| Jan 8, 2013
| 11:35 AM
One of my 2013 resolutions is to visit several restaurants that I’ve never eaten at before. So many cities and counties now are offering “restaurant week” promotions that dining at new places will be easier on my wallet.
| Dec 30, 2012
| 9:11 AM
Saturday night's Bassnectar-Pretty Lights electronic-music dance party was powered by astoundingly intense, rafter-rattling low frequencies, high-tech beams of colored light and hordes of smiling, neon-clad young people.
Were chemicals producing those...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 6:57 PM
For all of us who enjoy the summer concerts of the Pasadena Pops, the news Tuesday of the death of Marvin Hamlisch, its music director and conductor, was stunning. Even though it was apparent at his first two concerts this season that Hamlisch was not...
| Aug 19, 2012
HAMPTON — There was a time when Johnel "Richard" Peoples found peace on his property fronting Lake Hampton.
Traffic from nearby North Armistead Avenue was nearly inaudible from his backyard. He spent afternoons spotting birds and other wildlife...
| Aug 20, 2012
HAMPTON — The condominiums at the east edge of Coliseum Lake near the Hampton Coliseum are under new ownership. An Atlanta-based lender won the property for pennies on the dollar at a public auction in March.
Those homes are a part of the H2O...
| Aug 25, 2012
Steve Van Buren, a Hall of Fame running back who led the Philadelphia Eagles to NFL titles in 1948 and 1949, died of pneumonia Thursday in Lancaster, Pa., the Eagles said. He was 91.
The former Louisiana State star, nicknamed "Wham-Bam" for his quick and...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 11:13 PM
All nine members of the Legislature's black caucus are urging state officials to scrap parts of a deal that would allow USC to run the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum.
The lawmakers, who said they support the idea of USC managing the Coliseum, where the...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 8:06 PM
The financially strapped Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum Commission has failed to pay $500,000 in rent to the state of California.
The board of the California Science Center, which owns the land where the Coliseum sits, has asked the state attorney...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 7:46 PM
Barkley leads Trojans
Fresh off its two-year postseason bowl ban, USC is primed and ready to make a run at the Pac-12 championship. Quarterback Matt Barkley, a preseason Heisman Trophy favorite, is surrounded by so much...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 3:40 PM
“We don’t need no” ... renovation.
A flat in London’s Highgate area, where Pink Floyd’s original members hung out in the ’60s, is up for sale at about $1.92 million. The “as is” property was owned by light-...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 4:08 PM
Southern California includes San Diego.
Reader Wayne Jacobs wanted to make that point to The Times, which he feels uses the term to refer only to the Los Angeles area.
“You regularly refer to the five counties of Southern California (Ventura,...