| Jan 16, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Solar installer SolarCity Corp. has figured out a way to tap retail investors willing to earn green by going green.
The San Mateo company on Wednesday said it plans to offer a way to buy investment products similar to bonds. Instead of being backed by...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 6:17 AM
Hollywood character actor Luis Guzman (“Boogie Nights”) visited Polish & Pour nail salon in Old Town Saturday with some of his “Mind Games” castmates. On Sunday, Guzman watched playoff football and ate wings at Municipal Bar +...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 10:48 AM
$100,000 Cash Shopping Spree: Sundays, December 8, 15 and 22 from 3 p.m. – 7 p.m. Grand Prize at 8 p.m. on December 22. Players can win a share of $100,000 cash. Players will earn five entries for every five comp dollars earning slots or for every...
| Dec 1, 2013
GLOUCESTER — Visitors will be able to see handmade holiday decorations, historic architecture and a huge collection of antiques all in one visit and benefiting a good cause.
Historic Lisburne Farm off the Severn River in Gloucester is this year'...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 3:49 PM
The Newport Beach Sister City Assn. will celebrate in 2014 the 30th anniversary of the relationship with Okazaki, Japan, according to Connie Skibba, Sister City board member.
"The twinning cities have enjoyed a warm and mutually supportive friendship,...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 7:05 AM
WestJet quizzed passengers on what they wanted for Christmas, then gave two planeloads of people what they asked for. Thomas the Tank Engine, an Android tablet, a 50-inch TV. And socks and underwear for that one guy who now has the sympathy of...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 7:10 AM
Inside of an incubator, a tiny red and blue superhero's cape and socks lay beside baby Michael Paul Schenk, delivered at 27 weeks at Cadence Health Central DuPage Hospital in Winfield just over a week ago. The unexpected gift came from staff celebrating...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 7:20 PM
Nick Sercel and Andrew Nettles, students at St. Bede the Venerable Catholic School, were recently recognized as distinguished service award winners by local branch 374 of the Italian Catholic Federation.
Branch President Al Restivo, and First Vice...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 5:06 PM
Same clown, new clothes: Is that the main takeaway of McDonald’s newest makeover of its brand ambassador Ronald McDonald?
On Wednesday, the Oak Brook, Ill., fast-food giant unveiled a new look for the redheaded clown and announced he'd be featured...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 3:27 PM
Twenty-two local residents who have completed six months of provisional training were welcomed this month as new members of the La Cañada Junior Women’s Club. Sharing the honors of presenting each with a flute of champagne and an orchid plant were...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 10:17 PM
CHICAGO -- A trip to Disneyland did not accompany Stanley Johnson's unprecedented fourth upper-division California state championship, but the Windy City is the place to be this week anyway.
Hours after the 6-foot-6 Arizona recruit led Mater Dei to...