| Dec 16, 2013
Joseph Cloidt survived the Civil War battles of Bull Run and Gettysburg, serving at one point as bodyguard to President Abraham Lincoln.
Arthur Hinze fought in Germany and France in World War I. And Raymond John Bielfeldt died of tuberculosis contracted...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 1:16 PM
The spot is as wholesome as can be, on the banks of a burbling trout stream, amid towering trees, in a remote part of a pleasant and well-maintained township park, where the healthy outdoor activity of young people bothers no one — except those...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 12:19 PM
On the eve of Friday night's Taft-Birmingham West Valley League football battle, Taft's stadium was vandalized and damage was estimated at more than $1,000 from graffiti and paint damage, assistant principal Neezer McNab said.
| Sep 18, 2013
| 7:00 AM
A painting depicting President Obama was defaced at an art gallery in the Sacramento area last weekend, and the gallery owner has vowed to keep the painting on display.
The act of vandalism, which was reported by news station Fox40, occurred last week...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 9:30 AM
Are photographers vandals?
Does the mere presence of a camera at an ordinary place or extraordinary event inevitably damage the experience of it, as vandalism does? Is photography a powerful creative tool for the willful destruction of established art,...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 12:22 PM
Justin Bieber is now a vandalism suspect, authorities said Friday, after a neighbor’s house in Calabasas was egged Thursday night.
The neighbor called authorities about 7:40 p.m. claiming someone was pelting his home with eggs, said Los Angeles...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 5:26 AM
Gurnee police are holding a woman for questioning in the vandalism of nearly a dozen churches and at least one mosque within the village and in Waukegan, Gurnee Police Cmdr. Jay Patrick said.
Authorities had asked for the public’s help in...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 7:10 PM
A series of car vandalism incidents were reported in Burbank late last week, some of which were similar in nature, police said.
Three car owners reported discovering slashed tires and key marks on their cars Thursday morning, said Burbank Police Sgt....
| Dec 12, 2013
| 5:15 PM
Hikers in Griffith Park were stunned this week when they discovered that an often-photographed tree at a scenic overlook near the Hollywood sign has been uprooted.
"It's been torn from its roots and tossed on its side," said David Walstad, a Studio City...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 2:59 PM
John W. White, 33, of the 1100 block of South Philadelphia Boulevard, was charged Friday with violating a protective order.
Gaylord Dennison II, 33, of the 600 block of Brenda Lane, was charged Friday with failing to appear in court for a...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 2:17 PM
La Cañada Flintridge
Burglary: 500 block of Foothill Boulevard, 6:25 p.m. Multiple flower arrangements, whiskey, vodka and beer were stolen from Ralphs. The incident was reported on Dec. 11.
Petty theft: 4400 block of Hobbs Drive,...