| Apr 3, 2013
| 8:01 PM
Jane Nebel Henson knew Kermit before he was the Frog, saw the Cookie Monster before he lost his "fiendish" teeth and was around for the pre-diva days of Miss Piggy.
Henson, the wife and longtime artistic collaborator of legendary Muppets creator Jim...
| Aug 11, 2013
| 4:22 PM
For the first time in 14 months, Ronald Cruz was a winner on Saturday night at the Sands Bethlehem Event Center. The promising Bethlehem welterweight, considered a championship contender, ended a two-fight losing streak by knocking out Mexico's Rodolpho...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 12:12 PM
In the wake of Saturday’s acquittal of George Zimmerman in the death of unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin, New York rapper Pharoahe Monch has released an incendiary track called “Stand Your Ground.” It’s a potent, hard song that...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 10:21 AM
Haing S. Ngor won an Academy Award for portraying a survivor of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge regime in the 1984 movie "The Killing Fields," but his own life story offers an equally riveting and dramatic tale.
That's the audience hook for a new stage play...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 3:20 PM
Michael J. Ryan was born on July 30, 1964, in Queens, New York. He was raised
in upstate New York before moving to Broward County in 1977. Mike attended Broward
County public schools. After graduation from high school, Mike attended The George...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 12:22 PM
For more than two decades, Nas’ prolific career has been a hallmark for hip-hop, and now Harvard University has established a fellowship in the lyricist's honor.
The W.E.B. Du Bois Institute at Harvard University and the Hip-Hop Archive...
| Aug 31, 2013
Commercial apple varieties mostly lack the intensity, complexity and idiosyncrasies of the finest older and specialty kinds, for which the prime season has just begun. It's a good time to review the most flavorful varieties that will be available at local...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 1:14 PM
A red Rose grows in Brooklyn, marries German refugee Albert (from a once-wealthy family but also a gung-ho Jewish communist like herself), and after some debate (a specialty), moves with him to the planned community of Sunnyside Gardens, Queens. There...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 10:59 AM
Karen Batts may live in Queens New York now, but at heart the "Project Runway" contestant is a Boca girl.
"You can see it with my colors," Batts explains in a telephone interview. "I love color. When I moved up here a year and a half ago [they told me...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 7:18 PM
Children from New York City hopped off a bus at the Chambersburg Mall on Tuesday afternoon with a week in the country before them.
The Fresh Air Fund connected children with nine families in the region for the week. The not-for-profit agency provides...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 4:33 PM
Bravo is adding a new twist to the fashion commentary show and extending its limited-run series Fashion Queens to a full 8-episode season. Fashion Queens will air immediately following Watch What Happens Live, beginning Sunday, April 14. Starring...