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  • Should L.A. have a Wanda Coleman Memorial Library?

    Should L.A. have a Wanda Coleman Memorial Library?
    Little more than a year after the death of Wanda Coleman, the poet’s husband, Austin Straus, is asking the Los Angeles Public Library to honor her memory. In a letter sent earlier this month to the Board of Library commissioners, Straus requests...
  • Library spotlights Hanukkah traditions

    W.T. Bland Public Library will present "Celebrate Hanukkah" at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday to share the reason for this festive Jewish holiday. Rabbi Geoff Solomon of the Traditional Congregation of Mount Dora will talk about Hanukkah and its customs....
  • Long Beach Public Library's literacy program helps students and families

    For almost half her life, Evelyn Pung has worked with her "second teacher," Wheaton Yinn, to improve her reading and math skills. Yinn, 33, is a learning guide at one of 12 Family Learning Centers operated by Long Beach Public Library. Over the years,...
  • Broward Main Library fully open after nine years of construction

    Broward Main Library fully open after nine years of construction
    Chapter One: Hurricane Wilma hits Broward County in 2005, leaving Broward County's flagship library a broken, soaked mess. Chapter Two: Construction workers crowd into and onto the eight-story giant, determined to restore the Main Library to the...
  • Bucks County panty thief convicted of stalking Villanova student

     Bucks County panty thief convicted of stalking Villanova student
    An Upper Dublin man, previously convicted of stealing a woman's panties and two incidents of up-skirting at a mall in Upper Merion, will have to do additional time behind bars for violating his probation. Kornwell H. Chan, 40, of the 1900 block of...
  • Costa Mesa's Wendy Leece gearing up for life after public office

    Costa Mesa's Wendy Leece gearing up for life after public office
    After accolades upon accolades had poured in, outgoing Costa Mesa Councilwoman Wendy Leece, wearing a new dress she recently bought at South Coast Plaza, faced the audience in front of the speaker's podium. She had received compliments that evening from...
  • Renee Rosen on 'What the Lady Wants'

    Renee Rosen on 'What the Lady Wants'
    As a little girl growing up in Akron, Ohio, Renée Rosen often visited Chicago with her mother, whose itinerary almost always included a stop at Marshall Field's. They would stroll the aisles, have lunch in the Walnut Room, and pick up a box of Frango...
  • Datebook

    Sunday, Dec. 14 Jingle all the way The Jingle Bell Hayride at Kinder Farm Park, 1001 Kinder Farm Park Road, Millersville, will be held noon to 2 p.m. For ticket information: 410-222-6115. Holiday concert The Anne Arundel Community College Concert...
  • Check It Out: Classic films worth checking out

    The holidays are the perfect time to watch memorable films. Where to start? Kenneth Turan, film critic for the Los Angeles Times, wrote a book called "Not to be Missed: Fifty-Four Favorites from a Lifetime of Film." The Newport Beach Public Library...
  • FCC increases funding to boost Internet speeds at schools, libraries

    FCC increases funding to boost Internet speeds at schools, libraries
    In a partisan vote, the Federal Communications Commission approved a major increase in funding — $1.5 billion — to help give schools and libraries high-speed Internet access. Democrats and Republicans agreed on the need to expand broadband...
  • Crescenta Valley Briefs: CV Town Council committee to meet; Discussion on teen dating

    The Crescenta Valley Town Council Land-Use Committee will meet from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 11 in the community room at La Crescenta Library, 2809 Foothill Blvd., La Crescenta. The meeting is open to the public. Anyone attending should enter...