| Nov 28, 2011
| 1:27 PM
I got my start in the newspaper game drawing charts, graphs, maps, retouching photos and doing all the other jobs required of an art department at a newspaper that set type and made engraving plates out of molten lead.
I seem to remember that...
| Dec 1, 2011
Towson University's Department of Art will hold its 41st annual Holiday Pottery Sale Friday-Saturday, Dec. 2-3, 9 a.m.-6 p.m., in the Center for the Arts Ceramics Studio Room 3012. As in years past, this event will showcase a large selection of...
| Nov 29, 2011
| 7:43 AM
Let's just quote my colleague Mary Schmich: "Because no friendly singalong would feel right without an edge, every year we offer a contest. This allows audience members to do the only thing that's more fun in life than singing, i.e. competing."
| Nov 29, 2011
| 10:09 PM
COSTA MESA — It might not be a Charlie Brown Christmas for Eastside residents this year.
After defaulting on the mortgage for the famed "Snoopy House," homeowner Jim Jordan was forced to clear out of the property Tuesday, leaving Charlie Brown,...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 2:43 PM
A favorite holiday tradition, the 33rd annual Corona del Mar Christmas Walk returns from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday.
It's the time when thousands gather to celebrate the festivities, which include specials at participating merchants, a dozen bands...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 6:12 AM
For five seasons on "Chuck,"Chicago native Ryan McPartlin has been awesome—Captain Awesome, that is—as the brother-in-law of computer geek-turned-superspy Chuck Bartowski (Zachary Levi).
McPartlin's rotation as Dr. Devon Woodcomb ends at 7 p....
| Jan 26, 2012
| 8:09 AM
Investigators plan to wrap up their investigation of the Christmas fire that killed three girls and their grandparents by the end of next week, a police official said.
"We still have some more interviews to do," Capt. Richard Conklin said Wednesday...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 7:15 AM
Check out the travels of Leslie Hope of ABC’s paranormal hit, “The River,” and you get the impression that very little scares the Canadian actress.
Long before “The River” came along, when she was playing Teri Bauer on...
| Dec 6, 2012
Festival in Lights — Friday, Dec. 7, 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Memorial Park, 1301 Foothill Blvd. The La Cañada Flintridge Chamber of Commerce and Community Assn. presents the 18th annual Festival in Lights featuring Mr. and Mrs. Santa Claus,...
| Oct 9, 2011
| 7:26 PM
We've reached the quarter pole of the NFL season, and it's probably fair to say we still don't quite know what to make of this Ravens team.
They've pounded two of their rivals (the Pittsburgh Steelers and New York Jets), they've laid an egg against a...
| Oct 15, 2011
| 5:03 PM
Vonta Leach has played 37 games since he last got an opportunity to run the football in the NFL.
He has endured countless collisions with linebackers, paved the way for Pro Bowl running backs and even played on special teams. But in 102 NFL games...