| Aug 30, 2011
| 11:46 PM
Computer and video gaming often is characterized as a male-dominated pastime. Although there’s plenty of data to indicate that’s an erroneous assessment at times, there probably will be no denying that an upcoming videogame release will be the...
| Aug 31, 2011
| 9:50 PM
It is a small and wonderful community zoo.
Friends of the Santa Ana Zoo gathered within the compound on Saturday night to celebrate another year with our fur-covered friends sharing the planet.
The passion and the purpose of the zoo staff, led by...
| Sep 1, 2011
| 9:43 PM
The Walt Disney Co. likes to say that its entertainment offerings, be they theme-park attractions, Disney-branded films or Broadway shows, are fun for the whole family.
That marketing-friendly slogan is debatable, of course, depending on the...
| Sep 7, 2011
Charles S. Dubin
Prolific TV director's credits included 'MASH'
Charles S. Dubin, 92, a prolific television director whose credits include 44 episodes of the sitcom "MASH," died of natural causes Monday at his home in Brentwood, his family said.
| Sep 8, 2011
| 7:01 AM
If simple pleasures are, indeed, the best, then merry-go-rounds might be the best of the best at theme parks.
Although Orlando's parks are stocked with high-tech, 3-D, rib-rattling, in-your-face attractions, sometimes it's nice to just go around and...
| Sep 13, 2011
| 12:11 PM
ORLANDO, Fla. — Back in 1971, Disney promised us the World. And that's precisely what it delivered — in spades.
Walt Disney World's castle door flew open Oct. 1 that year, unwrapping an entertainment complex that would go on to vastly...
| Sep 15, 2011
A gentle haze of cumin and garlic-laden steam wafts from a tray of gulpi mounded high on the lunch buffet at Afghan Express in Gardena. The toss of cauliflower, fresh tomatoes and onion is brought to life with an earthy spice recipe inherited from the...
| Sep 15, 2011
| 10:21 AM
There are quite a few fun shopping events this weekend inHampton Roads. Here are your choices:
The annual museum marketplace sale will take place at theVirginia Living Museum inNewport News on Sunday, Sept. 18.
Participating museums will sell a...
| Jun 2, 2011
| 5:18 PM
With just five weeks until wedding bells ring, there are seating charts to be made, flowers to be ordered and playlists to be finalized.
But Bri Fletcher and Matt Terry put all that aside to spend their Friday evenings following the directions “...
| Jun 4, 2011
GLENDALE — The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level.
Danny Casey (Glendale Community College, 2009) Concordia baseball senior: Casey and the Cinderella Concordia squad culminated the greatest season in program history...
| Jun 8, 2011
BURBANK — Danny Casey had his share of success as a baseball player at Bellarmine-Jefferson High and Glendale Community College.
However, as far as team success goes, what the player has experienced this season with Concordia University is...