| Dec 11, 2012
| 9:00 AM
Good morning, readers. Today is Tuesday, December 11.
A disagreement over coffee at a Burbank Starbuck's led to once customer leaving with a black eye, reports the Burbank Leader.
A power outage in Sherman Oaks Sunday left 1,000 Department of Water...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 1:33 PM
The Robert Harling play fueled a movie version that has remained much-loved, thanks in large part to its all-star gathering of actresses, and it also fuels this Lifetime remake that unites many African-American performers.
A Louisiana beauty shop...
| Apr 12, 2013
| 10:49 AM
I cannot be the only one who gets a little jolt anytime he encounters someone waxing nostalgic over the 1980s or even the 1990s.
We just lived the '80s and '90s, like, a moment ago, didn't we? They seem so recent that many of us are working harder at...
| Apr 16, 2013
| 7:04 AM
Danny Rutigliano (Broadway's "The Lion King," the national tour of "How to Succeed in Business...") will be featured in the cast of the new musical comedy "The Fabulous Lipitones," which will receive a workshop at Goodspeed Musicals' Normal Terris Theatre...
| Feb 23, 2013
| 1:09 PM
Fanya O'Donoghue had just learned she was pregnant when she happened to meet a group of nurses at a social gathering. She was looking for an obstetrician, and asked them whom they would recommend.
"All six of them said, 'Dr. [Nikita] Levy,'" she...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 5:00 AM
They say that television is a writer's medium, so it makes sense that the Writers Guild of America would have its own list of the 101 greatest TV shows of all time.
At the top of the list is "The Sopranos," HBO's multiple award-winning hit series that...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 5:34 PM
"Community" star and Chicago native Danny Pudi is happy fans who have waited so long for the return of the wacky sitcom finally can sit back and relax Thursday.
"If you've been waiting for something weird to happen, this is the week," he said. "We're...
| Feb 8, 2013
| 12:39 PM
Comedian Bill Cosby is to perform at the Cambria County War Memorial Arena at 7:30 p.m. March 13.
Cosby is best known for his television shows "Fat Albert," the "Cosby Kids" and "The Cosby Show."
In addition to winning numerous Emmys and writing best-...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 12:46 PM
The couple who once shared a stereo minisystem in a cozy, wood-paneled den are now more likely shopping for a pair of his-and-hers Dr. Dre headphones.
Listening to music has never been so lonesome. Yet the minisystem, for solitary or group listening,...
| May 9, 2013
| 6:23 AM
Bill Cosby doesn't just want to entertain his fans. He wants to educate and inspire them, as well.
On Sunday, the legendary comedian will share his life stories and humorous tales at Hard Rock Live in Hollywood. But please, don't refer to his 45-...
| Dec 14, 2011
| 2:36 PM
When I first read about a reality TV show featuring the everyday lives and struggles of Muslim Americans, I immediately added it to my short list.
But my reaction to the first episode of "All-American Muslim" on TLC was mixed.
I liked some elements,...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 6:56 AM
The most influential show in the history of television never finished a season among the 20 most popular programs in the Nielsen ratings.
In its most popular season, "Hill Street Blues," which ran from 1981 to 1987, came in 21st place. And yet, according...