| Jul 1, 2011
| 1:07 PM
You know what Monday is. And, yes, it is a big day.
Not only is it Colleen Johns' birthday, like you didn't know that, but it's America's birthday — Uncle Sam, the US-of-A, this place, 235 years old this year.
Can you believe it? It hardly looks a...
| Dec 14, 2010
| 6:10 AM
Green Gifts - The Canadian Tenors - Hooters - Tank - The Caroling Party - Skip Parker - Adrenaline Dancers - Point of Grace - The Polkaholics - Ignite The Spirit - Dan Aykroyd
Monday, December 13
600 West Chicago Avenue...
| Dec 14, 2010
People don't like to think about what will happen if they become too ill or infirm to manage on their own. Experts say that partly explains why sales of long-term-care insurance policies are so anemic; only about 10 percent of seniors have such coverage....
| Mar 18, 2011
| 9:44 PM
A big turnout for the Pacific Coast Wine Festival benefiting the Pacific Symphony netted more than $150,000 for the arts organization. The sold-out wine auction and tasting at the Island Hotel in Newport Beach attracted 300 local residents in their finest...
| May 28, 2012
| 7:55 AM
Skating in the Sky at John Hancock Observatory
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| Apr 28, 2011
| 5:33 PM
Installation of a lawn and sprinklers on property once owned by artist William Wendt was allowed to continue Tuesday, a day after city officials shut it down while they debated if the work was legal.
Developer Ken Fischbeck said he thinks the stop was...
| Jan 21, 2011
Breathtaking views from high-rise condos are a quick cure for Chicagoans suffering from winter blahs.
The city's gems are framed in windows like artwork: a panorama of Lake Michigan as far as the eye can see, a front-row seat to the kinetic action at...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 10:00 PM
SAN DIEGO - Before the Chargers and Raiders take to the field Thursday night, everyone in Qualcomm Stadium will send a special message to military veterans.
"On game day, 20 U.S. cadets down on the field and everyone that’s here in the stands will...
| Dec 14, 2011
| 4:01 PM
A collector charged with conspiring to steal valuable historic documents taken from museums in Maryland and several other states is alleging that he was illegally arrested in Baltimore by city officers who lacked enough evidence to place him in custody....
| Dec 31, 2011
| 8:00 PM
For better or worse, health affects every aspect of daily life.
In 2011, we wrote about its many different angles — about individuals battling disease; about extraordinary fitness, wellness and weight-loss efforts; about the effects of illness on...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 6:18 PM
Barry H. Landau, the once-esteemed collector of presidential memorabilia, admitted in federal court Tuesday that he stole thousands of documents regarded as cultural treasures from historical societies and libraries in Baltimore and up the East Coast....