June 1, 2011 RSS feed / Top News

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Arts & Entertainment News

OF PROPHETS, PUPPETS & HORSES

‘The Book of Mormon’ is expected to run away with this year’s Tony Awards

THE 2010-2011 SEASON ON BROADWAY did not go as expected.  More...

Bake way for the ‘Cake Boss’

Any baker worth his salt can pipe rose buds and flower petals from a tube to make a cake look pretty.  But Buddy Valastro doesn’t just decorate cakes.  He builds them, like a sculptor creating a work of art.  He’s made a li More...

‘The Last Gunfight: The Real Story of the Shootout at the O.K. Corral — and How It Changed the American West’

By Jeff Guinn (Simon & Schuster, $27)

The shootout in Tombstone, Ariz., on a crisp October day in 1881 is one of the most sensational events in the history of the American West. More...

Biography of a German pastor fighting Hitler

The “dizzying complexities” of World War II were made simpler for Dietrich Bonhoeffer by a single maxim: following the will of God. More...

Business News

Race to the moon

Reflections on ambition and perseverance 50 years later

perched atop a Redstone rocket, the president redefined the playing field.  He did it 50 years ago, on Thursday, May 25, 1961.  “I was at home in my mother’s house, watching television,” recalls Joel Kessler, the vibrant More...

Author offers tips for success with social media

More than 600 million people in the world are on Facebook, including more than 150 million Americans, or one in two adults. Twitter just topped 300 million accounts. More...

MONEY & INVESTING

Prenup’s pivotal role in navigating love and money

Many a marriage will take place this coming June.  There are several critical elements to the success of any marriage and one of them is like-mindedness about money, given that money is cited as a top reason for divorce, ranking higher than sexu More...

Real Estate News

Oceanfront splendor

Port Royal home earns spot on Top 25 list

JOINING THE LIKES OF EXTRAVAGANT HOMES FROM HAWAII TO Maine, a $21.9 million gulf-front residence in Port Royal has been has been included in Ocean Home magazine’s fourth annual roster of the Top 25 Ocean Homes for sale in America.  More...

Florida’s existing home, condo sales up

Florida’s existing home and existing condo sales rose in April, according to the latest housing data released by Florida Realtors. More...