| Jul 7, 2013
| 4:30 PM
| Jul 9, 2013
| 7:46 AM
Here in Hampton Roads, we're all about beaches and rivers. A string band from Nashville is coming our way to help us celebrate what's in our own collective back yard.
The Infamous Stringdusters are preparing to launch their 2013 American Rivers Tour,...
| Mar 26, 2013
Trivia time: Name two “Idol” runners-up who went on to sell boatloads of albums and earn major awards for starring in a film about 1960s female soul singers.
One, of course, is Chicago-native Jennifer Hudson (“Dreamgirls”). The...
| Mar 10, 2013
| 2:59 PM
What's in a name?
For the schools of the Catholic 7 — Georgetown, St. John's, Villanova, Seton Hall, Providence, Marquette and DePaul — it's everything.
With no maiden name to fall back on, the Catholic 7 members were forced to do the next...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 8:30 AM
| May 29, 2013
| 9:44 PM
Truth be told, "After Earth" wouldn’t exist had Will Smith not cooked it up as yet another star vehicle for his son, Jaden. But since buying your kid a movie credit is a tradition that dates back to the...
| May 23, 2013
| 11:27 AM
“Fast & Furious 6,” — which surely maxed out Universal’s tank-top budget for the year, and sustains its joyful, unpretentious ridiculousness so perfectly that I secretly hoped the “6” meant “hours long,”...
| May 22, 2013
| 10:07 PM
The Hangover Part III
There is a certain amount of raunchiness, absurdity and juvenile humor expected from the "Hangover" films. The title itself makes it clear this isn’t a Mensa tea party.
The name might suggest low-...
| May 1, 2013
| 1:37 AM
When someone says, "Hit me" at Martorano's restaurant, it can mean another drink, another meatball or another card.
The over-the-top eatery is now serving up blackjack along with its signature pasta dishes. Martorano's, just a short stroll from the...
| May 5, 2013
| 4:52 PM
"America's Got Talent" will do this week what the National Radio Hall of Fame couldn't last November: It will get legendary shock jock Howard Stern to come to the Chicago area.
Stern — who was inducted into the Chicago-based Hall of Fame but...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 9:10 AM
Big Boi is a serial collaborator, one of those endlessly curious artists who’s always thinking “what if?” when he charges into a new project. As one-half of OutKast, Big Boi helped expand the language of hip-hop. As a solo artist, he&...