Culture

David Edgecombe and his wife, actress Elizabeth Ware, have been involved in at least 100 plays in Alaska. Now they’re going out with a bang -- or at least a bloody knife: a production of Shakespeare’s “Scottish play” directed by Edgecombe and featuring Ware in the role of Lady Macbeth.

Mike Dunham
A few astute readers asked why there is no phosphorus in the lawn fertilizer they bought this year. Of course, my retort was, “Why are you buying lawn fertilizer this time of year as you can’t possibly know if you lawn needs it!?” Still, it is a good question.Jeff Lowenfels
If you have two weeks to plan, you can fly cheap, especially to the West Coast.Scott McMurren
 These chocolate chip cookies have an extra special secret ingredient that takes them over the top.Maya Evoy
There are so many things to love about this bread, which happens to be vegan-friendly and gluten-free. Kim Sunée
My friend is engaged to someone else but says he's just settling because he's still in love with me. Should I warn his fiancee?Wayne and Wanda
"Tundra" cartoonist Chad Carpenter's wacky film about a killer moose terrifying a quirky Alaska town will open at Valley Cinema in Wasilla on Friday, April 24.Mike Dunham
Tickets go on sale May 1 for Garrison Keillor, Pat Benatar, Portugal. The Man and other acts added to the lineup for the Alaska State Fair.Mike Dunham
The owners of the 4th Avenue Theatre want to incorporate parts of the defunct movie house in a downtown Anchorage complex that includes a 28-story tower combining housing and a hotel.Mike Dunham
If you guessed the tripod on the Tanana River would stop the clock at 2:25 p.m. AST on April 24, you'll get the $330,330 jackpot -- or at least part of it.Dermot Cole