| Feb 1, 2012
| 1:05 PM
In the wake of the death of "Soul Train" creator "Don Cornelius," BET, CENTRIC and Chicago station WCIU, The U have planned a special broadcast lineup for the next few days.
Cornelius, creator of the iconic music series "Soul Train," died Wednesday after...
| Sep 25, 2011
| 9:27 PM
3 stars (out of 4)
The Atlanta quartet’s fifth studio album, “The Hunter” (Reprise), is in some ways a more concise, less weighty effort. There’s no big concept, unlike previous song cycles such as “Leviathan” (2004),...
| Aug 11, 2012
In Sparrows Point, bankrupt RG Steel's delinquent city water bills have risen from about $3.5 million in 2009 to nearly $7 million today, according to city records.
Chemical giant W.R.Grace & Co. owes almost $500,000 — even after recently...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 10:32 AM
Norfolk's Discovery Music Series has announced a new set of shows starting Oct. 18 and stretching into the spring of 2013. Shying away from indie rock, the series has steered toward acoustic, folk and bluegrass.
An exception is the legendary punk-ska-...
| May 16, 2012
| 2:06 PM
So it turns out that bigger isn’t always better.
Last year, singer Melanie Gall performed her tribute to the life and lesser known songs of Irving Berlin in “My Pal Izzy,” a show that seemed a bit cozy for the relatively expansive...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 9:18 AM
Like the troubadours of old, banjo-playing singer Abigail Washburn gets around. She went to college in Colorado and Vermont; played, worked and traveled up and down the East Coast in her early twenties; spent significant time in China; and is now a...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 10:13 PM
Ijeoma Igwe had 28 kills and six aces to power Seton Keough over visiting John Carroll in straight sets in girls volleyball Monday. Rachel Robinson added 36 assists for the Gators, who remained undefeated and improved their record to 14-0. The scores were...
| Mar 28, 2012
An article in the March 26, 1936 edition of The Catonsville Herald and Baltimore Countian reported on a weekday afternoon accident in which a school bus was overturned and a car destroyed. Six children were injured as were the two occupants of the car.
| Feb 14, 2013
| 10:27 AM
Why would you leave the house to watch a movie anymore? Here are a few reasons: The Frank Theatres CineBowl and Grille making its weekend debut at Delray Marketplace (14775 Lyons Road) is a 70,000-square-foot entertainment complex that takes “...
| Feb 16, 2013
| 5:22 PM
Josephine is considered lucky, for a slave. She is the house girl, and her Missus, Lu Anne Bell, who has suffered 17 miscarriages and stillbirths, does seem to care for her. Lu Anne secretly taught Josephine to read, and she shares her art supplies and...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 10:02 AM
Anyone in show business — anyone with a clue, anyway — who found their way to No Exit Cafe in Rogers Park last fall could not have helped but notice an opportunity to make some money.
Theo Ubique, which has the new production of Andrew Lloyd...