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    A quick look at November 2014
    If you like to get your holiday shopping done before Black Friday, check out the events at the Buffalo History Museum and Salvatore’s this month – then you can relax after Thanksgiving with a ride through the Fairgrounds Festival of...
  • Big Hero 6:  The 6
    Comikaze: Big Hero 6, Sleepy Hollow, Gotham and More
    Big things are going down at Comikaze. Here is a quick run down of some of the events. Plus a special offer at the end.Disney’s Big Hero 6 is the OFFICIAL SPONSOR of the ULTIMATE Trick-Or-Treat and Costume Contest on Friday October 31st from...
  • Flawless Affair
    Chantelle Fraser's 'Flawless Affair' yacht party
    Well, it started off flawlessly. Chantelle Fraser of Flawless Event Casting and Entertainment executed what began as a classy event on Oct. 21 on a Hornblower yacht docked at Hudson River Park’s Pier 40. Entertainers appeared to be on every...
  • Oz on Film, Part Forty: The Sequel That Never Was
    Oz on Film, Part Forty: The Sequel That Never Was
    Considering (once again) the fact that Walt Disney’s Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs opened the doors that allowed MGM’s The Wizard of Oz to be made in the first place, it is both ironic and fitting that what would have been Disney...
  • Construction Completion Bash
    Construction Completion Bash at The Do Seum this Wednesday
    Construction of the new San Antonio Children's Museum on Broadway is well under way and The Do Seum is celebrating the completion of the exterior building with a Construction Completion Bash on Wednesday October 29, 2014. Guests will be able...
  • Top: Bert Lahr, Liza Minnelli, Red and Valentina Skelton, Richard and Peter Boone, Bottom: Danny Kaye, Dick Van Dyke, Gregory Peck
    Oz on Film, Part Thirty-nine: From the Big Screen to the Small Screen
    While the tales of MGM’s The Wizard of Oz doing poorly on its theatrical release are demonstrably false, it is undeniable that its status as a great American classic was cemented by the almost uninterrupted annual showings of the movie on...
  • Reed Lorenzo Shannon showing off his moves
    Motown the Musical opens in the Motorcity
    Wednesday, October 22, 2014, The Fisher Theater was the site for an all star red carpet event for the Detroit opening night of Motown the Musical. This Broadway stage play highlights the 40 years of Motown music that cultivated an entire industry...
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    Guests announced for Fan Fest 2014
    Phoenix Comicon Fan Fest promises to be a fan-tastic event this December, and with recent guest announcements there will be something for everyone.From the Doctor Whosci-fi universe, Fan Fest has attracted two very different doctors: Colin Baker...
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    Landmark Theatres Celebrates Halloween with Special Film Events
    Here are the seasonal films that are scary, creepy, supernatural, shocking, or even costume-inspiring,– both special events and regular engagements.BIRDMAN or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance), at Embarcadero – opening day for...
  • Courage in Journalism Awards
    On the scene: Courage in Journalism Awards ceremony
    With the increasing danger that journalists working in conflict and war zones face as of late, recognizing the bravery of these truth-seeking individuals and providing them with a measure of protection has never been more crucial. For 25 years,...
  • Brother Jimmy's Commemorates 25th Anniversary
    Brother Jimmy's Commemorates 25th Anniversary
    Brother Jimmy’s, New York City’s born and bred Southern-themed icon, announced today it will be commemorating its 25th Anniversary with a 25-day campaign, starting November 1st. Brother Jimmy’s celebrates its evolution from a...
  • Brandon Bishops rock climbs
    Brandon Bishop 'rocks' with Cub X (Photos)
    When Brandon Bishop (10) isn't busy being a full-time student, Cub Scout, actor, model and musician, he also finds time to entertain himself by rock climbing. This local young man, who lives in Cape Coral, Fla., recently climbed a 50 foot wall...
  • MLB Barware Crate
    $10,000 Man Crate For Kansas City Royals Fan
    The World Series began earlier this week, and San Francisco-based start up Man Crates is getting in the competitive spirit. Man Crates, which provides an easy gifting solution for men in the form of an industrial wooden crate with all things men...
  • Halloween scene
    Fall frights 2014: A quick look at area haunted houses
    Looking for a fright this weekend or next? These three haunted houses are long-time fixtures at Halloween in the Buffalo area, but they’ve been upgrades for 2014. Check out these haunts in Depew, Cheektowaga and Hamburg.Frightworld –...
  • Laniea Dominguez Comedy For Causes
    When Purpose Meets Laughter: 1 On 1 With Laniea Dominguez On Comedy For Causes
    Since 2010 I've been writing articles for the Examiner as their LA Cultural Examiner "Brining You The Good News" and shining the light on people that deserve recognition for the good they're doing in the world! Some people like...