| Dec 31, 2010
| 2:16 PM
Glenn R. Watson, a lawyer who was instrumental in the formation of the cities of Rancho Palos Verdes, Cerritos, Industry, Carson, and who served as city attorney for many cities throughout Southern California for 50 years, died Dec. 26. He was 93.
| Jul 14, 2012
| 3:43 PM
The last of the winners of the 2012 National Merit Scholarship competition have been named.
From Corona del Mar High School, Nicholas Charles Roy won the college-sponsored scholarship for Northwestern University and states his likely career field as...
| Dec 29, 2011
| 6:19 PM
The Greater New Orleans Fair Housing Action Center will host the 5th Annual Fit for King Housing Summit on Jan. 13 featuring Brandeis University professor Anita Hill.
Hill is scheduled to speak at the center’s annual tribute to the legacy of Dr....
| Mar 8, 2012
| 3:02 PM
With the Republican presidential nomination contest in high gear, Marylanders might be forgiven for smiling. The word "snob" has returned with full force to presidential politics after a four-decade hiatus. Former Sen. Rick Santorum (Penn State University...
| Aug 22, 2011
| 2:19 PM
WBAL radio Monday named Merrie Street as news director replacing Mark Miller, who resigned last month.
Street, whose resume includes news director and anchor duties at WLIF and WPOC, starts Monday, according to an email from Ed Kiernan, station general...
| Oct 7, 2011
| 2:40 PM
John Uri Crites, 85, a retired aerospace engineer, husband, father (5), grandfather (14) and great-grandfather (21) passed away peacefully at home in Newport Beach, October 5, 2011.
John was born in Los Angeles, 1925 to Viola Agnes Uri and Clarence Dynes...
| Oct 27, 2011
| 4:13 PM
JOHNNIE R. BETSON 1928 – 2011
Johnnie Richard Betson, Jr. was born in Fort Worth Texas on December 6, 1928 and was raised by his loving parents Johnnie Richard Sr. and Prebble Carey.
Johnnie joined the Marines the day after graduating from high...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 8:51 AM
State Sen. Thomas V. Mike Miller supports merging the University of Maryland, College Park campus and University of Maryland, Baltimore professional schools in order to raise their national rankings based on total research funding. Compilers of the most...
| Aug 24, 2012
| 1:41 PM
Not long after they began living their dream of owning a dance studio in their new hometown of Columbia 25 years ago, two sisters from Michigan watched that dream go up in flames — the seven-alarm kind.
Six years before tragedy struck, Diane...
| Jul 30, 2010
| 9:53 PM
Orlando Jones High coach Kenard Lang has been promoting the talents of offensive tackle Duaron Williams for about two years now. And Williams is not one to let his coach down.
"I've known Coach Lang since I was knee-high to a grasshopper," Williams said....
| Oct 28, 2008
Bestselling author Tony Hillerman began writing his contemporary mystery novels set in the Navajo region of the Southwest, in part, he once said, because "they have a fascinating religious philosophy and a lot of good values."
And, he told Newsweek...