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  • For pastors, march to racial harmony led pair to 'Selma'

    For pastors, march to racial harmony led pair to 'Selma'
    Just as many Americans were celebrating the birth of the Prince of Peace, "Selma" marched into select movie theaters to remind us of a time not so long ago when peace was in short supply. I experienced "Selma" last month. It blew me away. To say the...
  • York woman inspires Facebook founder

    York woman inspires Facebook founder
    Like lots of social media users, Cynthia Greco underestimated the power of her own words. The Hanover woman was scrolling Facebook when she read a status update from Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg asking friends for suggestions for his...
  • Golden Globes 2015: Months of planning for one dream dinner party

    Golden Globes 2015: Months of planning for one dream dinner party
    Electrical cords dangled from the ceiling. Tables were stacked against walls, rigging hardware strewn about. Ladders, lots of them, were being climbed by crew members with loud power tools. Roughly 72 hours before Jennifer Aniston, George Clooney, Meryl...
  • Michelle Plucenik helps Special Olympic athletes reach their potential

    Michelle Plucenik helps Special Olympic athletes reach their potential
    Michelle Plucenik moved among a crowd of people at the Danielson Elks Lodge in Danielson on Jan. 31. The event was the sixth annual Quinebaug Valley and Plainfield Special Olympic dinner/dance. Plucenik checked with the more than 12 coaches sitting...
  • Oprah Winfrey and Ava DuVernay reunite for new OWN drama

    Oprah Winfrey and Ava DuVernay reunite for new OWN drama
    Oprah Winfrey is reuniting with "Selma" writer-director Ava DuVernay for an original scripted drama that will air on Winfrey's OWN channel and feature the former talk-show host in a recurring role. DuVernay will write, direct and executive produce the...
  • Family: Bobbi Kristina is fighting for her life

    Family: Bobbi Kristina is fighting for her life
     The parallels are haunting: Bobbi Kristina Brown and her mother, Whitney Houston, were both found face-down in bathtubs as the music industry prepared for the Grammy Awards. Both lived in the constant glare of entertainment industry attention, both...
  • CPA to include Kol Esperanza in 2015 and 2016

    CPA to include Kol Esperanza in 2015 and 2016
    In 2003, Florrie and Seymour Morgenstern wanted to bring a classical music series to western Boca Raton, Delray Beach and Boynton Beach, so they founded a classical musical series which would soon become Community Performing Arts (CPA). Today, the CPA...
  • Where has Harper Lee been since 'To Kill a Mockingbird' was published?

    Where has Harper Lee been since 'To Kill a Mockingbird' was published?
    Harper Lee published "To Kill a Mockingbird" in 1960. The novel was a wild success: It won the Pulitzer Prize, was a bestseller, and was adapted into an acclaimed, Oscar-winning film in 1962. As the years ticked by and "To Kill a Mockingbird" became an...
  • Ellicott City native and handbag designer Danielle DiFerdinando makes Forbes' 30 Under 30

    Danielle DiFerdinando made sure she was waiting at the doors of the Tribeca Barnes & Nobles store that Sunday morning in January. Her stomach was in knots with anticipation over whether or not she was named to Forbes’ 30 Under 30 List for Art &...
  • In Selma, Alabama, a movie makes a town remember

    In Selma, Alabama, a movie makes a town remember
    Vera Booker recalls Bloody Sunday like it happened this week. A 29-year-old-nurse in 1965, Booker was relishing some rare time off that fraught March weekend. Then the call came. Black protesters had been beaten up by a white police force at Selma's...
  • WME talent agents go from A-list to ABCs in Compton mentors program

    WME talent agents go from A-list to ABCs in Compton mentors program
    Compton eighth-grader Edgar Ruelas wants to be the first in his family to attend college. He has some help: high-powered talent agents from Beverly Hills. For the past four years, a few dozen agents from William Morris Endeavor have been mentoring...