Pop Off: Summer celeb romances that are heading into fall

This week on “Pop Off,” CNN reporter Lisa Respers France tells you which celeb summer romances are heading into fall, chats with the stars of “The Morning Show” and debates the merits of Mariah Carey’s “Glitter.” Subscribe to Lisa’s “Pop Life Chronicles” newsletter here. Source link

Prosecutor: Jurors conclude Durst heir ‘killed them all’

INGLEWOOD, Calif. — Robert Durst’s long, bizarre and deadly run from the law ended when a Los Angeles County jury convicted him in the murder of his best friend more than 20 years ago. The 78-year-old New York real estate heir, who was long suspected but never charged in the disappearance of his wife in … Read more

Texas outpaces nation for COVID deaths, Washington Post study shows

A new data analysis puts Texas’ COVID-19 death toll in a harsh light. The analysis of federal data, published September 15 by The Washington Post, shows 1 in 490 Texans have died as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. By no means is that the worst death rate among the states — that dubious distinction goes to Mississippi … Read more

San Antonio’s Sunken Garden Theater set for $61 million transformation

San Antonio’s historic open-air amphitheater is getting a multimillion-dollar makeover that will position the space as a world-class outdoor performing arts venue. The Brackenridge Park Conservancy announced Friday, September 17 that in collaboration with the City of San Antonio and Bexar County, it has plans to redevelop the Sunken Garden Theater, originally constructed in 1930 … Read more

Juicy new smoothie shop from local faves whirls into Pearl food hall

A fresh new concept is squeezing into the Pearl’s Bottling Department food hall. Husband-and-wife duo Robby and Neesha Grubbs, the team behind Local Coffee Founders, will open new smoothie shop Kineapple in late September. The spot will replace Bud’s Southern Rotisserie, according to a release. The casual restaurant from Pieter and Susan Sypesteyn, one of … Read more

Jane Powell, Hollywood golden-age musicals star, dies at 92

LOS ANGELES — Jane Powell, the bright-eyed, operatic-voiced star of Hollywood’s golden age musicals who sang with Howard Keel in “Seven Brides for Seven Brothers” and danced with Fred Astaire in “Royal Wedding,” has died. She was 92. Powell died Thursday at her Wilton, Connecticut, home, longtime friend Susan Granger said. Granger said Powell died … Read more

‘Curtain Up!’ Festival Celebrates Broadway’s Reopening With 3-Day Festival In Times Square – CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Broadway’s reopening celebration continues with a free, three-day festival in Times Square called Curtain Up! It kicks off at noon Friday in Duffy Square and features Tony Award-winner Brian Stokes Mitchell. READ MORE: De Blasio Says NYC Ready To Administer COVID Vaccine Booster Shots Once FDA Approved Web Extra: Reopening Dates … Read more

Comic-Con COVID rules, vaccination policy, badge sale dates and more

SAN DIEGO — Comic-Con organizers say fans will need to provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a recent negative test in order to attend the convention this year. Badges for Comic-Con Special Edition, the first in-person Comic-Con event in two years, go on sale later this month. They will be available starting at 11 a.m. … Read more

San Antonio housing market homes in on median price of $300,000

The median sale price for a home in the San Antonio metro area is creeping closer to the $300,000 mark. The San Antonio Board of Realtors reported September 15 that the median sale price of a home in the region hit $298,200 in August, up 16 percent from the same time last year ($257,900) and up 25 … Read more

Behold: the public opening of a groundbreaking Black-owned gallery

There is one private Black-owned art gallery in San Antonio, and it’s brand new. In the Eye of the Beholder, a showroom and studio space in the historic district of Government Hill, is opening to the public this Sunday, September 19, with artists present to explain their work. The gallery will champion Black artists, but … Read more