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Poster 9 to 5

9 to 5 The Musical

ESCANABA — Pushed to the boiling point, three female co-workers concoct a plan to get even with the sexist, egotistical, lying, hypocritical bigot they call their boss. In a hilarious turn of events, Violet, Judy and Doralee live out their wildest fantasy - giving their boss the boot! While ...

Regional Concerts

GREEN BAY, Wis. Feb. 24-25 — U.P. Housewives Season “Ate” at the Meyer Theatre. Ticketstar Feb. 24 — Tim Hawkins at 7:30 p.m. at the Weidner Center. Ticketstar Feb. 26 — UW Varsity Band Concert at 2 p.m. at the Weidner Center. Ticketstar Feb. 27 — WWE Monday Night Raw at ...

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) Headlining at the Island Showroom Stage: March 10-11 — Craig Morgan, $33 March 31-April 1— Styx $40, Front Row Package ...

Book Review: “Right Behind You” by Lisa Gardner

A terrifying incident that occurs when a young girl witnesses something life-changing propels Lisa Gardner’s tight and compelling thriller, “Right Behind You.” When Sharlah May Nash was 5, her 9-year-old brother, Telly Ray, kept her safe from their alcoholic parents. One horrible night, ...

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Seniors’ art on display

ESCANABA — The creations of area seniors, participants in the Bonifas Arts Center (BAC) Senior Art Program, can be viewed in the studio gallery through Feb. 23. Their artwork, including wood burning and paper crafts, may inspire some viewers to get involved in the free Senior Art programs ...

Regional Concerts

GREEN BAY, Wis. Feb. 17-25 — U.P. Housewives Season “Ate” at the Meyer Theatre. Ticketstar Feb. 18-April 9 — Civic Symphony at the Meyer Theatre. Ticketstar Feb. 20 — Allouez Village Band at 7 p.m. at the Meyer Theater. Ticketstar Feb. 22 — One Woman Sex and the City at 7 ...

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) Headlining at the Island Showroom Stage: Feb. 17-18 — Martina McBride, $45 March 10-11 — ...

This cover image released by Harper shows "The Men in My Life: A Memoir of Love and Art in 1950s Manhattan," by Patricia Bosworth. (Harper via AP)

Book Review: “The Men in My Life” by Patricia Bosworth

“The Men in My Life: A Memoir of Love and Art in 1950s Manhattan” (Harper), by Patricia Bosworth One-time actress Patricia Bosworth’s long and sometimes fascinating memoir of life among the glitterati of 1950s New York recalls a world and a set of characters slowly fading from our ...

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The Delta County Chamber of Commerce will hold its annual midwinter fundraising gala at the Terrace Bay Hotel in Gladstone on Feb. 4.  This is the Chamber’s first fundraising effort of 2017 and is considered by many to be the county’s premier social gala. The evening will feature raffles, prizes, an auction, dinner and live entertainment.

Fire & Ice Midwinter Gala

ESCANABA — The Delta County Chamber of Commerce is once again hosting a midwinter gala. The black tie event is the Chamber’s first fundraising effort of 2017 and is considered by many to be the county’s premier social gala, according to Chamber officials. Because the event is one that can ...

Regional Concerts

GREEN BAY, Wis. Feb. 3-25 — U.P. Housewives Season “Ate” at the Meyer Theatre. Ticketstar Feb. 4 — Dead Horses at 8 p.m. at the Meyer Theatre. Ticketstar Feb. 8-12 — Disney on Ice at the Resch Center. Ticketstar Feb. 10 — Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood at 7 p.m. at the ...

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) Headlining at the Island Showroom Stage: Feb. 10-11 — Cheap Trick, $250 VIP package, $40 Feb. 17-18 — Martina ...

This book cover image released by Minotaur shows, "The Nowhere Man," by Gregg Hurwitz. (Minotaur via AP)

Book Review: “The Nowhere Man”

Evan Smoak, the anti-hero from last year’s “Orphan X,” returns in an even more intense and harrowing thriller. Smoak was trained as an operative in the orphan program and was known as Orphan X. He has evaded that life, but his lethal skills are still put to use as a vigilante. After he ...

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Dwight Yoakam at the Island

HARRIS — For those a little more country, country music star Dwight Yoakam will be performing at the Island Resort and Casino in Harris on Friday, Jan. 27 and Saturday, Jan. 28. Yoakam, who has recorded more than 21 albums and compilations and charted more than 30 singles on the Billboard ...

Regional Concerts

GREEN BAY, Wis. Jan. 28 — Jazz Fest 47 at 6 p.m. at the Weidner Center. Ticketstar Feb. 4 — Dead Horses at 8 p.m. at the Meyer Theatre. Ticketstar Feb. 8-12 — Disney on Ice at the Resch Center. Ticketstar Feb. 10 — Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood at 7 p.m. at the Weidner Center. ...

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. 27-28 — Next Myle Headlining at the Island Showroom Stage: Jan. 27-28  — Dwight Yoakam, $140 VIP package, ...

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 ...