December 09, 2016

A week before their big ballet performance, a handful of dancers tip-toed into the local children's hospital to bring visions of sugar plums to kids who wouldn't otherwise get to see them.

Clara and Herr Drosselmeyer, the Nutcracker Prince and the Mouse King were among the cast of characters from…

How influential can one vintner be? Two famous wineries get to find out

December 07, 2016

Philippe Bascaules is going home again.

After five vintages as chief winemaker at Napa Valley's historic Inglenook winery, Bascaules was named in October to become managing director of Château Margaux, one of Bordeaux's top five wineries. And, in a rather unique arrangement, he will remain…

Report card events Dec. 6

December 06, 2016

John Paul II

John Paul II Catholic High School, 2725 E. 14th St., will host a Christmas concert Thursday. Refreshments and tours will be given from 6-7 p.m. The JPII Band will perform from 7-7:30 p.m., featured guest TrainWreck will perform from 7:30-8:30 p.m. and both bands will perform from 8:30-…

Parrott inducts 42 into National Honor Society

December 06, 2016

Arendell Parrott Academy recently inducted 42 new members into its National Honor Society, bringing total membership to 105 students.

The school made the switch from Beta Club to National Honor Society last year.

Members of the National Honor Society are selected by the faculty of the school for…