| Jul 10, 2013
| 2:32 PM
A Saudi woman has been arrested by Irvine police on suspicion of human trafficking after a Kenyan domestic worker fled an Orange County home and reported she was held against her will as a slave.
Meshael Alayban, 42, was taken into custody Tuesday by...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 10:39 PM
Traditional Southern California supermarkets, already facing growing competition from leviathan discounters such as Wal-Mart and Target, are now catching blows on another flank as markets catering to environmentally conscious foodies proffer local fare in...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 11:15 PM
Question: Our homeowner association's directors have attorneys telling them they can do whatever they want because they are the board. Distrusting the board, I went to the office to inspect documents and found an agreement dated February 2007 for a loan...
| Aug 29, 2013
Retired Chicago Bears offensive tackle James "Big Cat" Williams has listed his 9,170-square-foot house in Lake Forest for $1.75 million.
Williams, 45, played his entire 12-year professional football career with the Bears, starting 134 consecutive...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 4:19 AM
They'll practically kill you for a beer in Florida.
Here's more proof. Several folks saw 42-year-old Charles Miller and Jesus Rodriguez, 45, fighting at a Stock Island intersection at 1 a.m on Sunday, according to a news release from the Monroe County...
| Aug 15, 2013
Metra board member Stanley Rakestraw has been asked to resign, Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle's office said late Wednesday, following inquiries by the Tribune about Rakestraw's eligibility and residency.
State law requires that...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 8:28 AM
Some in the condo world are abuzz about a law Broward County commissioners are set to vote on tomorrow that would require them to state in writing the reason for every denial of a would-be resident's application.
The law, originally sponsored by...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 4:17 PM
Home prices in Burbank rose again last month, continuing a trend where a dearth of homes for sale has created heated competition among buyers, according to the latest real estate report.
The median price for a single-family home climbed roughly 10%,...
| Sep 6, 2013
Perhaps one of the most disputed issues in community association life is water leaks. Not the kind caused by a malfunctioning roof or flashing, but the kind that starts in one unit and seeps, flows or gushes into another.
Who pays for the damage?...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 3:18 PM
Wayne Brady, who hosts "Let's Make a Deal," has made one himself with the purchase of a condominium in Pacific Palisades for $1.75 million.
The unit features French doors opening to terraces, floor-to-ceiling windows and ocean views. There are three...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 12:53 PM
A residential development in Glendale that just last week received approval to be built as condominiums has been put on the market.
The 50-unit Colorado Gardens complex, located across from the Americana at Brand, has been put up for sale for $4.5...