| Jul 17, 2013
| 8:20 PM
The Williamsport Nationals junior legion team is making its third straight trip to the Continental Amateur Baseball Association 17U World Series.
The team leaves town this morning for Euclid, Ohio, hoping to take a step further this year and advance...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 4:14 PM
It’s no secret that I haven’t been the biggest fan of “The Bachelorette” so far this season.
But guess who else is on my team? As it turns out: Chris Harrison.
“It’s a little slow, huh?” the host told me on...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 8:00 AM
As much as I'd like to believe it — especially in these cases — the customer is not always right. In fact, sometimes the customer is downright dunderheaded, as I was in a couple of recent instances involving rental cars. Rookie mistakes both,...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 3:36 PM
Inside the gazebo at La Cañada Flintridge’s Memorial Park on Monday, lawyer Bob Burlison was treated like a soldier returning home after a long deployment.
Community members wore matching T-shirts, “Welcome Back” banners and balloons...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Franchise Viagra is at it again, this weekend.
Vin Diesel -- whose earlier summer series installment, "Fast and Furious 6," became the third-highest grossing film so far this year -- toplines this weekend's only wide release, "Riddick," which most...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 4:36 PM
SPEEDWAY, Ind. — Many golfers no doubt come to the Brickyard Crossing golf course to play the four holes situated inside the famed Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
And those four holes are an unusual treat, with such great views of the speedway that...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 5:59 PM
A rave produced by Los Angeles-based Insomniac Inc. is coming under scrutiny this summer after authorities reported that 30 attendees were taken to hospitals in the Chicago area.
The Chicago Tribune reported this week that five were in critical...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 8:38 PM
As the unofficial end of summer, Labor Day weekend is a time when many residents of South Dakota hit the road for one last chance to take a vacation.
But its popularity as a vacation weekend also makes it one of the deadliest weekends of the year....
| Aug 30, 2013
| 4:05 PM
Beach blankets, boogie boards and sunscreen aren't the only coastal frills beachgoers can expect at the shore during the Labor Day weekend.
Tar balls, jellyfish and rip currents — along with highs in the low 90s — will be waiting for beach...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 4:18 PM
More than 95% of Orange County beaches received A grades for their water quality this summer — except for Little Corona Beach in Corona del Mar.
The beach received a C in Heal the Bay's End of Summer Report Card, which resulted from the...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 2:42 PM
The inevitable day has come. I'm moving. Again. Next weekend, and for the third time in as many years. This is what happens when you are a live-in home stager.
As I pack, I ruminate like Plato on the good question: Why am I doing this? Oh yeah, no...