| Apr 24, 2015
| 12:46 PM
Sandra Lynch tried steroid shots and physical therapy to cure her ailing knees, but finally her doctor said enough: The 62-year-old wedding officiant from Frederick needed surgery to get them both replaced.
Lynch dreaded the thought of two surgeries and...
| Apr 23, 2015
| 7:33 AM
More than 30 people are seeking the open University of Central Foundation chief executive officer position, according to the university that released the job applicants' names this week.
The list of names includes university and business leaders from as...
| Apr 17, 2015
| 6:55 PM
News from the April 13 Niles Township High School District 219 Board of Education meeting; Niles North and Niles West High Schools.
School bus company dropped amidst service problems
The District 219 Board School Board has awarded new contracts for...
| Apr 15, 2015
| 5:38 PM
The humility of Newport Harbor High senior goalkeeper Carlee Kapana is as genuine as her talent in girls' water polo.
Kapana won't talk trash against rival Corona del Mar. But to find the reason the Sailors beat the Sea Kings all three times this past...
| Apr 13, 2015
| 5:14 PM
After working in law and real estate, Andrew James embarked upon a third career path in recent years that offered few of the perks of his previous professions.
"I remember Andy and I having dinner with a young couple from Chicago, and hearing how...
| Apr 9, 2015
The recent downsizing at the Orange County Museum of Art has left the Newport Beach institution without a chief curator and the art world stunned.
But in a telephone interview with The Times, Craig Wells, the president of the museum's board of trustees,...
| Apr 8, 2015
| 11:51 AM
Kashka Johnson will be attending that international science fair competition next month, thanks in part to you, and you and you.
As soon as my Monday column ran online, readers from across the country began contacting me to pledge donations,...
| Apr 7, 2015
| 1:11 PM
Shulamit Ran remembers very well how she came to be hired as a professor of music at the University of Chicago.
It was 1973, roughly a decade after she had moved from her native Tel Aviv to New York to study composition and piano at the Mannes College...
| Apr 6, 2015
| 3:46 PM
Pre-med students looking to apply to medical school, as well as high school students with aspirations of one day becoming a doctor, will learn what it takes and how to do it at a one-day weekend conference at Indiana University School of Medicine –...
| Apr 3, 2015
| 6:03 PM
Eleven candidates are running for four openings on the School District 219 Board of Education.
Incumbents Sheri Doniger, Jeffrey Greenspan, David Ko, and Eileen Valfer are running for reelection. New faces on the ballot include Jon Heinz, Lateef...
| Mar 26, 2015
| 6:29 AM
In August, defensive end Ray McDonald of the 49ers celebrated his 30th birthday with friends at his 4,800-square-foot home in San Jose overlooking a golf course. Guests arrived as early as 3 p.m. with the party going strong enough to generate a noise...