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Rich Warren: Can't stay quiet about television sound levels

One of our online readers decries fluctuating TV sound levels.

Chuck's Classics: 'To Be or Not to Be'

News-Gazette film reviewer Chuck Koplinski picks a flick you can't miss. This week, on Turner Classic Movies, it's "To Be or Not To Be."

Read more in Chuck's blog here

Who lives here? July 26, 2014

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?"

Top of the morning, July 25, 2014

Weekend TV guide

Get ready Rantoul, Howard Griffith, Dave Revsine, Gerry DiNardo, Tom Dienhart and friends are on the way.

BTN's annual tour of Big Ten schools is tentatively scheduled to arrive at Camp Rantoul on Aug. 20. That will be the last of this year's stops.

Rich Warren: It's time to donate your plasma (screens)

Farewell, plasma.

Recently Samsung and LG, two of the world's largest TV manufacturers, announced they would no longer manufacturer plasma TVs.

Future Five: Entertainment for the week ahead

From a Disney sing-along to an American Idol in C-U — Tim Mitchell's entertainment recommendations for the week ahead.

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Who lives here? July 19, 2014

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?"

Top of the Morning, July 18, 2014

Sure, the ESPYs are self-promoting. At times to a sickening level. But this year's awards show had a winning combination of laughs and sentiment.

Credit host Drake for outperforming expectations. The writers set him up with good material but he had to pull it off. I'd invite him to come back and host next year.

Rich Warren: Finding media services can be bundle of trouble

Aereo, an advanced technology service that allowed residents of major cities to watch local TV stations via computer, smartphone or tablet, suffered bad reception from the Supreme Court. Unlike local cable companies, Aereo paid no royalties to broadcasters for relaying their programming, which greatly riled them.

Ask 'Mimi' July 13, 2014

Mimi, is there a summer TV program you're watching besides "Under the Dome"?