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Fastest brush in the west

DANVILLE — Local speed painter John Jansky already knows what he's wearing to a celebrity event in Malibu, Calif., next week in honor of Danville native Dick Van Dyke, who turns 90 next month.

A tuxedo, of course.

Never mind the paint splatters on the jacket.

That's Entertainment: Spotlighting events around the area

Music scene

URBANA — The roots duo Anna & Elizabeth, who studied traditional Appalachian folk music, will perform from 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday at Pizza M, 208 W. Main St., U.

The Champaign Urbana Folk and Roots Festival is presenting the event as part of its year-round concert series.

Chuck's Classics: James Dean's TV legacy (1953-55)

The myth of James Dean has grown around his untimely death at age 24 and his work in three films. How his talent would have matured is a mystery, but thanks to Turner Classic Movies, we can get a glimpse as to how it developed before his big-screen debut.

Who lives here? Sept. 19, 2015

Each week, The News-Gazette will show a screen shot of a home from a movie or television show and ask readers, 'Who lives here?'

Email your guess of a character who resides in the featured home 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.

LAST WEEK'S ANSWER ...

Rich Warren: Television technology wars are back

Internationale Funkausstellung (IFA) translates as international radio show, because it dates back to 1924 when radios were the main consumer electronics product. The Berlin-based show always ranked as an important exhibition, but when the Berlin Wall came down it blossomed into the largest and possibly most important electronics show on the planet.

Taking a spin

TUSCOLA — Due to contractual obligations, Doug Robinson can't divulge how much he made off with on "Wheel of Fortune" until after tonight's episode airs.

What we can tell you is that things picked up for the 32-year-old Tuscola High teacher and coach — who show officials will only reveal wins "BIG money" — after a shaky opening small-talk segment with host Pat Sajak.

Who lives here? Sept. 12, 2015

Each week, The News-Gazette will show a screen shot of a home from a movie or television show and ask readers, 'Who lives here?'

Email your guess of a character who resides in the featured home 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.

LAST WEEK'S ANSWER ...

Who lives here? Sept. 5, 2015

Each week, The News-Gazette will show a screen shot of a home from a movie or television show and ask readers, 'Who lives here?'

Email your guess of a character who resides in the featured home 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.

LAST WEEK'S ANSWER ...

Who lives here? Aug. 29, 2015

Each week, The News-Gazette will show a screen shot of a home from a movie or television show and ask readers, 'Who lives here?'

Email your guess of a character who resides in the featured home 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.

LAST WEEK'S ANSWER ...

Frank's Faves: Woulda, shoulda, coulda — or not

True or false? If you don't watch a show right from the start, fuhgeddaboutit!

False, of course. For everyone else except me.