| Mar 11, 2015
Where can adults go for a wide range of high-quality, interesting and educational programming in Boca Raton?
The Marlene & Herb Levin Adult University at the Phyllis & Harvey Sandler Center for Jewish Life Enhancement, for example, offers intellectually...
| 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...
| Feb 6, 2015
Things to do and see around Lake 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.
| Jan 30, 2015
The annual Profiles in Excellence will be held at 3 p.m. Feb. 1 at Greenbelt Cultural Center, 1215 Green Bay Road, North Chicago. Enjoy an inspiring afternoon in honor of Black History Month and look at the tremendous role that African...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 6:40 AM
A legal battle is brewing between Robin Williams’ widow and children over the late actor’s estate.
In court documents filed just before Christmas, the comedian’s widow, Susan Schneider Williams, claims that some of her husband’...
| 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...
| 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...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 7:02 PM
Margaret Cho is getting real. The veteran comic will vent about dealing with anger, heartbreak and world issues when she performs Sunday through Wednesday at Helium Comedy Club in Philadelphia.
"It's a deep show," Cho says. "I think that's good. But you...
| 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...
| 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 5, 2015
Monday, Jan. 5: MESSY MONDAYS: MY FIRST MONOPRINT
Kids love to get messy, so the DuPage Children's Museum lets them have that pleasure — far away from your home. In a morning or an afternoon session, little ones get to play with tempera paints on...