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FROM the FARM: Lebanese family recipes have a rich tradition

FROM the FARM: Lebanese family recipes have a rich tradition

Today is my 44th birthday, but rather than writing about my birthday party celebrations, today's column highlights this special day by sharing a wonderful reader story.

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OFFBEAT with PHIL POTEMPA: 'Godzilla' gets special silly fun screening in Portage

OFFBEAT with PHIL POTEMPA: 'Godzilla' gets special silly fun screening in Portage

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

August 19, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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OFFBEAT with PHIL POTEMPA: Lookingglass 'Cascabel' hottest, most delicious ticket in town

OFFBEAT with PHIL POTEMPA: Lookingglass 'Cascabel' hottest, most delicious ticket in town

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

August 18, 2014 12:00 am
OFFBEAT with PHIL POTEMPA: Robin Hood getting stage send-up in Chesterton in September

OFFBEAT with PHIL POTEMPA: Robin Hood getting stage send-up in Chesterton in September

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

August 17, 2014 12:00 am
Franciscan Alliance outreach offers varied programs

Franciscan Alliance outreach offers varied programs

When Helen Haddad was asked to speak at a tea event created as a charity gathering to raise funds for St. Monica Home in Northwest Indiana, she was a little nervous, but also eager to share an important story.

August 17, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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New Products for Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014

New Products for Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014

Keeping cool

August 16, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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OFFBEAT with PHIL POTEMPA: Wiseguys Liquor Superstore ribbon-cutting includes Elvis and Marilyn

OFFBEAT with PHIL POTEMPA: Wiseguys Liquor Superstore ribbon-cutting includes Elvis and Marilyn

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

August 16, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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OFFBEAT with PHIL POTEMPA: Legendary Lauren Bacall gone at 89, not forgotten

OFFBEAT with PHIL POTEMPA: Legendary Lauren Bacall gone at 89, not forgotten

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

August 15, 2014 12:00 am
OFFBEAT with PHIL POTEMPA: Wiseguys Liquor Superstore ready for grand opening and 'Waltons' memory

OFFBEAT with PHIL POTEMPA: Wiseguys Liquor Superstore ready for grand opening and 'Waltons' memory

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

August 14, 2014 12:00 am
As Seen on TV: Morning news comical trio returns to center stage at Theatre at the Center

As Seen on TV: Morning news comical trio returns to center stage at Theatre at the Center

After a successful near sold-out one-night performance on the Munster stage in 2012, the three-of-a-kind comedy names are returning for another one-night run at Theatre at the Center at 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 22.

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FROM the FARM: Birthday party memory includes young Betsy Palmer

FROM the FARM: Birthday party memory includes young Betsy Palmer

Today is my 44th birthday, but rather than writing about my birthday party celebrations, today's column highlights this special day by sharing a wonderful reader story.

August 13, 2014 12:00 am 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 with PHIL POTEMPA: Hollywood's Hardy Boy, Nurse Ratched and Charlie Brown here for autographs

OFFBEAT with PHIL POTEMPA: Hollywood's Hardy Boy, Nurse Ratched and Charlie Brown here for autographs

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

August 12, 2014 12:00 am
OFFBEAT with PHIL POTEMPA: Light Opera's 'Fiddler' a wonderfully rich production

OFFBEAT with PHIL POTEMPA: Light Opera's 'Fiddler' a wonderfully rich production

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

August 11, 2014 12:00 am
OFFBEAT: Young actor ready with final cabaret show for college fund

OFFBEAT: Young actor ready with final cabaret show for college fund

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

August 10, 2014 12:00 am
New Products for Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014

New Products for Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014

Pill precision

August 09, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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OFFBEAT WITH PHIL POTEMPA: Carol Channing, 93, teams with Tune for stage tour

OFFBEAT WITH PHIL POTEMPA: Carol Channing, 93, teams with Tune for stage tour

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

August 09, 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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Kid Picks with Philip Potempa for Aug. 7, 2014

Kid Picks with Philip Potempa for Aug. 7, 2014

Our monthly round-up of new children's media.

August 07, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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OFFBEAT: Stewart's sister dies at 59; author Agnello to be in Valpo

OFFBEAT: Stewart's sister dies at 59; author Agnello to be in Valpo

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

August 07, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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OFFBEAT with Phil Potempa: Return of Oz Fest landing in new 'burb location

OFFBEAT with Phil Potempa: Return of Oz Fest landing in new 'burb location

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

August 06, 2014 12:00 am
FROM the FARM: Reader recalls Jim Nabors in second 'Farm' cookbook

FROM the FARM: Reader recalls Jim Nabors in second 'Farm' cookbook

A few month ago, after I wrote about the 10th anniversary of my original "From the Farm" cookbook, readers started asking about the second cookbook installment published in 2007, which is also long out-of-print.

August 06, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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OFFBEAT WITH PHIL POTEMPA: Wedding jitters explored in Talbott's 'Mike and Seth'

OFFBEAT WITH PHIL POTEMPA: Wedding jitters explored in Talbott's 'Mike and Seth'

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

August 05, 2014 12:00 am
OFFBEAT: Redtwist Theatre's 'Geezers' weaves tales from retirement home

OFFBEAT: Redtwist Theatre's 'Geezers' weaves tales from retirement home

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

August 04, 2014 12:00 am
OFFBEAT: PNC Chancellor Dworkin turning heads (and pages) with new book

OFFBEAT: PNC Chancellor Dworkin turning heads (and pages) with new book

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

August 03, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Hotel hospitality: Renaissance Chicago Downtown hotel inviting guests to 'discover' something new

Hotel hospitality: Renaissance Chicago Downtown hotel inviting guests to 'discover' something new

Summer travel plans extend beyond destinations.

