| Feb 13, 2013
| 2:59 PM
Leta Dunham got her breakfast order to go at a Roland Avenue Starbucks Wednesday morning: a grande triple skim latte in her cup and, on her forehead, an ashen reminder that we are all destined to become dust.
Dunham was among Ash Wednesday observers who...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 11:09 AM
Ted passed on New Year’s Day after watching his Lakers with family around him. He was born in
Fayetteville, N.C. to Claude and Nell Bass. Ted loved sports. In High School, he was the Quarterback on his Steadman Rams Football team and played...
| Dec 24, 2013
Re "Methodist pastor defrocked," Dec. 20
I write in defense of the defrocked minister, the Rev. Frank Schaefer, who officiated at the marriage of his gay son. As a fellow Methodist minister in a denomination that has led the charge on so many civil...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 6:01 PM
Former Burbank Unified educator, administrator and coach Benjamin Hamilton Lloyd, known as “Ham” to generations of Burbank students and locals, passed away Dec. 30 from congestive heart failure, his family said. He was 89.
Lloyd was born on...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 11:22 AM
From well-known brands like Pampered Chef to the neighborhood mom who designs little girls’ hairbows, there is no better place to find homegrown businesses than a local craft fair.
And the Peninsula is the place to shop. There are dozens of shows...
| Nov 8, 2013
A Season of Thanksgiving Gospel Concert featuring DiVine, the Baltimore Christianairs, 1st Samuel Gospel Band, Remnant, Just Being Blessed, Spiritlifters and About My Father's Business will take place at 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 10, at Cecil...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 4:46 PM
About 25 members of the La Caņada United Methodist Church joined more than 200 of their counterparts to root for the Dodgers Friday night during the 31st Annual United Methodist Family Night at Dodger Stadium. The baseball outing featured a fireworks...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 4:37 PM
Reverend William Steel
Reverend William (Bill) Steel passed away peacefully on July 27 in his home with loved ones by his side. Bill was born in Monticello, AR, on December 31, 1932. He grew up in Dallas, TX, and went to college at Hendrix College...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 11:57 AM
Mack Statham, 78, of Laurel, organist at First United Methodist Church and a composer whose "Trilogy of Dreams" was performed each of the last six years at Laurel's Sing for King commemoration of Dr. Martin Luther King Day, died Sept. 2.
| Sep 19, 2013
| 12:16 PM
Loch Raven Methodist Church celebrates 60th anniversary; Jarrett Rettman, of Arnolia United Methodist Church who directs the church's praise band Rejuvenate, is playing bass guitar for the Tidewaters Player's "The Rocky Horror Show"
Some 60 plus years...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Location manager Brian O'Neill needed a location to film a wedding scene for the upcoming move "The Wedding Ringer," and he knew just the place: Hollywood United Methodist Church at the corner of Franklin and North Highland avenues.
With its Gothic...