Ryan Cleary


Legendary game show host dies

Alex Trebek, a pop-culture icon who hosted the popular TV show “Jeopardy” for 30 years, has died. He was 80. 

Commentary: Holiday TV shows will not air on main-stream TV

I remember when I was younger and how my family and I would go out trick-or-treating from house to house. I would fill my pillowcase full of candy and make the trek home to dump all the candy out, count how many pieces I had and sit down by the fireplace to watch the iconic “It’s the Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown.” 

Famous guitarist dead

Famous rock band guitarist Eddie Van Halen passed away on Oct. 6 after a battle with throat cancer. Van Halen was 65.