| Jul 11, 2013
For single seniors. Get together with others to attend events, shop, go sightseeing, dine out and more. 301-596-6385.
The Bain Center
5470 Ruth Keeton Way, Columbia. 410-313-7213.
•Acting Up! Thursdays, 10:30 a.m. A theater...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 8:24 AM
As has been the case the past few years, there's a South Florida rooting interest as the World Series of Poker plays down to the final table today.
This time, it's Amir Lehavot, 38, who sits in 11th place as the final 27 players narrow it down to nine...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 4:20 AM
Petoskey District Library has a variety of fall activities planned.
Parent/child lap sits will be offered 10:30 a.m. every Monday and Thursday, Sept. 23-Dec. 19, in the children's program room. The programs run 20-30 minutes, consist of...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 9:10 AM
The default stance of the movies towards artificial intelligence, from HAL 9000 to Haley Joel Osment as robo-Pinocchio, is somewhere between mild unease and shrieking terror. So it's not surprising that there's plenty of paranoia hanging over the heads of...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 10:04 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Korey Kormick, 29, has not had health insurance for at least a decade. His job, as a contract employee directing chess tournaments and coaching kids in the fundamentals of the game, doesn't offer it, and he hasn't been able to...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 9:44 AM
Do you want to know how good Jan Moon’s "The Southern Pie Book" is?
I spent most of Saturday afternoon tasting pies for Evan Kleiman’s KCRW Good Food Pie Contest – including 60-some cream pies in 100-degree temperatures. But the...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 3:21 PM
You need no particular knowledge or affection for the game of kings to appreciate the whimsy of "Computer Chess."
The genius of this indie is its cleverness in capturing the driest of times and the dullest of people in a faux documentary about the early...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 6:03 PM
Twenty-five music acts will perform at this year's Fallout Art and Music Festival, which runs Friday and Saturday in downtown Aberdeen.
Among the bands playing will be Avian, The Tinder Box and Amos Slade, all of Sioux Falls; Jami Lynn and Dylan James,...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 1:33 PM
Normally sedate, the game of chess takes on a different feel at an Oak Park school playground, where teams of kids holler out moves and play by jumping spaces on a painted grid.
Fourth- and fifth-graders recently squared off for their first game of what...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 7:10 AM
First things first: It's not the same as pingpong. "Paddle tennis" might sound like a spruced-up version of the classic basement pastime, but the sport, which has been steadily growing in popularity along the North Shore, is best described as a hybrid...
| Jul 3, 2013
Re "Snowden lashes out from limbo," July 2
It seems that the U.S. government has already convicted Edward Snowden by denying him the use of his passport and by obstructing the fundamental human right to seek asylum from prosecution.
The absence of any...