| Jul 27, 2011
Somewhere between Skull Island and the Crazy Horse Saloon, I lost her. There I was in the blistering sun of a Texas summer, a 7-year-old in rumpled shorts and a pixie haircut, suddenly missing a sister 12 years my senior.
I remember feeling afraid, but I...
| Aug 30, 2011
| 4:41 PM
It's hard to argue with results.
The Southeastern Conference has won five straight Bowl Championship Series titles and clearly is the most dominant conference in college football.
So it would make perfect sense that my prediction for this year's BCS...
| Aug 30, 2011
| 2:19 PM
Games To Watch
Boise State vs. Georgia (Sept. 3 at Georgia Dome): This matchup features a great battle of quarterbacks with possible Heisman Trophy aspirations: Kellen Moore and Aaron Murray. Moore was a finalist last season and could be one this year...
| Sep 14, 2011
| 11:21 PM
Raymond Huizar threw for three touchdowns and the Golden West College football team began its season Saturday with an impressive 34-7 victory over Glendale Community College at Orange Coast College. Huizar was 18 of 24 for 216 yards. He threw two...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 12:53 PM
College football heavyweights are meeting in Dallas today to discuss the future of the BCS.
If the talks go well, the 50-60 playoff models proposed last month in New Orleans could be whittled down to a dozen.
“I’m sure we’ll look and...
| Oct 4, 2011
He was the founder and chairman of the board of Calabasas-based ValleyCrest Landscape Cos., the nation's largest landscape services company, whose projects have included the gardens at the Getty Center and the rooftop community garden at Walt Disney...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 2:11 PM
Join us in reading Ben Fountain's latest novel, "Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk," the August Printers Row Book of the Month selection.
After an embedded Fox News television crew captures a few moments of warfare waged between Iraqi insurgents and the...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 11:26 PM
Chat with Ben Fountain
Ben Fountain will join our Book of the Month discussion via Skype at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 16. To attend the event, which will be in Tribune Tower, email email@example.com by Aug. 10. Space is limited and will be reserved on a...
| Aug 5, 2012
| 9:35 AM
The Orlando Sentinel ranked all 120 Football Bowl Subdivision teams in the country. The Sentinel staff will take a closer look at a new team daily, counting backward from No. 120 to our projected No. 1 team. We will not be including the four teams the...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 6:33 AM
The Orlando Sentinel has ranked all 120 Football Bowl Subdivision teams in the country. The Sentinel staff will take a closer look at a new team daily, counting backward from No. 120 to our projected No. 1 team. We will not be including the four teams the...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 3:29 PM
In 2008, when Malcolm Gladwell wrote a New Yorker essay called “Late Bloomers,” author Ben Fountain served as exhibit A. The story outlined how Fountain had given up a solid legal career to pursue writing. After 18 years — during which...