| Dec 9, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Stage and screen actor Ronald Hunter died December 3 from heart and kidney failure complications at Woodland Hills Medical Center in Los Angeles. He was 70.
Over a career that spanned nearly five decades, he appeared on Broadway and regional stages,...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 1:28 PM
Iris Acker had had enough.
The stage and screen actress had been hosting the performing-arts show “On Stage With Iris Acker,” in one form or another, for 25 years, going from WLRN to WXEL and then Comcast. She conducted one-on-one interviews...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 2:02 PM
Background: Pop-ups are temporary eating places typically conceived as a means to gain traction before a chef plunges into a permanent restaurant. I don't normally review them. But A Passage to India at the Ritz-Carlton Coconut Grove is different. It's...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 12:40 PM
Pharrell Williams and long-time girlfriend Helen Lasichanh got pretty lucky over the weekend -- they tied the knot!
The "Get Lucky" singer and his new wife boarded a yacht in Miami called "Never Say Never," People and Us Weekly reported, before...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 4:38 PM
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Two convicted killers who were freed from prison by phony documents were captured together without incident Saturday night at a Panama City motel, authorities said.
Joseph Jenkins and Charles Walker, both 34, were taken into...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 8:29 PM
Two convicted murderers who were released from a Florida prison using forged documents were captured Saturday night at a Panama City motel, authorities said.
Joseph Jenkins and Charles Walker, both 34, were taken into custody without incident about 6:40...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 7:18 AM
Ah, if only Mrs. Mannerly were around today — and stationed at every theater lobby in America.
She would not tolerate a cell phone going off, or texting or talking, or a myriad of other audience sins that have the potential of ruining a night in...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 12:10 PM
One at a time, recaptured killers Charles Walker and Joseph Jenkins appeared briefly before a judge on Sunday, back in their inmate scrubs. It was a pit stop on the way back to prison, where they'll soon resume life sentences.
They won't be the last...
| Jul 26, 2013
Get canned at the Elbo Room on Friday during the Fort Lauderdale Beach bar's canned-beer happy hour, featuring beers from Shipyard and Sea Dog breweries. From 4 to 7 p.m., Shipyard's flagship Export Ale and the seasonal Summer Ale...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 1:16 PM
Poncho Sanchez only had one professional conga lesson.
The class, which took place in the garage at his mother's house, was a treat from his sister while he was still in high school.
"He had asked me to play a little bit of Cal Tjader, and after, he...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 6:33 AM
Orange County killers Charles Walker and Joseph Jenkins checked into a motel on Panama City Beach Friday for a two-day stay.
Their plans were cut short Saturday when about 20 law officers swarmed Coconut Grove Motor Inn and arrested the men about 5:30...