| Mar 2, 2012
| 6:51 PM
Robin Clawson of Boca Raton wonders aloud what the rest of us have thought about our iPads and cell phones: Will they work during and after a hurricane?
It's a good question, since smartphones, tablets and other mobile devices, in Florida, have the...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 7:08 AM
News flash! REO Speedwagon and Styx to play the amphitheater in Virginia Beach! Truthfully, that's not exactly a jaw-dropping piece of information. Both bands, popular arena-rock acts who ruled in the '70s and '80s, have visited these parts regularly in...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 7:59 AM
Organizers of the Amercian Music Festival announced most of the lineup for the festival, happening Sept. 2-4 at the Virginia Beach oceanfront.
This year's edition will feature ZZ Top, Stone Temple Pilots, Psychedelic Furs, Tom Tom Club, Roy Ayers, The...
| Jun 24, 2011
Verizon Wireless announced it has activated a new cell site in Harford County to expand wireless voice and 3G data coverage, specifically to bring improved coverage and capacity to Aberdeen Proving Ground and surrounding area.
According to a Verizon...
| Jun 30, 2011
| 9:43 PM
Your mission, should you accept it, is to plan a rocking, safe Fourth of July, whether for your family, your friends or your foxhound. Read on for options for all types of folks.
Mission: A full day of excitement
The city of Newport Beach has co-...
| Jul 1, 2011
| 7:25 PM
Author and photographer Marc Shargel will show off his new book about California's coastline from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Martha's Bookstore, 308 1/2 Marine Ave., Balboa Island, Newport Beach. For more information, call (949) 673-7185...
| Jul 2, 2011
| 8:11 PM
Sutra, 1870 Harbor Blvd., Costa Mesa, presents a performance by Paul Oakenfold. Boris M.D. and Andr3x also perform. The 21 and older show starts at 9 p.m. For more information, call (949) 722-7103.
| Jul 5, 2011
| 1:27 PM
Tickets to see the Uproar festival -- featuring Avenged Sevenfold, Three Days Grace, Seether, Bullet For My Valentine, Sevendust and Escape The Fate -- in Virginia Beach on Sept. 1 go on sale 10 a.m. Friday, July 8, promoters have announced.
| Jul 6, 2011
| 6:05 PM
Verizon Communications has agreed to pay $20 million to settle a discrimination lawsuit charging the telecommunications giant with failing to accommodate hundreds of workers whose absences were caused by their disabilities.
The lawsuit and a consent...
| Jul 13, 2011
| 2:45 PM
It's no small feat to decode the lyrics of Don McLean's "American Pie," but most critics I've read believe "the jester" in verse three is a reference to Bob Dylan. That's the character, of course, who sings "in a coat he borrowed from James Dean/and a...
| Jul 11, 2011
| 8:01 PM
Melvins Lite featuring Trevor Dunn (of Mr. Bungle and Fantomas fame) perform at Detroit Bar, 843 W. 19th St., Costa Mesa. The 21-and-older show starts at 9 p.m. and tickets are $15. For more...