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R-rated coming-of-age comedies like “Good Boys” have tapered off in the past decade, at least in the mainstream.

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Back-to-school shopping can blow up a household budget. Sometimes the only way a family can save money is by monitoring what it spends each week on groceries.

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The last few “Fast & Furious” movies have gotten a little heavy on the number of characters. The franchise isn’t as crowded as, say, the MCU, but it’s becoming increasingly reasonable to say that “anybody who’s anybody” has been in one of these movies.

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SAG HARBOR, N.Y. (AP) — D.A. Pennebaker, the Oscar-winning documentary maker whose historic contributions to American culture and politics included immortalizing a young Bob Dylan in “Don’t Look Back” and capturing the spin behind Bill Clinton’s 1992 presidential campaign in “The War Room,” …

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Sun Prairie’s library will get a boost from movement and mascots during the Sun Prairie Library Foundation’s 2019 Book’n It Run for Literacy, set this year for Saturday, Aug. 3 at Sheehan Park.

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Summer is one of the best seasons to indulge in beautiful, leafy green vegetables. These include the most common varieties seen in grocery stores or farmer’s markets, like spinach, kale, collards, mustard greens or Swiss chard. You also can eat the green, leafy tops of many root vegetables, …

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It’s time for the latest entry into the trend of Disney live-action remakes, and this week we have a doozie — 1994’s “The Lion King” is one of the most beloved and successful 2D animated movies of all time.

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Marvel’s push for more women and people of color in its immensely popular film franchise is extending to behind the camera as it launches its next round of films after the massive success of “Avengers: Endgame.” Of the five films the superhero studio announced at Comic-Con…

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“Crawl” is a horror movie with a simple enough premise: Haley (Kaya Scodelario) has to rescue her father (Barry Pepper) from the basement of their Florida home during a hurricane. Obstacles include steadily rising flood waters, the impending threat of a surge of water if a levee breaks, the …

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Black-eyed peas have had a tremendous influence on both my writing and culinary career. My first book for children was entitled “Picking Peas for a Penny.”

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St. Albert the Great Catholic Church will kick off its summer celebration with AlbertFest July 12-14.

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Following “Avengers: Endgame,” the Marvel Comics Universe (MCU) needs someone new at its head. Iron Man and Captain America will not be returning, Thor and the Guardians of the Galaxy are off in space somewhere, Ant-Man and Captain Marvel just had movies in the past year, and Black Panther… …

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My introduction to green beans was the canned variety. My mother was such a great cook that she managed to make them taste delicious, but green beans were not a vegetable I ever requested for dinner.

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The Colonial Club Senior Activity Center, located at 301 Blankenheim Lane, recently released its list of activities for the week of July 8-12, 2019. This week’s activities include:

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WASHINGTON (AP) — No one arrived in a horse-drawn carriage. But there was valet parking for the guests invited to a "mini-ball" held at the Library of Congress in honor of the Disney film "Cinderella."

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“Men in Black: International” doesn’t deserve to call itself a “Men in Black” movie. Sure it’s about a mismatched pair of secret agents (Tessa Thompson and Chris Hemsworth) who wear black suits and sunglasses and police space aliens and wipe people’s memories with a flashing neuralyzer, but …

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Following the yellow brick road to meet the Great Oz will be the summertime plans of more than 100 kids in this year’s Penguin Project of Sun Prairie Civic Theatre “The Wizard of Oz.”

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June is the season for berries. Sweet, juicy summer berries are like the healthy “candy” of the food world. Not only are berries nutritious, new research indicates that eating berries also may help stave off the cognitive decline and memory loss that come with aging.

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River playfully peeks from underneath his blanket to catch the eye of visitors, quietly sitting in his outdoor enclosure.

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It’s almost fifty years old but the Colonial Club, tucked away in the city’s east side, may be Sun Prairie’s best-kept secret.

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The Patrick Marsh 7th Grade Band performed a 45 minute concert at the State Capitol Rotunda recently. Rep. Gary Hebl, Sen. Mark Miller, and State Superintendent Carolyn Stanford Taylor attended the performance and congratulated the students afterward. The concert honored fallen veterans and …

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The beautiful bunches of asparagus now appearing at grocery stores and farmer's markets is like a personal invitation to deliciously celebrate spring. Asparagus is easy to select and prepare, and comes in a variety of vibrant colors, including green, violet, purple and white.

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Neither the first “John Wick” movie from 2014 nor its 2017 follow-up did enough business to warrant an official review from me. How I wish they had. I could have written about how much fun I had watching Keanu Reeves play the world’s greatest assassin amidst a world full of assassins.

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Memorial Day is a federal holiday created to remember those who died while serving our country. The holiday originated after the American Civil War to commemorate the Union and Confederate soldiers. It was estimated that 620,000 soldiers from both sides died in the war.

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I should start off by saying that I’m not a fan of “Pokémon.” I have never found the game or its creatures to be cute, funny, interesting, or worthwhile. Except for Squirtle the Turtle, who I just “get” because of my love of turtles.

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This June 3, 2011 photo shows shrub roses growing alongside a split rail fence near New Market, Va. These relatively new rose hybrids are generally healthier, more free flowering, easier to prune and more drought and winter hardy than their old-rose predecessors.

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When it comes to condiments, I’m on Team Mayo! I know that there are folks who absolutely despise the flavor of mayonnaise, and others who can’t seem to live without it. For some reason, it seems that almost everything about mayonnaise — from its origin story to using it in desserts — sparks…

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The first lamb for “Avengers: Endgame” to slaughter is “The Intruder,” a home invasion thriller where the invader cares deeply about the home. It’s hard to talk about this movie without talking about the positioning of its release.

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Mother’s Day is one of the busiest service days for restaurants. While I hate crowds and love to cook, I’m strictly forbidden to enter the kitchen on Mother’s Day.

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Here it is – the grand finale to the superhero franchise that defined a whole generation of blockbusters.

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I was "Netflix and chilling" one evening when I discovered an exciting new docuseries called "7 Days Out." It provides an intimate look at the excitement and drama of the seven days leading up to significant historical and cultural events, including the Westminster Dog Show, Chanel's Haute C…