| Nov 29, 2013
The Allentown Fire Department is collecting toys for the U.S. Marine Corps' annual Toys for Tots campaign that will run until Dec. 20. Those looking to donate can bring a new, unopened toy to any of the five fire stations in Allentown, fire Capt. John...
| Nov 23, 2011
| 11:52 AM
Justin Wilson, a lance corporal machine gunner with the U.S. Marine Corps, was getting ready to deploy to Afghanistan when he met Sabrina Pierpoint in March 2010.
“I knew I was in love from the start,” said Wilson, but Pierpoint didn’...
| Jul 17, 2011
From the moment Shawn Rodriguez met Karly Romo in 2007, he was a Marine with a mission. But Romo, still bearing the battle scars of a recent breakup, managed to hold off his advances — at least at first. Armed with sincere passion, a deep, gritty...
| Jan 21, 2013
| 7:41 AM
Savannah, Georgia is synonymous with Southern charm in the minds of many –maybe because of the city’s gardens, squares, historic mansions, Southern cooking, and cordial welcome to travelers. The city’s beauty may have actually saved it...
| Oct 11, 2012
Palos Hills will be applauding U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Andrew J. Jender, one of its own, during a welcome home ceremony led by the Soldiers Guardian Angels and the Warrior Watch Riders.
The event, which will kick off with a parade at 6 p.m. Thursday,...
| Nov 28, 2011
| 1:53 PM
The Deer Park Cougars picked the right time to deliver a payback punch against the Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater Hampton Roads in Newport News Recreation A League football.
The Cougars, beaten twice by the Spartans during the regular season, made...
| Nov 29, 2011
| 7:21 PM
The Orlando police chief this evening announced that the former fiance of missing Geneva mother Michelle Parker is the only suspect in her disappearance.
Dale Smith II, 40, the father of her 3-year-old twins, is the last person known to have seen her....
| May 12, 2011
| 10:15 PM
COSTA MESA — The Honor a Hero: Hire a Vet, Orange County Veterans Employment Committee's job fair, will return to Costa Mesa for its fourth installment with about 40 employers May 26.
The event, which last year attracted about 550 job seekers ...
| May 30, 2011
| 6:17 PM
As a vocalist sang the final measures of the National Anthem, white doves were released and soared in unison over the grounds of the Pacific View Memorial Park.
The 53rd annual Memorial Day Service in Newport Beach Monday gave hundreds of visitors a...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 1:54 PM
ISLAMORADA, Fla. — During a chase scene in "Fool's Gold," Kate Hudson asked Matthew McConaughey how he knew what to do to fly the getaway seaplane. McConaughey replied: "PlayStation."
One of the bright yellow Cessna seaplanes used in that Hollywood...
| Jun 2, 2011
| 5:38 PM
Memorial Day ceremonies were not held at Monument Point for the first time, but the move to Legion Hall in no way diminished the solemnity or reverence of the occasion.
Assemblyman Don Wagner (R-Irvine) was the keynote speaker. Wagner's speech was a...