| Apr 11, 2012
| 12:51 PM
Thinking of upgrading your phone with Verizon? Better do it fast.
On April 22, Verizon Wireless will institute a $30 upgrade fee for existing customers who purchase new phones with a two-year contract.
"This fee will help us continue to provide...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 11:30 AM
As the number of smartphones, tablets and connected gizmos per household explodes, the way you pay for all those gadgets is about to change dramatically.
Verizon Wireless on Tuesday announced its new "Share Everything" plan, allowing customers to share...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 1:52 PM
Surf City ska/reggae rockers HB Surround Sound say they have one goal - to be bigger than Aerosmith.
With a vivacious stage show and praise from big-name musicians, like Rancid's Tim Armstrong, the quintet is well on its way.
Hailing from Huntington...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 11:50 AM
Taste of Orange County, a premier food, wine and entertainment festival featuring more than 50 restaurants and wineries, will kick off at noon Saturday at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater in Irvine.
The two-day event is back after a 16-year hiatus and...
| Jun 16, 2012
| 7:43 AM
Saturday @ 10a.m. So Cal Test Drive Expo Long Beach Convention Center 300 East Ocean Boulevard Long Beach 562-467-5252 www.testdriveexpo.com It's Father's Day Weekend, to get Dad behind the wheel of nearly one-hundred new vehicles in the first-ever auto...
| Jun 17, 2012
Free Admission! Sunday @ 11a.m. On Location in Malibu 2012: Paintings by the California Art Club Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art @ Pepperdine University 24255 Pacific Coast Highway Malibu 310 506 4851 arts.pepperdine.edu/museum On Location in Malibu...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 3:17 PM
Here's a word of advice to readers with cellphones: Check your bills for mysterious charges. I found a few on my last T-Mobile bill, and it wasn't pretty — some $350 over the last year for services I never ordered from third parties I never heard...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 1:46 PM
Despite what you might read each week in The Bottom Line, the consumer isn't always right.
Consumers, all of us, only think we're right every time. Jennifer Johnson of East Haddam thought she had a case against Verizon Wireless after being promised a...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 2:15 PM
Four-time Grammy winner Pat Benatar and guitarist Neil Giraldo will return to Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre in Irvine on Sept. 15 for Jack's 7th Show.
During 93.1 Jack FM's festival, the duo will share the stage with two other headlining acts — Joe...
| Sep 9, 2012
| 1:17 PM
A man hiding from a burglar silently sends a text message about his emergency. A motorist quickly uploads a video of a serious car crash. A passerby's snapshot of an armed robber is quickly delivered to police on patrol.
As wireless devices...
| Sep 3, 2012
| 7:45 PM
Pa. police advise people to guard against personal information scam
CHAMBERSBURG. Pa. — Pennsylvania State Police are warning people about a scam in which people are being asked to give their Social Security number, credit card numbers and bank...