| 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...
| Feb 17, 2013
| 10:05 PM
Chicago once again played host to a Mike Tyson-Evander Holyfield reunion Saturday, just like it did when the two former boxing rivals appeared on "The Oprah Winfrey Show" in 2009. But rather than reunite in front of a live studio audience, they smiled and...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 7:45 AM
Lewis Black is an angry dude. But he's funny too, so it's OK. The quintessential pissed-off stand-up comedian, who became famous thanks to his appearances on "The Daily Show," will be at Stamford's Palace Theatre this Saturday to rant about annoying...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 12:25 PM
The Somerset County Maple Producers annual tree tapping ceremony 2 p.m. Feb. 23 at the Baer Brothers Maple Camp. Queen Maple LXI Hannah Taylor and this year’s maple princesses, Maple King Matthew Emerick will officially tap the maple...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 10:25 AM
The United States has a fine reputation of creating an aura of foreign culture around products that are decidedly American. General Tso's Chicken has certainly never been found in China, and chimichanga's are actually a product of 20th century Arizona....
| Mar 12, 2013
| 9:40 AM
In 1965, Bill Cosby played the leading role in "I Spy," becoming the first African American to co-star on a television series and winning three consecutive Emmys in the process. In the '70s, he created the cartoons "Fat Albert" and "The Cosby Kids,"...
| Mar 15, 2013
Frank Wildhorn's "Jekyll & Hyde" was never a subtle night of theater — more of a guilty, sexy pleasure, really, with high-wattage, hook-heavy power ballads that might not have had much of a connection to Robert Louis Stevenson's London (oh no),...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 1:19 PM
Father’s Day concert
The Somerset County Community Band annual Father’s Day Concert at 5 p.m., June 16 on the lawn stage of the Philip Dressler Center in Somerset. There will be free ice cream sundaes. 814-443-3055.
| Feb 14, 2013
| 10:14 AM
Not long ago, in a shopping mall, I ran into Mike Tyson.
It was the Fashion Show Mall in Las Vegas. I came up an escalator, and there was Tyson. He was standing, grinning, surrounded by a little clutch of delighted fans, most of whom wanted to pose...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 11:05 AM
The year 1997 returns to Connecticut for a one-night-stand at the Palace Theater on Jan. 31, when Sixpence None the Richer performs. Best known for rock/pop staples "Kiss Me" and "There She Goes," the Christian-influenced band reunited for the second time...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 6:05 AM
The Temptations and the Four Tops are two 1960s hit-makers that are playing the one-surviving-original-member game. The Temptations have still got Otis Williams while the Four Tops will feature first tenor Abdul "Duke" Fakir (who is threatening...