| Feb 26, 2015
| 9:11 AM
Things to do and see around the county.
ANTIOCH FINE ARTS FOUNDATION GALLERY: 41380 Route 83. (847) 838-2274; http://www.antiochfinearts.org. The gallery is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday through Saturday and from noon to 4 p.m. The annual...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 2:25 PM
Robin Williams' daughter Zelda Williams isn't questioning why the comedian committed suicide.
"I don't think there's a point.... It's not important to ask because it's [done]," she said, tearing up in her interview with NBC national correspondent Kate...
| Feb 23, 2015
| 12:50 PM
In the wake of fan outrage that Joan Rivers was not included in the Oscars' annual "In Memoriam" segment honoring Hollywood figures who have died in the last year, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences issued a statement to The Times on Monday:...
| Feb 18, 2015
| 8:29 AM
Honoring actors brings out red carpets, couture and — sometimes — creatures.
A monkey who's starred in 25 movies over two decades was top dog at the sixth annual Pawscars, the animal version of the Oscars. Waving a statue over her head in...
| Mar 1, 2015
| 1:40 PM
Fans of the Disney 1992 hit film "Aladdin" can get wishes granted by seeing the Northbrook Junior High School interpretation of "Aladdin Jr."
Four shows from March 4-7 feature the talents of an estimated 80 students. That number includes...
| Mar 1, 2015
| 6:14 PM
The news hit Joe Nelson like a photon torpedo. Leonard Nimoy had died, and with him went a character for the ages.
"I had a little extra sadness," Nelson said.
That character was Mr. Spock, of course. And sports fans all over the galaxy should have...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 7:19 AM
Pluto and the several other companies reimagining the experience of watching videos made for the Web are unlikely to unseat YouTube any time soon. But the competition is welcome news to the fast-growing online video community.
"YouTube has blown the door...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 10:46 AM
More than 100,000 sex education films have been made over the last century or so, according to Brenda Goodman's documentary "Sex(ed)," a fun if somewhat brisk historical overview of the genre that screens Saturday at Chicago Filmmakers.
| Jan 11, 2015
| 7:53 PM
He was the surly pizza man who interrupted a class at Ridgemont High to deliver a double-cheese-and-sausage to the cool-guy student played by Sean Penn.
He was the Olsen twins' prissy, Spanish-accented nanny, Manuelo, on "So Little Time." He was the...
| Jan 1, 2015
| 7:06 AM
As 2014 comes to an end, the Lake Forester looks back at the biggest stories we reported on this year.
Proposal to make Metra station safer stalls without funding
A city report specifying exactly how much money would be required to upgrade the West Lake...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 10:11 AM
Just as the same-sex marriage ban in Florida ends, the run of "La Cage aux Folles" at Boca Raton's Wick Theatre begins.
The musical centers on a long-term gay relationship, and the Wick production features Lee Roy Reams and Walter Charles, both of...