| Aug 10, 2014
The old photo album showed up at Janet DeVries' doorstep tattered and falling apart, both of its covers missing.
But in its pages were priceless pictures of a South Florida lost to time — a place of pristine shores and beaches empty of anything...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 5:20 AM
He may not self-identify as a philosopher, being a proud gearhead and gas-station grease monkey at heart, but Mark Mendenhall was nothing if not profound when he looked around and took stock of all he surveyed.
"You can have 4,000 signs," he said, a...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 10:22 PM
Reflecting Democrats' dominance of California politics and the Republicans' weak bench, donors have given Democratic candidates for statewide office in November at least $12.9 million this year, more than twice what they contributed to GOP hopefuls....
| Aug 1, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Q: I have an 11-in.-by-14-in. copper lithograph by Paul Ritter that I rescued from being melted down. I've done some research and all I can find is a little about the artist. Any info and possible value?
A: The item seen in images sent is a flat sheet of...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 10:18 AM
When Jon Hopkins made his only previous visit to South Florida, he was left off the bill for a November, 2008 show with tourmates Coldplay at the BankAtlantic Center. Not that anyone would have noticed.
To that point the London composer and synth...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 2:11 PM
Your laptop can do a lot more than help you write papers and check facebook. Want to see where your online time is actually being spent? Access a computer you left at home or in the dorm? Merge a group project into one document? Never lose any work...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 6:30 PM
The Television Academy Foundation has announced the listings for its annual Emmy Season Auction.
Running now through July 31, the fundraiser gives television fans an exclusive chance to win VIP tickets to "Late Night with Seth Meyers," signed merchandise...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 11:12 AM
Led by Swagbucks’ $60 million round of fund-raising, 35 Los Angeles County startups raised more than $330 million from April through June in what was a booming second quarter for startup investment nationwide.
The money is flowing to fewer firms,...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 4:58 PM
When Gene Shirokobrod's patients started asking the doctor of physical therapy to come home with them, he decided to find a product to recommend as an alternative for help with back and neck pain.
But he couldn't find any product he thought was good...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Net neutrality -- the idea that broadband operators should be barred from discriminating against content carried over their pipes -- is a cause célèbre among the Internet masses.
The Federal Communications Commission received more than 677,000 comments...
| Jul 24, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Filed under: Classics, Auctions, Etc. If you're into classic cars and don't already know about the website BringATrailer.com, you're seriously missing out. The site highlights vintage cars of all stripes for sale on the internet, whether they are from...