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3/21/2014 12:00 AM
‘Divergent’ takes a beaten path
Based on the debut novel by Veronica Roth, Divergent is Hollywood’s latest attempt to cash in on the Young Adult craze and appeal to teenage girls via a film franchise about a young heroine rebel in a dystopian world.

3/21/2014 12:00 AM
Muppets make a welcome return
Director James Bobin’s 2011’s The Muppets was a successful franchise reboot to make Jim Henson’s creations relevant again.

3/21/2014 12:00 AM
Hens give fans taste of 2014
If spring is here, then baseball season isn’t far behind.

3/21/2014 12:00 AM
Dinner Tonight: Garden Delight
Susan Kurdys writes that this "is a recipe that I prepared several years ago on one of our local PBS stations (WBGU) during one of their cooking marathons." The dish "can be prepared as a vegan meal or a side dish. Enjoy!"

3/21/2014 12:00 AM
Burrell lends voice to family shows
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — From the balcony of his room at the Beverly Hilton Hotel, Ty Burrell can see two young girls darting across the traffic-filled Wilshire Boulevard. His attention is drawn atway from talking about his work in Muppets Most Wanted until it’s clear they’ve safely crossed the street.

3/20/2014 3:15 PM
Johnny Cash's great-niece found dead
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. — Authorities in Middle Tennessee say the great-niece of singer Johnny Cash has been found stabbed to death and stuffed in a box in a house.

3/20/2014 2:49 PM
'Phantom of the Opera' welcomes first black lead
NEW YORK — Norm Lewis has been tapped to be Broadway’s next Phantom in the megahit “The Phantom of the Opera,” a move that makes him the first African-American to slip behind the famous mask on the Great White Way.

3/20/2014 12:00 AM
Indie films shown at library
While the Cleveland International Film Festival marks its 38th year, Toledo's Film Focus at the Main Library in downtown is busy celebrating its own anniversary: 10 years of providing avant-garde, mostly foreign movies to the community.

3/20/2014 12:00 AM
Bobcat Goldthwait at Laffs Inc.
Best known for his comically loud and hoarse voice so ably put to use as gang leader-turned bumbling cop Zed in Police Academy movies 2, 3, and 4, Bobcat Goldthwait and his post-’80s film resume have proven to be far more interesting.

3/20/2014 12:00 AM
Peach Weekender: News of Music 3-20
Singer Sue Raney is the girl from Kansas whose beautiful voice and extreme talent swept her into a cyclone of stardom that hasn't spent itself yet, even after a half century of performing and more. Raney is to make her local debut with the Toledo Jazz Orchestra in a new category of concert at 8 p.m. March 29 in