Comedian Bill Cosby shares fatherly advice before upcoming show at San Manuel Casino

05/15/2014 06:30 PM EDT
Comedian, actor and author Bill Cosby portrayed fictional father Dr. Heathcliff "Cliff" Huxtable in probably his most famous role on "The Cosby Show" from 1984 to 1992. 
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The Accidental Musician: Chad VanGaalen brings his quirky sound to town
05/15/2014 06:08 PM EDT - A funny thing happened to Chad VanGaalen on the way to becoming an accomplished illustrator and animator: He became a hell of a songwriter and musician, too. Full Story

Town Meeting makes music, not law

By Olivia Wirta Special to the Voice AYER -- Luke Condon is a member of the band Town Meeting which was formed in Ayer along with his brothers, father-in-law and friends. Full Story
Harvard Library will host Gloss talk on rare books

HARVARD -- Kenneth Gloss, proprietor of the internationally known Brattle Book Shop in Boston's Downtown Crossing section, will give a free and open talk February 28, at 7 p. Full Story
Tyler to lead Pepperell Fire Dept. as 'strong chief'

Pepperell -- The Pepperell Fire Department will have a new ship with the same captain, following Monday's selectmen meeting where Toby Tyler was appointed to be the next fire chief. Full Story
Subject of film 'Bernie' appeals lengthy sentence for murder

03/22/2017 05:30 PM EDT
TEXARKANA, Texas (AP) — A former Texas mortician whose legal issues were the subject of the 2011 film "Bernie" is appealing his sentence of 99 years to life in prison in the killing of a wealthy widow. 
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CBS and 'Young and Restless' lead with Daytime Emmy nods
03/22/2017 04:00 PM EDT - NEW YORK (AP) — CBS led with 70 nominations overall while its daytime drama "The Young and the Restless" led with 25 nods when nominations were announced Wednesday for the 44th Annual Daytime Emmy awards. Full Story

Box office reaches new record, but international sales flat
03/22/2017 05:40 PM EDT - NEW YORK (AP) — The Motion Picture Association of America said Wednesday that the worldwide box office reached a record $38. Full Story

Chance the Rapper to play Lollapalooza in Chicago hometown
03/22/2017 09:25 AM EDT - CHICAGO (AP) — Grammy-winning artist Chance the Rapper is planning a return to his hometown of Chicago this summer to headline the Lollapalooza music festival. Full Story

Ukraine bans Russia's entry to Eurovision song contest
03/22/2017 09:35 AM EDT - MOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine's security service has banned Russia's contestant from this year's Eurovision song contest. Full Story

Liverpool plans extravaganza for 50 years of 'Sgt. Pepper'
03/22/2017 08:15 AM EDT - LONDON (AP) — It was 50 years ago today — almost — that Sgt. Pepper taught the band to play. Full Story

'Gong Show' creator Chuck Barris dies at 87
03/22/2017 02:24 AM EDT - NEW YORK (AP) — Game show impresario Chuck Barris has died at 87. Barris, the madcap producer of "The Gong Show" and "The Dating Game," died of natural causes Tuesday afternoon at his home in Palisades, New York. Full Story