George Michael’s piano for sale | Arts & Entertainment

George Michael’s piano for sale |  Arts & Entertainment

George Michael’s personal piano is to be auctioned off for charity. The ‘Praying for Time’ hitmaker – who died in December 2013 aged 53 – kept the Bechstein Grand piano in his home in Highgate, north London, for many years but his estate have now donated the instrument to music therapy organization Nordoff Robbins, and … Read more

George Michael’s piano for sale | Entertainment News

George Michael’s personal piano is to be auctioned off for charity. The ‘Praying for Time’ hitmaker – who died in December 2013 aged 53 – kept the Bechstein Grand piano in his home in Highgate, north London, for many years but his estate have now donated the instrument to music therapy organization Nordoff Robbins, and … Read more

Alice Evans launches GoFundMe after legal bills leave her penniless | Entertainment News

Alice Evans has set up a GoFundMe page after claiming her divorce has left her penniless. The ‘102 Dalmatians’ actress has been involved in a long-running public split from Ioan Gruffudd – who she accused of abruptly walking out on her and daughters Ella, 12, and eight-year-old Elsie in January – but she is worried … Read more

Prince William will take children to work with homeless | Entertainment News

Prince William has vowed to take his children to visit homeless shelters “in the years ahead”. The 39-year-old royal admitted joining his mother, the late Princess Diana, at The Passage – a center in London which supports people threatened by or experiencing homelessness and of which William is now patron – when he was just … Read more

2-year moratorium on new casinos signed into law by Iowa Gov. Reynolds | State and Regional News

There will be no casino in Cedar Rapids for at least two years after Gov. Kim Reynolds signed into law Friday a provision that places a moratorium on new casino licenses. An amendment to a larger gambling bill means regulators cannot issue any new licenses in Iowa — including plans for a potential $250 million, … Read more

Oscar Haas captured the history of New Braunfels and Comal County | Community Alert

Oscar Haas was well known as the historian and record keeper of New Braunfels and Comal County. He documented a hundred years of our community’s progress through 20 years of newspaper articles and a published book. Now in its fourth printing, The History of New Braunfels and Comal County, Texas 1844-1946, a book by Oscar … Read more

OKC Zoo to host annual Sip & Stroll evening events for guests 21+ | Arts & Entertainment

OKLAHOMA CITY – The Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden will present its annual third, adult-only evening event series, Sip and Stroll beginning April 21 and continuing through September 15, from 6-10 pm Sip and Stroll, presented by COOP Ale Works, occurs every third Thursday. Guests 21 and older are invited to explore the majority … Read more

Michael Overall: How Tulsa’s Performing Arts Center was almost a skyscraper | Local News

Inspired by his iconic design for New York’s World Trade Center, architect Minoru Yamasaki once envisioned a scaled-down version of the Twin Towers for downtown Tulsa and presented a cardboard model of the project in the early 1970s. One 30-story building was going serve as the headquarters for the Williams Companies while the other would … Read more

Concerns raised over adult-themed retailer planned for Madison’s west side | News

MADISON (WKOW) — Concerns are being raised over the planned opening of a Madison retailer with an inventory of sex toys, lingerie, lubes and lotions, even though the business satisfies all city requirements. The Adam & Eve store is planned for vacant space at a strip mall at 6807 Odana Road, mere blocks from the … Read more

Sound Advice: Can projector replace living room TV? |

Q: Your column on the Nebula Cosmos Laser 4K projector and HYZ 100-inch screen got my attention. Our entertainment center only has space for a 32-inch TV, and our old eyes are having a tough time distinguishing players in the NBA playoffs. The living room is 12-by-18 feet and has no free wall space, so … Read more