| Sep 24, 2012
| 10:03 AM
Things sure to take a late-summer heat wave to new levels of torture:
Woolen long-johns. A car without air-conditioning. Ten manic girls camped out in your living room.
Last week we entertained a gaggle of princesses for our 9-year-old’s sleepover...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 1:02 PM
"Love, Sex and the IRS" is a 1970s farce by Billy Van Zandt and Jane Milmore that has more going for it than its intriguing title. Bowie Community Theatre's cast and crew transform what might seem dated into nostalgic sitcom gold, coaxing giggles from the...
| Apr 14, 2012
| 8:46 AM
Ryan O'Neal is fighting a new battle.
The 70-year-old actor, who was diagnosed with leukemia in 2001, has just revealed that he was recently diagnosed with stage four prostate cancer, according to People.
"Although I was shocked and stunned by the...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 6:45 PM
Actor Ryan O'Neal, who fended off leukemia and has battled numerous personal demons, has been diagnosed with stage 2 prostate cancer.
"Although I was shocked and stunned by the news, I feel fortunate that it was detected early and according to my...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 3:30 PM
A caretaker for the elderly was arrested Wednesday for allegedly using a client’s credit and debit cards without permission.
The 69-year-old woman told police she was at home while recovering from surgery and had people taking care of her. She told...
| Oct 9, 2012
| 2:58 PM
Shop South Coast Plaza boutiques and restaurants with your Angelitos Card. The card, which may be purchased for just $60, is 100% tax deductible and the entire amount goes to Angelitos de Oro, a program that raises funds for one-on-one mentoring...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 4:17 AM
Norway killer Breivik defends massacre: 'I would have done it again'
OSLO, Norway (AP) — Anders Behring Breivik on Tuesday defended his massacre of 77 people, insisting he would do it again and calling the bomb-and-shooting rampage the most...
| May 14, 2012
C. David Heymann, a bestselling biographer whose titillating accounts of famous lives often were criticized as inaccurate or dishonest, including a book on heiress Barbara Hutton that was recalled because of factual disputes, has died. He was 67.
| Oct 18, 2012
| 5:09 AM
Sometimes, when we adults are falling apart emotionally, our children say just the right things.
One night last week, as I was reading to Thom before bed, my phone rang. Before I even answered, I knew who it was and what was going to be said.
| Oct 19, 2012
| 4:44 PM
She did it again. Lil Spitzer, executive director of the Beckstrand Cancer Foundation, produced what many called "the party of the year" Oct. 13 in the Hangar at the Orange County Fairgrounds in Costa Mesa.
Spitzer joined forces with community...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 9:05 AM
- Explore underground streets in Edinburgh, Scotland, with Dark Truth Tours
- Make a stop in New Orleans for a primer on all things voodoo
- Visit Sleepy Hollow for a look at the origins of that chilling legend