Friday, July 25, 2014


Arts & Entertainment

Exhibits Listings: July 25 to 31, 2014

Jul 24

THIS WEEK: July 25 to 31, 2014

Events Listings: July 25 to 31, 2014

Jul 24

THIS WEEK: July 25 to 31, 2014

Buys Listings: July 25 to 31, 2014

Jul 24

THIS WEEK: July 25 to 31, 2014Hazleton Farmers Market, along Broad Street in downtown Hazleton. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Fridays through Aug. 29. 570-455-1509.

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Jul 24

THIS WEEK: July 25 to 31, 2014Hazleton Farmers Market, along Broad Street in downtown Hazleton. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Fridays through Aug. 29. 570-455-1509.

Bloomsburg Theatre Ensemble offers fractured in fairy tales in 'Stinky Cheese Man' show

Jul 24

Bloomsburg Theatre Ensemble offers fractured fairy tales
A princess might not feel a pea under 100 mattresses, but would a bowling ball give her a restless night?

'Hercules' opens

Jul 24

ALSO OPENING“Hercules,” a retelling of the story of the mythic hero from ancient Greece, opens this week. Look for a review at www.timesleader.com and check out next week's Guide.

'Lucy is an ambitious popcorn popper

Jul 24

After a decade when the only person to take her seriously was Woody Allen, Scarlett Johansson seems to have found her groove of late, with the new actioner “Lucy” as further confirmation of her niche.

St. Joseph Center Festival provides hope and help

Jul 24

St. Joseph Center Festival provides hope and help
Mention St. Joseph's Center and most people will tell you about a facility in Scranton which offers residential living and care for physically and mentally challenged adults.

A fashionable way to fight cancer

Jul 24

Survivors strut their stuff on colorful catwalk
Marlene Burkhart plans to “wear makeup, a pretty outfit and a smile” for her stint on the catwalk at a local fashion show.That's good solid advice for any model.

Keaton clicks with Douglas, 'And So It Goes'

Jul 24

Two old pros show the kids how chemistry works in a romantic comedy in “And So It Goes,” a love-the-last-time-around romp that'll give its target audience the warm fuzzies.

MOVIE AMY

Jul 24

Old Forge native had a role in the classic 'Showboat'
Finally available on DVD courtesy of Warner Archive, “Showboat” (1936, unrated, $20) is a beautiful charmer of a musical that's so vibrant, it rarely shows its age.

Five Folks

Jul 24

With the Bloomsburg Theatre Ensemble putting on a play filled with fractured fairy tales this week, we were inspired to ask passersby in downtown Wilkes-Barre:

East Coast Trio to take Hillside stage

Jul 24

The Lakeside Concert Series at Hillside Park on Winola Road will continue from 6 to 8 p.m. this Wednesday with the East Coast Trio. This Dunmore-based band features three veteran musicians who play classic rock and R&B songs from the 60s, 70s and 80s.

Fire by Friction

Jul 24

The kids' hands were getting sore and the wood was getting warm.

Local businesses donate to Camp Create at Waverly Comm

Jul 23

The Waverly Community House (Comm), 1115 North Abington Road, is once again offering a specialized, themed, summer day camp for children with special needs.

Dietrich movie mania!

Jul 23

Which modern family star plays the voice of Lil' Dipper in “Planes: Fire and Rescue?”Last week's answer: Keri Russell.Last week's winner: Pat Timperio, of Dalton.

More than the movies

Jul 23

Last week 20 children and 18 adults experienced the joy of creating music in the Dietrich's Jammin' in a Jugband residency. Led by Timothy Walker and David Driskell, rostered artists with the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, students not only learned how to...

Keystone College to host Jazz Institute

Jul 23

The Seventh Annual Jazz Institute at Keystone College will welcome a wide variety of jazz lovers to campus from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 28 to Aug. 1.

