| Aug 2, 2013
| 11:55 AM
On a recent Friday, I sat at my desk making call after call to find someone available to join us as a guest for our Aug. 21 screening with Michael Phillips and Steve Rosenbloom of "A League of Their Own" at the Music Box Theatre.
By the middle of the...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 6:50 PM
The horror melodrama "Jug Face" from writer-director Chad Crawford Kinkle is a modest detour into redneck gothic set in a secluded, moonshine-producing, road kill-eating backwoods community beholden to a force they call "the pit." This alternately cruel...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 3:28 PM
What fabulous, cool weather we have had during the first part of this month. Whoever thought that those two words would ever describe August weather in our area, for crying out loud? I hope my words don't jinx the situation.
I have to keep pushing the...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 5:20 AM
A quietly devastating grace note of a film, writer-director Chad Hartigan's "This Is Martin Bonner" takes a magnifying glass to everyday goodness and lingering pain, illuminating their contours and complexities but pulling away before the movie can ever...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 1:57 PM
Todd Martin takes you around the MMA weight classes with his picks for the top 10 in each division.
1. Cain Velasquez
2. Junior Dos Santos
3. Fabricio Werdum
4. Daniel Cormier
5. Antonio Silva
6. Josh Barnett
| Aug 23, 2013
| 12:20 PM
Anxious about how the national healthcare law will affect you? Will premiums soar? Can I keep my doctor? What's the penalty if I don't buy health insurance?
The biggest change to healthcare in nearly half a century is just weeks away, and many consumers...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 9:28 AM
It wouldn’t be surprising to learn that UConn football players have the Maryland and Michigan games circled on their schedules.
They’re highlights of the best football schedule UConn has had.
A game against Temple in Philadelphia is part...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Jacques Heim has been obsessed with geometric shapes for years. After founding the Los Angeles-based dance troupe Diavolo in 1992, his passion got translated into full-blown stage sets, custom designs that include a 21/2-ton aluminum wheel, a 17-foot-long...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 6:45 AM
Suddenly, first anniversary parties are the thing for restaurants. And why not? The first year for a restaurant is a tough one, so who can blame them for wanting to celebrate? Call in some chef friends to lend a hand and give yourselves a big pat on the...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 7:10 AM
Welcome to the sixth episode of this season's "Food Network Star," in which Baltimore's own Rodney "Pie Guy" Henry takes center stage.
Seven of the original 12 contestants were left at the start of this pivotal episode, which called upon the hopefuls to...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 12:05 PM
Chef Chad Martin of Circa 1918 Kitchen + Bar in Newport News will guest at the July 30 Chefs' Table present by Taste Unlimited at its Norfolk store.
Hosted by chef Patrick Evans-Hylton, the event gives participants a chance to watch Martin demonstrate...