| Jul 21, 2011
| 7:33 AM
Anyone on the lookout for 2014 gubernatorial hopefuls at the 35th annual J. Millard Tawes Crab and Clam Bake surely spotted state Comptroller Peter Franchot. And there was Larry Hogan, appointments secretary for former Gov. Bob Ehrlich.
But where was Lt....
| Jul 31, 2011
| 1:28 AM
Sometimes I get tickets to sitcom tapings and game shows. Most recently I got tickets to "Let's Make A Deal" at the Sunset Bronson Studios in Hollywood.
I invited my wonderful dog-walker Julie Cummins and her 18-year old daughter, Nicole, an adorable...
| Aug 2, 2011
| 5:37 PM
Entertainment news show host Mary Hart and her husband, producer Burt Sugarman, have bought a corner unit in the Ritz-Carlton Residences at L.A. Live.
The purchase price was not available, but similar two-bedroom, 23/4 -bathroom units are listed at $1....
| Aug 4, 2011
| 4:12 PM
Forty years ago, John Cunningham and Jim Stauffer opened Friends of the Sea Lion for a simple reason: They were running out of space.
Stauffer and Cunningham, both Laguna Beach lifeguards at the time, were rescuing sea lions and putting them in...
| Aug 14, 2011
Justin Sausville of Mount Washington is a whiz at the brainy TV game show "Jeopardy!" — and he's proving just as stellar at "I've Got a Secret."
In effect, he has reigned as "Jeopardy!" champ for a staggering two weeks. He scored back-to-back...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 11:34 AM
This is one time you'll want to encourage kids to color inside the lines. Grown-ups, too.
As soon as you sit down for dinner at Animator's Palate aboard the new Disney cruise ship Fantasy, your server hands you a green marker and a special placemat and...
| Dec 29, 2011
| 3:24 PM
Laguna Beach began 2011 by digging itself out of the mud. Homes, art studios, businesses, the Laguna Beach Animal Shelter and the Anneliese School suffered damage and destruction in the December 2010 rainstorms.
Recovery was on everyone's mind.
| Jan 4, 2012
| 2:40 PM
The Beverly Hills Post Office-area home that entertainer Ed McMahon fought to keep from foreclosure in a much-publicized battle in 2008 has sold in an all-cash deal for its most recent asking price of $3.475 million.
Six offers came in on the property...
| Jan 15, 2012
| 3:56 PM
Once you got past the pre-game show and the outrageous attempt by CBS Sports to use the telecast to try to rehabilitate the reputation of Detroit Lions stomper Ndamukong Suh, TV coverage of the Baltimore Ravens 20-13 victory over the Houston Texans wasn&...
| Jan 16, 2012
| 7:00 AM
Matt Birk shot down a report by NFL analyst and former general manager Charlie Casserly on CBS’ pre-game show stating that the Ravens center intended to retire from football after this season.
Birk, who is nearing the end of his 14th year in the...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 11:10 AM
CBS is defending its decision to bring Ndamukong Suh on as an analyst last Sunday in its pre-game show prior to the AFC divisional matchup between the Baltimore Ravens and Houston Texans.
I wrote about it Sunday night in my review of CBS coverage,...