| Nov 16, 2011
| 2:46 PM
When Amy Porter began her career as a pediatrician some 20 years ago, it was rare to see children whose weight posed a threat to their health and well-being. But by the late 1990s, the La Cañada resident began to notice children were presenting health...
| Nov 20, 2011
Why not give a "wow" gift this holiday season? You know what I'm talking about.
It's one of those special presents that creates excitement even before it's opened. You present a coveted logo'd shopping bag. Inside is the ultra swank box from a fancy shop...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 1:00 PM
NASCAR officials downplayed reports that Michelle Obama faced a hostile reception at the Sprint Cup finale in Florida on Sunday, despite the sounds of booing heard during the live television broadcast Sunday (see video below).
The first lady and Jill...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 1:59 PM
Rush Limbaugh condemns, criticizes and otherwise lambastes many things, as his radio listeners know. But Michelle Obama seems to have become a target for particularly personal attacks from the conservative radio talk-show host. First, he called out the...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 3:14 PM
Hoover High School: Begin your holiday celebration at the 54th annual Hoover Tour of Homes on Saturday, Dec. 10. Four outstanding Glendale-area homes will be decorated for the holidays. The tour includes a complimentary tea, country kitchen bake sale...
| Nov 23, 2011
The iconic No. 3 may be back in the Sprint Cup starting lineup one day, a possibility that may send some NASCAR fans into an emotional tizzy.
That number belonged to Dale Earnhardt, the late, great Intimidator on the NASCAR circuit. Would it be...
| Nov 24, 2011
| 9:11 AM
President Obama is sharing a traditional Thanksgiving feast -- including the choice of six different pies for dessert -- with family, friends and staff.
The White House released the First Family's holiday menu Thursday: turkey, ham, cornbread stuffing,...
| Nov 23, 2011
| 12:53 PM
Michele Bachmann wants an apology from NBC, accusing the network of showing "bias" and "sexism" after she was introduced to an offensive song title on "Late Night With Jimmy Fallon" this week.
Bachmann was on the show Monday night, promoting her new book...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 8:11 PM
Amy Rule sat among a roomful of high school seniors, participating in a lesson on personal finances.
Students passed around a coin while reciting some common money sayings and myths.
Chicago’s first lady offered, “Money grows on trees,&...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 3:50 PM
WASHINGTON — The South Shore Drill Team from Chicago will march in the inaugural parade for President Barack Obama, inauguration officials said today.
The team was among the first 24 groups whose participation in the Jan. 21 parade was announced....
| Dec 20, 2012
| 3:41 PM
Over the past week, we as Americans have been united in our grief as Newtown has laid to rest so many beautiful, innocent children, along with the heroic educators who worked every day to help them achieve their dreams.
As a mother of two young...