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ValPlayso big build off to enthusiastic start

ValPlayso big build off to enthusiastic start

VALPARAISO | Before the children get a chance to enjoy the new incarnation of ValPLAYso, the adults get the fun of sharing in building it.

October 06, 2014 2:30 pm Photos

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OFFBEAT with PHIL POTEMPA: Fossil brand watches celebrating 30th birthday

OFFBEAT with PHIL POTEMPA: Fossil brand watches celebrating 30th birthday

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

August 13, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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OFFBEAT: Executive Editor Bill Nangle will continue to guide and inspire

OFFBEAT: Executive Editor Bill Nangle will continue to guide and inspire

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

June 01, 2014 12:00 am
OFFBEAT: TV and stage psychic Sylvia Browne dead at age 77

OFFBEAT: TV and stage psychic Sylvia Browne dead at age 77

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

November 22, 2013 12:00 am

Public sets parameters for School Board appointee

VALPARAISO | The Valparaiso Community Schools district used to be the New York Yankees of the education world, and it needs a School Board appointee that can return the district to that level of excellence.

April 23, 2013 2:08 pm
OFFBEAT: Time is right for the return of Superman

OFFBEAT: Time is right for the return of Superman

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

April 21, 2013 12:00 am
Actor Henry Carvill as Superman in Warner Bros. Summer 2013 Film "Man of Steel

Actor Henry Carvill as Superman in Warner Bros. Summer 2013 Film "Man of Steel

Henry Carvill plays Superman in Warner Bros. new film relaunch of the comic caped hero in the Summer 2013 film "Man of Steel."

April 21, 2013 12:00 am
Reporter Clark Kent at The Daily Planet Newspaper

Reporter Clark Kent at The Daily Planet Newspaper

Reporter Clark Kent has worked at The Daily Planet Newspaper in Metropolis since his character was introduced in 1938.

November 04, 2012 12:00 am
OFFBEAT: Gov. Quinn boasting $92 million earned with Hollywood filming in Illinois

OFFBEAT: Gov. Quinn boasting $92 million earned with Hollywood filming in Illinois

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

October 08, 2012 12:00 am
Superman Celebration under way in Metropolis

Superman Celebration under way in Metropolis

Josh Boultinghouse, the official superman of the Superman Celebration, welcomes visitors to Metropolis, Ill., during the opening ceremony of the 2012 celebration on Thursday.

June 09, 2012 12:00 am
Superman Celebration under way in Metropolis

Superman Celebration under way in Metropolis

Metropolis Mayor Billy McDaniel and Josh Boultinghouse, the official Superman of the Superman Celebration, unveil a street sign marking "American Way" during the opening ceremony of the Superman Celebration on Thursday in Metropolis, Ill. Tens of thousands of visitors are expected to attend …

June 09, 2012 12:00 am
Superman Celebration under way in Metropolis

Superman Celebration under way in Metropolis

METROPOLIS, Ill. | The yearly festival honoring Superman has taken off in the southern Illinois city that enthusiastically claims the Man of Steel as its favorite son.

June 08, 2012 10:00 pm Photos

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OFFBEAT: Actor Caesar Romero would love Saturday's Radisson Super Hero Brunch

OFFBEAT: Actor Caesar Romero would love Saturday's Radisson Super Hero Brunch

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

May 17, 2012 12:00 am
Feature Focus

Feature Focus

Pennies for charity

January 24, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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Illinois Superman caper lands thief in prison

Illinois Superman caper lands thief in prison

Mike Meyer, 48, shows off one of his favorite items in his decades-old Superman collection — a Man of Steel figure from the mid-1960s — in his home Thursday in Granite City, Ill. After much of Meyer's Superman collection was stolen in August, people around the world helped replenish his memo…

November 20, 2011 12:00 am
Illinois Superman caper lands thief in prison

Illinois Superman caper lands thief in prison

GRANITE CITY, Ill. | Mike Meyer was nervous about letting an obsessed acquaintance anywhere near his sprawling collection of Superman treasures. When the man finally talked his way into his home, Meyer got a real-life lesson in truth, justice and the American way.

November 20, 2011 12:00 am

Comic fans help Granite City man

GRANITE CITY, Ill.  Paging the Superfriends: Comic fans are flying to help a Granite City man who was robbed of his lifelong Superman collection a few weeks ago.

September 17, 2011 12:00 am
'Superman' movie bashes teachers, unions, critics say

'Superman' movie bashes teachers, unions, critics say

Kamala Buckner, Thornton Township High Schools District 205 superintendent, discusses education in America after viewing the documentary "Waiting for Superman" Wednesday in Park Forest.

December 01, 2010 10:14 pm
'Superman' movie bashes teachers, unions, critics say

'Superman' movie bashes teachers, unions, critics say

MILE director Alicia McCray addresses teachers and other educators before a viewing of the documentary "Waiting for Superman" Wednesday in Park Forest.

December 01, 2010 10:15 pm
'Superman' movie bashes teachers, unions, critics say

'Superman' movie bashes teachers, unions, critics say

South suburban educators listen to panelists after viewing the documentary "Waiting for Superman" Wednesday in Park Forest.

December 01, 2010 10:15 pm
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