Gas prices are soaring. The average price of a gallon of regular gas, .83, is 27 percent higher than last year, according to the motorists' organization AAA, and the peak vacation driving season is still ahead.
If you want to earn your own money, but are too young to take a part-time job or would prefer to be your own boss, these ideas will help you get a business started.
Fossils revealing prehistoric life in Kansas, including the mammoth tusk unearthed during construction along Kellogg, will be featured at the 53rd annual Wichita Gem and Mineral Show this weekend at Cessna Activities Center, 2744 George Washington Blvd.
Here is a look at some current and new video releases, reviewed by Walter Addiego, Neva Chonin, Peter Hartlaub, G. Allen Johnson, Mick LaSalle, John McMurtrie, Carla Meyer, Joel Selvin and Ruthe Stein. All are available on VHS and DVD unless otherwise noted.
The Alabama Shakespeare Festival adaptation of the Tony Award-winning musical "Man of La Mancha" is a thoroughly captivating musical gem.