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    PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — After-school activities can help kids develop in many important ways, but sports aren’t for everyone. Martial arts teach impressive physical skills, but it’s the skills you can’t see that will last a lifetime. READ MORE: 2 Pittsburgh Public Schools Will Act As Pilots For COVID-19 Testing ProgramJosh Ryder is the owner...
    John Gascot The [email protected] artists created an interesting challenge for themselves this Halloween season. Their plan: to convert an 11-studio building into an art-themed haunted attraction in just 13 days. “We're going to be working nonstop these next two weeks for sure, but it'll be worth it,” John Gascot told Creative Loafing Tampa Bay. Once...
    Even if you can’t travel to Edinburgh or Spoleto for those renowned arts festivals, San Francisco can offer a taste of international culture at its own artistic showcase. The annual San Francisco International Arts Festival has been offering a dizzying array of performances for nearly two decades. From Oct. 20-24 the festival is offering three...
    A professor at a New England liberal arts college for women, who used a fire poker, rock and pruning shears to torture a colleague for hours, was sentenced on Wednesday to at least a decade in prison. Rie Hachiyanagi, 50, an art professor at Mount Holyoke College in western Massachusetts’ Pioneer Valley, pleaded guilty in...
    A Tiffany-stained glass window salvaged from the Abbey Mausoleum in Arlington, Virginia, has a storied past and is now on track for a new future. Courtesy Arlington Arts An inscription “Louis C. Tiffany N.Y.” was discovered in the lower right-hand corner of the “Christ in Blessing” panel. Courtesy Arlington Arts “Christ in...
    MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Aerial arts are compelling to watch and often hard to turn away from. Now, a north Minneapolis woman is using the circus skill to strengthen young women’s bodies and minds. Nastaaja Johnson is clearly a woman of strength, though it’s been quite a climb to get to where she is now. READ...
    PORTSMOUTH — The Oak Ridge Boys are coming to the Vern Riffe Center for the Arts (VRCFA) at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 25. A yearly tradition at the VRCFA, this year marks the 17th appearance of the Oak Ridge Boys on the Eloise Covert Smith Theater stage. With timeless country and gospel classics that...
    Check out our must-buy plant-based cookbooks! Learn more Artists are tackling climate change and environmental dangers through Earth Song, a reimagined piece of musical art from Frank Ticheli’s a cappella choral work. Danielle Russo is at the heart of this project, using her voice to bring awareness to the environmental issues that we are...
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philadelphia Mural Arts is unveiling a new project. On Monday morning, they announced that they teamed up with The Colored Conventions Project at Penn State. The initiative brings nineteenth-century Black organizing to life. READ MORE: WATCH LIVE: Pennsylvania Gov. Wolf To Unveil Legislation To Strengthen Protections Against Sexual Assault, Violence On...
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    DENVER (CBS4) – Dozens of people came together at the Rodolfo “Corky” Gonzales Library on Oct. 16 for a Día de Los Muertos event. It’s the beginning of several different Dia de Los Muertos celebrations that are expected to happen in Denver and around the state. Xavier Flores, 7, was one of several children who...
    COLUMBUS—Ohio Humanities and the Ohio Arts Council announced this month the recognition of October as Arts and Humanities Month in Ohio by Governor Mike DeWine and Lieutenant Governor Jon Husted. “The arts and the humanities can exist on their own. You can find pleasure in a work of art without understanding its meaning or study...
     By: KDKA-TV News Staff PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Saturday was a day to celebrate the arts in Wilkinsburg. More than 20 local artists, crafts people, and more took part in the event. (Photo Credit: KDKA) It’s the second of three events in Wilkinsburg that focus on the community.
    A private liberal arts college in Maine is prohibiting caste-based discrimination, a system based on inherited wealth and social status. Colby College announced it had added caste to its nondiscrimination policy on Tuesday, saying, "Like racism, casteism is a form of descent-based discrimination, where one’s family background determines to which caste they belong at...
    DENVER (CBS4) – As the Denver Center for the Performing Arts prepares for their full return to the stage, hundreds of volunteers are needed to make show night once again a reality. After more than 19 months of shuttered theaters due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the DCPA is asking for 220 volunteers to help serve...
    OAKLAND, Calif. (KGO) -- A special charter school meeting was held Thursday night to discuss what is being done in light of sexual misconduct allegations at Oakland School of the Arts, the subsequent walkout that took place, and violence that broke out after that.Oakland School for the Arts is a charter middle and high school...
    Books on Holocaust should be balanced with opposing views, school leader tells teachers Bidens Supreme Court commission divided on adding justices but warns of considerable risk Refi Rates at 1.99% APR. Do you qualify? Ad Microsoft ...
