| Dec 21, 2012
When Harford County changed from farmlands to enclaves for suburban communities, it left an impact on many old families, and subsequently the way we spend our Christmases has changed.
Long ago, candy and oranges, seldom eaten during the rest of the...
| Dec 28, 2012
| 10:26 AM
A man was arrested Thursday after allegedly using stolen credit card numbers to rent hotel rooms in Laguna Beach, Newport Beach and Costa Mesa, police said Friday.
Harold Eric Larson, 37, of Orange is charged with burglary, grand theft,...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 6:21 PM
A shooting early Friday outside a small inn and residence next to the Belvedere Hotel in the Mid-Town neighborhood left a 41-year-old man dead and another critically wounded, police said.
The wounded man was identified by Mount Vernon-Belvedere...
| Aug 14, 2012
A rule that requires juniors to live on campus this year has Christopher Newport University doubling and tripling more dorm rooms to handle the influx of students.
The rule kicked in with this year's third-year students, who were told about it before...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 7:30 AM
Apparently confronted by a plethora of riches in the past season of Chicago theater, the Joseph Jefferson Awards Committee offered up not the traditional four or five nominees one finds at the Tony Awards, for instance, but a bevy of nominees for its...
| Oct 14, 2012
Online listings offered the Northeast Baltimore home for rent at a bargain price. The problem? It's not for rent — it's for sale. And the owners had nothing to do with those ads.
This sort of scam proliferates on websites and in rental advertisers,...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 11:45 AM
A few people and many open hearts have made a big difference for one orphanage in Mexico.
For the past 12 years, Jack and Vicki Dishon and Humberto and Emma Macias from Huntington Beach's Seaside Community Church have organized a monthly trip to Tijuana...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 5:49 PM
One law firm has rented out a conference room in the downtown Hilton and invited patients of a Johns Hopkins gynecologist to discuss their legal options. Other firms are taking out newspaper ads, urging his patients to contact them. Others are asking...
| Apr 21, 2011
The renovated LEGO Imagination Center at Downtown Disney has reopened this week, and there are a lot of improvements. Outside the store, amazing giant LEGO statues decorate the perimeter. The popular family walking its dogs and Brickley the sea serpent in...
| Apr 29, 2011
A man convicted of fatally stabbing his estranged wife in a Huntington Beach motel room was sentenced Friday to 16 years to life in prison. An Orange County jury had earlier found Fidelio Marin, 40, of Huntington Beach, guilty of......
| Jan 11, 2012
The News Service of Florida TALLAHASSEE — Three Republican lawmakers have filed bills that will refuel a debate about the amount of hotel taxes that online travel companies should pay. Rep. Jason Brodeur, R-Sanford, and Senate Majority Leader Andy...