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

Day of Caring volunteers clean up Page Hilltop Elementary

AYER -- Dozens of volunteers came to Ayer Shirley Regional School District's Page Hilltop Elementary School last Friday morning to take on assignments that ranged from painting to snack-packing to weed-pulling. Full Story
Celebrate National Alpaca Days at the new Harvard Alpaca Ranch

HARVARD -- Matthew and Amy Varrell had a dream -- and it was full of alpacas. On Saturday and Sunday, 10 a. Full Story
North Middlesex board OKs $4G for fiscal analysis

By Anne O'Connor TOWNSEND -- The School Committee showed its support for working closely with member towns during the budget process by voting to fund its share of a financial analysis and feasibility study, pending certain conditions. Full Story
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Disney to make live-action 'Lion King,' Favreau directing

09/28/2016 11:18 AM EDT
NEW YORK (AP) — The animated classic "The Lion King" will be the latest Disney film to get a live-action remake. 
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Tom Petty to be honored as MusiCares Person of the Year
09/28/2016 10:52 AM EDT - NEW YORK (AP) — Tom Petty will be honored as the MusiCares Person of the Year next year days before the Grammy Awards. Full Story

Dan Brown's next thriller, 'Origin,' coming next fall
09/28/2016 10:52 AM EDT - NEW YORK (AP) — Dan Brown's next thriller is set to come out next fall. The plot and settings, are, for now, a mystery. Full Story

Stage musical to be made from novel 'Madame Sousatzka'
09/28/2016 10:42 AM EDT - NEW YORK (AP) — A musical based on the novel that was turned into the Shirley MacLaine film "Madame Sousatzka" is hoping to make it to Broadway. Full Story

Lin-Manuel Miranda to host 'Saturday Night Live'
09/28/2016 10:02 AM EDT - LOS ANGELES (AP) — Alexander Hamilton is coming to "Saturday Night Live." NBC said Wednesday that Lin-Manuel Miranda will host "SNL" on Oct. Full Story

Yves Saint Laurent designer makes highly-anticipated debut
09/28/2016 09:28 AM EDT - PARIS (AP) — A huge crane in the colors of the French flag hoisted up a giant neon YSL logo above a construction site in the French capital, literally setting expectations high for this year's YSL show at Paris Fashion Week. Full Story

'The Magicians' author writing novel set in post-Camelot era
09/28/2016 08:32 AM EDT - NEW YORK (AP) — The author of the best-selling "Magicians" fantasy trilogy will next take on the aftermath of King Arthur and Camelot. Full Story