| Oct 15, 2013
| 7:57 PM
Ricky Lewis was driving along Florence Avenue on April 29, 1992, when the neighborhood erupted.
"I saw all the crowds and thought, 'What is going on here?'"
He was witnessing, as he soon learned, a defining moment in Los Angeles. The verdict had...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 4:33 PM
In the strait-laced Eisenhower 1950s, Dave Brubeck seemed, on one hand, deeply conventional. He didn't drink, smoke or take drugs. He favored expressions like "baloney!" and "you bet" over ruder alternatives. He had a prodigious work ethic that had been...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 6:42 PM
A state audit of six California colleges found that all failed to fully comply with the Cleary Act – which requires colleges that receive certain federal aid programs to publish security policies and crime statistics annually....
| Oct 14, 2012
| 2:52 PM
Baltimore County officials say they can close a gap in pension funding while saving taxpayers hundreds of millions of dollars. But their planned strategy is one that carries considerable risk, experts say.
County Executive Kevin Kamenetz has proposed...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 7:18 AM
Kara Walker will be difficult. This gets whispered to you by enough people in the art world and you start to believe it: She's humorless!
Intimidating! David Mamet intimidating!
And this week, before the Thursday opening of “...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 11:49 AM
For nearly a decade, I have taken the opportunity to highlight many of the impressive college choices made available to the graduates of La Cañada High School. The Class of 2012 was no exception.
Of the 323 LCHS 2012 graduates, 98% have enrolled at...
| May 31, 2012
Being a good negotiator isn't a skill reserved just for corporate CEOs and United Nations diplomats.
It's an everyday tool useful for all of us, whether we're asking for a raise, interviewing for a job, buying a car, deciding on family vacations, even...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 9:41 PM
An Assembly subcommittee on Wednesday rejected Gov. Jerry Brown's plan to trim state-funded college scholarships known as CalGrants, two days after thousands protested budget cuts at the Capitol. Students packed the hearing in opposition to the cuts,...
| May 25, 2012
| 10:04 PM
Two University of the Pacific Stockton campus students are under arrest on suspicion of sexual assault after an incident early Friday night.
A woman called police around 3:45 a.m. Friday to report she was the victim of a sexual assault at an apartment on...
| May 30, 2012
| 3:47 PM
The "Moonlight Classic," touted as one of the longest continuously running drum and bugle corps events in the country is moving from Stockton to Sacramento.
Previously held at the A.A. Stagg Memorial Stadium on Stockton’s University of the...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 6:25 PM
Fixer-upper homes are pretty common in the valley; Stockton is no exception.
Stockton resident Hayden Logan saw a window of opportunity in all those closed doors.
“We’re at an all-time low for purchasing property,” Logan said. “...