Sent into the spotlight by the sweet tunes of the 2007 film "Once," Glen Hansard and Marketa Irglova make up The Swell Season.
BTL staff KALAMAZOO - Kalamazoo College has received a $2.1 million project grant from the Arcus Foundation to help launch the Arcus Center for Social Justice Leadership. The grant will fund the center's programming plans [...]
Hear Me Out Norah Jones, "The Fall" Norah Jones is a big tease. All that talk about a rock remodel, an added oomph to her dozy ditties that might fend off the Red Bull? With [...]
Time flies when you're having fun, which helps explain why it doesn't seem possible that Go Comedy! Improv Theater recently celebrated its first anniversary in Downtown Ferndale. Launched in the midst of a statewide economic [...]
by Andrew Collins Mexico's second-largest city, Guadalajara, delivers much of what visitors genuinely seek when visiting this country: mariachi and folk-music culture, fine tequila, authentic arts and crafts, superb regional cuisine, restored Spanish Colonial architecture, [...]
by Rex Wockner International News Briefs Australia's Capital Territory has again legalized same-sex unions. Two previous attempts were overturned by the national government, which has cited a national law that bans legal statuses that mimic [...]