| Jun 9, 2010
| 2:00 AM
Chuck A. Bausback was 8 years old when Bob Hope Airport opened in 1930 as United Airport.
The 87-year-old moved with his family to La Crescenta in 1928. He graduated from Glendale High School because La Crescenta High School hadn't opened yet.
| Dec 13, 2009
Airline culture is all over the news. The hit movie "Up In the Air" stars George Clooney as a frequent flier. The Transportation Security Administration is under fire for allowing the online posting of airport screening secrets. And the holiday season...
| Jul 2, 2010
| 12:00 PM
It's one of the greatest mysteries of the 20th century: What happened to Amelia Earhart? The famed pilot took off on what was to be the second to last leg of her around-the-world flight on July 2, 1937... and she was never heard from again.
| Oct 23, 2009
| 7:06 AM
If there have ever been two people on the face of the planet who I never wanted to see kiss each other on a massive movie screen, it is Hilary Swank and Richard Gere. It's like watching a ferret kiss a horse.
Based on the true story, Swank stars as...
| Aug 27, 2009
All release dates are subject to change. "Limited" means limited markets for that date -- i.e. not Central Florida -- wider release dates also included where known. Oct. 9
Couples Retreat (Universal) Vince Vaughn, Malin Akerman, Kristen Bell, Faizon...
| Feb 1, 2010
| 5:35 PM
Two-time Oscar winner Hilary Swank plays legendary aviatrix Amelia Earhart, whose disappearance over the Atlantic Ocean has remained a mystery for seven decades, in director Mira Nair's lavishly filmed if predictable biography. Determined to live her life...
| Mar 18, 2009
| 8:15 AM
The 10 best places for ice cream, roller coasters, music festivals and wildlife-watching are just a few of the lists you'll find in The 10 Best of Everything Families: An Ultimate Guide for Travelers.
The new book ($21.95) from National Geographic, by...
| Oct 21, 2009
Amelia Earhart wasn't much more than "a face on a postage stamp" to Indian director Mira Nair when she took on the assignment of directing Hilary Swank as the famed aviatrix in the new bio-pic Amelia.
Fortunately, "we had this bible we used to...
| Oct 23, 2009
Amelia has magnificent period settings and airplanes and majestic aerial photography. It boasts the two-time Oscar winner Hilary Swank, perfectly cast as Amelia Earhart, with Richard Gere as Earhart's promoter-publisher husband, George Putnam. They even...
| May 5, 2010
| 12:34 PM
Underseas explorer Dave Jourdan has lead two expeditions in search of the plane of Amelia Earhart, who is believed to have crashed into the Pacific Ocean during a round-the-world flight in 1937. Jourdan has completed a book about his search, The Deep...