Noteworthy Superman dates to remember...
November 7: Traditionally recognized as the birthday of Martha Kent, Clark Kent's adoptive mother.
November 12: Bob Holiday, Superman/Clark Kent in the broadway musical comedy It's a Bird It's a Plane It's Superman born in 1932.
November 14: Writer Elliot S! Maggin (Last Son of Krypton, Miracle Monday and so much more) born in 1950.
November 16: Harry Lennix, General Swanwick in the 2013 Man of Steel movie, born in Chicago, Illinois in 1964.
November 17: Justice League animated series makes its debut on television in 2001.
November 18: With the release of Superman #75, the nation mourns the death of a hero in 1992.
November 20: Phyllis Thaxter, Martha Kent in Superman: The Movie, born in Portland, Maine in 1921.
November 23: The theatrical film Superman and the Mole Men premieres in 1951, leading to the successful television series.
November 25: Noel Neill, Lois Lane in the Superman Serials and the 1950s The Adventures of Superman TV series, born in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA in 1920.
November 27: Patricia Marand, Lois Lane in the broadway musical comedy It's a Bird It's a Plane It's Superman, dies from brain cancer in 2008, aged 74.
November 28: Writer and artist Jerry Ordway (Superman) born in 1957.
November 29: Traditionally recognized as the birthday of Jimmy Olsen.
November 30: Writer and artist Keith Giffen (Legion of Super-Heroes) born in 1952.
August 5, 2011: Road Closures for "Man of Steel" Filming in Plano, Illinois
TribLocal.com reports on further road closures this weekend and later in August for filming to take place in Plano, Illinois.
Plano Deputy Clerk Kathy Miller said Thursday that Main Street from Harve Street to Hale Street - a stretch through the heart of the city's downtown - will be closed from 5 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday for filming of "Autumn Frost," the code name for the latest Superman reboot.
Additionally, the same stretch will be closed Aug. 15 from noon to 8 p.m., and from Aug. 22 through August 28 from 5 a.m. to 10 p.m.