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2011-03-08 10:00:00

NEW YORK, March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Add movie producer to Bobby Valentine's expanding and eclectic off-the-field resume. Beyond his duties as co-host of ESPN's Sunday Night Baseball and Director of Public Safety for Stamford, CT, the former Major League manager recently announced the creation of Makuhari Media, a film production company. Formed with producer, Andrew J. Muscato, Makuhari Media will focus on producing sports themed documentaries. The 25 year-old Muscato was a producer...

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2009-09-23 17:13:13

Atlanta Braves Manager Bobby Cox announced Wednesday he will retire following the 2010 season. Cox, 68, has been Atlanta's manager in two stints (1978-81, 1990-present) and, counting a four-year tenure with the Toronto Blue Jays, has been a manager for 28 seasons. Bobby and I have been talking about this for some time, General Manager Frank Wren said. We are very excited that Bobby, who is one of the best and most respected managers in the history of baseball, will again be managing our club...

2009-02-26 18:04:00

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Controversial Producer Director Damian Chapa, who recently released Polanski Unauthorized, will begin filming the life story of Bobby Fischer entitled Bobby Fischer Live, this March. Bobby Fischer is considered to be the greatest chess player of all time. He beat the Russians during the Cold War. The chess match was historical in bringing relations between the USA and Russia to a more calm and cordial state as well as elevating chess to a much more...

2009-01-15 14:39:00

Kelley Joins PFLAG to Talk About Playing 'Bobby' in Lifetime TV Film Debuting January 24 DAYTON, Ohio, Jan. 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Actor Ryan Kelley, star of the new Lifetime Television film Prayers for Bobby, will join the Dayton chapter of Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG) on Sunday, January 25 in an event to celebrate the film's release and talk about his own experience bringing the acclaimed novel to the screen. Prayers, which debuts one night earlier...

2008-11-06 18:00:12

Hollywood actor Emilio Estevez has signed up to guest star on an upcoming episode of "Two and a Half Men," CBS announced Thursday. The sit-com stars Estevez's real-life brother, Charlie Sheen. Estevez will play character Charlie's former drinking and partying buddy who drops by for a visit. "My dad (Martin Sheen) did the show a couple of years ago, so it was only a matter of time until someone of my brother's talent could also come and play in our sandbox," Charlie Sheen said in a...

2008-09-16 18:00:34

By BRANDY HILBOLDT ALLPORT When a popular author publishes a new book, it's always a cause for celebration. Especially when the author is consistently good. Andrew Clements is one of those writers, and his Things That Are is now available. It's a companion novel to Clements' 2002 title Things Not Seen. Let's review for a minute. In Things Not Seen, 15-year-old Bobby discovers that he is invisible. As his father, a physicist, struggles to find a cure for the situation, his mother works...

2008-08-20 12:00:39

Global Entertainment Acquisition Corp. (PINKSHEETS: GEAC), founded by iconic producer Maurice Smith, announced today that it has negotiated a deal to executive produce and co-finance the thriller "Carjacked" with Golden Globe nominee Dan Grodnik and Academy Award Winning Producer Albert S. Ruddy. The announcement culminates several weeks of negotiations with veteran filmmaker Grodnik, who recently was nominated for a Golden Globe for Best Picture for his production of the independent film...

2008-08-14 09:00:45

Emilio Estevez's ensemble drama, following the interweaving stories of guests and staff at a Los Angeles hotel on the night Robert Kennedy was killed. The various characters include a kitchen worker (Laurence Fishburne) who tries to persuade younger colleagues against seeking revenge on their racist boss. (c) 2008 Evening Gazette - Middlesbrough. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All rights Reserved.

2008-08-07 09:01:05

By Gavin Havery FORMER football manager Sir Bobby Robson yesterday handed over a cheque for his first [pounds]500,000 to fund cancer research and clinical trials in the North-East. The 75-year-old former Newcastle and England manager launched the campaign only recently to help experts beat the disease. He is fighting an ongoing battle with cancer and hopes his efforts will help others. Sir Bobby, who was born in Sacriston, County Durham, and still lives in the Chesterle-Street area,...


Word of the Day
cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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