Brittney Murphy’s Husband, Simon Monjack Found Dead in Los Angeles – May 24, 2010

Brittney Murphy’s Husband, Simon Monjack Found Dead in Los Angeles – May 24, 2010

Cornwall ON – Simon Monjack, the husband of Brittney Murphy was found dead in Los Angeles.    Medications were found near his body, but no suicide note and the coroner is going to determine the cause of death. LINK The similarities are remarkable. Murphy was found unconscious by her mother Sharon. Sharon found Simon unconscious […]

Black Sabbath Former Singer Ronnie James Dio Dead at 67 – RIP – Cornwall Ontario – May 17, 2010

Black Sabbath Former Singer Ronnie James Dio Dead at 67 – RIP – Cornwall Ontario – May 17, 2010

Cornwall ON – Metal Legend Ronnie James Dio has passed away at the age of 67.   Mr. Dio had been suffering from Stomach cancer. The former Black Sabbath singer who replaced Ozzy Osbourne had still hoped to perform, but his band, “Heaven and Hell, had cancelled their summer tour. Ronnie James Dio on WIKIPEDIA […]

Malcolm McLaren – Passes away from Mesothelioma – Former Manager of The Sex Pistols, New York Dolls – Cornwall Ontario – April 10, 2010

Malcolm McLaren – Passes away from Mesothelioma – Former Manager of The Sex Pistols, New York Dolls – Cornwall Ontario – April 10, 2010

Cornwall ON –  Malcolm McLaren, the man who brought us The Sex Pistols and a pillar of the British Punk Movement of the late 70’s and 80’s has died at the age of 64.  He also managed The New York Dolls. WIKI The BBC’s creative director Alan Yentob said: “Without Malcolm, despite what people say, […]

Russian Plane Crashes Killing Polish President Lech Kaczynski and Government Officials – April 10, 2010

Russian Plane Crashes Killing Polish President Lech Kaczynski and Government Officials – April 10, 2010

Cornwall ON – The Polish President, Lech Kaczynski died in a plane crash in Russia that killed over 70 people including key members of the Polish Government including the Central Bank Governor and politicians. LINK “As it was preparing for landing, the Polish president’s aircraft did not make it to the landing strip,” he said. “According […]

Star Trek’s Walter Koenig “Chekov” son Andrew Koenig – Apparent Suicide Vancouver British Columbia – February 26, 2010

Star Trek’s Walter Koenig “Chekov” son Andrew Koenig – Apparent Suicide Vancouver British Columbia – February 26, 2010

The body of Andrew Koenig, son of Star Trek actor Walter Koenig, was found in Stanley Park in Vancouver British Columbia Canada in an apparent suicide.    Walter Koenig flew to Vancouver from California to participate in the search for his son who had gone missing. LINK Andrew Koenig had appeared in the long gone […]

Nick Rizzuto Funeral 11 a.m. – Church of the Madonna Della Difesa – Saturday January 2, 2010 –

Nick Rizzuto Funeral 11 a.m. – Church of the Madonna Della Difesa – Saturday January 2, 2010 –

Mafia groupies, law enforcement, and generally large crowds are expected Saturday in the Little Italy section of Montreal where Nick Rizzuto Jr.’s funeral will take place. No confirmation yet if his father will get released from prison in Colorado to attend. The alleged murder weapon has been discovered as police continue their investigation of the […]

Howard Ross Perry – Founding Member Directors Guild of Canada – Gentleman – Friend – Obituary – November 17, 2009

Howard Ross Perry – Founding Member Directors Guild of Canada – Gentleman – Friend – Obituary – November 17, 2009

Howard Ross Perry passed away Saturday November 14, in an Ottawa hospital.    He suffered from complications to a wonderful life. He was a warm and lovely man who truly cared about his friends and family.   He was my friend.  He was my mentor.   We laughed, cried, and lived life at its best and worst. Howard […]

Actor Patrick Swayze Passes Away at 57 SEPTERMBER 14, 2009

Actor Patrick Swayze Passes Away at 57 SEPTERMBER 14, 2009

I hate having to write Obits like this.    A lot of folks will watch the Movie “Ghost” this week.  Dirty Dancing too, and maybe a few will watch Road House or Red Dawn. Patrick Swayze lost his battle to Pancreatic Cancer sadly yesterday at his home in Los Angeles 20 months after being diagnosed. TRIBUTE […]

Basketball Diaries Author JIM CARROLL Dead at 60

Basketball Diaries Author JIM CARROLL Dead at 60

L I N K “There ain’t much time left, you’re born out of this insane abyss and you’re going to fall back into it, so while you’re alive, you might as well show your bare ass,” Carroll told Rolling Stone at the time.” Carroll’s Autobiography, The Basketball Diaries, was made into a movie starring Leonardo […]