| Mar 12, 2012
| 2:49 PM
Former Von Dutch chief executive and clothier Tonny Sorensen has left his signature on his personal residence in Beverly Hills and listed it at $6.9 million.
The gated midcentury modern was built in 1961 but completely redone by the Danish entrepreneur....
| Mar 15, 2012
| 7:06 AM
Church of the Nazarene
ALANSON — The Alanson Church of the Nazarene opens its food pantry/soup kitchen and clothing bank for those in need from 4-5:30 p.m. on Wednesdays. Bible study groups for all ages meets at 6:30 p.m., and a small...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 4:46 PM
On a flight to Mexico, our hero encounters another man in the passenger plane's huge bathroom after they get out of bed. (This plane had sleeping berths.) "I didn't sleep well last night," complains the man. "I'm having trouble with insomnia."
| Mar 15, 2012
| 9:27 PM
Don Watkins, with the Ayn Rand Institute, and Tom Larson, an economics professor at Cal State L. A., will speak about "The pros and cons of privatizing government-run prisons, libraries, schools, water and waste management...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 9:17 PM
St. Patrick's Day Events
Starting at 9 a.m., Muldoon's Irish Pub, 202 Newport Center Drive, Newport Beach, will have live music, featuring Van Dieman's Band followed by Mike Fitz & The Droppers. There is no cover charge.
The Harp Inn, 130 E....
| Mar 17, 2012
| 8:22 PM
Segerstrom Center for the Arts' Family Series presents "Zorro" at the Samueli Theater. Tickets start at $20 and showtimes are 1 and 3 p.m. For more information, visit http://www.scfta.org.
'The Final Countdown'
Students in the Orange...
| Mar 21, 2012
| 8:10 PM
Queen Noor of Jordan will visit UC Irvine on May 2 as the featured speaker of the fifth installment of the Living Peace Series, the university announced Tuesday.
Moderated by Dalai Lama scholar Armaan Ahmed Rowther, the discussion titled, "Leap of Faith:...
| Oct 28, 2012
DALI, China — "I'm sorry," my travel agent's email said, "but Tibet is closed."
Closed? How could it just shut down? This wasn't Space Mountain we were talking about.
A quick Google search confirmed the news. In "celebration" of the anniversary of...
| May 4, 2012
| 11:17 AM
Meet another member of South Florida's many-sided faith community. This week we're talking with Gen Kelsang Norbu, resident teacher at Drolma Kadampa Buddhist Center, Fort Lauderdale.
Q: What goes your title, Gen, mean?
A: It's a respectful title...
| May 15, 2012
| 10:47 AM
A former Buddhist priest from Stickney Township was arrested in Alaska after officials issued an arrest warrant charging the man with sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl, Cook County Sheriff's officials said today.
Camnong Bual Ubol, 61, had...
| May 27, 2012
| 7:31 PM
A South Seattle Buddhist temple was totally destroyed by a fire caused by food left burning on the stove, said the Seattle Fire Department.
The first 911 call reported black smoke billowing from a home on the 3900 block of South Suny View Drive that also...