| Nov 20, 2013
| 8:00 AM
NEW CANAAN — It was unseasonably cold for the last Caffeine & Carburetors event in downtown New Canaan. If you haven't heard of this six-times-a-year ritual, it's worth a short review. The event, which is a delightfully informal alternative to...
| May 14, 2014
Robert D. Stuart Jr. was a grandson of one of the founders of Quaker Oats Co. and third-generation leader of the company, shifting the focus during his long tenure as CEO from cereal-making to brand management and marketing while also overseeing...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 2:31 PM
It's officially spring. We're deep into pothole season, which, like other holiday seasons, seems to grow longer every year. This pothole season could be the longest yet. Potholes are out of control. The Chicago Department of Transportation said last month...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 4:02 PM
Since the second episode of "Kate Plus 8: Sextuplets Turn 10" aired recently on TLC, concerns have been raised about Berks County mom Kate Gosselin's birthday gift of a John Deere Gator to her 10-year-old sextuplets.
Questions arose after the special...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 7:50 PM
Three years after virtually giving up on links golf, a more mature Rory McIlroy appears ready to give it another chance.
McIlroy tamed blustery conditions in the first round of the Scottish Open in Aberdeen to shoot a seven-under-par 64 on Thursday,...
| Apr 26, 2014
| 4:09 PM
Narbonne and San Fernando went 12 innings on Saturday before the Gauchos prevailed, 2-1, on a tie-breaking RBI double by Daniel Rocha. Rocha finished three for five on the day.
Birmingham defeated San Pedro, 8-3. Isaac Meza had a double, triple and...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Luckily, Shandeep Dhillon's cousin had recently gotten married.
That meant he alone could outfit much of Fowler High School for its first Bollywood night. His uncle's regal, embroidered sherwani coat went to the Central Valley school's principal, Hank...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 6:57 PM
When it comes to producing in your senior season, Kale Morton of Glendora is coming through similar to former Glendora standout Adam Plutko.
Morton improved to 7-0 on Tuesday, throwing a one-hitter with 10 strikeouts in Glendora's 1-0 Baseline League...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Sporting a semiautomatic assault rifle and a "213" area code tattoo, Cuauhtemoc Espejo boarded the passenger bus and checked riders' IDs.
Espejo, who returned to Mexico's Tierra Caliente from California's Central Valley a few years ago, is a member of...
| May 7, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Model of inefficiency
If SunRail continues to be as horribly inefficient as it was Tuesday, then let's rename it SunFail now and get it over with.
The train was 90 minutes late Tuesday afternoon when it finally arrived going northbound at the Church...
| May 13, 2014
| 2:45 PM
At a Costa Mesa-based 3-D printer manufacturer, humans help in the process, but otherwise it's a scene where machines make machines.
On Monday afternoon, about 30 of Airwolf 3D's printers were busy executing their programmed duties: making little...