August 03, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Talk of the Town: Joan Rivers doesn't hold back in new book or her everyday life

Talk of the Town: Joan Rivers doesn't hold back in new book or her everyday life

Even though comedienne Joan Rivers says it's no surprise Kim Kardashian and her sisters are among the favorite targets included in her new book, she admits there's also "some brains among that bunch."

August 02, 2014 10:30 pm Photos

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OFFBEAT: Chesterton's funny guy Jim Gaffigan getting TV sitcom

OFFBEAT: Chesterton's funny guy Jim Gaffigan getting TV sitcom

The last time comedian and Chesterton claim-to-fame Jim Gaffigan played any dates in Northwest Indiana was August 2013 at the Star Plaza Theatre in Merrillville.

August 02, 2014 5:51 am
New Products for Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014

New Products for Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014

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August 02, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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OFFBEAT: Summer Smart ailin' as Elly May; understudy completes 'Hillbillies' run

OFFBEAT: Summer Smart ailin' as Elly May; understudy completes 'Hillbillies' run

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

August 01, 2014 12:00 am
OFFBEAT: Reader surprised he has Burt Reynolds' old car

OFFBEAT: Reader surprised he has Burt Reynolds' old car

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

July 31, 2014 12:00 am Video
Waves of experience: Chicago's First Lady and Mercury Skyline cruises showcase wonders on the water

Waves of experience: Chicago's First Lady and Mercury Skyline cruises showcase wonders on the water

Desirée Rogers is used to a whirlwind of parties and social etiquette.

July 31, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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OFFBEAT: Passing of Eileen Ford prompts reader's memory of feud

OFFBEAT: Passing of Eileen Ford prompts reader's memory of feud

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

July 30, 2014 12:00 am
FROM THE FARM: Green Family reunion includes green recipe

FROM THE FARM: Green Family reunion includes green recipe

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

July 30, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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OFFBEAT: Midwest premiere of Sam Shepard play is perfect fit

OFFBEAT: Midwest premiere of Sam Shepard play is perfect fit

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

July 29, 2014 12:00 am
OFFBEAT: 'The Jungle' plays until Sept. 6 on Chicago stage

OFFBEAT: 'The Jungle' plays until Sept. 6 on Chicago stage

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

July 28, 2014 12:05 am
OFFBEAT: VeggieTales national premiere of new 'Celery' film in South Holland Aug. 2

OFFBEAT: VeggieTales national premiere of new 'Celery' film in South Holland Aug. 2

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

July 27, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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New Products for Saturday, July 26, 2014

New Products for Saturday, July 26, 2014

Matthews matters

July 26, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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OFFBEAT: 'Marvelous Marvelettes' a striking stage story

OFFBEAT: 'Marvelous Marvelettes' a striking stage story

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

July 26, 2014 12:00 am
OFFBEAT: Chicago Shakespeare's 'Seussical' magical and imaginative stage find

OFFBEAT: Chicago Shakespeare's 'Seussical' magical and imaginative stage find

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

July 25, 2014 12:00 am
Searching the 'Web:' Lessons and laughter intertwine in Emerald City's new production of 'Charlotte's Web'

Searching the 'Web:' Lessons and laughter intertwine in Emerald City's new production of 'Charlotte's Web'

Actress Tosha Fowler, who has lived in Chicago for eight years, but still has a hint of an accent from her Savannah, Ga. family roots, was considered for a couple roles in the new stage production of "Charlotte's Web" produced by Broadway In Chicago and Emerald City Theatre.

July 24, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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OFFBEAT: Emerald City's 'Charlotte's Web' heartwarming and humorous

OFFBEAT: Emerald City's 'Charlotte's Web' heartwarming and humorous

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

July 24, 2014 12:00 am
FROM THE FARM: Scottish Fest Shortbread contest boasts winners

FROM THE FARM: Scottish Fest Shortbread contest boasts winners

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

July 23, 2014 12:00 am
OFFBEAT: Dillinger death anniversary includes Hollywood ties

OFFBEAT: Dillinger death anniversary includes Hollywood ties

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

July 23, 2014 12:00 am Video
OFFBEAT: Famine and family Scottish stage themes of Griffin's 'Men Should Weep'

OFFBEAT: Famine and family Scottish stage themes of Griffin's 'Men Should Weep'

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

July 21, 2014 12:00 am
OFFBEAT: Family's film son explains making of Reinhart documentary

OFFBEAT: Family's film son explains making of Reinhart documentary

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

July 20, 2014 12:00 am
New Products for Saturday, July 19, 2014

New Products for Saturday, July 19, 2014

Cool comfort

July 19, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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OFFBEAT: Blue Gate unveils 'Josiah' for Amish world stage premiere

OFFBEAT: Blue Gate unveils 'Josiah' for Amish world stage premiere

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

July 19, 2014 12:00 am
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