Stories tagged: Sherlock Holmes
Sat., Jan. 28, 2017, 8 a.m.
‘Arthur and Sherlock:’ the city and the genius that made Sherlock Holmes real
The “real” Sherlock Holmes was a patrician gent named Dr. Joseph Bell, who lectured at the University of Edinburgh’s medical school in the 19th century and had a knack for …
Sat., Dec. 31, 2016, 2:16 p.m.
Researchers find actor Benedict Cumberbatch related to Sherlock Holmes’ creator
Genealogy detectives have discovered that Benedict Cumberbatch, the British actor who portrays Sherlock Holmes in the PBS television series, is distantly related to the author who created the iconic character …
Sun., April 12, 2015
Review: Civic Theatre’s ‘Sherlock’ an unusual, welcome treat
It’s fun and daring to see a local community theater tackle a staging of “Sherlock Holmes and the Curse of the Sign of Four.” This stage adaptation of what was …
Sun., Aug. 17, 2014
Judge: Sherlock Holmes is in public domain
If the last thing keeping you from writing Sherlock Holmes fan fiction were the licensing fees, wait no longer. A judge has ruled that Sherlock and the familiar elements of …
Sun., March 31, 2013
Book Notes: McManus hits Auntie’s with latest in Tully series
Bestselling humor writer Patrick McManus will release the latest installment in his Bo Tully series on Monday. “The Tamarack Murders” ($24.95, Skyhorse) sends Blight County, Idaho, Sheriff Tully into the …