I had hoped Aaron Schneider’s “Greyhound” would be a thrilling WWII epic, buoyed by strong performances, rich production values and the best modern special effects to bring this seagoing battle film to life. I wasn’t disappointed on any of these counts.

In their decades of running Bowers Tree Experts in Danville, John and Pat Bowers have used bucket trucks for a lot more than just clipping high-hanging branches.

MANSFIELD — Like libraries across the state, the Blue Ridge Township Public Library in downtown Mansfield had to cancel much of its programming for children this spring and summer.

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What do you know about Nijinsky? He was a legendary dancer, homosexual, he caused a riot in Paris when he performed to Stravinsky’s music? All true, but there is so much more as shown in Lynn Curlee’s “The Great Nijinsky: God of Dance” (Charlesbridge 2019).

You can take it with you. Ever improving technology offers a variety of portable computing options from jumbo smartphones to tablets to a range of Windows and Mac laptops. Each fills a niche as our needs for communication and computing vary.

Jon Stewart’s “Irresistible” is a noble effort that requires a great deal of patience. A modern piece of Capracorn, this broadside aimed at our current political arena premieres with the odds stacked against it. I don’t think I’m the only one who’s tired of the contentious nature of the mode…

GIBSON CITY — Harvest Moon Twin Drive-In quickly sold out its two Saturday night showings of a recently recorded Garth Brooks concert.

I always appreciate when actors get out of their comfort zone, taking on a role unlike any they’ve done before or signing up for a project knowing they’ll have to carry most of the load to make it work. Two of the more impressive examples of the latter we’ve seen in recent years include the …

“Other Words for 365彩票,” by Jasmine Warga, is a novel in verse about the grief and happiness of trying to adapt to an entirely new culture while living an ocean away from your loved ones and familiar places. It is full of funny and bittersweet observations, including everything from confusing…

To celebrate Juneteenth, the University of Illinois' Altgeld Chimes will ring out tonight for the first time since the coronavirus pandemic began in March.

Looking to maintain their dominance of the global box office, Disney has gone into the “Harry Potter” business with “Artemis Fowl,” another popular YA series featuring a dynamic male protagonist traipsing about a magical world with a group of eccentrics at his side. What with eight books in …

Normally, we reserve this space for the latest whizbang technologies and devices. Today, we veer to how this gear reaches you. Neighbors create community. Local merchants enrich our community, and they are your neighbors. In an era when big box stores obliterate local merchants, three locall…