| Mar 5, 2012
| 4:06 PM
A calm, cold breeze runs throughout the marble-encased, maze-like corridors of Forest Lawn's Great Mausoleum, where the who's who of Hollywood have come to permanently rest. But that changes once you reach its deepest and oldest cobweb-covered crevice...
| Mar 8, 2012
| 8:30 AM
Christina Dunigan heard the rave reviews from movie critics about the silent Buster Keaton film, "The General."
She had to see for herself.
Three years ago, Dunigan rented the classic movie on Netflix, and instantly became a fan of Keaton in...
| May 10, 2010
Lena Horne, the silky-voiced singing legend who shattered Hollywood stereotypes of African Americans on screen in the 1940s as a symbol of glamour whose signature song was "Stormy Weather," died Sunday in New York City. She was 92
Horne died at New York-...
| May 10, 2010
| 5:36 AM
Her luminous beauty -- seen in doe-like eyes set against perfectly chiseled cheekbones -- helped make her one of the first black women to triumph in Hollywood.
Her radiant vocals -- tinged with the sorrow of the blues -- placed her in an elite class of...
| May 10, 2010
| 2:38 PM
NEW YORK -- Lena Horne, the enchanting jazz singer and actress known for her plaintive, signature song "Stormy Weather" and for her triumph over the bigotry that allowed her to entertain white audiences but not socialize with them, has died.
She was 92....
| Jun 12, 2010
| 2:00 AM
Couple celebrate 75 years together
Mariano and Mary Tomasino of Burbankrecently celebrated their 75th anniversary.
Mariano Tomasino married Mary Goffredo on June 1, 1935, in Mt. Carmel Church, Rochester, N.Y. Both were 20 years old in 1935 and will...
| Jan 22, 2010
Fifteen years ago, Andy Marchese's former students came from all parts of the country to march under the direction of their favorite band director one last time before he retired.
Photos were snapped, cards were delivered and alumni offered Marchese,...
| Jul 4, 2011
| 8:18 PM
HAMPTON — Long before his audacious victories during the Civil War Robert E. Lee was sent to Fort Wool, a manmade island in the middle of Hampton Roads, to battle against the elements.
He wasn't entirely successful back in the 1830s according to...
| Jul 12, 2011
| 10:08 AM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- Television genius, Sherwood Schwartz, the man who created "The Brady Bunch" and "Gilligan's Island", has died at the age of 94.
Schwartz died Tuesday in Los Angeles of natural causes in his sleep at 4:00 a.m. surrounded by his...
| Aug 13, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Diana “Susie” Riley, aka Susie the Clown
INWOOD, W.Va. — Diana “Susie” Riley, aka Susie the Clown, of Inwood, recently received a scholarship to enhance her skills at the Red Skelton School of Clowning.
The program was...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 12:27 PM
It takes a Big Band sound to battle the disco, punk, thrash rock, heavy metal and country-pop now dominating national soundtracks.
But that's exactly what the Zim Zemarel Band has done in the greater Baltimore area for the better part of 50 years.