Registration has begun for men's and women's company-level intramural sports basketball league play. Games are scheduled to begin Dec. 6 and continue each Monday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings.
Independent film "Winter's Bone" made its debut this year at the Sundance Film Festival and is currently available on DVD. It won the Grand Jury Prize for Dramatic Film. The same award was given in 2008 to "Frozen River," and it is no surprise because the two films are very much alike.
On the evenings of Friday-Saturday, Dec. 10-11, Fort Pulaski National Monument staff and volunteers will guide the annual candlelantern tours, which re-create the Confederate nog party of 1861. Tour guides will take visitors through the historic fort by candlelight and oil lamps. Snacks, hot cider, activities and period music will highlight the evenings of merrymaking.
ARIES (March 21 to April 19) Your ruling planet, Mars, allows you to assume a sense of command that can help you turn a chaotic workplace situation into one that's orderly, productive and, yes, even friendly.
Shangri-La Chinese Acrobats
Once upon a time there lived a lowly Irish fisherman by the name of Syracuse. His dreary days were spent alone on a grimy little boat fruitlessly trawling for fish and for lobster until one fateful day when he snared a beautiful woman in his net.
DARIEN - Come celebrate fall at the Darien Fall Fest from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 6. Fall Fest activities are in historic downtown Darien, at nearby Ashantilly Center and at Fort King George Historic Site. Food and fun abound at this seasonal-themed event, which highlights coastal Georgia's Scottish heritage, the cultural bounty and maritime legacy.
ARIES (March 21 to April 19) Your honesty continues to impress everyone who needs reassurance about a project. But be careful you don't lose patience with those who are still not ready to act.
Hours of operation at Taylors Creek Golf Course and Hunter Golf Club have been changed, effective Oct. 14, due to the sun setting earlier in the day.
Today I will review an action comedy that has me looking forward to retirement. That may sound odd coming from someone younger than 30, especially in our current economic climate, but I find Bruce Willis makes the difference.
Visitors can see what night life was like for Civil War soldiers at Fort McAllister during an hour-long candlelight tour there starting at 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 23.
Once again, families with young children have something to cheer about. The not-too-scary and very friendly Halloween Hike returns to Oatland Island Wildlife Center in Savannah this year from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Oct. 29-30.
Skidaway Island State Park will have a Coastal Geocaching Festival on Nov. 12-13, at the park, 15 miles southeast of Savannah on Diamond Causeway.
ARIES (March 21 to April 19) Deciding to work out that pesky problem (even though you might have been bored, bored, bored with it) should be paying off right about now. Expect to hear some very welcome news very soon.
If you have a golfer in your life and you are looking for just the right surprise for the holidays, come by the Taylors Creek Golf Course or Hunter Golf Club and check out the bargains.
Did you know that March 15 is Absolutely Incredible Kids Day? The holiday was created by Campfire USA to show kids how special they are. Such a day allows parents and grownups to focus on the absolutely incredible kids in their lives.
MUSIC CLASS — When a pen and a desk is your instrument, the whole world is your recording studio, as long as you have a pen and a desk.
ELECTRICIAN SCHOOL — Thanks to Pinterest and HGTV we all think we’re expert DIY pros when it comes to our homes. Quite often we go into our projects with the confidence of a lion only to finish and feel as sheepish as, well, a lowly sheep. You should see the wood floors in my house. Let’s just say the elevation change in my living room is enough to give you altitude sickness.
IROM MAN’S PAD — Whether you love Marvel movies or think they’re the downfall of modern cinema, you can’t deny that you want to be Tony Stark. Go ahead, you can admit it, we won’t judge you.
Several notable vintage titles are being released this week, including several Blu-ray upgrades and some golden oldies making their DVD debut.
Barnaby gets a new partner as the latest season of “Midsomer Murders” comes to Blu-ray and DVD this week.
ADDINGTON/DROPPINGTON — Another month is almost over, and that means it’s time to find out what you’ll no longer be able to watch on Netflix streaming and what you get to look forward to.
ÉIRE — Unless you were living under a rock at the turn of the millenium, you are more than aware of Michael Flatley and his rise to fame with over-the-top productions centered around traditional Irish step dancing.
"McFarland, USA" (rated PG) — 3 1/2 stars
The Great Snowball Battle, by Game Salute, is a simple, short and entertaining card game of throwing snowballs and running for cover.
Disney’s “Big Hero 6” is among 2014’s top 10 box-office hits and won the Academy Award last weekend for Best Animated Feature. This week, it was released on Blu-ray and DVD.
Here are five movies from various platforms families may want to consider. Note: Since not all are appropriate for younger children, age recommendations are included.
Sometimes, the road to mediocrity is paved with good intentions.
Way back when, I grew up in lovely Calabasas, California, alongside such notables as Ricky Schroeder and Erik Menendez. (Thankfully, I got out before the Kardashians arrived.) If, by chance, you happen upon a copy of Calabasas High School’s 1986 yearbook, you’ll see a picture of my friend Aaron Priceman in a trenchcoat and sunglasses standing alongside yours truly dressed up as Ed Grimley.
Information for parents about the film "The Lazarus Effect":