| Sep 12, 2013
| 3:43 PM
The Ballona Wetlands Land Trust has sued the California Department of Fish and Wildlife to force resolution of a months-long dispute over access to records related to the Annenberg Foundation's proposal to build an interpretive center in a portion of...
| Sep 20, 2013
It's not surprising that the Annenberg Foundation's plans for an expansive interpretive center in the Ballona Wetlands Ecological Reserve has stirred controversy. The cherished 640-acre reserve that stretches from Westchester to Marina del Rey has...
| Sep 24, 2013
Re "A bad fit for Ballona Wetlands," Editorial, Sept. 20
I also want the Ballona Wetlands Ecological Reserve to be restored correctly. When I heard about the Annenberg Foundation's inclusion of a pet adoption center on a section of the wetlands under...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 11:57 AM
"Top Chef" season 11 kicked off Wednesday night in a swamp. There were alligators, frogs, a video of Padma Lakshmi dancing in the streets and Emeril Lagasse with a box of beignets. Oh yeah, this season's in New Orleans.
The winning prizes are still the...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 6:47 AM
I may have been a little too excited for the premiere of "Top Chef New Orleans." I had a dream the night before that I was on the show and immediately thrown into a Quickfire Challenge. This was an issue because: 1) I am not a chef, barely a home cook...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 9:11 AM
Billionaire developer Rick Caruso will be allowed to moor his 216-foot mega-yacht in Newport Beach after obtaining a special permit from the city.
In mid-August, to the chagrin of several citizens, the Newport Beach Harbor Commission voted to allow...
| Nov 10, 2012
| 5:53 PM
GAINESVILLE — No. 6 Florida needed an act of God to avoid a homecoming upset. Acts of Loucheiz Purifoy and Jelani Jenkins saved the Gators from the brink of disaster.
Purifoy blocked a late punt and Jenkins grabbed the loose ball and returned it 36...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 10:54 PM
The Florida Gators will be looking to impress several dozen top-tier recruits today when they host LSU in a key SEC showdown that is also the big draw for UF's biggest recruiting weekend of the season.
Top 2013 high school prospects like Orlando Dr....
| Sep 22, 2012
| 10:27 AM
Seffner Armwood standout safety Leon McQuay and his hair were in attendance at The Swamp on Saturday for the Florida Gators' SEC matchup with Kentucky.
It was an interesting sighting in Gainesville given that McQuay, who wears his hair in a large, 70s-...
| Dec 30, 2012
PULAU UBIN, Singapore — Think back, if you can, to 1965. The Gateway Arch in St. Louis was the year's architectural marvel, the world mourned Winston Churchill, and Pampers disposable diapers made their debut. Meanwhile, at the tip of the Malay...
| Jan 16, 2013
| 9:15 AM
Swamp Head and Cigar City at Riverside Market, 7 p.m. Monday
Not only is Riverside Market the chillest beer bar in Fort Lauderdale -- no other trusts boozers enough to let them drink right out of the fridge, racking up no tab other than the...