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Life is wonderful again at Market Basket
Who knew that one of the best made-for-Labor Day speeches in American history would be delivered by a CEO? And who could have guessed that the summer's major labor story would not be about a CEO saving the jobs of his workers but about the workers saving the job of their CEO? This is the wonder of the happy-ending tale of Market Basket, the New ... (more)
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Farmington Daily Times
Column: A Market Basket of dignity
WASHINGTON >> Who knew that one of the best made-for-Labor Day speeches in American history would be delivered by a CEO? And who could have guessed that the summer's major labor story would not be about a CEO saving the jobs of his workers but about the workers saving the job of their CEO? This is the wonder of the happy-ending tale of Market ... (more)
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Victorville Daily Press
Expanding a Ita s a Wonderful Lifea museum
For most adults, early childhood memories generally center on a favorite toy, pet, or family member.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Poking fun at politics
Colorful comedy entertains this weekend at College of the Redwoods' Crescent City campus At first glance, the main character in Lighthouse Repertory Theatre's new play might bring to mind images of an older Jimmy Stewart - think "Mr. Smith Goes to Washington" plus 20 years.
Classic Hollywood Throwback Thursday Featuring James Stewart
Whether you like to call him James Stewart or Jimmy Stewart, there's no denying the actor played a very important role in Hollywood history.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Ferguson's About Net Neutrality, Too
At the end of the classic Mr. Smith Goes to Washington , Jimmy Stewart, as Senator Jefferson Smith, is in the midst of his filibuster against the corruption of the political machine that sent him to Capitol Hill as their lackey.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
the Apartment Among Top 10 Classic Movies Featured on TCM Classic Film Tour
The TCM Classic Film Tour of NYC is celebrating its first year anniversary. As a TCM Classic Film Tour Guide, I'm so proud to collaborate with the preeminent leader in the curation and presentation of classic film.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Retro movie spotlight: Harvey
In his 1950 film, Harvey , directed by Henry Koster, James Stewart delivers an atypical performance, proving that he is one of the most versatile actors of Hollywood's "Golden Age".
Sat Aug 16, 2014
How likely would run on banks be after Yes vote?
COULD celebrations for independence be rudely interrupted by a run on the banks or is the No camp scaremongering, asks Tom Peterkin IN THAT brilliant Christmas movie classic It's A Wonderful Life, George Bailey memorably witnesses a run on the Bailey Building and Loan bank in Bedford Falls, which threatens its survival.
Grayslake collector adding to 'It's a Wonderful Life' museum
Richard Goodson has lassoed many "It's a Wonderful Life" collectibles, but he's willing to part with some to help a museum dedicated to the classic Christmas movie.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Carol Burnett to be honoured with award from Jimmy Stewart museum in Pennsylvania
The Indiana Gazette reports the actress and comedian will receive the museum's Harvey Award at an Oct. 3 fundraiser for the James M. Steward Museum Foundation.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
The Dude goes to Washington?
Jeff Bridges speaks at Lebwoski Fest 2011. Would Bridges' iconic character Jeffrey Lebowski, also known as The Dude, be a good fit in Washington? Jimmy Stewart was great as a U.S. senator in "Mr. Smith Goes to Washington," but that was 75 years ago.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
The Early Report for August 4th, 2014: Part Two
Although his name is not a household one, Koster is responsible for some of the most beloved and endearing films of the late studio system era.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
El Paso Times
1930s Plaza Theater: 'Southwest's most splendid amusement house'
September 1, 1975 - WHERE STARS GATHERED -- The all-star cast of "Firecreek" gathered in El Paso's Plaza Theater on Jan. 24, 1968 to view the world premier of their action-packed Western.