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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 ...

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. 9-10 — Manny B Band Dec. 11 — Bill Gorgo Dec. 15-17 — Tyler Stephens Dec. 18 — Brian Green Dec. ...

Regional Concerts

GREEN BAY, Wis.Nov. 18 - 100 Years of Broadway at 7:30 p.m. at the Weidner Center. TicketstarNov. 18 - The Subdudes with Opener Sam Lanas at 7:30 p.m. at Meyer Theatre. TicketstarNov. 19 - Glenn Miller Orchestra at 7:30 p.m. at the Weidner Center. TicketstarNov. 25-27 - Green Bay Nutcracker ...

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):Nov. 18-19 - Doug Allen NashNov. 20 - Glen GerardNov. 25-26 - DriverNoc. 27 - JerseyDec. 1-3 - Michael Stacey BandDec. 4 - Larry XLDec. ...

Bay College presents:

ESCANABA - Bay College will once again present the best in modern art films, including independent, documentary, and foreign movies, with the presentation of "Lo and Behold: Reveries of the Connected World." The movie will be presented to students and the general public on Thursday, Dec. 1 in ...

“No Man’s Land” by David Baldacci

Waka TsunodaAssociated PressDavid Baldacci's typical action thriller often features a character in dire emotional straits. This gives the novel dramatic depth and intensity, making it an unforgettable read. It has a strong element of science fiction, is action-packed and thought-provoking.His ...

Regional Concerts

GREEN BAY, Wis.Nov. 11 - Disenchanted! at 7:30 p.m. at the Weidner Center. TicketstarNov. 11 - Lera Lynn at 8 p.m. at Meyer Theatre. TicketstarNov. 16 - Matt Bero at 6 p.m. at Meyer Theatre. TicketstarNov. 17 - Life is Manditori at 7 p.m. at Meyer Theatre. TicketstarNov. 18 - 100 Years of ...

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):Nov. 11-12 - Sweet TroubleNov. 13 - Brain AldridgeNov. 17-19 - Doug Allen NashNov. 20 - Glen GerardNov. 25-26 - DriverNoc. 27 - ...

‘Northern Exposure’ to showcase best new U.P. art

ESCANABA - Residents can soon view new work from artists throughout the Upper Peninsula at the Northern Exposure XXIII exhibit Nov. 10 through Dec. 21 in the Bonifas Arts Center (BAC) gallery.More than 80 artists submitted more than 270 pieces to this annual competition, said Pasqua Warstler, ...

Regional Concerts

GREEN BAY, Wis.Oct. 29- Rick Springfield and Richard Marx. 8 p.m. at the Weidner Center. TicketstarOct. 29 - Warren Miller at 8 p.m. at Meyer Theatre. TicketstarNov. 5 - Kathleen Madigan at 8 p.m. at Meyer Theatre. TicketstarNov. 9 - Home Free at 7 p.m. at Meyer Theatre. TicketstarNov. 11 - ...