Entertainment

Alex Trebek posts new video on his cancer therapy: ‘I’m feeling good.’

He announced in a YouTube video on March 6 that he had been diagnosed with Stage 4 pancreatic cancer

Time releases its 100 most influential people issue

Issue is comprised of short tributes written by fellow global luminaries throughout all industries

B.C.’s ‘Captain Maniac’ has seen close to 1,000 concerts since 1964, starting with The Beatles

Longtime drummer Colin Hartridge still gets his kicks hosting an internet radio show

Line up for the Mission Folk Music Festival announced

More than 20 performers on hand for the 2019 festival

  • Apr 17, 2019

‘Game of Thrones’ premiere sets a viewership record for HBO

Season premiere most-watched one-day event in the history of the cable network that began in 1978

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Dog Fashion Show
Iconic couturier Karl Lagerfeld has died
Douglas, King react to Oscars changes
Westminster Kennel Club dog show underway in NY

Favreau gives ‘Star Wars’ fans 1st look at ‘The Mandalorian’

Series will debut on the Disney-Plus streaming service on November 12

Mission Secondary presents Romeo and Juliet

This classic Shakespearean tragedy opens on April 25

  • Apr 15, 2019

PHOTOS: Musical tribute to the ’50s and ’60s comes to Mission

Singers, musicans celebrate rock and roll at the Clarke Theatre

  • Apr 14, 2019

Morrissey’s first Canadian tour dates in a decade postponed due to accident

Former lead singer of The Smiths was to perform at Vancouver’s Orpheum Theatre on Sunday and Monday

Disney will launch streaming service late this year

The service, called Disney Plus, has no pricing yet

Johnny Depp sues ex-wife for $50 million in defamation suit

Depp filed the lawsuit over a Washington Post op-ed she wrote about domestic violence

Mariah Carey to receive Icon Award at Billboard Music Awards

Kelly Clarkson will host the Billboard Awards, and Panic at the Disco, Sam Smith and Normani will perform

Good tunes, brews promised for Clover Valley Beer Festival

Best Night Ever and more to play Cloverdale beer festival

Olympic champions Virtue and Moir announce rock-themed ice show

Cross-Canada show, Rock the Rink, starts at Abbotsford Centre on Oct. 5

  • Apr 9, 2019

Celebration of Light fireworks to feature two new countries

India and Croatia will compete for the first time, alongside Canada

‘Shazam!’ debuts with $53.5M, handing DC Comics another win

One of the oldest characters in DC’s superhero stable, “Shazam!” doesn’t boast the name-recognition

Jeff Bridges’ climate documentary to screen in Vancouver this week

Film will screen this week as part of Elements Film Festival at Vancouver’s Telus World of Science

R. Kelly gives 28-second performance at Illinois club

TV stations report that some fans said it wasn’t worth the $100

Fans mourn grunge rock icon Kurt Cobain 25 years after death

Cobain was 27 when he died in 1994 in his home near Lake Washington