Entertainment

Regional Concerts

GREEN BAY, Wis. Jan. 13 — Kris Kristofferson at 8 p.m. at Meyer Theatre. Ticketstar Jan. 14 — Quenn Hilma with Paper Holland and Luna at 8 p.m. at the Meyer Theatre. Ticketstar Jan. 20 — Donald Shadian’s at 7 p.m. at the Meyer Theatre. Ticketstar Jan. 21 — Doctors in Recital ...

Casino Shows

Island Resort & Casino, Harris (1-877-ISL-SHOW) Comedy acts at 7 p.m. Club Four One Nightclub. Lounge entertainment (8:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. Eastern time): Jan. 13-14 — Phil Vaught Jan. 19-21 — Passion Jan. 27-28 — Next Myle Headlining at the Island Showroom ...

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John Economopoulos and his daughter Gia view some of the artwork at a past “No BS or BFA Yet!” exhibition.

NMU student art show at Bonifas

ESCANABA — At the start of a new year, residents can view the most exciting new creations by Northern Michigan University (NMU) students working in each area of concentration in the School of Art & Design. This biannual “No BS or BFA Yet!” exhibit, featuring work by juniors and ...

This book cover image released by Grand Central Publishing shows, "The Lost City of the Monkey God," by Douglas Preston. (Grand Central Publishing via AP)

Review: ‘The Lost City of the Monkey God’

To pigeonhole Douglas Preston a true-crime author is a gross understatement of his skills as a writer. Yes, his many best-sellers with Lincoln Child are fun, suspenseful romps chronicling the adventures of an FBI agent. But he's also an extremely capable investigator who, along with Italian ...

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MJ Live at the Island Resort & Casino

HARRIS — January 13 and 14 at the Island Resort and Casino music lovers will get to experience the high energy offerings that made the King of Pop during MJ Live, a tribute to Michael Jackson. MJ Live is the number one Michael Jackson tribute band and has a thrilled audiences in Las Vegas ...

Regional Concerts

GREEN BAY, Wis. Jan. 13 — Kris Kristofferson at 8 p.m. at Meyer Theatre. Ticketstar Jan. 14 — Quenn Hilma with Paper HOlland and Luna at 8 p.m. at the Meyer Theatre. Ticketstar Jan. 20 — Donald Shadian’s at 7 p.m. at the Meyer Theatre. Ticketstar Jan. 21 — Doctors in Recital ...

Casino Shows

Island Resort & Casino, Harris (1-877-ISL-SHOW) Comedy acts at 7 p.m. Club Four One Nightclub. Lounge entertainment (8:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. Eastern time): Jan. 6-7 —Sweet Trouble Jan. 12-14 —Phil Vaught Jan. 19-21 —Passion Jan. 27-28 —Next Myle Headlining at ...

Book Review: “Out of Bounds”

Detective Chief Inspector Karen Pirie has always been a workaholic. But now immersion in her work doesn’t just give her life structure, it also has become a kind of comfort that allows her to deal with grief in “Out of Bounds,” Val McDermid’s latest exciting novel about this Scottish ...

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New Year’s Eve Pasty Drop

ESCANABA — Yoopers will once again be able to ring in the new year with the help of the Upper Peninsula’s iconic meat pie during the Fourth Annual Escanaba New Year’s Eve Pasty Drop. The festivities will kick off at 9 p.m. with a fireworks display at the municipal dock on Saturday, Dec. ...

Regional Concerts

GREEN BAY, Wis. Jan. 13 — Kris Kristofferson at 8 p.m. at Meyer Theatre. Ticketstar Jan. 14 — Quenn Hilma with Paper HOlland and Luna at 8 p.m. at the Meyer Theatre. Ticketstar Jan. 20 — Donald Shadian’s at 7 p.m. at the Meyer Theatre. Ticketstar Jan. 21 — Doctors in Recital ...

Casino Shows

Island Resort & Casino, Harris (1-877-ISL-SHOW) Comedy acts at 7 p.m. Club Four One Nightclub. Lounge entertainment (8:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. Eastern time): Jan. 5-7 —Sweet Trouble Jan. 12-14 —Phil Vaught Jan. 19-21 —Passion Jan/ 27-28 —Next Myle Headlining at ...