Lackawanna Trail High School Concert Band performs at the Walt Disney World Resort

Jul 23

Members of the Lackawanna Trail High School Concert Band entertained resort guests at the Waterside Stage in Downtown Disney June 23.The group traveled to the Walt Disney World Resort in Florida to take part in the Disney Performing Arts program.

Breaking Ground Poets to return to Open Mic Night at Dietrich Theater

Jul 22

On Friday, July 25, the Dietrich Theater's Open Mic Night will return with its monthly installment, this time featuring a crowd favorite. The Breaking Ground Poets are back from competing at Brave New Voices International Youth Poetry Slam Festival, the largest...

MOMENTS IN TIME

Jul 21

The History Channel

STRANGE BUT TRUE

Jul 21

By Samantha Weaver* It was novelist Ayn Rand who made the following sage observation: “You can avoid reality, but you cannot avoid the consequences of avoiding reality.”

“What is your biggest pet peeve?”

Jul 21

“When people say He pleaded guilty instead of he pled guilty.”Patricia ArasinHarveys Lake“People that don't behave and drive too fast on the lake.”Irene WentzelHarveys Lake

ONLY YESTERDAY

Jul 21

DM20 YEARS AGO - 1994

YOUR SPACE

Jul 21

H. Shultz, of Trucksville, shows in this photo that where there's a will, there's a way.

Meet Timmy

Jul 21

My name is Timmy. I am nine weeks old and am currently in between homes. I have many good qualities and am seeking a warm and loving family to adopt me. My broad set of skills and knowledge includes hunting, stylist, singer, cardboard box inspector, sleep expert and food...

Isabella Sobejano landed role of shapeshifter Venus

Jul 19

The cast of characters includes a ghost, a vampire and a pale witch, so will the independent movie “Sugar Skull Girls” have audiences shivering in their seats?

Fragrance adds the signature, finishing touch

Jul 19

Throughout the existence of fashion, industry insiders have stated that you are not completely dressed until your fragrance is applied. Jane Leslie Alperin, owner of Jane Leslie & Co, Kingston, has an amendment to that statement. She likes to think that fragrance is the...

STILL SHOWING

Jul 24

22 JUMP STREET — This buddy-cop parody hits many sweet spots and offers the biggest, loudest laughs of any movie this summer. 112 mins. R for language, sexual content, drug material, brief nudity and violence. ♦ ♦...

Thoughts of what could have been

Jul 20

PLAINS TWP. — Walking to my car one evening after work, I noticed something stuck in the driver's side window.It was a photo of a girl — a graduation photo from 2013. Her name was Kennedy.

Grapevines are symbolic of one woman's roots

Jul 18

Plants are symbolic of one woman's roots
The three grapevines in Christine Mash's backyard which form an arbor yield some fresh fruit for the picking, but to her the plants mean a lot more than food. They are symbolic of the roots that the home holds for her and her family. And that's nourishment...

County band will bring a touch of Texas 'Under the Stars'

Jul 18

Even though all of the members of country band Lonestar are from Texas, they had to go to Nashville to find each other.

'Planes: Fire & Rescue' really takes off

Jul 17

There's a cheerful simplicity about the animated “Planes: Fire & Rescue.” Contrast it with the chaotic, clanging “Transformers” movie, made for a slightly older preteen audience. The high-flying new Disney cartoon has a clearer story, more...

'Purge' sequel gets it all out of our systems

Jul 17

The clever conceit behind James DeMonaco's 2013 sleeper hit “The Purge” was not that American society had resolved its crime/ inequality/ population problems with an annual free-pass-for-murder “purge.” It was that this hell night came home...

'Sex Tape' is an X-rated tale with a PG plot

Jul 17

The high-concept comedies spawned by “The 40-Year-Old Virgin” need to start using birth control.

'Persecuted' fails as a thriller aimed at the Religious Right

Jul 17

The unholy bond between religion and politics is the background for “Persecuted,” a confused and confusing thriller about a TV preacher ruined by a sinister government plot.
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