| Oct 26, 2014
On Saturday afternoon, dressed in his finest pirate attire, Captain Jack stopped to talk to a little boy brandishing a wooden sword and giving his best pirate "arrr."
"When you get this high, your mom will buy you a real one," he said, putting his...
| Oct 12, 2014
| 9:39 PM
At a candlelight vigil within a few hundred feet of Kevin Bell's home in Chappelle Gardens, the fallen Hartford firefighter was remembered Sunday night as a hero, a role model, a devoted husband and father, and a talented musician and D.J. known as "B-...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 3:04 PM
Capt. Jack Sparrow never suffered such indignity.
Larry Harcar was swaggering down his street last week in full "Pirates of the Caribbean" regalia: Bearded, in black and with a toy gun and sword. It's what he likes doing this time of year — for...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 4:07 PM
Welcome to Freebie Friday, where everything is free.
Get free coffee on National Coffee Day, Sept. 29
Guests can walk into any participating Dunkin’ Donuts restaurant in the Orlando area and receive a free medium cup...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 10:11 AM
Listings are subject to change. Please call the venue in advance.
14th Annual New Smyrna Beach Jazz Festival: kick-off party at Clancy's Cantina on today, indoor venues around Flagler Ave. and New Smyrna Library on Saturday, indoor venues...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 3:56 PM
Whitney Houston’s first live album will arrive this fall.
More than two years after her tragic death, longtime mentor and producer Clive Davis is prepping a live retrospective of the singer. “Whitney Houston Live: Her Greatest Performances&...
| Aug 21, 2014
Welcome to Lehigh Valley Music's Ticket Box, listing new shows on sale. Dierks Bentley at Sands Bethlehem Event Center, Ringling Brothers Circus Heroes at Stabler Arena, Philadelphia 76ers preseasson game and GWAR at Sherman Theater Stroudsbur are among...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 11:33 AM
The "Pirates of the Caribbean" attraction that is under construction at the Disney park set to open next year in Shanghai will rely on relatively new technology to bring a pirate battle to life.
That is the word from Disney officials and bloggers who...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 10:00 AM
When Charles Bukowski died in San Pedro 20 years ago, the obituaries in the next day's papers typically began with some iteration of Time magazine's stock description of the writer as the "laureate of American lowlife." In the decades since, the drinking,...
| May 21, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Akron-based rock twosome The Black Keys' "Turn Blue" edged out a new collection of previously unreleased material by the late Michael Jackson to become the pair's first No. 1 album.
"Turn Blue" (Nonesuch) racked up first-week sales of 164,000 copies,...
| May 21, 2014
| 5:07 PM
Some records are made to be broken. Each time I teach "Introduction to Ornithology" at the College of William & Mary, I keep track of how many species we see during the semester. The number has never topped 200.
Unlike the teaching of many scientific...