13 hrs ago
Whose Nose Knows Best?
In the movie "The Ten Percent Solution" master sleuth Sherlock Holmes visits shrink Sigmund Freud for some desperate psychoanalytical advice on how to break a cocaine addiction.
17 hrs ago
a Gripping tale that will have audiences at the edge of their seats is bound for Burneside.
With the roaring success of their 2012 production of Dracula still ringing in their ears, Burneside Amateur Theatrical Society director Gordon Lawson and his talented players embark on yet another dramatic journey - this time across dark and brooding Dartmoor in a new, fast-paced adaptation of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's classic novel The Hound of the ... (more)
Wed May 22, 2013
5 Things: Braintree High Senior Finals, Board of Health and Assessors
Born on this day in history: Sherlock Holmes author Sir Arthur Conan Doyle , conservative oil tycoon T. Boone Pickens , gay rights activist Harvey Milk , MLB pitcher famous for his surgery, Tommy John and English singer Morrissey .
Fri May 17, 2013
University City Review
Curio Theatre Company's The Hound of the Baskervilles Is a Howl
Hound cast: back row from left to right, Harry Slack and Steve Carpenter. Down front, CJ Keller.
Thu May 16, 2013
Sherlock Holmes lecture examines the detective's cultural staying power
Solve the mystery behind the allure of Sherlock Holmes - the most enduring character from literature, radio and film over the past century - during a special free lunchtime lecture.
Mon May 13, 2013
The Jersey Journal
Robbinsville mom explores the dark side of good people in 'Opium Dreams'
ROBBINSVILLE - Until recently, township native Jennie Giardine Smith was a part-time teacher and full-time mom with a passion for creative writing.
Thu May 09, 2013
Scottish fact of the week: Surgeon's Hall Museum
SURGEON'S Hall Museum is home to a potted history of Scottish medicine - sometimes astounding, other times gruesome, but always fascinating.
Thu May 02, 2013
Risk Chat: How Can Companies Mitigate ERM Data Risks?
Sherlock Holmes author Sir Arthur Conan Doyle is supposed to have said, "It is a capital mistake to theorize before one has data." But what about theorizing before one hasclean, high-quality data? The answer is elementary: at least 40 percent of business initiatives fail due to poor-quality data, according to IBM.
Wed May 01, 2013
Queen Anne View
Attention Sherlock Holmes buffs - free presentation on the staying power of Holmes next Tuesday
Sherlock Holmes first came to life in 1886 in the page of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's A" Study in Scarlet" - a work that he wrote in 3 weeks and published in 1887.
Why the Saradha mess is NOT a 'chit fund' scam
One could not have imagined that Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and Bertrand Russell will have anything to do with Saradha Realty - the company that has been making the headlines lately.' In the absence of any accessible and reliable records, various estimates of questionable authenticity, ranging between Rs 2,500 crore and Rs 22,000 crore , are being ... (more)
Tue Apr 30, 2013
National Teacher's Day is May 7th; Celebrate Teachers Everywhere...
Teachers have one of the hardest and most rewarding jobs, and touch the lives of almost every one of us.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Author's new book is inspired creation
Andrew Lane has already penned a series of Young Sherlock adventures that have been published in 37 languages and sold more than 200,000 copies all over the world.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
Review: FreeRange Productions' Hound of the Baskervilles
Having started as an amateur youth company in 2010, managing director Chris Snow is now working hard to earn FreeRange a place among Reading's newly emerging professional theatre companies.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
'Displaced Detective' author Stephanie Osborn to discuss Sherlock...
When Stephanie Osborn wrote her first Sherlock Holmes story in high school, a teacher thought she'd plagiarized the work - from Sir Arthur Conan Doyle himself.