| Sep 30, 2013
| 4:53 PM
A roadside memorial had grown on Monday to include hundreds of candles, bouquets of flowers and about a dozen posters covered with photographs and heart-felt notes memorializing the victims of the fatal car crash in Burbank on Saturday.
| Sep 5, 2013
| 9:02 AM
Students at Laguna Beach High School and Thurston Middle School may see a few new faces around campus this year.
The Laguna Beach Unified School District announced three new hires: a counselor for the high school, and an assistant principal and...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 2:00 AM
I recently discovered that my 14-year-old stepson, who lives with us full-time, has been stealing, wearing, soiling, and hiding his toddler sister's pull-ups. I've found them after he hides them in his closet, which also serves as a general storage area....
| Aug 22, 2013
Dear Amy: I have a 22-year-old son who just graduated from an out-of-state university, which we paid for.
Now that he's back home, he tells us that to maximize his major (psychology), he will "need" to pursue a master's degree because he would like to...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 1:23 PM
It's a story that is captivating people on both sides of the Atlantic.
On Feb. 28, the Desert Sun newspaper reported, a man was discovered unconscious in a Motel 6 in Palm Springs. He was taken to the hospital, where he awoke in the emergency room. ...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 4:31 PM
Psychiatrists are finding a place to work out what they've learned in medical school while helping a needy population in Laguna Beach.
Men and women facing mental health struggles can talk with a psychiatrist at the Friendship Shelter, a transitional...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 9:00 AM
For two decades now I’ve been researching and writing about materialism and consumer culture, and I think it is fair to say that over the last several years, I’ve suffered from B. B. King’s lament: The thrill is gone.
| Sep 25, 2013
| 1:36 PM
Florida lawmakers on Tuesday took the first steps to stop repeat sex offenders by proposing wide-ranging changes, including flagging potential predators when first arrested and keeping closer tabs on them once released.
"Children are dead, lives have...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 2:33 PM
Wonder Woman is getting a modern makeover in an upcoming graphic novel by award-winning comic writer Grant Morrison and artist […]...
| Jun 30, 2013
| 10:10 AM
The main vehicle for a search for truth is a meditation practice. Meditation is not something we do for 30 minutes a day, but a state of awareness to be maintained minute to minute throughout our day. A total awareness. That means no more mechanical...
| May 29, 2013
| 4:36 PM
The idea kept nagging at Aimee Bultemeier.
"I have two perfectly good kidneys, and I only need one," the 37-year-old nursing assistant thought. "I could save somebody's life."
Here's the thing: She had no idea who that somebody was.
It wasn't a...