reading the paper digitally is just a matter of re-acclimation. Find the tool that works best for you, whether it is the paper's own organization or a feed reader or whatever. It's actually much light out than it ever has been.
likewise, there are plenty of very comprehensive listings. As an example, theatermania lists far more shows than TimeOut, the Voice, etc., much less the Times, ever provided. You can replicate the same with most every subject of interest. We welcome you in from the darkness. There is more information available to you than ever in your life, and it is accessible to you in many more ways than ever too.