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Nebraska: Cannes Review
Alexander Payne's in competition black-and-white film follows a father and son on a road trip to Lincoln, Nebraska.
Wed May 22, 2013
Summer theater: Tunes take the stage across KC
May 23--Here's what summer theater in Kansas City means: Musicals, heat, musicals, air-conditioning, musicals, Shakespeare, musicals, drama, musicals, comedy, musicals and and more musicals.
The Kansas City Star
Summer dining: Savor the season's fresh flavors
Although the calendar doesn't officially reflect the solstice until June 21, that delicious season of "spummer," when spring runs headlong into summer, has us firmly in its languid grip.
Morning report: ExxonMobil caught; city directors get big pay raise; the return of Ken Starr
According to the post, which provides links to the documents, ExxonMobil initially wrote a news release in early April claiming both Lake Conway and a cove that is connected to the lake were oil free.
Angry Birds comes to life in Clarke
Take a ride on Route 7 west into Clarke County and you'll encounter an unusual sight as you near Berryville: a giant red bird, poised on an 8-foot-tall platform with an oversized slingshot wound around its body, as if it's poised to be launched skyward.
Sun May 12, 2013
The coming GOP civil war over climate change
The National Journal has a long piece out, "The Coming GOP Civil War Over Climate Change: Science, storms, and demographics are starting to change minds among the rank and file." Back in October 2010, NJ ran an article explaining, "The GOP is stampeding toward an absolutist rejection of climate science that appears unmatched among major political ... (more)
Fri May 10, 2013
My Mother Lode
The 56th Mother Lode Round-Up Is Here
This 2013 Mother's Day weekend marks the 56th anniversary of the Mother Lode Round-up and the 66th anniversary of the Tuolumne County Sheriff's Posse, founded in 1948, who started presenting the Mother Lode Round-Up in 1958.
Wed May 08, 2013
My Mother Lode
Round-Up Week Is Here
Job was crowned queen at a new venue for the Queen Coronation; the Sonora Opera Hall.
Tue May 07, 2013
Fellini's: Rich Italian Taste at the Stratosphere
The feeling of dining along the Italian countryside has been Fellini's M.O. since 1999, bringing in loyal customers from across the city and nation year in and year out.
Religion News Service
Angels and Saints at Ephesus Now Available
The awe-inspiring music of ANGELS AND SAINTS AT EPHESUS , the highly anticipated CD from the Benedictines of Mary, Queen of Apostles, is available today from De Montfort Music/Decca. This follow-up to last year's number one hit ADVENT AT EPHESUS is a year-round collection featuring 17 English and Latin pieces sung a cappella for the feasts of the ... (more)
Sat May 04, 2013
Digital Post Production
Wicked Tickets Cast Spell on BuyAnySeat.com
What is it with Wicked? Already a three-time Tony winner, the musical continues to cast a spell on audiences from across the pond to America's heartland.
Fri May 03, 2013
The Heartland Institute
Original caption from the San Jose State website: "This week we received a deluge of free books from the Heartland Institute .
Thu May 02, 2013
Review: 'At Any Price', a brilliant morality tale from Ramin Bahrani
How much does the American Dream cost? What is one willing to give up in order to achieve it? The answer is pretty much right there in the title of acclaimed director Ramin Bahrani 's At Any Price , a staggering, brilliant morality tale that further establishes him as one of today's finest filmmakers.
Wed May 01, 2013
The New Zealand Herald
Dominic Corry: Things I've learnt watching New Zealand films
Movie blogger Dominic Corry gives his pick for greatest ever Kiwi actor and reveals the heroes of New Zealand film.
The Indianapolis Star
Things to do next week Downtown
The film celebrates the common thread of humanity that connects people of all religions and challenges traditional thoughts about Jewish-Muslim relations, as men bridge generation gaps and differences in faith to survive.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Eclectic plays hit Chicago stages in May
"This is a significant moment for Court Theatre," says Artistic Director Charles Newell of the company's MoliA re Festival which launches the Center for Classic Theatre at the University of Chicago campus.
Heritage Oil keen to grow in Nigeria after erratic start
Britain's Heritage Oil is looking for further acquisitions in Nigeria, months after switching its main focus to the problematic Niger Delta region where performance of its field has to date been erratic.
Sat Apr 27, 2013
Albany Times Union
'Leading Ladies' predictable, fun
Jack Gable , Leo Clark , Florence , Doc , Meg , Duncan , Audrey , Butch in Home Made Theater's "Leading Ladies," weekends through May 5, 2013.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
Culture: - On the Air'
NMGC Voices of Hope: Area singers who have been affected by cancer are invited to join and attend rehearsals at 10 a.m. Saturdays at Church of The Brethren, 1020 W. Jefferson, Naperville.
Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band playing Time Warner Cable Arena tonight
A storyteller for the American heartland, urbanites on the coasts and all in between, Bob Seger's songs became a part of the soundtracks of myriad young hearts of the '70s and '80s. At that time, this scribe remained grounded by spinning Seger's everyman tales in between bouts of punk rock.