| Nov 7, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Veterans Day 2013 in the United States is Monday, Nov. 11, 2013. On this day in particular, a federal holiday, the nation honors people who have served in armed service. As has become the custom in recent years, on and around Veterans Day 2013, there will...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 11:46 AM
After being named successor to the late Marvin Hamlisch as principal conductor of the Pasadena Pops Orchestra, Michael Feinstein, a then-novice at conducting, studied up on the craft. But there's nothing like practical experience. That's what this...
| Aug 22, 2013
The music beat goes on. Kristin Korb, a bassist and vocalist, enchanted music lovers on Aug. 15 at Descanso Gardens' Music on the Main jazz series, which has been attracting guests on Thursday evenings this summer.
Although she began her music career...
| Jun 20, 2013
Pa. roads, bridges need state funding now
To the editor:
The state Senate on June 5 approved, by a 45-5 vote (Sen. Rich Alloway, R-Adams/Franklin/York, supported the proposal), a comprehensive transportation bill that will provide additional funding...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 4:30 PM
| Jun 11, 2013
| 5:00 PM
The "tween" social season (between spring and summer) has been so busy it would make most people's heads spin. It certainly has my brain buzzing.
Where do I begin? I'll just jump in with talking about Las Candelas, an amazing organization that raised...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 4:45 PM
THIS POST HAS BEEN UPDATED: Television has big plans to usher in 2013 on Monday night. Your choices on New Year's Eve include: ABC: The network marks the first New Year's Eve since Dick Clark died. “America Idol” host Ryan Seacrest will be...
| Dec 30, 2012
| 4:41 PM
Nobody does New Year's Eve like ABC. That was true in the Dick Clark era, and it will be true as the network marks the first New Year's Eve since Clark died in April. “America Idol” host Ryan Seacrest takes over for his late mentor. But first,...
| Apr 5, 2013
| 5:12 AM
The Final Four will be the biggest sporting event this weekend, but the entertainment industry has some big events, too:
1. Has Don Draper lost his mojo? "Mad Men" sets off that alarm when season six starts at 9 p.m. Sunday on AMC. The advertising drama...
| Mar 23, 2013
| 12:41 PM
The last weekend of March offered up a bunch of TV events, but you ain't seen nothing yet. April 2013 brings showers of season and series premieres, finales and films to add to the already launched new seasons of "Game of Thrones," Doctor Who" and others....
| Jun 9, 2013
About two thirds of the way through Michael Feinstein's June 1 inaugural performance as principal conductor of the Pasadena Pops — Feinstein's debut as a conductor anywhere — the acclaimed interpreter of the Great American Songbook turned to...