| Apr 5, 2011
| 10:05 AM
Out of 3,000 photos from a two-week Eastern Mediterranean retirement cruise and a week in tialy, this was my best of Venice, one of the most romantic cities in the world.
Taken after the morning mist and humidity had cleared at midday in October,...
| Apr 16, 2011
Their story is like a "once upon a time," but envision Cinderella in a lace gown that's been painted on by Caravaggio and then run through a paper shredder. There are actually two Cinderellas, Kate (with bangs) and Laura Mulleavy, sisters who don't yet...
| Apr 22, 2011
To properly know who Ronnie Lott is, and what he has become, it is important to know who he was.
Also, it needs to be established that Lott will be 52 on May 8, which makes him, in the ongoing discussion of the long-term impact of NFL injuries, a...
| Apr 29, 2011
| 1:28 PM
It felt a little like London in downtown Sacramento morning, as people piled into the English pub "Fox and Goose" for a Royal Wedding viewing party.
Many dressed for the occasion, wearing fancy hats and tiaras, eating scones and sipping tea.
| May 26, 2011
| 7:11 PM
Here, alphabetically, are a dozen shows at this year’s Orlando Fringe Festival heartily recommended by the Orlando Sentinel reviewing team.
‘Anne Frank Superstar & Purpose of the Moon’
Reviewed by Mary Frances Emmons, Special to the...
| Feb 10, 2011
| 10:37 AM
Sorry, Gertrude Stein, but you got it wrong with "Rose is a rose is a rose is a rose." The flower has a whole new identity: Out of the glass vase and onto the plate.
Long used in Persian and Indian cooking, rose is a flavor not commonly found in American...
| Feb 15, 2011
| 8:09 PM
Editor's note: This corrects when Cinderellas for Life takes place.
A Costa Mesa nonprofit seeks volunteers to play godmother to 500 young women for its upcoming charity event, according to a press release.
In partnership with Autobytel and Caché,...
| Mar 3, 2011
| 5:15 AM
Movie stars, TV actors, rock singers, fashion models and professional athletes need a vacation just like everybody else. But when you're more famous than Mickey Mouse, it's not as easy to blend in with the crowd -- even at Disney World.
| Feb 19, 2011
| 1:38 PM
Kent Bazemore is focused on the task at hand: winning a basketball game. Flotsam and jetsam not directly related to that goal, like RPI numbers, aren't spared much thought.
"To be honest, I don't even know how they come up with that stuff," said...
| Feb 28, 2011
Hollywood's coronation of "The King's Speech" culminated Sunday night when the story of stuttering King George VI and his speech therapist won four Academy Awards, including best picture. But if the Oscars completed the historical drama's ascension, the...
| Mar 3, 2011
| 12:39 PM
A new batch of Disney theme park celebrity advertisements from photographer Annie Leibovitz stars model-actress Olivia Wilde, TV star Alec Baldwin, singer-actress Queen Latifah as well as Oscar-winners Jeff Bridges and Penelope Cruz.