| Jul 17, 2012
| 12:53 PM
Does a good cause inevitably lead to good architecture?
It's a touchy subject, especially when you're taking the measure of a building, like the new Ronald McDonald House in Chicago, which provides convenient, caring lodging for families that have a...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 9:11 PM
The Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort & Spa welcomed an overflow crowd Nov. 9 for the 22nd annual Celebrity Chef Dinner benefiting Share Our Selves. Nearly 300 guests helped raise $187,000 in support of SOS Orange Aid Project, which collects food from...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 1:19 PM
Osborne A. Payne, a former educator who became a trailblazing Baltimore businessman, entrepreneur and philanthropist, died Tuesday of Alzheimer's disease at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Columbia.
He was 87.
"He was one of Baltimore's great unsung heroes,...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 5:32 PM
Before a photographer snapped a picture of Scott Niedermayer's family, the former star Ducks defenseman directed a stern, yet calm order to one of his four sons.
"Sit up straight," Niedermayer said.
For 18 years, Niedermayer was looked to as a leader on...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 3:15 PM
Local residents Nancy and Bob Wagner in December hosted members of the San Gabriel-Crescenta Valley Alumnae Chapter of Delta Delta Delta and their guests at the group's annual Christmas party.
Attendees always enjoy seeing the extensive holiday scenes...
| Jan 8, 2013
| 7:38 PM
Members and husbands gathered for the Las Candelas annual Holiday Party on Dec. 16 at the Valley Hunt Club. The theme of the gala event was “It's the Hap-Happiest Time of the Year!”
The festive evening included caroling by the Towne Singers...
| Nov 27, 2012
| 9:42 AM
Charity may not be the first thing that children understand in life, but it is never too early to get them thinking about it. In an age where many parents can afford to give their children bigger and more beautiful homes and toys than their parents before...
| Jan 26, 2013
| 11:49 AM
Captains Sharing & Caring, a nonprofit foundation that gives children with terminal illnesses or physical disabilities and their families a day out on several local waterways, is looking to marinas, yacht clubs and those with private docks to hosts events...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 6:45 PM
He came here to work, which means he came here to play.
What happened in between wasn't on Anthony Barber's radar.
Barber, a Hampton High senior, lost two would-have-been college teammates Monday when news broke that C.J. Leslie and Rodney Purvis...
| Apr 5, 2013
| 4:46 PM
Julieanne Papa noticed something odd during her 18-week ultrasound in late March 2011.
It looked like her baby's heart had only two chambers.
"Aren't there supposed to be four?" the Costa Mesa mother of two asked the technician.
The following day, a...
| May 1, 2013
| 4:48 PM
A recent La Cañada Junior Women’s Club event netted $30,000 to benefit the Pasadena Ronald McDonald House and The Haven House.
Michelle and Tim Sabourin hosted the event at their home. Haven House is a sober living facility in Los Angeles. The...