| May 27, 2015
| 2:09 PM
Dennis Sheehan, U2's longtime tour manager, has died at a Southern California hotel, a day after the band kicked off a five-night stint in the Los Angeles area.
U2 frontman Bono posted a statement Wednesday on the band's website about Sheehan's death....
| May 27, 2015
| 1:24 PM
I had scrubbed the oven wall so hard that the grease eventually filled and stained each tiny groove in my fingertips. Not exactly how I planned to spend the day off.
You know you’ve reached a certain level of maturity when a three-day hiatus...
| May 26, 2015
A recent weekend saw yet another major incident on the local roads, naturally involving a truck. Isn't it time for the government to actually do something about this safety problem? It's time to admit to simple physics: Trucks do not mix...
| May 23, 2015
| 10:00 AM
As a graduate student at California State University Northridge in the mid-1970s, the late Marge Feinberg began rabble-rousing for a "green belt" of wildlife habitats, parks and recreational areas encircling the San Fernando Valley.
She even copyrighted...
| May 22, 2015
| 12:31 PM
Loretta Sanchez issues an apology
U.S. Senate candidate Loretta Sanchez apologized for making a stereotypical Native American "war cry" gesture that disrupted the opening phase of her campaign. In remarks to hundreds of delegates at...
| May 20, 2015
| 8:16 AM
The wife bonus.
It's a year-end check from the husband that's based on her performance. How well the house, or houses, were managed and whether the kids were successful at school, for example.
Wednesday Martin, anthropologist, author and mommy...
| May 20, 2015
Students in Costa Mesa High School's Madrigal and Vocal Ensemble choirs are counting down the days until they travel to New York City to perform at Carnegie Hall.
"I'd pack my bags and leave for New York today if I could," senior Evan Stechauner said....
| May 19, 2015
| 9:35 AM
The Tavern at The Wick
7901 N. Federal Highway, Boca Raton, 561-995-2333, TheWick.org
The Wick Theatre & Costume Museum (the former Caldwell) has debuted a Tavern on the Green-inspired restaurant serving dinner Wednesday through Sunday, plus...
| May 18, 2015
| 3:38 PM
En invierno Nueva York seduce, tienta, enloquece. Como una mujer misteriosa que aparece en los sueños o en las profundidades del mar en forma de sirena.
Una especie de romance peligroso que mezcla la brutalidad del invierno del noreste continental con...
| May 17, 2015
| 6:49 PM
The long-running effort to determine how tens of millions of dollars were spent trying to transform a retired Marine base into a sprawling municipal park has itself rocketed far past its original budget.
Since 2013, auditors have been trying to...
| May 14, 2015
| 5:23 PM
Anne Arundel has major cause for celebration in the 50th season of the outdoor Annapolis Summer Garden Theatre.
At the historic former Colonial blacksmith's shop at 143 Compromise St., across from City Dock, the challenges of presenting 50 seasons under...