| Mar 25, 2015
Summer vacation gives children a break from academic routines, but their education doesn't take a holiday. Trips to museums, libraries and camps can boost scholastic skills and prevent summer learning slide, according to the National Summer Learning...
| Mar 19, 2015
| 8:30 PM
What makes a woman crazy about an automobile? I can only speak for myself. I grew up in the country surrounded by a dairy farm and five brothers. To me, cars were freedom. When I was 14 years old, as an exchange student...
| Mar 10, 2015
| 8:58 AM
Will Smith gets his Hollywood mojo back as a silky-smooth con man in "Focus." The plot's double-cross deception plays out like a 21st century version of "The Sting."
The original had gambling on horse races at the center of the fraud. The modern scam...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 10:00 PM
Once very excited about being a vampire, recently converted bloodsucker Nick (Cori Gonzalez-Macuer) realizes his new, immortal condition means he can no longer watch daytime TV or eat some of his favorite food. The shine now off the apple of the vampire...
| Feb 23, 2015
| 6:08 AM
— The Marcellus Shale Coalition had spent months and thousands of dollars on a rally and parade against drilling taxes.
It chartered buses. It rented Harrisburg's minor league baseball stadium. It handed out free "Pennsylvania Jobs, Pennsylvania...
| Feb 23, 2015
| 8:00 AM
Officially we know little about the $3.3-billion Universal Studios Beijing theme park planned for the Chinese capital, but unofficially we have plenty of clues.
Located in the eastern suburb of Tongzhou, the 1,000-acre project announced by Universal...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 9:00 AM
Steven Fales brings his hit solo show "Confessions of a Mormon Boy" back to L.A., a 17th-century Mexican poet is celebrated in "Properties of Silence," and the family-friendly romp "Seussical the Musical" lands in Redondo Beach.
Tribute to Glenn...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 8:47 AM
Looking for free stuff to do this week?
Black Heritage Festival: music, art, hair weaving, storytelling and more related to the African-American history of the area. 9 a.m. today, 10 a.m. Saturday, 1 p.m. Sunday,...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 10:25 AM
You probably think you know all of the bad stuff Tig Notaro has been through.
After all, she laid it all bare in her now-famous, Louis C.K-heralded set at Largo in 2012. To recap: In the span of four months, she was hospitalized with a rare bacterial...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 12:00 PM
Arthur F. Leahy, a Navy sailor, came home to Los Angeles after World War II and settled back into his job as a streetcar operator for the L.A. Railway. He was assigned to Division 3 in Cypress Park, where the "Yellow Car" operators included women who'd...
| Jan 21, 2015
Wings of Freedom arrives at Boca Raton Airport today through Sunday for the first of three consecutive visits in Boca, Pompano Beach and Fort Lauderdale with working World War II vintage aircraft.
The B-17, B-24 and P-51 fighter have been here before...