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‘The Giver’ will excite new and old fans alike
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‘The Giver’ will excite new and old fans alike

A simple, haunting tale was transformed into a science-fiction thriller as “The Giver” hit theaters Aug. 15. Fans of the book and new fans alike will be spellbound by this astonishing film.

Set far in the future, “The...

Visit New Orleans via ArtWalk on Thursday
Visit New Orleans via ArtWalk on Thursday

This month’s Charleston ArtWalk runs 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday at nearly two dozen downtown galleries and businesses. Among the participants is Gallery Eleven, 1025 Quarrier St., which will feature works by Jean Pennington (pictured) that were...

Saturday music and art festival honors Diamond Teeth Mary
Saturday music and art festival honors Diamond Teeth Mary

The fifth annual Diamond Teeth Mary Blues & Art Festival runs 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday at Harris Riverfront Park in Huntington. Charleston’s The Diablo Blues Band (pictured), Tee Dee Young, Ray Fuller & The Bluesrockers, Gary Applegate, the...

New ‘Doctor Who’ arrives on BBC America this weekend
New ‘Doctor Who’ arrives on BBC America this weekend

The new season of “Doctor Who,” with Peter Capaldi as the 12th Doctor, premieres Saturday, and BBC America is going all out for it.

First, on Friday, there’s the “Doctor Who: Earth...

In Short: Aug. 21-27, 2014

Dierks Bentley

Tickets for Dierks Bentley’s Nov. 20 concert at Huntington’s Big Sandy Superstore Arena with Randy Houser and Eric Paslay go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday. They are $23 and $42.75, available through Ticketmaster....

Mini-show features C2J2, which appears on Empty Glass’ 30th anniversary project

A new episode of “The RFC MINI SHOW,” online at the PopCult blog (blogs.wvgazette.com/popcult), digs up a gem from the “Radio Free Charleston” vault. It’s a performance by progressive-jazz quartet C2J2, recorded at...

W.Va. painting wows ‘Antiques Roadshow’ appraiser
W.Va. painting wows ‘Antiques Roadshow’ appraiser

“Antiques Roadshow,” the national PBS show that invites people to bring in their old items and find out how much they’re worth, kicked off its first visit to West Virginia on a high note with the appraisal of an original Edward...

Review: ‘The Last of Us’ even better on PS4
Review: ‘The Last of Us’ even better on PS4

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — With enough Game of the Year awards to its credit to fill a small apartment, there’s no denying Naughty Dog’s “The Last of Us” is one of the most unforgettable video game experiences of the modern ...

‘Fez’ is Nostalgic Fun

Trapdoor

Sony PlayStation 4 (PS Vita)

$12.99 Download

ESRB rating: Everyone

Review rating: 4.5 stars

It’s not often that a fun video game can teach players a thing or two about physics or philosophy, but...

Veteran TV reporter discloses Parkinson’s diagnosis
Veteran TV reporter discloses Parkinson’s diagnosis

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The news of actor Robin Williams’ death hit close to home for WCHS-TV senior reporter Bob Aaron.

During a Friday-evening news segment on the death of Williams, who recently had been diagnosed with...

West Virginia State Fair schedule: Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014

FAIRLEA, W.Va. — The State Fair of West Virginia takes place at the West Virginia State Fairgrounds in Fairlea. Gate admission is $10 for adults, $8 for children ages 6-12 and free for children 5 and younger....

Few TV tributes planned for Robin Williams this week
Few TV tributes planned for Robin Williams this week

Of all the celebrities tweeting and speaking out about Robin Williams’ death this week, “Glee” star Chris Colfer’s was one that really stood out to me. It said, in part, “You know someone is special when the whole...

HallowEast reveals event’s clues in conference
HallowEast reveals event’s clues in conference

Ric Cavender, in the ballpark, with a microphone, announced Thursday that a new Clue-themed murder mystery will join the lineup for this fall’s HallowEast, the annual Halloween celebration in Charleston’s East End.

Cavender,...

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