| Dec 12, 2009
In 1887 along the San Gabriel Mountains, the community of Altadena launched with great promise to compete against mighty Pasadena to the south. Some wood and shingle houses by local architects went up, planted with showy flower gardens, but the hamlet...
| Dec 15, 2009
"On Prancer and Vixen, Donner and Blitzen, and ... Rusty?" That can't be, but when Sheila Majka of Seaford pulled out her reindeer display from storage, the holiday animals were showing definite signs of...
| Jun 17, 2010
I heard them well before I saw them. It was a rumbling — a force to be reckoned with. As the Suburban rolled down Foothill Boulevard, eight frolicking teenagers moved to the beat of "Boom Boom Pow," by the Black Eyed Peas. "Seniors 2010" was painted...
| Nov 15, 2009
The book business is in the midst of an online price war over best-sellers, with Amazon, Wal-Mart and Target trying to undercut each other and alarming the entire industry. Among the books they're fighting over is Sarah Palin's "Going Rogue," which...
| Aug 12, 2010
Part 2: I think the Allman Brothers sang "Ramblin' Man" just for me, 'cause I swear I was born a ramblin' man. Perhaps my concept of rambling (travel) is not akin to yours, but four blasts of a ship's whistle still raises the hair on the back of my neck....
| Oct 27, 2009
| 3:02 PM
What's Hot: Terrific writing; Great characters; Imaginative level designs
What's Not: Gameplay mechanics fail when you need them most; Dodgy camera; Menus are needlessly difficult to navigate; Forgettable boss fights; Doesn't exactly skimp on the...
| Mar 7, 2011
| 4:58 PM
Students in four first-grade classes at Chamlian Armenian School convened in the cafeteria Wednesday, where they anxiously waited for the green eggs and ham they were about to eat to commemorate Dr. Seuss’ March 2 birthday.
During the previous...
| Feb 19, 2011
| 7:44 AM
| Apr 4, 2010
The Orlando Magic are on pace to renew over 90 percent of their current season-ticket holders for next season even as some longtime fans are upset with their seat assignments in the new downtown arena.
The season-ticket renewal deadline passed on...
| Feb 23, 2010
There was a time when Trinidad South, one of the six themed "villages" that make up Disney's Caribbean Beach Resort at Walt Disney World, was the least popular part of the hotel. The rooms were farthest from the sprawling resort's central food court and...
| Nov 26, 2010
| 9:52 AM
For the first time, Universal's Islands of Adventure will present its Grinchmas musical indoors. The production, which includes music recorded by Mannheim Steamroller and featuring the "How the Grinch Stole Christmas" story by Dr. Seuss, is part of...