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Chicago author gleans tips from glamorous role models

Chicago author gleans tips from glamorous role models

Rachel Bertsche

August 21, 2014 5:44 pm
Award-winning mystery writer to visit library

Award-winning mystery writer to visit library

CROWN POINT | Award-winning author Ben H. Winters will visit the Crown Point Community Library for a 6 p.m. Thursday discussion of the third book in his Last Policeman trilogy, "World of Trouble," and mystery writing in general.

August 20, 2014 12:00 am
OFFBEAT WITH PHIL POTEMPA: Final weekend for 'Hillbillies,' as new moonshine flows

OFFBEAT WITH PHIL POTEMPA: Final weekend for 'Hillbillies,' as new moonshine flows

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

August 07, 2014 5:45 pm Photos

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Author Louis Anthony Agnello aka Cousin Vinny and "The Devil's Glove"

Author Louis Anthony Agnello aka Cousin Vinny and "The Devil's Glove"

Author Louis Anthony Agnello aka Cousin Vinny and his new book "The Devil's Glove" (2013 Tate Publishing $26.99).

August 07, 2014 12:00 am
Best-selling author hosts Write Stuff Workshop

Best-selling author hosts Write Stuff Workshop

EAST CHICAGO | The East Chicago Public Library will host a Writer’s Workshop on Saturday featuring Naleighna Kai, national best-selling author of "Every Woman Needs a Wife" and "Open Door Marriage."

July 11, 2014 12:00 am
'Shelter Us' author tells pals' tales

'Shelter Us' author tells pals' tales

Randall Starewicz, of Munster, visits with a dog at the Humane Society Calumet Area shelter in Munster where he volunteers as a dog walker.

June 20, 2014 3:37 pm
'Shelter Us' author tells pals' tales

'Shelter Us' author tells pals' tales

Randall Starewicz, of Munster, puts a leash on Ed the dog at Munster's Humane Society Calumet Area shelter recently. Starewicz is a former teacher and has written a trilogy of children's books inspired by the lives of shelter dogs. He volunteers at the shelter walking dogs.

June 20, 2014 3:36 pm
'Shelter Us' author tells pals' tales

'Shelter Us' author tells pals' tales

Randall Starewicz's latest book, "Shelter Us: The Tails of Max and Miles," is inspired by the stories of shelter dogs.

June 20, 2014 3:37 pm
'Shelter Us' author tells pals' tales

'Shelter Us' author tells pals' tales

Randall Starewicz, of Munster, visits with a dog at the Humane Society Calumet Area shelter in Munster where he volunteers as a dog walker.

June 20, 2014 3:36 pm
'Shelter Us' author tells pals' tales

'Shelter Us' author tells pals' tales

Randall Starewicz, of Munster, with his wife, Liz, shows a copy of his book at the Humane Society Calumet Area shelter in Munster.

June 20, 2014 3:37 pm
Author Richard S. Post in 2013

Author Richard S. Post in 2013

Author Richard S. Post, photographed at his home in Arizona, on Father's Day 2013.

June 15, 2014 12:00 am
Author Richard S. Post with his Father

Author Richard S. Post with his Father

Standing with his father Stanley, the author Richard S. Post is shown in 1953 at his eighth grade graduation from St. Boniface Catholic School in Chicago.

June 15, 2014 12:00 am
School Party with the Author Richard S. Post (far right) Assisting with Refreshments

School Party with the Author Richard S. Post (far right) Assisting with Refreshments

Author Richard S. Post (far right) assists with refreshments for a neighborhood school party.

June 15, 2014 12:00 am
AP Photos: Maya Angelou's life and art

AP Photos: Maya Angelou's life and art

American poet and writer Maya Angelou shown on Dec. 15, 1992 in Washington, D.C. (AP Photo/Doug Mills)

May 28, 2014 5:22 pm
Poet Maya Angelou dead at 86

Poet Maya Angelou dead at 86

NEW YORK (AP) — Maya Angelou was gratified, but not surprised by her extraordinary fortune.

May 28, 2014 10:30 am Related
OFFBEAT: Reader receives Walt Disney 'Saving Mr. Banks' surprise

OFFBEAT: Reader receives Walt Disney 'Saving Mr. Banks' surprise

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

May 25, 2014 12:00 am
Putting on the Dog: Dressing up a classic hot dog includes some special touches to impress

Putting on the Dog: Dressing up a classic hot dog includes some special touches to impress

The National Hot Dog and Sausage Council reports Americans consume 7 billion hot dogs during the three months of summer spanning Memorial Day and Labor Day, with an astounding 150 million eaten on just the Fourth of July!

May 20, 2014 8:00 pm Photos

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OFFBEAT: Fun 'Bible Bingo' in Chicago, Mom sings praises of daughter's book of faith

OFFBEAT: Fun 'Bible Bingo' in Chicago, Mom sings praises of daughter's book of faith

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

May 01, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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OFFBEAT: Chicago Cubs Valpo name Jeff Samardzija has media buzzing

OFFBEAT: Chicago Cubs Valpo name Jeff Samardzija has media buzzing

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

April 29, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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