| Aug 4, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Once the Cubs finish renovating Wrigley Field, some of the most luxurious seats at the historic stadium may not even come with a view of the field.
As part of its four-year, $575 million overhaul of the stadium and surrounding area, the team wants to...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Wherever the musical "Hair" is performed, the casting requirements are the same: young, good looking, capable of carrying a rock tune. Looking great in various states of undress also helps.
The lead performers in the Hollywood Bowl's production of the...
| Jul 18, 2014
BOYS VARSITY BASKETBALL Easton 64, Ephrata 30 .... Hassan Greenfield 20. Phoenixville 45, Brooklyn NY 41 ... DeAndre Gadsden 11. North Hunterdon 38, Freedom 37 ... Doug Brightly 15. Del Val 60, Liberty 44 ... Giddings 22. Freire 47, Upper Perk 42 ......
| Aug 2, 2014
| 2:03 PM
While Michael Cuddyer and Ryan Zimmerman hope their ailments heal, Jake Cave is shining with the Trenton Thunder and Chad Pinder also is batting over .300.
Justin Verlander has struggled this year, but he'll have a chance to win a World Series for the...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 9:24 PM
The controversial death of a New York City man who was placed in a chokehold by police was formally ruled a homicide Friday, a move that will almost certainly place the officers in front of a grand jury and heighten tensions between residents and the...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 1:50 PM
Here are condensed versions of this week's book reviews:
"The Greatest Sitcoms of All Time" by Martin Gitlin; Scarecrow Press (430 pages, $65)
It's one thing to argue whether "Seinfeld" is the greatest sitcom ever, as writer Martin Gitlin claims in...
| Jul 24, 2014
| 7:38 AM
Rick Bayless will square off against three other top chefs in a friendly battle of Mexican food and drink at Mod Mex & Mod Mix, a two-day event taking place Sept. 13 and 14 at Kendall College (900 N. North Branch St.).
Tickets for the events ($95 on...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 11:09 AM
Allen Grossman,a prize-winning poet who spent 15 years teaching his craft to students at the Johns Hopkins University, died June 27 at his home in Chelsea, Mass. He was 82 and had been suffering from Alzheimer's disease.
"Allen was an inimitable...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 2:45 PM
Edward J. Rasmussen, a retired insurance broker who also translated Japanese, died June 20 of pneumonia at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. He was 95.
The son of J. David Rasmussen, a New York City insurance broker, and Ellamae Rasmussen, a homemaker,...
| Jul 25, 2014
| 12:31 PM
Much of "Wolverines" — Brooklyn, N.Y. punkers I Am The Avalanche's third album — was written while frontman Vinnie Caruana was recovering from back surgery, with the destruction caused by Hurricane Sandy looming in the background....
| Jul 14, 2014
| 1:37 PM
Sonnentag Theatre at the IceHouse announces
Auditions by Appointment for the classic comedy,
Arsenic and Old Lace
Monday & Tuesday, July 21 & 22: 7 pm – 9:30 pm
[Mount Dora, FL] The IceHouse will hold auditions for the classic comedy,...