| Nov 12, 2014
| 8:14 AM
Christmas and Easter have been stricken from next year's school calendar in Montgomery County. So have Yom Kippur and Rosh Hashanah.
Montgomery's Board of Education voted 7 to 1 Tuesday to eliminate references to all religious holidays on the...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 5:10 PM
An Irvine lawyer was sentenced to six months in jail Friday for his part in a revenge scheme that involved planting drugs in a school volunteer's car.
An Orange County Superior Court judge also ordered Kent Easter, 40, to serve three years of informal...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 5:53 PM
An image of island hopping and booze-fueled partying with jet-setters might be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of cruising around Greece, but think again. You can cruise the birthplace of Western civilization in a bit more thoughtful...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 9:08 PM
Brunswick 48, Windsor 0
Treven Easter ran for five touchdowns Friday night as the Brunswick Bulldogs shut out the Windsor Dukes 48-0 in Lawrenceville.
Easter scored on an 80-yard run and on a pair each of 13- and 20-yard runs for Brunswick (1-3) in...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 10:42 AM
"A Terrible Beauty," its title taken from a famous poem by W.B. Yeats and premiering at 8 p.m. Friday and 3 p.m. Sunday at the Siskel Film Center, is a docudrama of extraordinary power. It is about bullets flying and bodies falling, but it will capture...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 9:53 PM
An Irvine attorney was convicted Wednesday of having a PTA volunteer falsely imprisoned in a drug bust that was part of a revenge scheme.
Kent Easter, 40, was convicted of one felony count of false imprisonment by deceit in a retrial of the case, the...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 10:00 PM
What's it like to live in a far-off place most of us see only on a vacation? Foreign Correspondence is an interview with someone who lives in a spot you may want to visit.
Rene Rubio, 43, is manager of the Hanga Roa Eco Village & Spa (www.hangaroa.cl), a...
| May 16, 2014
| 4:51 PM
Q: How can my sister and I persuade our mother to move into an assisted living facility or nursing home? We don't think she can take care of herself much longer, but she's stubborn and says she intends to stay in her home until she dies.
— Mrs. D....
| May 13, 2014
| 6:29 PM
U.S. shoppers sat on their wallets in April despite the lure of warm spring weather and the late Easter holiday, leaving retail sales stagnant as other economic indicators improved.
A gauge of retail sales ticked up 0.1% last month from the month...
| May 12, 2014
| 8:54 PM
For all her sardonic charms, there is a nagging guilt in being beguiled by the sugary confections of Lily Allen, who announced a fall tour on Monday that will open Sept. 9 in Miami Beach.
So the title of her long-awaited third album, “Sheezus,&...
| May 12, 2014
| 2:08 PM
It's not too often someone asks me to look into the sudden appearance of pink bunnies.
Actually, that's never happened until last week.
A colleague here at the Sentinel called me over to her desk to ask if I knew anything about the pink bunny in Carl...