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What's happening on the local art scene this week

Art Nouveau Galleries, works by Harry Boardman, Justin Long, Robert Ciampa, Ward Van Haute, Meghan Reiff and others. 93 South West End Blvd., Quakertown. Open daily, except Wednesdays, at 11 a.m.; closes 8 p.m. Fridays; 9 p.m. Saturdays; 4 p.m. …

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Members of Yale fraternity Sigma Phi Epsilon will face trial after 2011 …

A judge ruled 85 members of a Yale fraternity will face trial in a lawsuit filed by the families of two victims following a fatal crash during tailgating events before a 2011 football game against Harvard. The suit seeks to hold members of the Sigma …

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Kennedy 'was a man of principle'

The late Charles Kennedy was a man of principle who left this world without a single enemy, political leaders and friends heard at a service to honour his life. The University of Glasgow, where Mr Kennedy studied and later served as rector, organised …

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The Bachelor Australia's Jacinda Gugliemino gushes about boyfriend's dream …

It's only been two days since The Bachelor Australia finale aired, revealing Sam Wood has chosen Snezana Markoski as his winning lady. Meanwhile eliminated contestant Jacinda Gugliemino is enjoying parading her own new romance around town.

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887 at the Edinburgh Festival 2015 is moving writes PATRICK MARMION

Robert Lepage is a French-Canadian director and performer who has created some of the most beautiful images I've ever seen in a theatre over the past 30 years. One was the projection of a shadow swimming up through a pool as though in a dream to …

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Thieves smash into jewellery shop in St Ives and grab £30000 display

The thief was only in the shop for a short time, but managed to make off with a yellow gold Art Nouveau ruby necklace and a white gold cluster ring, among other valuables. Staff from the shop believe this was the work of a professional thief who may be …

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Visit Colombia and take a tour with Pablo Escobar's brother

For the past few weeks, it has been next to impossible to miss the promotional activity surrounding the new Netflix docu-drama, Narcos. Weaving what should eventually be award-winning drama with archival footage, the series documents the sensational …

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National Museum of Scotland unveils 150th anniversary programme

Highlights of The Celts, the exhibits for which are drawn from 16 institutions across the UK and 10 international lenders, include intricately-decorated jewellery, medieval manuscripts, objects of religious devotion and decorative art. … Highlights …

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Four ways to wear an embellished top including a tailored skirt and glitzy …

This pretty top with its embellished neckline is a glamorous and feminine addition to your wardrobe. For work, it can be dressed down with a tailored skirt suit; for evening, the sparkle details can be accentuated with equally glitzy jewellery; and at …

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Soapwatch: Jaci Stephen's ultimate insight into this week's soaps

Liz, Lloyd and Erica sit down over a few bottles to discuss their dire love lives, and before you know it, Liz and Lloyd are seeking comfort in each other. Oh, puh-leeeze! When Andrea turns up, begging Lloyd to take her back, what will he do? Give …

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Jessica Mauboy she performs sound check ahead of show for Perth Fashion Festival

She may be used to glitz of her on-stage outfits but Jessica Mauboy was low key as she prepared to perform at the Telstra Perth Fashion Festival. The 26-year-old singer was spotted dressed down on Sunday as she left Fashion Central in Perth's Forrest …

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Ryan Fitzgerald pays tribute to father on his 70th birthday with a throwback snap

Ryan 'Fitzy' Fitzgerald has paid tribute to his father, wishing the 70-year-old happy birthday in a humorous collage of photographs. Posting the collection of images to Instagram on Sunday, the radio and television presenter – one half of the …

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My haven, Basil Brush: Everyone's favourite fox puts his paws up in the 'Card …

For a fox as busy as me – and a golf-loving one too – Richmond Golf Club's the perfect haven where I can hang out with total anonymity. Now that my latest Mister, Mister Stephen here, and I have created 32 brand new sketches on my Basil Brush Official …

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Raz reviewed by Patrick Marmion

We've seen the pictures of town centres on a Saturday night. Here comes a peek inside the head of one of the revellers, courtesy of Lancashire laureate Jim Cartwright, in a show performed by his buff strawberry blond son James. Cartwright senior is …

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Tony Blair holding talks with Labour MPs to lift party out of its 'despair'

Tony Blair has held secret meetings with new Labour MPs to lift them out of the 'day to day despair' of the party's crushing election defeat. Amid growing fears the leadership contest is failing to give the party any chance of winning in 2020, Mr Blair …

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MeisterSinger U.S.A. Benjamin Franklin Limited Edition

MeisterSinger, based in Münster, Germany, has cultivated a following with its focus on minimalist, single-handed timepieces offered at affordable prices. For its newest limited edition, the brand has reached into pre-Revolutionary American history to …

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Hotel insider: Villa René Lalique

After studying at the École des Arts Décoratifs in Paris, Lalique first worked in jewellery, before moving on to the medium that made him famous: glass. Lalique had obsessions (shapely nudes being one) but he was as much drawn to the dark sprites of …

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itbagworld: Google egg "Doodle," to commemorate the 166 …

