Catherine Leno, mother of "The Tonight Show" host Jay Leno, died of cancer June 26. She was 82.
James (Son) Thomas, the last of the great Delta bluesmen to play only in the traditional acoustic style, died June 26 of a stroke.
Swen Swenson, a Broadway dancer who also performed in films and on TV, died June 23 of complications from AIDS. He was 61.
Dale Ackers, president of Abilene's first television station, died June 25 of esophageal cancer.
Episodes of "Roseanne" and "The Wonder Years" were among the 27 finalists for the 1993 Humanitas Prizes, which recognize television writing that enriches the viewer.
Attention, shopaholics: An interactive cable television network that promises to take the home shopping experience to new high-technology heights may be coming to a TV set in your home this year.
Olga Mitana Balogh, a violinist with the Los Angeles Philharmonic for more than three decades, died June 17 at her home. She was 79.
Blues guitarist Luther Tucker, who emerged in the Chicago club scene in the 1950s and went on to play with John Lee Hooker, Muddy Waters, Jimmy Cotton, Elvin Bishop and others, died June 17. He was…