Arts & Entertainment
The decision to cling to the once-shabby Sahara casino will look nothing short of prescient at the stroke of midnight Friday, when the reincarnated Sahara opens as the vibrant SLS Las Vegas amid the glare of fireworks.
The U.S. Treasury's inspector general has determined Beyonce and Jay-Z's fifth-anniversary trip to Cuba last year was OK under rules allowing educational travel to the island.
Chloe Grace Moretz, not yet 18, has had a terrific year in horrible situations. Now she lands in a teen coma-of-age melodrama.
George R.R. Martin says more deaths are to come in "The Winds of Winter," the sixth novel in his "A Song of Ice and Fire" series that HBO's "Game of Thrones" is based on.
Aaron Paul, who played Jessee Pinkman, has a Breaking Bad-themed scavenger hunt up his sleeve.
A variant cover for Marvel's upcoming Spider-Woman #1 has shocked comic book fans to discover that a comic artist has objectified a woman.
The Mexican Museum partnership with the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Mexico will include an artist-in-residence program and new exhibits.
Music stars Ariana Grande, Nicki Minaj and Jessie J will kick off Sunday night's MTV Video Music Awards.
Aug. 22--I'll be honest. I was trying to find a good excuse to mention, with all possible subtlety, that the fourth annual North Central Washington Wine Awards is coming this very Saturday to Town Toyota Center, and if you have even a passing interest in wine or food this event is not to be missed. Yes, this is naked promotion. The event is presented by our own Foothills magazine and organized ...
Aug. 22--Despite previously performing at various music festivals together, Hasidic reggae rapper Matisyahu and Los Angeles band Ozomatli have never been on tour together until now. "We've played together before and we like each other's vibes," said founding member and multi-instrumentalist Ulises Bella, noting that the band recently dropped "Place in the Sun" in March, while Matisyahu's ...
Aug. 21--WEST MEAD TOWNSHIP -- Country music star Lee Brice sang about being "hard to love," but concert fans certainly didn't think so as they packed most of the racetrack and grandstand for his concert with opening act Frankie Ballard at the Crawford County Fair on Wednesday night. Country music fans Brad Tucker and his wife, Joyce, drove about two hours from Roulette near the New ...
Aug. 22--UNION -- A Mississippi musician's unannounced visit to Union turned into a treat for local fans of live music. "You never know who you might see at Shady's on a Tuesday night," said musician Freddie Vanderford, who performs at Shady's each Tuesday. Vanderford -- who has been recognized for his work in preserving the Piedmont blues genre -- performs along with master guitarist Brandon ...
Aug. 22--WILLIAMSON -- The Tug Valley Arts Council is expanding its commitment to providing opportunities to both enjoy and participate in quality arts programming in the Mingo County area. The Tug Valley Arts Council, aside from its yearly concert series which features various performances from artists around the country and provides opportunities to perform twice a year with their Community ...
Aug. 22--WHEELERSBURG -- The Tommy Webb Band is among the musical groups set to perform in the Highway 52 Bluegrass Series set Sept. 20, 2014, at 7 p.m. at the Living With A Cause Theater in 8805 Ohio River Road in Wheelersburg. Stacey Wright, booking and public relations for Living With A Cause Theater, as well as The Kevin Prater Band said the Highway 52 Bluegrass Series will include local, ...