Most people have heard the saying, "Beware the Ides of March." That date is infamous thanks to the plot that ended in the murder of Julius Caesar. One of the 23 fatal stab wounds was delivered by Brutus, Caesar's friend, making March 15 synonymous with betrayal. Likewise, betrayal is one of the themes of the film, "Ides of March," in theaters now.
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ARIES (March 21 to April 19) Mars, your ruling planet, begins a journey that will open up a growing number of possibilities. Put that surging Arian energy to good use and explore it to your heart's content.
The historical cemetery at Midway is running spooky tours of the famous landmark Oct. 28-29 to celebrate Halloween. Starting around dusk at 6 p.m. on both Friday and Saturday evenings, Midway Museum tour guides will lead visitors around the cemetery, which dates back to the 1750s.
Military ID cardholders, 16 and older, are invited to compete in The Rock Power Lifting and Bench Press Competition on Oct. 22 at Newman Fitness Center.
Today we explore a critically acclaimed foreign film that holds equal parts drama, art, crime and even the supernatural. It's a film some describe as a study in melancholy. I'm talking about "Biutiful," the Spanish-language film available on DVD now.
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Fort Stewart and Hunter Army Airfield will host U.S. Army Soldier Shows next week.
ARIES (March 21 to April 19) You're moving from a relatively stable situation to one that appears to be laced with perplexity. Be patient. You'll eventually get answers to help clear up the confusion around you.
Best-selling author Stephen King will appear as the guest of honor at the Savannah Book Festival. He will deliver the closing address at 3 p.m. Feb. 19, 2012, at the Trustees Theater in downtown Savannah.
Like to bowl fast? Come to Hunter Lanes on Thursdays from 5-11 p.m. One person or a group can bowl for $15 for one hour. Shoe rental is $2 per person. The special is good during October.
The 13th annual Great Ogeechee Seafood Festival is set for Oct. 14-16 at J.F. Gregory Park in Richmond Hill, and 38 Special will be on tap that Saturday night as the musical headliner, while the band Orleans will perform that Friday night. The festival will also feature other live music, fireworks, amusement rides, arts and crafts, a classic car show and the South's best mouth-watering seafood.
One man's combat journal kept during the first battle of Fallujah has become his brother's theatrical mission.
The Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge will celebrate the annual Okefenokee Festival and National Wildlife Refuge Week from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 8, at the historic Chesser Island Homestead in the Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge.
"Abduction" is in theaters now, and the action thriller stars "Twilight" heartthrob Taylor Lautner. Did the film run away with my heart? Hmm. Not so much.
"Kingsman: The Secret Service" (rated R) — 3 stars
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.
Information for parents about the film "McFarland, USA."
If you’re still in high school, “The DUFF” may help you feel like you just might survive.
Join the fun at the Cardboard Boat Regatta at Tominac Fitness Center pool on Hunter at 10:30 a.m. Saturday. There's no charge.
FoxMind is an award-winning company that offers games that are easy to learn, quick to play, smart and fun. Created in 2000, the company won the Game of the Year award in France with one of its first games, Squad 7. Here are four reviews of FoxMind games:
DISNEYLANDISH — Marketers have the uncanny ability of manipulating us into serious emotional responses with their commercials and events, and Disney may have the best marketing team on the planet.
The films nominated for top honors at the 87th annual Academy Awards (Sunday, 6:30 p.m. MST, ABC) deal with everything from parenting, maturation and artistry to war, invention and social justice.
Fans of the hugely popular American-produced “Power Rangers” franchise have been clamoring for years to see a stateside DVD of the Japanese TV program that inspired it — and it’s finally been released this week.
If you were a kid in the 1980s, you no doubt remember all of those great scrolling shooter arcade games like Galaga, Space Invaders and 1942. The Battle at Kemble's Cascade, a new board game from Z-Man Games, brings that same kind of adventure to the tabletop.
When Fantasy Flight Games announced Star Wars: Imperial Assault at Gen Con, America's largest board game trade show in August, it quickly became the most anticipated game of the year. With Fantasy Flight Games' Star Wars: X-Wing Miniatures the company's top-selling line, and with“Star Wars, Episode VII: The Force Awakens” soon in theaters, a new big box Star Wars campaign game seemed like a sure-fire hit that didn't require a targeting computer.
A House Divided, from Mayfair Games, is a two-player strategic war game set in the U.S. Civil War. One player takes on the role of the Union while the other plays the Confederacy.
Cross Hares: Testing Ground
The whole ethos of tabletop roleplaying games is to create an immersive environment that transports players to fantastic realms. A variety of player aids have been developed for games, such as Pathfinder, that now include a complete audio sound app.
Register for this summer's Paddle Georgia trek at https://regonline.com/paddlega2015.