| Nov 3, 2011
| 8:07 AM
Even before Jennifer Blood's pulsing Maria warbled her first note, "The Sound of Music" at the Drury Lane Theatre had $2 million in the bank.
That's a modest amount in Broadway terms, where advance ticket sales are closely watched as a key indicator of...
| Oct 13, 2011
| 11:35 PM
Phillip Amone was so excited about his trip this week toBrigham Young University that he almost sounded as if he could have committed before even stepping foot in Provo, Utah.
But he waited. He even waited a day-and-a-half after arriving in Provo on...
| Jun 5, 2011
Of the 44 U.S. presidents, all but a handful have been affiliated with a relatively narrow list of traditional Protestant denominations.
Eleven were Episcopalians (12 if you count Thomas Jefferson, whose adult beliefs are a subject of debate), eight were...
| Jun 7, 2011
| 3:11 PM
The first Mormon temple in South Florida will rise on 14 acres at I-75 and Griffin Road in Davie, with groundbreaking on June 18, Mormon leaders announced Tuesday.
With a spire reaching nearly 100 feet, topped by a golden angel, the 25,000-square-foot...
| Jun 8, 2011
| 12:41 PM
Every so often a megahit storms Broadway, and from the opening number until the audience cheers, people cannot get enough.
"The Book of Mormon," a hilarious and profane musical about Mormon missionaries in Africa, leads with 14 nominations at the 65th...
| Oct 26, 2011
| 11:31 AM
A former speechwriter for the real president of the United States, Barack Obama, is now writing for a fictional president central to a sitcom pilot called "1600 Penn," which NBC committed to developing this week.
The show will focus on the comedic...
| Sep 9, 2011
| 3:55 PM
Today marks the 10th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. What are your thoughts on this day?
I am yearning for the goodness of humanity.
I long to stand soft together in silence with people of many nations, our hats in our hands and...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 9:30 PM
A few years ago, my son-in-law enrolled for a master's degree at a renowned theological seminary.
Soon after, he was asked to meet with the admissions director. He was asked if he was a Mormon, to which he replied "yes." He was then informed that...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 1:22 PM
Below is a sampling of recent letters to the editor and op-eds printed by the Los Angeles Times about local issues or local authors. To have your views printed in the Pasadena Sun, please send an email to Editor Dan Evans at email@example.com or...
| Nov 23, 2011
| 10:16 AM
Speaking for the Obama campaign on a conference call to discuss Republicans' position on illegal immigration, a Texas congressman called Mitt Romney's hard-line stance "incredibly perplexing" because of attacks he's faced for his Mormon faith.
| Nov 23, 2011
| 11:28 AM
A new poll suggests that Mitt Romney's faith could play a role in the 2012 Republican nominating race, with a sizable portion of respondents saying they believe that Mormonism is a non-Christian faith.
The survey from the Pew Research Center for the...