| May 22, 2011
A History of the Papacy
John Julius Norwich
Random House: $30
The respected historian of the Byzantine Empire and Venice now turns to one of the oldest institutions on Earth and those who have worn the mitred hat during its 2,000-...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 3:23 PM
More than 300 members and guests of the Oakmont League were transported to Paris with its accompanying food, fashions and fortune. The Sheraton Universal Hotel was sumptuously decorated for “Springtime in Paris” at the League’s annual...
| Jan 16, 2012
| 9:17 AM
A La Cañada Flintridge resident who is facing thousands of dollars in city fines for excessively trimming oaks on his property says the punishment is unfair.
FOR THE RECORD: This story incorrectly states that Franklin Wang will...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 9:42 AM
Mary Genevieve Cadmus died on 23 March 2012 in Walnut Creek, Calif. Mary Genevieve Bastean was born on 28 July 1918 on a farm near Old Monroe, Mo. After graduating from Troy High School and working in the office of the prosecuting attorney of Lincoln...
| Jun 19, 2011
The President and the Assassin: McKinley, Terror, and Empire at the Dawn of the American Century
Random House: 432 pp., $28
Veteran journalist Scott Miller has done something very interesting in his first book: He has conjoined two kinds...
| Jun 19, 2011
| 10:10 AM
The clock was turned back to the 1950s for the Annual Volunteer Awards Luncheon at Verdugo Hills Hospital. “Rock Around the Clock” was the luncheon theme in the Council Room-turned-diner on June 11. And, indeed, more than 200 volunteers work...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 4:58 PM
Spoiler alert: This recap contains the results of this year's glee club sectionals competition.
And the winner is...New Directions. Obviously. Seriously, who did you think was going to win? We wouldn't have much of a season if our star glee kids didn't...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 5:34 PM
Get your bell bottoms and platform shoes ready. We're taking it back to the '70s on "Glee."
Any episode that starts with Blaine singing in a bowtie gets my vote! After learning the theme for this year's regionals competition is vintage, Bowtie Blaine...
| Apr 24, 2012
| 4:57 PM
The glee kids say goodbye to each other and the late, great Whitney Houston the best way they know how...through song, of course.
Mercedes starts this week's episode with a heartfelt a cappella version of "How Will I Know?" Rachel, Kurt and Santana...
| May 1, 2012
| 5:13 PM
Whatever you do, don't choke...especially if it's during the biggest audition of your life.
This week at William McKinley High, glee club's superstar standouts, Rachel and Kurt, audition in front of Carmen (played by guest star Whoopi Goldberg) for the...
| May 8, 2012
| 6:03 PM
Our favorite gleeks go to prom and there's a sweet surprise ending!
Confession: I'm a 16-year-old girl trapped inside of a 24-year-old body and thus, I was probably more excited about this week's"Glee"than normal people would be. Student body president...