| Jul 29, 2014
| 5:53 PM
A dozen students crowded around a picnic table at Ralph Foy Park in Burbank Monday afternoon, decorating leather bracelets and bookmarks.
The high school and college students hailed from Incheon, South Korea, Burbank’s sister city since 1961, and...
| Jul 31, 2014
Northbrook Park District officials presented an idea for a $50 million referendum that would help convert the local Five Seasons Sports Club into a Northbrook community center as well as renovate some of the district's existing facilities.
| Jul 30, 2014
| 2:27 PM
After two years as executive director of the Community Center of La Cañada Flintridge, Deb Jordan will leave to take a position with the USC-Verdugo Hills Hospital Foundation.
Starting Aug. 25, Jordan will become executive director of the hospital's...
| Aug 17, 2014
| 10:12 AM
The developer of a futuristic mall, hotel and entertainment complex proposed for north International Drive has promised a project that will look unlike anything else in Orlando – a "22nd Century" design.
But until recently, parts of it looked an...
| Aug 17, 2014
| 2:53 PM
More than a year after Chicago Public Schools closed nearly 50 schools for under-enrollment, there has been little progress on finding new uses for most of the now-empty buildings.
Just three of the buildings have been opened for bidding to potential...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 4:52 PM
Add one more to the growing list of those who want the Washington Redskins football team to adopt a new name: the California Assembly.
The Assembly approved a resolution Wednesday urging the National Football League to pressure the team's owner,...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 7:06 AM
Old photographs, newspapers and other miscellaneous "gay pride ephemera" from the last half-century of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender history in Baltimore will be added on Tuesday to one of the nation's most esteemed museum collections....
| Aug 12, 2014
| 4:13 PM
I have lived in Newington for 39 years. I love this town and I am not in favor of building a new community center on the Mill Pond fields.
Why our town council would propose building a community center whose goal is to support recreational programs...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 4:18 PM
The latest haunted house unveiled for this fall's Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Orlando will have a purpose beyond creeping out visitors.
It also will help Universal Pictures and Legendary Entertainment promote their new movie, "Dracula Untold,"...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 8:15 AM
An interactive zombie-killing experience at Knott's Halloween Haunt will arm visitors with simulated military-style rifles and send them on a mission to save the world from an undead apocalypse.
The new Special Ops: Infected zombie apocalypse...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 9:13 PM
The Lehigh Valley Phantoms have inked a mascot.
So maybe it's not as catchy as San Diego Chicken or Phillie Phanatic, but it's got an obvious local hook.
The LV, as you may have surmised, refers to the team's new home, the Lehigh Valley. He'...