    Bulloch County Schools is reminding parents/guardians that schools and the Virtual Learning Program will be closed October 18 – 22 for Fall Break. Our schools and Virtual Learning Program will be closed Monday, October 18 through Friday, October 22, for Fall Break. The school district’s...
    Bulloch County Schools is reminding parents/guardians that the Virtual Learning Program will be closed October 18 – 22 for Fall Break. Our schools and Virtual Learning Program will be closed Monday, October 18 through Friday, October 22, for Fall Break. The school district’s Central Office...
    PORTSMOUTH — Shawnee State University’s Office of Admissions will host an Evening with the College of Arts & Sciences on Thursday, Oct. 21. The event welcomes high school students who are interested in learning more about SSU and the careers and opportunities possible with a degree in the field of arts and sciences. Students will...
    LINCOLN SQUARE — Lincoln Square and Ravenswood are getting spooky, and not just on Halloween.  Local businesses and city officials are hosting virtual and in-person Halloween-themed events throughout October. Stop by Wednesday Night Live at 5 p.m Oct. 20 at Ainslie Arts Plaza, 4844 N. Lincoln Ave., for a pumpkin decorating contest, costume contest and...
    The first ever Fall Arts Fest in the Park is this Saturday, October 16, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm. This a free event with a variety of activities, including create-your-own art, spread out on the soccer fields and pond area. Artwork can be purchased in...
    Fresh on the heels of opening an impressive new collection of contemporary feminist art, the Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive has hired a chief curator to lead its campaign to develop new forward-looking projects and exhibitions. And they found someone who is no stranger to the museum: Christina Yang, who studied history and...
    ARTS DISTRICT, LOS ANGELES (KABC) -- Brazilian native Rodrigo Oliviera could have opened his next restaurant anywhere in the world, but the chef felt the best place for Caboco was in Los Angeles' Arts District. Chef Oliviera said they specialize in modern Brazilian food."Anyone who comes here can taste Brazil," said Oliveira. "But also a...
    Last month, Juxtaposition Arts (JXTA) broke ground for the construction of a new $12.9 million campus in north Minneapolis. The Black-led arts education nonprofit was founded in 1995, when Roger and DeAnna Cummings, along with Peyton Scott Russell, started a small after-school arts program. JXTA has offered young people training on creating, presenting and successfully...
    Boston Marathon bombing victims split on death penalty in U.S. Supreme Court case New Leader Steps in After Corruption Probe Claims Austria’s Kurz © Provided by Daily Messenger John Ninfo With the media focusing on the proposed “Human Infrastructure Bill," including the proposal for free community college, a recent report by Bankrate.com on the...
    WHEELERSBURG — The South Central Ohio Educational Service Center’s 2021 Artist-in-Residency Program brought local artist, Klaire Smith, to Wheelersburg High School to work with advanced art students in Mrs. Kelly Emmons’ high school art classes. The residency began on September 27 and will last for two weeks. Students are creating artwork to be displayed...
                        Tennessee Governor Bill Lee and First Lady Maria Lee announced Monday the recipients of the Tennessee Governor’s Arts Awards. The awards are Tennessee’s highest honor in the arts. Since 1971, the Governor’s Arts Awards have celebrated those who have made outstanding contributions to...
    Sean Hannity has revealed that he works out like a Marine every day and that he broke his fingers during martial arts training as he caught up with DailyMailTV for an exclusive chat to celebrate the 25th anniversary of Fox News. The Fox News star spoke out about his 'tough training regimen' and strict work-week...
    Tatiana Suarez via cityofstpete/Flickr The St. Petersburg Arts Alliance is hosting a free Health Insurance Workshop on Tuesday, Oct. 12 to help get the creative community covered. The interactive workshop starts at 1 p.m. via Zoom and encourages participants to ask questions about the Affordable Care Act (ACA) as well as private health insurance. ACA...
    CHICAGO (WLS) -- "CHICAGO LIVE AGAIN," hosted by "Windy City Weekend's" Val Warner and Ryan Chiaverini, heightens the anticipation for the triumphant return of performing arts and live theater in Chicago after 18 months of darkness caused by the pandemic shutdown. ABC7 Chicago teamed up with Navy Pier for a half-hour special capturing the exciting...
    toggle audio on and off change volume download audio WTOP's Jason Fraley previews 'Tregaron Unplugged' (Part 1) Woodley Park and Cleveland Park are vibrant urban destinations in Northwest D.C. However, there is also a sprawling swath of nature for relaxation at Tregaron Conservancy. “It’s a beautiful oasis,” Washington Performing Arts Creative Media Manager Alex Galiatsatos...
    MAD About You actress Cynthia Harris died on Sunday at the age of 87. She was best known for portraying Paul Reiser’s mother on the NBC sitcom, as well as an American socialite on the miniseries Edward & Mrs. Simpson. 1 Cynthia’s family announced her passing with an obituary on Wednesday, writing: “In addition to...
    DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — It is described as an homage to and remembering of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, but the upcoming world premiere at the Dallas Symphony Orchestra of a classical music piece inspired by the accomplished lawyer and jurist would probably have been impossible if not for a hodgepodge group. The art of...
    The upcoming world premiere at the Dallas Symphony Orchestra of a classical music piece inspired by the late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg would probably have been impossible if not for a bunch of lawyers in the Chicago area, a Long Island fine arts foundation and an award-winning pianist and composer who put the...
    Coast Guard, Amplify Energy draw scrutiny for delayed response in California oil spill disaster Inside Boris Johnsons post-Brexit bubble, where hes king of his party but cut off from reality TOLEDO, Ohio (WTVG) - The Art Loop Haunted Harvest is set for 3:30-9 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 16 on Adams St. in Toledo. ©...
    President BidenJoe BidenTop US and Israeli security officials to discuss Iran, Palestinians in Washington On The Money — Presented by NRHC — Biden plays debt limit hardball with McConnell Highway bill's long and winding road MORE on Tuesday announced his nominations for the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) and the National Endowment for the Arts...
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The Avenue of the Arts came back alive Tuesday night after COVID forced theaters across our area to close more than a year and a half ago. You could feel the energy. The sidewalks were bustling Tuesday night as three different theaters welcomed fans back, but not without several noticeable COVID safety...
    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden on Tuesday announced his picks to head the National Endowments for the Humanities and the Arts, tapping a Harvard University scholar and an Arizona State University professor to oversee the federal agencies. If confirmed by the Senate, Shelly Lowe, who is the executive director of Harvard University’s Native American...
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — October is Mural Arts Month in Philadelphia and two new murals were dedicated on Tuesday. They are across from each other under an overpass on North 21st Street. It’s called “Point of Triangulation – Intersection of Identity.” The murals visually depict a choice an observer has to make about whether or not...
    San Jose — once pegged the most forgettable big city in America — is making a comeback as a brand. Symphony Silicon Valley has announced  that it was shedding “Silicon Valley” and becoming Symphony San Jose. And that follows the Silicon Valley Organization’s retro-transformation in August back to the San Jose Chamber of Commerce. Aren’t...
    (CNN)A new lawsuit alleges faculty at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts perpetrated sexual abuse on minor students over the course of two decades, in the 1970s and 1980s.Former students who brought the lawsuit allege that during that time a culture of sexual abuse was "widely known" and ignored or condoned by...
    Netflix is the first donor to the Chadwick A. Boseman Memorial Scholarship, contributing $5.4 million to the scholarship fund established by Boseman’s wife, Simone Ledward-Boseman, for Howard University’s School of Fine Arts. Boseman, who died of colon cancer last year at the age of 43, graduated from Howard University with a fine arts degree in...
    (CNN)Netflix and Howard University have established a $5.4 million scholarship in honor of Chadwick Boseman, called The Chadwick A. Boseman Memorial Scholarship.The full scholarship will cover four years of tuition at Howard's College of Fine Arts, which was renamed after Boseman earlier this year. Boseman attended the school studying directing and earned a bachelor of...
    By: KDKA-TV News Staff DELMONT (KDKA) — Another staple of fall returned to the area this weekend with the Apple n’ Arts Festival in Delmont. Vendors from all across the area made their way to Delmont for the festival. (Photo Credit: KDKA) The event was canceled last year due to the pandemic. In past years,...
    NAPERVILLE, Ill. (WLS) -- To celebrate the Indian holiday of Diwali, Mandala South Asian Performing Arts will perform "The Story of Ram" next Saturday."The Story of Ram" is Mandala's interpretation of the ancient epic "Ramayana," a classic tale that spans across cultures, producing a multidimensional theatre work that combines contemporary culture and mythology. Artists share...
    The Regional Arts & Culture Council Board of Directors endorsed a recommendation Wednesday that toppled and removed monuments not be returned to their previous locations and to inform the city of Portland, Oregon.The statues include: George Washington, Abraham Lincoln, Theodore Roosevelt: Rough Rider, Harvey Scott, and Promised Land. City officials have decided that Elk will...
    Michael Tylo, an actor who appeared on appeared on the soap operas "All My Children," "General Hospital," "The Young and the Restless," "The Bold and the Beautiful" and, in his signature role of the wealthy, brooding archaeologist Quinton Chamberlainn on CBS’s "Guiding Light," died Tuesday at Henderson Hospital in Henderson, NV, following an illness. He...
    MICHAEL Tylo has been hailed as an "exemplary friend and teacher" following his death. The soap star passed away at the age of 72, it was announced on September 30. 1Michael Tylo has died at the age of 72Credit: Alamy Who was Michael Tylo? Tylo was best known for starring in Guiding Light for five years,...