Many years ago, I attended a screening of William Wyler's "Ben-Hur" at the Virginia Theatre, where I caught sight of three teenagers who had obviously been dragged there. They were close enough for me to catch snippets of their conversation, and the gist was that this old movie was surely going to be boring, especially because it was nearly four hours long. Its one saving grace?
How is the new Community Supported Art program started by 40 North 88 West going?
As of Wednesday, only one of the 25 shares available had not yet been purchased. Each share was $300; each shareholder will receive works of art by nine local artists.
Look back: Highlights from Melissa Merli on the week that was
Vatican film a disappointment
Each week, The News-Gazette will show a screen shot of a home from a movie or TV show and ask readers, "Who lives here?"
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