Like the first announced show, the new...
| Feb 8, 2015
| 6:00 AM
"Every time I put out an album," says Weird Al Yankovic, "people call it a comeback." Known for his parodies of pop songs like Michael Jackson's "Beat It" (which he remade as "Eat It") and Chamillionaire's "Ridin'" ("White & Nerdy"), the singer adds...