| Sep 22, 2014
| 10:59 AM
Karl asks if I've heard that Time Warner Cable has gone all-digital.
He writes: "If you don't have a cable box, they will force you to rent a converter from them at $1.50 a month (starting in 2016), even if your TV has a digital tuner in it or you...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 3:08 PM
A 20-year-old Tequesta man with a history of recent arrests has been taken into custody again, this time on charges he broke into his neighbor's screened-in patio and masturbated while staring at her, police said.
Connor Blake, of the 100 block of...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 4:47 PM
Running a medical marijuana operation could cost each grower more than $125,000 a year in fees, a sum so steep some officials believe it may shut out small businesses.
Maryland's medical marijuana commission is tentatively proposing that fee for each of...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 10:43 AM
Jewish Adoption & Family Care Options (JAFCO) is hosting its fourth annual "In My Shoes Luncheon" Sept. 12 at the Boca West Country Club. The luncheon, chaired by Jenn Betesh, Stacey Austein, Lori Konsker and Kim Fetterman, honors families who are raising...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 10:00 AM
My desk at The Times faces out onto Spring Street and LAPD headquarters. Normally it’s a pretty dull view, a lot of gray concrete and slim ribbons of glass.
But around 4:30 each afternoon, something quite wonderful happens: The shadow of what must...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Jack Osbourne, who was on the "The Osbournes" reality show, and his wife, actress Lisa Stelly, have bought a house in Studio City for $3.2 million.
In stark contrast to the 1920s home they just sold in Los Feliz, this Cape Cod-inspired traditional is...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 10:23 AM
"Do you know who I am?"
It is possibly the most obnoxious thing a celebrity can say. And therefore the funniest. But I would argue it is also the most revealing. A bald-faced expression of desperation and despair. What's really going on when a celebrity...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 10:55 AM
Cat Deeley welcomes us to the Season 11 finale, reminding us of all the prizes that will go to tonight's winner: Money, cover of a magazine, part in a Broadway show, yadda yadda.
Tonight, the judges table is extra-crowded with guest judges Tara...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 3:45 PM
I don't give a moldy fig for celebrities.
And don't expect me to know the names of any of today's denizens of the red carpet — held in highest esteem by our vacuous Culture of Celebrity. These ninnies influence my life not one whit....
| Aug 29, 2014
| 4:01 PM
EDITOR'S NOTE: Connecticut's taxes, strangling regulations, restrictive laws and the cost of living are responsible for driving residents out of the state, at least according to letter writers to The Courant in recent weeks. Not so fast, say others, you...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 12:40 PM
Yes, those are models on the cover of Vogue's September issue. Joan Smalls, Cara Delevingne and Karlie Kloss, to be exact.
Anna Wintour and her well-heeled minions seem to have accepted digital media's clout, because these aren't just any models; they'...