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Ask 'Mimi,' March 19, 2017

Did you meet Brett Eldredge earlier this month in Paris?

No, I arrived around 4:15 p.m., after he had wrapped up other appearances at his alma mater high school, Laker Stadium and elsewhere. I went straight to the Ernie Eveland Gymnasium to chat with people waiting in line for his free concert.

Who lives here? March 18, 2017

Each week on this page, The News-Gazette will show a screenshot of a home from a movie or TV show and ask readers, "Who lives here?" Email your guess of a character who resides there to wholiveshere@news-gazette.com, and we'll give a winner a shout-out on next week's page. Be sure to include your full name and town of residence.

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Entertainment listings, March 16-23, 2017

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Frank's Faves: St. Patrick's Day movies

This week: A funny thing happened to my genealogy a couple years ago. I became a wee bit Irish ...

Chuck Koplinski: Kong back on top in 'Skull Island'

W hen reading about the massive budgets spent on some of today's films, I often wonder, "Where did all the money go?"

That's entertainment: Spotlighting events throughout the area

Here's what's happening the in the area's ...

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Nashville musicians to visit Virginia Theatre

Three Nashville musicians, among them the steel pedal player for George Jones, will perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Virginia Theatre in a fundraiser for Villa Grove Elite Softball.

Who lives here? March 11, 2017

Each week on this page, The News-Gazette will show a screenshot of a home from a movie or TV show and ask readers, "Who lives here?" Email your guess of a character who resides there to wholiveshere@news-gazette.com, and we'll give a winner a shout-out on next week's page. Be sure to include your full name and town of residence.

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Forerunner of Ebertfest to celebrate 20 years

URBANA — Twenty years ago, the University of Illinois threw a big birthday party for the all-knowing computer HAL-9000 in "2001: A Space Odyssey."

#TheMJs, March 10, 2017

On Fridays, staff writer Marcus Jackson (@MarcusJ_NG) provides a quick glance at the best that Twitter has to offer.

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Frank's Faves: Screwball comedies

This week: Screwball comedies? Sounds like that would be right up my alley, but you'd be surprised.