TV Watch List: Weekend, Feb. 24-26

Seth Rogen hosts the 2012 Independent Spirit Awards.

The 2012 Independent Spirit Awards
SPECIAL. Call the 2012 edition of this celebration of indie film the Oscars preshow — top nominees “The Artist” and “The Descendents” are likely to take home statues at Saturday’s Seth Rogen-hosted fete and at the big show on Sunday.
Saturday, 10 p.m., IFC

‘Witchslayer Gretl’
MOVIE. In this update on the Hansel and Gretel fairy tale, Shannen Doherty plays a witch. That’s witch with a “w.”
Saturday, 9 p.m., Syfy

‘The Walking Dead’
DRAMA. At this point, would it be more satisfying to see Shane shot, or turned into a zombie? Or, shot and left as zombie bait, a la the fate he handed to Otis? Discuss, because we’re getting close to the season’s end.
Sunday, 9 p.m., AMC

‘The Celebrity Apprentice’
REALITY. The teams head to the Garden State to see who can put on the best show at Medieval Times, which just made us think of the movie “Garden State,” which really makes us wonder what Zach Braff’s up to lately.
Sunday, 9 p.m., NBC


MIT student, Rhodes scholar, dies

Eliana Hechter, a student at MIT and Harvard, died, her family said. The announcement was posted on MIT's website.


Video: Car crashes into Cambridge store, man arrested…

A Cambridge man was arrested on gun and drug charges after crashing his car into a Massachusetts Avenue storefront early Saturday morning.


Body found believed to be missing Fitchburg boy…

The body of a child found off of a highway in Sterling last week is likely that of missing Fitchburg boy Jeremiah Oliver, authorities said.


Memorial held for Sean Collier, MIT police officer…

More than 1,600 people gathered at MIT on Friday for a memorial service for Sean Collier, the police officer shot to death a year ago in the aftermath of the…


'Orphan Black' recap: Episode 1, ‘Nature Under Constraint…

Welcome to your first Season 2 “Orphan Black” recap! Hopefully Tatiana Maslany can help Tatiana Maslany get through this, with the help of Tatiana Maslany,…


Poems from prison: 'How to Survive a Bullet…

Celebrate National Poetry Month with, "'How to Survive a Bullet to the Heart."


Whoopi Goldberg makes her debut as marijuana columnist

"It helps my head stop hurting, and with glaucoma your eyes ache, and she takes the ache out. It's wonderful," she said.

The Word

Kate Middleton made fun of Prince William's bald…

Kate Middleton and Prince William are in Sydney, Australia, right now, and it sounds like that brash Aussie sense of humor might be rubbing off.


MLB video highlights: Red Sox defeat Orioles, 4-2

Brock Holt the difference in the Red Sox' win


NHL video highlights & analysis: Red Wings dump…

NHL video highlights & analysis: Red Wings dump Bruins in Game 1


MLB video highlights: Orioles top Red Sox, 8-4…

John Lackey roughed up for second straight outing


MLB video highlights: Red Sox score two in…

Lester shines in Red Sox win over White Sox


Packing: The one thing you need in your…

A new survey that looks at the travel habits of 50,000 people around the world has revealed that Western and Asian globetrotters have different priorities…


Is your chair making it hard to talk?

Ever wished there was an office chair that could make impromptu meetings and discussions more private? The Cristiana Wing Chair is an asymmetrical armchair which…


Live large at these luxury hotels

From Thai boxing lessons and macabre Dracula tours to the Australian Outback, the Four Seasons hotel chain launched a series of new travel packages this…


4 things that every summer camp should have

Alan Saltz, director of the 92nd street Y program lists things that every summer camp should have.