| Jun 3, 2011
| 3:40 PM
When Karen Rose enrolled at the University of Maryland, the one thing she knew was that she "didn't want to dissect."
It's a funny confession for an author who has written a 494-page novel about a killer who tortures victims with a filleting knife.
| Jun 23, 2011
| 11:40 AM
Five years ago, pundits were quick to cast doubt on "Cars." A version of "Local Hero" or "Doc Hollywood" starring a high-speed auto? How misbegotten and outre!
It turned out to be one of Pixar's most profitable pictures — and one of its best-loved....
| Dec 17, 2010
| 12:54 PM
CORONA ( KTLA) -- A Riverside County high school teacher was arrested Thursday for allegedly molesting a child.
Stephen Wolford, 48, was taken into custody at his home on suspicion of lewd acts with a child under 16.
Investigators at the Jurupa Valley...
| Jul 13, 2011
| 7:07 PM
Jean and John King, of Laurel; and Carol and Allen Heyne, of Bloomingdale, Ill., announce the engagement of their children, Kimberly King and Matthew Heyne.
The bride-to-be is a 2002 graduate of Eleanor Roosevelt High School and a 2006 graduate of the...
| Mar 9, 2011
| 4:03 PM
Thousands of years ago, a powerful queen reigned over an ancient civilization. Her name was Hatshepsut, and her legacy and history continue to make ancient Egypt one of the most mysterious yet fascinating places on earth.
On Monday, Hatshepsut came to...
| Mar 28, 2011
Each week, The Sun's John McIntyre presents a moderately obscure but evocative word with which you may not be familiar — another brick to add to the wall of your working vocabulary. Use it in a sentence in a comment on his blog, You Don't say, and...
| Apr 8, 2011
| 6:27 PM
I pull up the Daily Pilot at work on occasion from my new home in New Orleans to check in on Newport. It helps me to feel connected to friends and family in my hometown. Today it was such a treasure to read the article, "From the Sport Desk: Special night...
| Dec 23, 2010
| 6:01 PM
The holidays are a time to extend hospitality — to show there is room at the inn. Here is a sampling of with whom Laguna folks would most like to invite share their Christmas or Hanukkah dinner, given the choices of anyone living or dead, fact or...
| May 4, 2012
| 10:51 AM
1) Taft Apartments
The Taft celebrates its 100th birthday this year, and its staff plans to celebrate all year long. In its days as a hotel in the early part of the 20th Century guests like Albert Einstein, Eleanor Roosevelt, Babe Ruth and Lassie are...
| May 9, 2012
| 11:04 PM
The Maryland Public Secondary Schools Athletic Association state baseball playoffs begin Friday with three unbeaten teams among the 16 No. 1 seeds.
Only one of them, 15-0 W.E.B. DuBois in Class 1A South, is from the greater Baltimore area.
| May 25, 2012
| 10:23 PM
NORWALK — Under undesirably windy and cold conditions, Glendale High's Michael Davis accomplished a feat no Nitros athlete had matched in more than two decades.
The junior 200-meter runner became the first Nitros runner in 26 years to qualify to...