Television

Television

Who lives here? March 21, 2015

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, March 20, 2015

If you have a chance to watch the NCAA tournament postgame press conferences, you will hear a familiar voice.

Longtime Illinois sports information director Mike Pearson, now retired and living in Oxford, Ohio, is handling the moderator duties at Nationwide Arena in Columbus.

Ohio State, which hosts the second- and third-round games starting today, asked Pearson to help out.

Who lives here? March 14, 2015

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, March 13, 2015

Lucky WDWS listeners who tuned in to Tuesday's Illinois-Chicago State baseball game got a special treat: analysis from the guy who knows the team as well as anyone this side of Dave Loane.

Jeff Huth, who recently retired from The News-Gazette, helped Loane call the Illinois win.

He covered the Illinois baseball team for 34 years and wanted to stay involved in the sport.

Who lives here? March 7, 2015

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?"

Frank's Faves, March 5, 2015

My wife recently watched the final episodes of two of her favorite television series — "The Mentalist" on CBS and "White Collar" on TNT — both of which she proudly laid claim to having watched faithfully from premiere to finale.

That's entertainment: Spotlighting events around the area

Girls' Day

URBANA — Girls are invited to Japan House on Sunday to celebrate Girls' Day, or Hinamatsuri in Japan, with special tea ceremonies at noon and 1 p.m.

Ask 'Mimi,' March 1, 2015

Did trumpeter Clark Terry (above) have connections to this area?

Who lives here? Feb. 28, 2015

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, Feb. 27, 2015

The streets of Gilman figure to be empty at about 2 p.m. today. That's when the Iroquois West girls' basketball team plays Hardin Calhoun in a Class 1A semifinal game at Normal's Redbird Arena.

The game is being televised live on Comcast SportsNet. Lee Hall will handle the play-by-play, with Kelly Burke as analyst and Matt Rotewald working the sidelines.