| Jun 21, 2011
He's known as 'Your Girlfriend's Favorite Comic' and it's easy to see why, Tone Bell is a good looking 20 something Comedian who's filling up the night clubs. We met him at the Addison, Improv, where he'll be performing this Saturday night to talk with...
| Jul 1, 2011
| 3:31 PM
For the 17th year, the Essence Music Festival is taking place. The largest black music festival in the country is back for another weekend of fun. Since 1995, Essence Fest has brought the world's best artists and speakers together for the 4th of July...
| Jul 5, 2011
| 6:39 PM
Bill Cosby, Terry Bradshaw, Bill Self, Colin Powell and the list goes on.
Most Wichita’s have seen billboards advertising the "Get Motivated" seminar coming later this month.
Ticket prices to hear the speakers start at $1.95 per person, or under...
| Oct 23, 2010
| 8:00 PM
A rumor that Bill Cosby was dead started spreading on social media sites this summer. Hours later, on the same day in early August, the most mentioned phrase on Twitter was, "Bill Cosby died."
Cosby went on CNN's Larry King Live that night to refute...
| Oct 23, 2010
| 6:40 PM
Juan Williams gets nervous when people in Muslim garb board his flight.
Is that admission wrong because it reinforces a stereotype?
Or is this a good thing because it forces us to deal with it?
I can't say I'm immune to a similar sentiment even...
| Jan 14, 2011
| 6:29 AM
Tickets for the highly-anticipated LaughFest events are on sale.
Bill Cosby and Betty White will headline Gilda's LaughFest in Grand Rapids in March 2010. Other scheduled comics include Mike Birbiglia and Kathleen Madigan.
Group ticket sales began...
| Dec 10, 2010
| 4:20 AM
Gilda's Club announces gift certificate packages for Laugh Fest go on sale at 9a.m. Friday December 10.
The non-profit that helps with cancer support groups and grief counseling in Grand Rapids has added several more headliners to the cast of performers...
| Dec 15, 2010
| 2:13 PM
It's natural with the dawn of a new year to bid farewell to the old, and to those who left with it. In terms of television talents lost in 2010, though, the ritual hits particularly close to the heart.
A number of genuine icons of the home screen...
| Dec 15, 2010
| 2:14 PM
A lot of actors joke that they have been in front of the camera since they were babies. Jurnee Smollett, who plays the levelheaded Lisa on CBS' "The Defenders," really has.
She had her first gig at 10 months old, modeling diapers. "My earliest memory...
| Jul 13, 2011
| 5:42 AM
Like, gag us with a spoon. For its 30th anniversary, Artscape is going all 1980s on us. So we figured that now’s the time to determine once and for all which was the better 10-year period: the ’80s or ’90s. Let the battle begin!
| Jul 14, 2011
| 9:09 PM
From Weezer to Chicago to Steve Miller, the 2011 Orange County Fair will feature musical acts and other shows for every generation.
Organizers said the fair, which is expected to attract more than a million visitors, strives to have something for...