Google egg "Doodle," to commemorate the 166 anniversary of the jewelry master craftsman Peter Carl Faberge's birthday, relive the exclusive royal works beautifully! Google's reported this morning to open the faithful is like …

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Ancient Gravestone Used As Battering Ram In Lightning Jewelry Store Heist

A thief used an ancient granite gravestone to smash into a jewelry store and steal $45,000 worth of bangles, rings and bracelets. Police said an Art Nouveau ruby necklace and a white gold cluster ring were among the most valuable items stolen in the …

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The top spas and retreats that put Spain on the health and wellness map

Marbella may be famed for its lavish hotels, sumptuous villas, extravagant visitors and near-decadent lifestyle, yet for over 30 years it has housed one of the most serious therapeutic fasting and integrative retreats on the continent — the Buchinger …

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Jeremy Scott Talks Katy Perry, Moschino & Missouri Childhood

Jeremy Scott zoomed from Milan to London this week to celebrate i-D Magazine's 35th anniversary — and its latest cover, where he appears alongside Bugs Bunny. RELATED STORY: Moschino Men's RTW Fall 2016>>. Over four floors at Il Bottaccio in …

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Drunk-driver loses control of his car and ploughs into the side of a chip shop

CCTV captured the dramatic moment a drunk driver lost control of his car and ploughed headlong into a fish and chip shop. Raimonhas Gailrunas, 26, was behind the wheel of the vehicle and attempted to speed away from the scene after smashing into the …

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An Arts & Crafts Art Nouveau Centre Light Lamp Lampe …

1 01 ARTS CRAFTS Bird Brooch Silver and Enamel H. His holloware is An Arts Crafts Art Nouveau often dramatic with much ornamentation in the Danish taste while his jewelry is usually lifelike simpler and well executed.

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Sam Wood says appearing on The Bachelor Australia has been a costly exercise

Wood's new partner will be announced on Thursday night's finale and from then on the pair will be able socialise and spend 'quality time' together in in public. However, the four-month-long quest to meet Miss Right on the Network Ten series has been a …

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Soapwatch: Claudia Connell's ultimate insight into this week's soaps

Trying to imagine the TripAdvisor reviews that soapland's pubs and restaurants might attract is a game I like to play occasionally. Nick's Bistro: 'Good food although the chef is prone to leaving the kitchen to cop off with customers, the charlady …

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Joseph Sheldon Hutcheson dies in police custody after being handcuffed in lobby

A Texas man died after being allegedly tackled and handcuffed by officers at a county jail he had rushed into claiming his wife was trying to kill him. Joseph Sheldon Hutcheson, 48, lost consciousness and died after running first into a lobby of a …

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HomeHalo study finds gadgets 'cause eight million rows a day'

The nation's families are having a combined eight million arguments a day over digital gadgets, a survey shows. The biggest source of strife is parents feeling children are too absorbed by computers or tablets to communicate properly. Two thirds admit …

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Liberal Democrat's Tim Farron prepares to make his maiden conference speech as …

'So we have no right to sit in a comfort zone, every family whose home is at risk because the Tories undermine the recovery that we built; every desperate refugee turned back at the port; every business facing ruin if we leave the EU, every one of them …

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Louis de Bernieres: Choose your holiday book carefully

And if you're holidaying in Southwold or Walberswick, her new novel Mr Mac And Me (which centres on a strange incident involving Charles Rennie Macintosh in these Suffolk seaside towns) is even better. I couldn't afford to go away in my 20s as I was a …

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Tessa James tells of the bombshell moment the doctor called to confirm Hodgkin …

She is still recovering from nine months of chemotherapy which saw her combat Hodgkin's Lymphoma cancer but Tessa James is still rocked by the moment she received the shattering news. The Home And Away actress, 24, has told how she was driving the …

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Art Basel Week 2015 guide: Design Miami/

Exquisitely executed forms with function are the essence of Design Miami/, the fair that combines furniture, jewelry and other objects with discussions about this increasingly popular art form. The design commission for the entrance pavilion to this …

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Thousands could find investments become unprofitable when interest rates rise

Charlotte Nelson, of Moneyfacts.co.uk, which collated the data, said 'the rise in buy-to-let deals had been fuelled by 'new demand from thousands of pensioners making the most of the new pension freedoms.' Since April, over-55s have been allowed to …

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The Bachelor's Nina Rolleston reveals her vulnerable side as she breaks down …

Later, seeking comfort with her bestie Snezana, Nina opened up revealing that despite her tough exterior she's actually a big softie at heart. Not so tough: Later, seeking comfort with her bestie Snezana, Nina opened up. SHARE PICTURE. Copy link to …

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The VERY surprising cause behind the rise and rise of older mums

Nothing is more private, intimate and life-changing than having a baby. For a woman, it means sharing your body for nine months, facing the laborious miracle of birth, followed by decades of duty and anxiety. For a father, it means the same commitment …

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A smoky BBQ or excess cigarette smoke could see you FINED $2.2 under new …

An extra smoky BBQ could see tenants in apartment blocks fined up to $2,200 under proposed changes to strata laws. Tenants who create a 'nuisance or hazard' by allowing cigarette smoke to drift in to neighbouring homes could also soon be fined with …

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