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Bay College Arts Faculty and Fine Arts Coordinator Kristine Granger looks at student  Janel Dani’s piece “Fabric” in Bay College’s Besse Center Gallery. “Fabric” is one of more than 70 works on display for the college’s Student Art Exhibition, which will run through Jan. 9.

Student Art Exhibition

ESCANABA — Visitors to Bay College over the next few weeks will have a chance to see what the school’s art students have worked on during the fall semester at the Student Art Exhibition. The exhibition will be shown in the Besse Center Gallery at Bay College through Jan. 9. Over 70 works ...

Regional Concerts

GREEN BAY, Wis. Dec. 16-23 — A Frank’s Christmas at 1 p.m. at Meyer Theatre. Ticketstar Dec. 19 — Oak Ridge Boys at 7:30 p.m. at the Weidner Center. Ticketstar Dec. 30 — Harlem Globetrotters at 7 p.m. at the Resch Center. Ticketstar Jan. 13, 2017 — Kris Kristofferson at 8 p.m. ...

This book cover image released by Pegasus Books shows, "Perfume: A Century of Scents," by Lizzie Ostrom. (Pegasus Books via AP)

Book Review: Perfume: A Century of Scents by Lizzie Ostrom

Fragrance has always been wrapped in social and economic issues, controversy, memories and history as Lizzie Ostrom so persuasively shows in the lively “Perfume: A Century of Scents.” The 10 chapters — each devoted to a single decade — examine 10 different perfumes that influenced ...

Regional Concerts

GREEN BAY, Wis. Dec. 16-23 — A Frank’s Christmas at 1 p.m. at Meyer Theatre. Ticketstar Dec. 19 — Oak Ridge Boys at 7:30 p.m. at the Weidner Center. Ticketstar Dec. 30 — Harlem Globetrotters at 7 p.m. at the Resch Center. Ticketstar Jan. 13, 2017 — Kris Kristofferson at 8 p.m. ...

Casino Shows

Island Resort & Casino, Harris (1-877-ISL-SHOW) Comedy acts at 7 p.m. Club Four One Nightclub. Lounge entertainment (8:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. Eastern time): Dec. 16-17 — Tyler Stephens Dec. 18 — Brian Green Dec. 22-24—Bear Creek Band Dec. 25— Dobie Maxwell Dec. ...

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The Readiness Kindergarten classes of W.C Cameron Elementary School in Gladstone perform their Christmas program Dec. 8 at the Gladstone High School auditorium. Other area schools are holding for their Christmas concerts next week as Christmas break for students approaches.

Christmas programs upcoming Dec. 18-24

ESCANABA — Elementary students around the area will soon be getting in the Christmas spirit with their annual Christmas programs. The program dates, locations, and times are as follows: ESCANABA Webster Elementary holiday programs will take place on Dec. 20 at 10 a.m. and again at 2 ...

This cover image released by Blue Rider Press shows "The Princess Diarist," by Carrie Fisher. (Blue Rider Press via AP)

Review: Fisher’s ‘The Princess Diarist’ doesn’t dish enough

By Cara Anna Associated Press "I've spent so many years not telling the story of Harrison and me having an affair on the first 'Star Wars' movie that it's difficult to know exactly how to tell it now," Carrie Fisher announces on page 49 of her brisk but vague new memoir, "The Princess ...

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Christmas on Ice

HARRIS —The Island Resort and Casino will be featuring a hot show on an icy stage Dec. 9-11 with Christmas on Ice. “Christmas on Ice” will showcase world professional skaters dawning flashy costumes, specialty acts and many favorite Christmas songs. The show is produced by Rosstyn Ice ...

Regional Concerts

GREEN BAY, Wis. Dec. 9-23 — A Frank’s Christmas at 1 p.m. at Meyer Theatre. Ticketstar Dec. 9-10 — Holiday Pops! at 7:30 p.m. at the Weidner Center. Ticketstar Dec. 12 — The Hip Hop Nutcracker at 7:30 p.m. at the Weidner Center. Ticketstar Dec. 12— Ralphie May at 8 p.m. at the ...