Bailing out of trouble with bale of corrections

...firefighter is nicknamed "Weirdo." We apologize for our mistake.? Our newspaper carried the notice last week that Mr. Oscar Hoffnagle is a defective on the police force. This was a typographical error. Mr. Hoffnagle is, of course, a detective on...

Jazz up an Oscars party with cheese, fresh toppings

The problem with hosting an Oscars viewing party is that the bar is set...ourselves that. Plus, setting out an Oscars-worthy spread isn't all that hard...taste better at room temperature. OSCARS VIEWING PARTY FOODJazz up a tub of...

Apollo 13 astronaut, flight director to speak at GRU

...Presidential Medal of Freedom by President Nixon later that year. The adventure of the failed moon mission was made into an Oscar-winning movie by director Ron Howard in 1995.The event begins at 5 p.m. and costs $10 for alumni and $15 for others...

Rants & Raves

...readers:I REMEMBER an old movie called Outlaw. They made a big stink about Jane Russell and her big bosom. I watched the Oscars and I think these women are disgusting with their chests showing. Our first lady dresses beautifully. WHO ARE THE city commissioner...

Tambra New

...2015 at her residence. Memorial services will be held Saturday, April 18, at 2:00 pm at Living Waters Church. Pastor Oscar Whiteside will be officiating. Ms. New was a loving mother and grandmother. She was a housewife and Assistant Manager at...

Backstage at the Oscars: Nervous stars, controlled chaos

...no stranger to the Oscars stage, looked relieved...performance, asking longtime Oscar writer Bruce Vilanch...Three 6 Mafia gave the Oscar's first performance...Ludacris" Bridges, "The Oscars will never be the same." Two-time Oscar winner Tom Hanks, a...

`English Patient' wins nine Oscars

...The English Patient" won nine Oscars Monday night, including best...1959's "Ben-Hur" with 11 Oscars. "I'm so surprised," said...English Patient's" competitive Oscars, Zaentz received the Irving...He also produced previous Oscar-winners "One Flew Over the...

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Oscars to get a permanent home in Hollywood

...of wandering between hotels, theaters and auditoriums, the Oscars are finally getting a permanent home. The Motion Picture Academy...tourists visiting the boulevard have been disappointed. The first Oscars were presented at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel in 1929. Over...

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Chris Rock: straight men don't watch Oscars

...straight men don't watch the Oscars. "I did not say that. I said...business that have ever watched the Oscars," he said. The Emmy-winning...man sits there and watches the Oscars?" But he offered Leno some toned-down criticism of Oscar hype. "The awards don't...

Oscars boost ABC to victory

...popular awards show may be losing its grip on viewers. The Oscars telecast, with Billy Crystal returning as host and The English...said Tuesday. Yet it drew the second-lowest ratings of any Oscar telecast since measurements were started in 1974. Only the...

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