| Sep 3, 2010
| 10:53 AM
It's Jaden Smith, son of Will and Jada Pinkett Smith, instead of Ralph Macchio - and Jackie Chan instead of Noriyuki "Pat" Morita in this update of the much-beloved family film, which scored significantly at the summer box office.
Smith plays a Detroit...
| Sep 3, 2010
| 10:55 AM
| Sep 13, 2010
Since 2004, James O. Born has published five Florida mystery novels and in June, under the pseudonym James O'Neal, he published a sci-fi mystery set in a futuristic Miami. To write these books Born makes use of his law-enforcement career, including his...
| Sep 28, 2010
| 6:42 PM
Even though the following topic may be common, people do not like discussing it. But the emotions, anxiety and prayer that filled my previous week are just too "real life" to not write about. And the topic may amuse you, or strike a chord of affinity...
| Feb 23, 2011
| 4:22 PM
SAN DIEGO ( KTLA) -- A karate instructor accused of carrying on a sexual relationship with one of his teenage students pleaded guilty Wednesday to 29 felony charges, including committing lewd acts on a child.
Eric Dylan Protas, who had been free on $800,...
| Feb 6, 2011
| 10:55 PM
Six men arrested in recent weeks on child molestation and child pornography charges. That’s not news, but this is: three of them, it turns out, had contact with children just about every day. The first was a karate teacher, then a basketball...
| Feb 10, 2011
Unusually low temperatures have apartment complexes warning residents to protect their water pipes.
Gables Villa Rosa resident Taylor Bullard said, "They told us to keep our water dripping all day long, make sure your drains are open and they also...
| May 14, 2012
| 1:58 PM
Empowering women with karate is Rake Theater & the Movement's mission in “Blessings.” The production asked women in videotaped interviews about the last time they felt strong. The videos were showcased on a black, brick wall -- and were...
| Jun 9, 2012
| 5:13 PM
A group of Burbank Community YMCA members is crying foul over decisions to curtail full-contact karate and boxing, while at the same time refusing to loosen policies to allow underprivileged, at-risk youth to participate without being members.
| Jun 9, 2012
| 9:14 AM
YORKTOWN—Speaking to a group of about 15 Kung Fu students and instructors, Lo Man Kam stopped in the middle of a demonstration to make an important distinction.
"I'm not E.T.," he said, referring to the Disney movie. "I'm a human being."
| Jun 18, 2012
| 4:23 AM
John and Pat Buchholz, a Greenacres couple, have had an ongoing dispute for more than a decade with their HOA over their native Florida-friendly butterfly-attracting plants they have been growing along a wooden fence in their back yard, reports The Palm...