| 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...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 4:28 PM
She's only 29 years old, but Misty Diaz has undergone 28 major surgeries.
Doctors have done everything from repairing her intestines to retethering her spinal cord and providing her with balance necessary to stand up without toppling over, tie her...
| 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...
| 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 Caņada 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...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 6:38 PM
Preventing and managing chronic diseases has taken center stage with local health systems trying to control costs and improve outcomes for patients.
Bon Secours Mary Immaculate Hospital offers free diabetes management classes on the second and fourth...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 4:02 PM
That golden guy had his big night out last Sunday when Ellen DeGeneres hosted the 86th Academy Award ceremony at Hollywood's Dolby Theatre. Thank goodness Friday's and Saturday's deluge had abated and didn't flood the red carpet arrivals of the stars....
| Dec 23, 2013
| 8:29 AM
The Christmas season is (er, should be) all about giving to your fellow man. Amber Gaines, 28, helps others give back every day of the year.
The Dundalk native, who now lives in Bel Air, is the volunteer manager at the Ronald McDonald House of...
| Dec 19, 2013
Welcome to Lehigh Valley Music's Ticket Box, listing new shows on sale. Lorde, who plays Tower Theatre in Upper Darby on March 8 Reba McEntire and 3 Doors Down acoustic at Sands Bethlehem Event Center, Lorde and Dave Chappelle at......
| Dec 14, 2013
Eight entertainment cancellations have been announced because of the snowstorm. The “Very Slambovian Christmas Concert” by Gandalf Murphy's Grand Slambovians, scheduled for tonoght at Listen Live! Music at The Macungie Institute in Macungie...