| Dec 15, 2011
| 4:28 PM
A new owner plans to preserve the iconic "Hangover House" in South Laguna Beach, built by adventurer Richard Halliburton in the 1930s.
Realty agent Fred James of Laguna Beach brokered the sale of the property, which he owned, having obtained it out of...
| Jun 29, 2011
| 7:16 PM
The number of passable bridges for travelers crossing the flood-swollen Missouri River in northwest Missouri is rapidly dwindling, as high water has made traveling to and from Iowa, Nebraska and northeast Kansas a tricky proposition.
The bridge over...
| Jul 5, 2011
| 3:28 PM
When they were planning this Friday’s centennial bash, Burbank planners said the sky’s the limit.
And even there, they’re pushing the envelope.
Sgt. Robert Quesada, the Burbank Police Department’s public information officer,...
| Aug 15, 2011
| 2:26 PM
A classic American art form, the barber shop quartet, has been taken to a new level with the local Emerald City Chorus. It is a nonprofit dedicated to the education and performance of the complex harmonies involved in singing barber shop-style music. I...
| Aug 26, 2011
| 2:33 PM
It’s different, all right. In fact, if one knows anything about Amelia Earhart, you might find this fictionalized account of what happens after her disappearance to be confusing, frustrating and possibly offensive.
But “This Is Different,&...
| Sep 26, 2011
| 10:52 AM
HILO, Hawaii — “Hilo — it is what it is” probably isn’t a tourism slogan that would get a thumbs-up from the Big Island city’s Chamber of Commerce.
But I don’t mean it as a put-down. It’s just advice from a...
| Sep 28, 2011
| 8:34 AM
From the Kansas Historical Society:
Aviatrix. Born: July 24, 1897, Atchison, Kansas. Married: George Palmer Putnam, February 7, 1931. Died: July 1937.
Amelia Mary Earhart was born July 24, 1897, in Atchison, to Samuel "Edwin" Stanton and Amelia (Otis)...
| Apr 29, 2011
In Field of Dreams, Kevin Costner hears a voice that says “If you build it, they will come.”
He then ruins his cornfield crops to build a baseball field. This doesn’t make his wife happy, or the bank. They were on the verge of taking...
| Jun 21, 2012
5:30 - 9 a.m. Jonathon Brandmeier
9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Mike McConnell
9:05 a.m. It’s the drama of Obamacare! What will the court decide? Mike McConnell has the experts ready for analysis right after the ruling Thursday morning.
12 - 3 p.m. ...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 2:33 PM
A photograph taken in October 1937 may hold some answers as to the disappearance of Amelia Earhart.
Earhart was one of the most famous people and aviators in the 1930s. She disappeared while on a worldwide treck flying her Lockheed Electra twin engine...
| Jul 4, 2012
| 6:00 AM
Good morning and happy 4th of July, readers. If you haven't decided where to see fireworks tonight, the Valley has a few prime spots.
On Radford Avenue, the Studio City Chamber of Commerce is hosting their 14th annual Festival of Fireworks. Admission...