Archive for 'Entertainment'
“Evil can be most appealing, even when it comes packaged so attractively,” declares the sage defense attorney, played by David Adler, to the young prosecutor. He’s referring to the captivating Irma Grese, known as the “Blonde [...]
Sure, Clint Eastwood used the Masonic temple to film “J. Edgar,” starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Dermot Mulroney, who grew up in Alexandria. And “Remember the Titans” put Alexandria on the big screen and on the map. [...]
The history buffs keen on the tri-corner hats and town criers of Old Town’s brick-laid sidewalks may be unaware, but Alexandria is home to a perennially irreverent literary show, As Was Written. What began as a [...]
Port City Brewing owner and founder Bill Butcher's business plan includes focusing on a few beers and producing a quality product, but that doesn't mean he's ruled out experimentation. [...]
A lifelong Alexandrian, musician Ray Parker recently penned an original tune singing the citys praises that he hopes local officials will use to trumpet his hometowns charm. [...]
No Church in the Wild, the opening track on Jay-Z and Kanye Wests Watch the Throne, is not so much a claim to their godliness as it is a manifesto to a new religion over which [...]
When has a series run its course? When has a novelist who made his name satirizing literature gone too far? Unfortunately for author Jasper Fforde, the time seems to be now after his latest release, One [...]