AURORA – Best known for her character “Mama” from the long-running “The Carol Burnett Show,” Vicki Lawrence will perform in “Vicki Lawrence and Mama: A Two-Woman Show” on Sunday, Feb. 22, at The Paramount Theatre, 23 E. Galena Blvd., Aurora.
Batavia resident Katherine Brankin decided to make her first book a thriller. “The Family Girl” tells the story of assassin Catalina Bennett, who is following in the footsteps of her father, a retired assassin. The book is the first installment in a trilogy that Brankin is writing.
WASHINGTON – George Pelecanos, 57, is an award-winning author of numerous novels. His most recent book, "The Martini Shot," was released last month. He is also a television producer and writer whose credits include "The Wire" and "Treme."
BATAVIA – The storyline of “Silent Witnesses” – Batavia resident Laura Cianci’s first book – revolves around former FBI agent Alex Hayden, who – while in a town in central China – uncovers a research facility conducting experiments outlawed the world over and now has to find a way to get the evidence out of the country.
BATAVIA – Professional ballroom dancer Tony Dovolani is a familiar face to fans of the television show "Dancing With The Stars."
Sagrantino and the region of Umbria, Italy, are excellent companions.
Geneva native Bianca Shaw and St. Charles native Chris Fair will do their best to make ...
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St. Charles resident Linda Brodine has plenty of stories to tell.
Grammy Award winner LeAnn Rimes is in the holiday spirit these days.
In caring for his wife, Linda, as she battled ovarian cancer for eight years, Batavia resident Christopher Cudworth learned about character, caregiving and community.
When Reese Witherspoon first set eyes upon and quickly devoured Cheryl Strayed’s ...
In the ’50s and ’60s, Ozzie and Harriet Nelson and their family became television’s first family.
Those familiar with the music of singer-songwriter and guitarist Noah Gabriel might be surprised by his latest effort.
The folks who star in the ultra-successful series of films based on Suzanne Collins...
In her second book, “Haunted Nights at Drumheller Castle – Ethereal Quandary: A St. Charles Tale,”...
As the daughter of Chicago-area musician Ralph Covert, Fiona Grey was surrounded by music from a young age.
For more than 40 years, the band Tower of Power has been entertaining the world with its distinctive brand of soul music.
Banned Books Week reminds Americans about their freedom to read, and – every year – educators, librarians, book sellers, writers and readers come together to celebrate that freedom. Banned Books Week, celebrating its 32nd year, runs from Sept. 21 through Saturday, Sept. 27.
Those who attend Water Street Studios’ third annual on-som’ bel fundraiser on Saturday, Sept. 27, will see how fashion and art interact.