| Jan 6, 2011
| 5:08 PM
Eighteen families were known by Tuesday to have been displaced and 31 structures damaged by the flood and debris flows that terrorized Laguna residents on Dec. 22.
For those families and the others less dramatically affected, the aftermath may be...
| Jan 12, 2011
| 6:08 PM
On Christmas Day, Zachary Wetzel walked 20 miles through the mountains and jungles of Paraguay to a hotel that could receive phone calls from the United States. He made the journey to receive a call from his parents in La Cañada.
Wetzel is one of 28...
| Jan 13, 2011
| 11:21 AM
Bill and Barb are pooped.
Just days before wrapping the fifth and final season of HBO's critically acclaimed drama "Big Love," which begins new episodes on Sunday, Jan. 16, series stars Bill Paxton and Jeanne Tripplehorn freely admit that their demanding...
| Jan 17, 2011
| 4:46 PM
| Feb 4, 2011
| 5:34 PM
Have any idea how to teach the Ten Commandments to a bunch of rowdy Boy Scouts? Just throw in a three-mile walk through Glendale, 10 churches and lunch, cooked and served by the Glendale Chapter of the Kiwanis.
Close to 80 Scouts participated in the...
| Feb 6, 2011
| 10:55 PM
Six men arrested in recent weeks on child molestation and child pornography charges. That’s not news, but this is: three of them, it turns out, had contact with children just about every day. The first was a karate teacher, then a basketball...
| Nov 14, 2010
The familiar symmetry of the Pacific 10 Conference is changing, and that calls for a road trip.
By joining the Pac-10 in 2011, the universities of Utah and Colorado will make it the Pac-12. With that, the rhythms of USC and UCLA fans traveling to the...
| May 2, 2011
| 9:45 PM
The Mormon church's tradition of music, particularly vocal performance, is as strong as any. President Ronald Reagan dubbed the Mormon Tabernacle Choir "America's Choir." It counts Emmys and Grammys among its accomplishments and an extensive library of...
| May 4, 2011
"The Book of Mormon" — the irreverent Broadway musical from the creators of TV's "South Park" — led the Tony Award nominations Tuesday with 14 nods, including best musical. The satirical comedy about a pair of bumbling Mormon missionaries on a...
| May 6, 2011
| 10:52 AM
New gravestone markers for a controversial cemetery could be made by Californian inmates.
The California Prison Industry Authority has offered to make and install replacement markers for the Mormon Island Cemetery.
The gravestones currently read “...
| May 10, 2011
| 12:00 PM
Everybody's Talkin' About...
• Mainstream media binges on Osama bin Laden's death. His demise marked with wreath-laying by President Obama at Ground Zero (Gov. Dannel Malloy among those who attended). Al-Qaida agrees he's dead, vows revenge....