| Sep 12, 2013
The Hartford Financial Services Group endured a massive overhaul in the past year and a half that resulted in a smaller company with far fewer employees.
The remaining employees, however, say they enjoy working for a property-casualty and mutual funds...
| Jul 21, 2013
Walking through the halls of the Chinese American Service League, Bernarda Wong stops in front of a bulletin board and points to a picture.
"We created a class for people to learn how to get a mortgage," Wong says with pride. "It's my job to know what...
| Dec 20, 2012
| 6:29 AM
Lotta talk these days about Bolon Yokte, the Mayan god in charge of bad things, including war, conflict, the underworld and “Gangnam Style.” It is Yokte, as he is known among the wags knocking ’em back most nights at Red’s in...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 11:04 AM
Family Service Executive Director Paul Dean says this about the responses Peggy Miller provided for this week's volunteer profile:
"In her descriptions she talks about her role as leading jewelry-making classes. Peggy has also led many other arts and...
| Feb 21, 2013
Los Angeles City Council District 11 begins at the bluffs of Pacific Palisades and crosses the coral tree-lined median of San Vicente Boulevard. It includes Westchester bungalows in the shadow of jets rumbling into LAX, and the homeless in Venice who...
| Mar 16, 2013
| 8:00 PM
As he stood near the front door of the Sandy Hook Elementary School on the morning of Dec. 14, shattered glass near his feet, Monsignor Robert Weiss knew he was as close to evil as he would ever get.
Newtown police officers had asked the pastor of...
| Jul 4, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Saturday’s country music all-star gathering for the Oklahoma Twister Relief Concert in Norman, Okla., has aready generated at least $1 million for recovery efforts following the killer storms that swept through the region in May.
The $1 million is...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 4:24 PM
Good Friday Morning, Fellow Seekers. Several departing state lawmakers, including the former top Republican on the Senate Education Committee, are in line for six-figure, taxpayer-funded payoffs as they head into retirement. State Sen. Jeff Piccola, R-...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 4:45 PM
On the local public-affairs front this weekend: Rep.-elect Alan Grayson, D-Fla., talks about health care, jobs and the economy on “Political Connections.” The program airs at 11 a.m. and 8 p.m. Sunday on Central Florida News 13. Anchor Ybeth...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 4:40 PM
In local public-affairs programming this weekend: ***Gov. Rick Scott talks to Ybeth Bruzual on “Political Connections” at 11 a.m. and 8 p.m. Sunday on Central Florida News 13. The interview was conducted 24 hours before Lt. Gov. Jennifer...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 3:24 PM
A record-setting donation to Los Angeles school board contests quickly became a topic Wednesday night at the first candidate forum after word broke of the $1-million contribution by New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg. Bloomberg’s donation is...