Local TV ratings book from 1965 sold on eBay
On Tuesday, May 14th, a book published by the American Research Bureau titled "The Mobile-Pensacola Television Audience " was sold on eBay for $3.97 under the account of an eBay user identified as "studebaker52" . According to eBay, the book featured ratings for TV programs that were broadcast in the Mobile, Alabama-Pensacola, Florida TV market in ... (more)
Thu May 16, 2013
Animal tracks: Songs about animals 3
Your crusty chronicler is an individual who generally does his own thing. Still, when Examiner asked for support for their new "List" format, it was nigh impossible not to be open-minded about it.
Wed May 15, 2013
Print passes to see free advance screening of 'The English Teacher'
Phoenix Movie Examiner is giving its readers an opportunity to see a free advance screening of Cinedigm Entertainment Group's new dramedy " The English Teacher " 7 p.m. Thursday, May 23 at Harkins Valley Art.
'Goodbye to Yesterday' by Wanda E. Brunstetter
Luke and Meredith live in Lancaster County. When they were newlyweds, Luke lost his job at a furniture store.
Mon May 13, 2013
Disney offers guests free dining plan in Sept. 2013
Hurry before it is too late. The Walt Disney World Resorts are offering guests who book a Disney vacation in September the Disney Dining Plan for FREE! That's right! You read it correct.
The Golf Channel to broadcast the Mobile Bay Classic for 2013
The Golf Channel was set to broadcast the Mobile Bay Classic golf tournament scheduled to take place at Magnolia Grove in Mobile from Thursday, May 16th to Sunday, May 19th.
Sat May 11, 2013
WFNA-TV promotes another contest involving broadcasts of a TV program
On Saturday, May 11th, WFNA-TV broadcast an advertisement promoting a new contest in which five residents of the station's broadcast area could each win one of five sets of standard digital video discs with episodes from the third series of the comedic TV program "Seinfeld" or one Kindle Fire computer along with all nine series of " Seinfeld " on ... (more)
Print passes to see free advance screening of 'The Iceman'
Phoenix Movie Examiner is giving its readers an opportunity to see a free advance screening of Millennium Films' new dramatic crime thriller " The Iceman ." In " The Iceman ," Michael Shannon plays a man who, appearing to be living the American dream as a devoted husband and father, is a ruthless killer-for-hire. Other stars include Ray Liotta, ... (more)
Print passes to see free advance screening of 'Epic'
Phoenix Movie Examiner is giving its readers an opportunity to see a free advance screening of 20th Century Fox's new animated adventure " Epic ." In " Epic ," Amanda Seyfried voices a teenager who finds herself transported to a deep forest setting where a battle between the forces of good and the forces of evil is taking place.
Fri May 10, 2013
WALA-TV news presenter refers to another station with his station's brand name
During the local 9:00 p.m. newscast WALA-TV produced on Thursday, May 9th, Bob Grip , one of the news presenters for the newscast, referred to KSAZ-TV in Phoenix, Arizona as FOX 10 in Phoenix while introducing video from the station that had the brand name "FOX 10 Phoenix" in the form of a superimposed graphic .
Thu May 09, 2013
Defend the crown: Help Asheville remain Beer City, USA
Asheville's many craft breweries are some excellent reasons why we've been named Beer City, USA for the past three years.
"You might be a troll IF you are blocking me while also sending me harassing messages." - Conservative blogger Robert Stacy McCain .
Wed May 08, 2013
Actor Riz Ahmed talks 'The Reluctant Fundamentalist'
Actor Riz Ahmed , whose film credits include "Four Lions" and "Trishna," recently spoke with Phoenix Movie Examiner about his role in director Mira Nair's new thriller " The Reluctant Fundamentalist ." In " The Reluctant Fundamentalist ," which opens Friday, May 10 exclusively at Harkins Shea 14, Riz Ahmed plays a young Pakistani man who, while ... (more)
Tue May 07, 2013
WFNA-TV promotes contest involving broadcasts of TV program
WFNA-TV recently broadcast advertisements promoting a contest in which residents of the station's broadcast area who participate could win one of five sets of Blu-ray discs with the first group of episodes in the comedic TV series "Friends" and one Kindle Fire computer .
Database tracks migrant fatalities - Tue, 07 May 2013 PST
The Sonora Desert claims the lives of hundreds of people crossing the U.S.-Mexico border each year.
Mon May 06, 2013
Local singer to discuss 'The Voice' for WPMI-TV on a regular basis
According to WPMI-TV , Shawna Pierce , a local singer and resident of Orange Beach, Alabama , was scheduled to discuss "The Voice" , a national singing competition from NBC, on live television as part of the station's local 10:00 p.m. newscasts every Monday and Tuesday until the competition ends on June 18th .
WXMI-TV Grand Rapids
3 Michigan Cities Battle for Title of BeerCity USA 2013
The current title-holder of BeerCity USA - Grand Rapids - has local competition from Kalamazoo and Ann Arbor for this year's big vote at examiner.com . The fifth annual BeerCity USA final poll will be online and accessible through a future National Examiner page for five days: May 6 - 10, 2013.
Sun May 05, 2013
Fewer Border Crossings, E-Verify System Justify Bill
Many loud voices in the debate over immigration have been insisting that effective border enforcement must precede any steps that legalize the status of current illegal immigrants.
MSC Cruises captures the essence of the Mediterranean way of life
Advocating the idea of measuring life's enjoyment in a series of moments, MSC Cruises USA, based in Fort Lauderdale, has launched a campaign inspired by the company's long time roots in the Mediterranean spirit and way of life.
Sat May 04, 2013
Food Book Fair 2013 weekend program & review
The Food Systems panel is a star-studded group of food thought leaders - so you can't miss this one.