| Mar 27, 2013
| 4:42 PM
SACRAMENTO — As the national firearms debate reaches a crescendo, a Northern California congressman is proving that you can be both a gun lover and a gun controller.
Rep. Mike Thompson of St. Helena, a moderate "blue dog" Democrat who represents...
| Oct 12, 2012
The Columbia Association hosts a 1-2-3 Magic Parenting Workshop, led by Lacey Tsonis of the Howard County Office of Children's Services, at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 16, at the Columbia Association Columbia Gym, 6151 Daylong Lane in...
| Oct 28, 2012
Summer has vanished. Autumn will soon be slipping away. But that doesn't mean you have to put away your bicycle or your Lycra for the winter. You may live on Montana, but you don't live in Montana.
Bicycle touring companies are offering a variety of...
| May 31, 2012
| 7:47 PM
For years, Newport Beach residents Peter and Holly Smith have taken people around the world to introduce them to different wine regions.
Now they are offering local lessons on the sometimes mysterious but always complex world of wine.
"I'm hoping the OC...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 7:24 PM
UC Irvine dedicates the Rowland Hall Exhibit, highlighting the life and work of Professor F. Sherwood Rowland, starting at 1 p.m. with a lecture by Professor Donald R. Blake in the Student Center, Pacific Ballroom...
| Jul 14, 2012
| 3:41 PM
Construction on the Corona del Mar High School pool parking lot has begun with hopes that traffic will flow more smoothly during drop-off and pick-up when school begins in September.
Last fall, members of the school's PTA complained about congestion in...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 6:22 AM
The spirit of the holidays permeates Historic Yorktown Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 10-11, at the Yorktown Holiday Open House.
Shops along Main and Ballard Streets and Riverwalk Landing will be open on this special weekend to allow visitors to leisurely...
| Mar 8, 2012
| 9:20 PM
It was a moment that almost slipped by, unnoticed by all but one eyewitness.
With the click of his camera shutter — a twin lens reflex Rolleiflex being his tool of choice at the time — an 18-year-old Jerry Muller caught the image of two well-...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 6:00 AM
Quick. Tonight. Got plans? Do this.
Pazo is hosting a "Pop-Up" wine tasting with Tony Foreman and sommelier Lindsay Willey. Space is limited for this event, which will include wine tastings and light tapas. The cost is $20. That includes complementary...
| Jan 8, 2013
| 12:43 PM
The D’Art Center in downtown Norfolk is hosting “Incognito: New Art, New Wine 2013” from on 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 12, a wine tasting and art sale to benefit the center.
The event will feature a Champagne and wine tasting plus...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 3:10 PM
The Orange County Museum of Art is set to begin a year of special events beginning in February, kicking off a season of cutting-edge art events in the OC.
Museum director Dennis Szakacs and his team are sponsoring an exhibition titled "Richard Jackson:...