| Jul 29, 2012
The gig: David Jones, who owns a floral studio bearing his name in West Hollywood, has counted some of the world's most powerful people among his clients. From humble beginnings growing up in the Midwest, the florist has traveled the world —...
| Aug 5, 2012
Dr. James W. West stood on the cutting edge of medicine in the middle of the 20th century and recognized "it sounded bizarre to remove an organ from a dead person and expect it to work."
He was part of a team of surgeons who helped change that perception...
| May 28, 2012
| 9:23 PM
Rollo McClellan, 92, is looking forward to the fish fry next weekend like it was his first.
The first Costa Mesa Newport Harbor Lions Club Fish Fry was in 1945, and McClellan hasn't missed one since.
Well, he had to cut out a day early once to go take a...
| Jul 14, 2012
| 5:08 PM
A wreath-laying ceremony was held on Saturday at the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum in Grand Rapids outside the tombs of former President Gerald R. Fordand former First Lady Betty Ford.
The event is held each year by the Ford family on July 14th in...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 4:46 PM
The Grand Rapids Business Journal recognized 50 women Wednesday, designated the most influential women in West Michigan.
These women are considered leaders in the world of business, education and other professions. They're also seen as women who effect...
| Mar 21, 2012
The only woman in a sea of men in suits, Dorothy Townsend can't help but stand out in the official photograph of the Los Angeles Times team that won a Pulitzer Prize in 1966 for coverage of the Watts riots.
The picture also inadvertently documents...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 6:26 PM
The Rancho Mirage estate of the late President Gerald Ford and Betty Ford has sold for $1.675 million.
The buyers are entertainment business manager John McIlwee and Dreamworks Animation executive Bill Damaschke, who announced their intentions to...
| Jul 12, 2011
First Lady Michelle Obama and former President George W. Bush are among several dignitaries in attendance at a memorial service in Palm Desert on Tuesday for former First Lady Betty Ford. Bush escorted former First Lady Nancy Reagan down the......
| Jul 12, 2011
A pedestrian who was running in traffic lanes on the Pomona Freeway in Boyle Heights was killed Tuesday afternoon when he ran in front of a big rig, authorities said....
| Jul 21, 2011
Lindsay Lohan must speed up her completion of court-ordered community service and get cracking on psychological counseling if she wants to stay out on probation, a judge said Thursday. An argument that Lindsay Lohan has no health insurance and therefore...
| Jul 25, 2011
Sharp-eyed readers noticed that the military ranks listed in photo captions didn't match up with the insignias on the uniforms shown....