| Jan 14, 2011
| 4:28 PM
Recent changes to state law will result in many theft-related crimes formerly charged as felonies to be handled as misdemeanors.
Locally, this means many thieves who commit property crimes in La Cañada Flintridge and surrounding areas will be spending...
| Jan 23, 2011
| 2:33 PM
The Virginia women’s basketball team defeated in-state and Atlantic Coast Conference rival Virginia Tech, 72-37, Sunday at John Paul Jones Arena. With the victory, the Cavaliers improved to 12-9 overall, 1-4 in the ACC and 10-2 at home this season....
| Aug 21, 2010
You can thank the late Fred Heutte for many of the flowering trees and shrubs that embellish so many city streets, private yards and public gardens in Hampton Roads
Beauties like camellias that flower fall, winter and spring, azaleas that bloom with...
| Aug 30, 2010
Cal McLish, who pitched in the first major league baseball All-Star game played in Los Angeles, has died. He was 84.
McLish died Thursday at his home in Edmond, Okla., after a long battle with leukemia, said a spokesman for the Matthews Funeral Home....
| Sep 5, 2010
The Chicago Bears owe their name to the Chicago Cubs. The idea was that the brawny, upstart footballers were physically larger than Cubs — they were as big as Bears. Now the Chicago Bears are the biggest sports team in town. But it didn't begin that...
| Sep 6, 2010
| 9:11 PM
My father was not a wealthy man. Not even close. But he now has something in common with Donald Bren, the billionaire chairman of the Irvine Co.
A few days before my father passed away 10 years ago, he told me he wished he'd spent more time with his four...
| Sep 19, 2010
You can call it a Trike. Or maybe a Ferrike. It's a ride on a train, followed by a cruise across the Connecticut River on a ferry and a hike to the top of a hill to visit a castle.
Sound like a visit to Walt Disney World? A lifelike journey into a...
| Feb 4, 2012
| 1:36 PM
February 4, 2012
It's late in the first half of a tournament game, more than 3,000 basketball fans have filled the auditorium, and as the Patterson High Clippers of Baltimore toss the ball inbounds and head up the court, a spectator leans over to...
| Oct 18, 2011
| 1:01 PM
This Day In History: Mr. October Hits Three Homers in Three Swings (History.com)
On October 18, 1977, in the sixth game of the World Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers, New York Yankees outfielder Reggie Jackson hits three home runs in a row off of...
| Oct 31, 2011
| 3:00 AM
There's only one way the Occupy Wall Street movement can become like the tea parties, and that's for Barack Obama to lose in 2012. Why? Because Obama is the most divisive figure in American politics today.
I suspect that sentence reads funny to some...
| Sep 15, 2011
| 8:21 PM
WASHINGTON COUNTY GAMES
Boonsboro Warriors (2-0) at South Hagerstown Rebels (2-0)
When: Friday, 7 p.m.
Series: South Hagerstown leads, 14-13.
Last meeting: 2010 — South Hagerstown, 32-28.
Last week: The Warriors beat Manchester Valley, 57-14....