| Mar 30, 2012
| 2:55 PM
With her 20th novel, "The Beginner's Goodbye," about to be released, Baltimore novelist Anne Tyler is already hard at work on her 21st — a "sprawling family saga that goes on and on and on" that she'll be writing backward, beginning with the ending....
| Apr 6, 2012
Last night I attended The 10th Annual White House Project Awards hosted by Geena Davis.
The White House Project is all about igniting leadership in young women.
Geena Davis who is also a White House Project Board Member was the Host and Tiffany Dufu...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 12:07 PM
There's nothing like a good scare to get your heart pumping.
And what better time to celebrate things that go bump in the night better than Halloween?
In celebration of Halloween, I have put together a list of some of my favorites for the season. Some...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 7:57 AM
Disney World has filled its dance card with the celebrity narrators for the annual Candlelight Processional, an Epcot holiday tradition.
The event, held three times nightly Nov. 26 through Dec. 30, features a mass choir, live orchestra and a reading of...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 8:54 AM
Academy Award Winning actress Geena Davis co-stars in an A&E four-hour, two-part epic from Ridley and Tony Scott that will give your goose bumps chills! The longtime actress sat down with Eye Opener to talk about "Coma."
Tune in to A&E on Monday,...
| Sep 19, 2012
When he moved to Los Angeles, Charlie Capen, 20 at the time, could have joined his friends hitting the clubs. Instead, he fell in love with a woman eight years older, an age difference that has provided far more benefits than challenges — except for...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 11:05 AM
A classic game of "Who can you trust?" develops again at a metropolitan hospital in A&E Network's recent miniseries adaptation of the Robin Cook novel.
The 1978 movie was set in Boston, but this version relocates the story to Atlanta, where a medical...
| Jul 13, 2012
| 3:36 PM
See Jane reach. See Jane reach for power and be denied.
It might not yet be a full-blown theme, but that story line has made for one of TV’s more culturally intriguing narratives of this presidential election year.
“Game Change” and...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 8:20 PM
Newport Beach Mayor Nancy Gardner plans to welcome actress Geena Davis and female politicians to town later this month for a fundraising event benefiting a women's commission.
Gardner and Davis will be joined by Rep. Linda Sanchez (D-Lakewood), Orange...
| Feb 18, 2012
| 6:13 PM
The Orange Coast College Repertory Theatre will stage feminist monologues in observance of V-Day, a movement to fight violence against women and girls. Tickets cost $5 in advance and $7 at the door. For showtimes and more...
| Feb 20, 2012
| 9:12 PM
Retired Teachers' Meeting
The Newport-Mesa Federation of Teachers-Retired chapter will hold its winter general meeting and luncheon from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Mimi's Cafe, 1835 Newport Blvd., Costa Mesa. New members are welcome.