| Mar 20, 2012
| 1:20 PM
New Smyrna Beach looks to put on another successful hot-air balloon and air show as an estimated 30,000 visitors will attend the fourth annual New Smyrna Beach Balloon & Sky Fest.
The event features hot-air balloon, helicopter and airplane rides, balloon...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 5:53 AM
Save half-off a popcorn and soda combo at AMC Theatres with a coupon good beginning Friday.
The offer is good on two combos: A large popcorn and drink or a large popcorn and two drinks.
Click here for the deal. The offer expires on Aug. 16.
| May 15, 2012
| 9:13 PM
'Keeping Your Brain Healthy for Life'
The Corona del Mar Chamber of Commerce presents a networking luncheon with Dr. Michael Brant-Zawadzki, executive director of the Hoag Neurosciences Institute. He will talk about "Keeping Your Brain Healthy...
| May 16, 2012
| 7:42 PM
Save Our Youth holds its fourth annual SOY Fiesta from 5 to 8:30 p.m. at the Halecrest Park Clubhouse, 3107 Killybrooke Lane, Costa Mesa. Paloma Bautista, a SOY program and Costa Mesa High School graduate who went on to study at...
| May 17, 2012
| 8:19 PM
LWV of Orange Coast Luncheon
Costa Mesa Councilman Jim Righeimer and former Costa Mesa Mayor Sandy Genis will be the featured speakers at a League of Women Voters of Orange Coast luncheon, starting at noon at Coco's at Fashion Island, 151 Newport...
| Jun 10, 2012
| 7:08 PM
When the train full of Marine recruits from Baltimore reached Washington, the blacks were made to move to the back. At boot camp in North Carolina, they were forbidden to step onto Camp Lejeune without a white escort.
But the worst of it, Howard...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 4:46 AM
The annual Field of Flight Air Show and Balloon Festival begins Thursday, and runs through Sunday, July 1.
This year's event will feature theU.S. Air ForceThunderbirds for their only performance in Michigan. They will take to the skies on Saturday,...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 1:53 PM
Fighting the enemy overseas and fighting prejudice at home. That's the role the Tuskegee Airmen played during and after World War II.
Students at Collegiate School in Wichita learned about the group's history on Thursday.
The 'Rise Above' exhibit...
| Jul 13, 2012
Maria Cole, the widow of music legend Nat King Cole and the mother of singer Natalie Cole whose own singing career included a stint as vocalist for Duke Ellington's orchestra in the mid-1940s, has died. She was 89.
Cole died Tuesday at a hospice in...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 3:20 PM
James Dixon joined the Baltimore Police Department in 1954 as a black officer in an era of widespread racial prejudice. Police posts were segregated and blacks were not allowed in patrol cars
On Tuesday, a quarter-century after he retired as a sergeant,...
| Aug 5, 2012
| 11:37 AM
NEW ORLEANS -- A New Orleans bartender who accused Oscar-winning actor Cuba Gooding Jr. of pushing her has dropped all charges against him, bar management said Wednesday.
The unnamed female bartender told police Gooding stopped by the Old Absinthe...