| Jun 28, 2011
| 7:25 PM
The woman known to many area residents as "Mrs. Santa Claus" has died.
Jean Mallow Boyd, a longtime Corona del Mar resident, was 87.
For years during the holidays, she flew in an AirBorne Law Enforcement helicopter to Newport-Mesa Unified elementary...
| Jul 9, 2011
Edna Aliewine, a small woman who left a large imprint on South Los Angeles as founder of the Watts/Willowbrook Christmas Parade and co-creator of the Watts walk of fame, died at her home Tuesday. She was 90 and had lymphoma, her family said.
| Jul 17, 2011
You knew they were tasty. But did you know crabs were art?
At least they are in the hands of a few area painters. They take those hard, pointy, colorful outer shells, the ones that usually get rolled up in a newspaper and thrown away when the crab...
| Jul 21, 2011
"X-tink-shun" exhibit at the Philadelphia Zoo
Featuring puppets by the Jim Henson Company, "X-tink-shun" has characters of endangered or extinct species stationed throughout the zoo, educating visitors about the plight of their particular...
| Mar 14, 2011
| 1:30 AM
Tetyana Pyantkov-ska, 15, is a native of Rivne, Ukraine, who is now attending Aberdeen Central.
Who is your host family here in the U.S.? Walden family.
What are your parents' names and what do they do for a living? Actual mother - nurse, father do...
| Dec 24, 2011
| 8:50 PM
On Christmas Eve 2004, Bailey Bauer, a 7-year-old girl from Mina, died.
Her parents, Bryan and Stacy Bauer, were grief stricken, but their faith and what occurred at the hospital that Christmas Eve changed them, they said.
Bailey had been sick with a...
| Sep 13, 2001
| 7:00 AM
Mike Warchola had two more shifts before he would retire. Greg Saucedo was studying hard to make lieutenant. And Johnny Santore--could anyone say enough about lovable Johnny, the fireman with the thick, black mustache who played Santa every year at the...
| Aug 29, 2011
| 9:50 PM
I am too tired to go crazy about this. And there really are so many hugely more important things going on the world practically every day.
I cannot let the addition of HLN host Nancy Grace to the lineup of ABC's "Dancing with the Stars" pass...
| Oct 19, 2011
| 12:53 PM
Living history presentation at 7 p.m. Oct. 20 at Turkeyfoot Valley Historical Society building from the Old Petersburg-Addison Historical Society. The 2011 Addison Apparitions performance will bring characters to life from the 1830s...
| Oct 19, 2011
| 8:16 PM
From classic toys by the Toymaker of Williamsburg to Fifes and Drums ornaments at the Christmas Shop, Merchants Square is a one-stop shopping destination for all things Colonial and all things Christmas during the holiday season. Situated right next to...
| Oct 19, 2011
| 8:26 PM
Virginia Symphony Orchestra — Tchaikovsky's "Capriccio Italien." 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 11. Ferguson Center for the Arts, 1 University Place, Newport News. Tickets start at $20.
Coliseum Central Holiday Parade Presented by Peninsula Town...