July 26, 2007 |
The Center for Puppetry Arts in Atlanta announced plans Wednesday to build a Jim Henson wing that would include an "institution-changing gift" from the heirs of the Muppets creator: between 500 and 700 puppets, props, sketches, films, videos and other pieces. The gift is contingent on the center raising money to build the wing, officials said. They are launching a capital campaign toward that end but did not initially disclose how much money they need.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
November 30, 1992 |
Don't hesitate if you get a chance to roll slowly through North Park in a 1963 Cadillac convertible (when a Cadillac was really a Caddie ) while the streets are lined with happy people waving at you. Take my word for it, it gives new meaning to the idea of street life.
August 26, 2010
As it turns out, the circle will be unbroken. Brad Paisley and Little Jimmy Dickens helped install the circle in the center of the Grand Ole Opry House stage Wednesday after floodwaters nearly destroyed it. The circle, made from a part of the old stage from the Opry's former home at Ryman Auditorium, was submerged under 46 inches of water during the May flood that damaged the Opry House and the Gaylord Opryland Hotel and Resort in...
June 13, 1989 |
The American Film Institute will present the 15th annual Global Village Documentary Festival--consisting of 25 film, video and made-for-television documentaries--in its Mark Goodson Screening Room nightly from Friday through June 24. Living up to its title, the festival offers works ranging from Central America to AIDS to child abuse to a 190-minute chronicle about a Houston neighborhood that has experienced integration, blockbusting, white flight...