| Oct 8, 2013
| 1:43 PM
Hard traveling is an admired trait of folk singers, and Tracy Newman took a long journey to her gig this week in Irvine — even if it didn't quite adhere to Woody Guthrie's mythical highways.
Newman, who recently turned 70, released her first CD...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 4:42 PM
“CSI: Crime Scene Investigation” will be back for season No. 14 in the fall, and Ted Danson will return as star, CBS announced Wednesday. The crime drama offers a new episode at 10 p.m. Wednesday on WKMG-Channel 6, and the show continues to...
| Feb 16, 2013
| 8:05 AM
At one point in his touring one-man show, Mike Tyson, the ear-biter, convicted rapist, all-around thug, cocaine user and former heavyweight champion of the world, shows a picture of himself from 1976. He's wearing one of the bomber jackets of the era...
| Jan 5, 2013
| 10:51 AM
SAK Comedy Lab has diverted from its usual improvisational programs to present "Better Days," a scripted comedy it bills as a "live sitcom." This means, of course, that the audience has the role of the famed "live studio audience" — and supplier...
| May 21, 2013
| 8:30 AM
| May 9, 2013
| 9:29 AM
Oh, it's just the way you'd want it to be. Rhea Perlman is playing Stella in the soon-to-open "Stella & Lou" at Northlight Theatre — you likely know Perlman as Carla from television's iconic "Cheers."
She got the theater gig after getting a call...
| Mar 29, 2013
| 6:12 AM
Gary Edward Winter, age 77, of Mount Dora, Fla., and formerly of Boyne City, Mich., died June 22, 2012.
He was born April 4, 1935, in 'haute' Grosse Pointe, Mich., the second son of lithe, willowy Diana Jane Cox and the comedic Lionel Arthur Winter. Gary...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 6:46 AM
Land. Sea. Land. Sea.
Ferry. Road. Ferry. Road
Fish for lunch. Fish for dinner. Pancakes for breakfast (yes, you can have fish if you really must).
A looping trip west out of Vancouver, British Columbia, means a lot of water and mountains that get in...
| Jul 8, 2012
| 2:09 PM
Chicago comedy fans have the chance to meet the cast of TBS' latest sitcom, "Sullivan & Son," just a week after its July 19 premiere.
Series star Steve Byrne and co-stars Owen Benjamin, Roy Wood Jr. and Ahmed Ahmed bring their "Sullivan & Son" Tour to UP...
| Jun 14, 2011
| 4:33 PM
I have a little news, Seminole Nation. It's news that I'm sure most, if not all, of you would consider bad news. I've been wracking my brain all day about the best way to deliver it. So here goes. For the next two weeks, I'll be toeing the line of the...
| Sep 29, 2010
| 7:24 AM
Fred Dryer and Julia Duffy auditioned for the parts of Sam and Diane. Both were later guest-stars.
The series was originally to have been set in Barstow, California, and Sam Malone was to originally to have been a retired...