Displaying items 49-60 of 238 » View courant.com items only< Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11-20 Next >
It's nice to be home again with the Daily Pilot. After my recent venture into national politics, I am looking forward to regaling you once again with weekly columns for at least the next year. During this time, the predominant theme will be to cite an...
Irish poet James Stephens once said, "What the heart knows today, the head will understand tomorrow." Which is a rather lovely way of explaining the genesis of Dana Suskind's work. Co-founder of the pediatric cochlear implant program at the University...
Twenty one years ago Dave Gorman, assistant public works director of the village of Lombard, completed a three-year stint in the Peace Corps in the Kingdom of Lesotho, a small, mountainous country in southern Africa. While there, he used his skills as a...
Tags: Amusement and Theme Parks, Sports, Travel, Cycling, AIDS
Midge Turk Richardson, a former nun and parochial school principal in Los Angeles who cast off her habit for the world of New York publishing, where she reigned for nearly two decades as editor of Seventeen magazine, has died. She was 82. Richardson,...
After graduating from Deerfield High School in 2005, Michael Shvartsman attended Ohio University and earned a bachelor's degree in finance. He holds a certificate from the school's Global Leadership Center, which he says has been valuable during his Peace...
Tags: Politics, Georgia, Radio, Parties and Movements, Entertainment
The Zion Baptist Church ministry will show the movie “Courageous” Saturday at 6 p.m. in the fellowship hall of the church, 61 W. Bethel St. The doors open at 5:30 p.m. Admission costs $2 per person and there will be free popcorn and drinks....
Ready for a snowball fight? We are in the outdoor hot tub at the Montage Deer Valley (http://www.montagedeervalley.com) in Park City, Utah as that famous Utah powder is dumped on our heads. We laugh at the three little boys having a spirited snowball...
Blogging with Bill WhiteMy column Saturday will focus on a letter that an area Eagle Scout wrote to the Boy Scouts of America, protesting its anti-gay policies and accompanied by the return of his Eagle Scout medal. Unfortunately, space didn't permit the use......
When artist Dan Goods arrived at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, they gave him a six-month shot. In May, he'll have been there 10 years as JPL's "visual strategist." He glued soda bottles to the roof of his Taurus to create music on an m.p.h. pipe organ....
This article has been corrected. See note below for details.Michael Parrish Former editor of the Los Angeles Times magazine Michael Parrish, 67, who oversaw the reinvention of the Sunday magazine in the Los Angeles Times in the mid-1980s, died Friday of liver failure while under hospice care in the Los Angeles...
You probably won't be surprised to learn that some readers disagreed with my recent column about the Boy Scouts of America. I suggested that the Scouts are on the wrong side of history as they cling to their traditional position that gay people aren't...
-------------------- Citizenville How to Take the Town Square Digital and Reinvent Government Gavin Newsom with Lisa Dickey Penguin Press: 272 pp., $25.95 -------------------- California Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom has a lot more time on his hands than...
Feb 9, 2013 |Story| Daily Pilot
Feb 10, 2013 |Story| Chicago Tribune
Feb 6, 2013 |Story| Chicago Tribune
Dec 29, 2012 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Jan 25, 2013 |Story| Chicago Tribune
Feb 1, 2013 |Column| Herald Mail
Jan 3, 2013 |Story| Tribune Media Services
Feb 15, 2013 | Allentown Morning Call
Feb 20, 2013 |Column| Los Angeles Times
Feb 14, 2013 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Feb 15, 2013 |Column| Allentown Morning Call
Feb 8, 2013 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Original site for Peace Corps topic gallery.