| Aug 22, 2013
| 11:06 AM
Kelly Clarkson has buckled under the pressure of planning an extravagant wedding: She and fiance Brandon Blackstock have decided to elope instead.
"We are so busy that we finally just came to terms the other night and were like, 'So, we change our...
| Sep 1, 2013
When singer Kelly Clarkson first got behind the wheel as a 17-year-old, she was a careful driver. And it wasn't because of anything she learned in driver's ed.
"It was weird," she said by phone. "I was fairly cautious because I was extremely nervous. My...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 1:28 PM
Sofia Vergara has topped Forbes' list of highest-paid prime-time TV actresses for the second year in a row.
The Emmy-nominated "Modern Family" star's ranking comes embedded in the financial magazine's Celebrity 100 list, which sees TV queen Oprah...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 3:58 PM
Most weekday mornings, late spring through late summer, Terry Weller and George Foster climb into a bright yellow truck and fire up lasers, high-definition cameras and a bank of digital recorders before hitting the road.
Weller and Foster are two of the...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 2:09 PM
On Monday morning, Veterans Day, I was so focused on my computer screen that it seemed that the rest of the world had disappeared. Like a pesky fly, a low but persistent sound penetrated my consciousness.
I was taken out of time and place because it...
| Apr 22, 2013
Peter McGuinness, an East Coast advertising wunderkind who took the helm at DDB Chicago less than two years ago, is competitive, passionate and driven to succeed. He also likes to stir things up.
Those qualities got him into and out of hot water growing...
| May 1, 2013
| 8:55 PM
My mother was a cross between Genghis Khan and Morgan le Fay and all the hoodlums in the neighborhood feared her. But it was under her tutelage I learned that Providence often gives you what you need instead of what you want. It must have been a divine...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 5:03 PM
Ashton Kutcher and Jon Cryer, stars of the CBS comedy "Two and a Half Men," have been named the highest-paid TV actors of 2013 by Forbes magazine.
Despite flagging viewership as of late, the show makes most of its dough in syndication, which keeps its...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 4:55 PM
Were you there? Were you among the thousands who participated in the 40th annual Fiesta Days weekend activities that make our community so unique?
If you were, may I thank you on behalf of your host, the La Cañada Flintridge Chamber of Commerce and...
| Feb 15, 2013
This morning's meteor strike in Russia may have been fascinating to watch from here, but if you were on the ground there, you probably weren't so starstruck about your broken windows and smashed home or car. Thankfully, there were no......
| Jun 1, 2011
| 4:49 PM
Applauding both community and country, thousands gathered in La Cañada Flintridge over Memorial Day weekend to paint the town red, white and blue during its 38th annual Fiesta Days celebration.
Four days of family-friendly events organized by La Cañada...