Television

Television

Who lives here? Jan. 21, 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 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.

#TheMJs, Jan. 20, 2017

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

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Top of the Morning, Jan. 20, 2017

TODD LINDSEY wanted to see the trophy with his 22-year-old son, ANSON — in the worst way. Nice of the Cubs to help them out.

Urbana resident Todd and Rockford resident Anson met Wednesday in Bloomington. Their mission: an up-close look and picture with the World Series prize.

Entertainment listings, Jan. 19-26, 2017

SPECIAL EVENTS

This weekend

COMMUNITY MLK CELEBRATION

What: Keynote speaker with be Eric McDuffie of the African American Studies Department. The program will include a presentation by Wrapsody and a performance by the Banks, Bridgewater and Lewis Drum Corps.

When: 10 a.m. to noon Jan. 21.

Frank's Faves: Children's movies that left scars

This week: Why don't they do what they say, say what they mean; one thing leads to another ...

Like The Fixx said (sort of) ... one fave leads to another. And so it does again. Last week's Faves lead right into this week's by virtue of an answer I received via social media to the question: What's the first movie you remember ever seeing?

Stars of the show

Once consigned to a spot well within the broadcast and given only enough time to rush through the highlights, weather broadcasters are now at the start, often leading the show, with spots in the middle and the close. Staff writer PAUL WOOD talked with TV's new go-to personalities about how the industry has changed.

Who lives here? Jan. 14, 2017

Each week on this page, The News-Gazette will show a screen shot of a home from a movie or TV show and ask readers, "Who lives here?" Email your guess of a character who resides in the featured home to wholives here@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

#TheMJs, Jan. 13, 2017

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

TOP TWEETS

Politics

Top of the Morning, Jan. 13, 2017

In May, New Mexico State named LOU HENSON a special adviser to the basketball program. It's been all good for the Aggies ever since.

Two days after Henson — the all-time-winningest coach in Illinois history — turned 85, New Mexico State (15-2) hosted WAC rival Grand Canyon on Thursday, seeking to extend its winning streak to 14.