| May 23, 2013
| 4:18 PM
A Boy Scout troop from La Cañada Flintridge won awards at a camporee for the second year in a row.
The Rose Bowl District Camporee at Monrovia's Camp Trask feted the Troop 507 and one patrol retained the title of the Flaming Arrows. Over 300 scouts...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 10:51 AM
Parents, rejoice. A new 10,000 square-foot trampoline park in Hartford has opened so that your kids can bounce off somebody else's walls.
The indoor park, called Launch, features an open-bounce court, a foam pit, two basketball hoops, a separate...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 11:25 AM
Burbank marked a busy, busy year in 2013. The City Council welcomed a new member and ushered out a five-term councilman. Many of the top positions in city government — police chief, fire chief and city manager — were either hired or had...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Injuries and ailments from Southern California amusement park rides are rare. But when they do occur, the most common are fainting, nausea and dizziness.
People are more likely to get sick or hurt on older attractions than on newer rides. And about 1 in...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 10:05 PM
TUCSON — He held her in an upright position against his chest to keep her from drowning in her own blood and applied pressure to her head wound.
It was then that Daniel Hernandez Jr. remembered a television show he watched when he was 10 years...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 4:57 PM
Private lifeguard services — are you kidding me? Why would we want to outsource lifeguards?
Our lifeguard services in Newport Beach are among the best in the state ["Newport may turn to private lifeguard services," Jan. 5]. We are a water-based...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 2:32 PM
The American Red Cross, Hampton Roads Chapter
What is the mission of the American Red Cross?
The mission of the American Red Cross is to prevent and alleviate human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 11:32 AM
AXELSON: Navy Seaman Recruit Adrian M. Axelson, son of Jessica D. and stepson of Jared M. Silberzahn of Forest Hill, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill.
During the eight-week program, Axelson...
| Jan 22, 2014
CARLSON: Air Force Airman 1st Class Nicholas R. Carlson graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.
Carlson completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 5:41 PM
The second half of "The Walking Dead's" fourth season is set to begin Feb. 9, barring any unexpected societal collapse. But AMC and "The Walking Dead" are teaming up with emergency preparedness company My Family First to put out "Walking Dead"-branded...
| Jan 26, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Few of us expect to find ourselves riding in the back of an ambulance, yet in 2012 nearly 600,000 people in Los Angeles County were transported to hospital emergency rooms. And that's just in response to 911 calls.
But how does it work? Where do they...