| Nov 4, 2013
| 3:22 PM
The Internal Revenue Service has filed charges against 28 Marine reservists in what has been described as a travel voucher scheme in which the government was fraudulently billed for hotel stays and other expenses.
The members of the U.S. Marine Corps...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 12:42 AM
Dave White knows just how special is the Battle for the Bell football game between rivals Edison and Fountain Valley.
White has played in the game, worked it as an assistant coach and for the last 28 years, has been head coach at Edison.
| Oct 30, 2013
| 2:40 PM
Over the course of two nights late last week, the chase for the 2013 Sunset League football championship became a free-for-all.
You can thank, or blame, depending on which sideline you root from, Los Alamitos High and Newport Harbor for creating an...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
It was wholly a pleasure to be told again that there is no such thing as an ex-Marine or former Marine -- because once a Marine, always a Marine. The same principle applies to judges, physicians and military officers. Semper Fi and all...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 10:34 AM
Last month's hearings to determine whether three Naval Academy students should face charges in a sexual assault case generated significant controversy, both because of the manner in which the victim of the alleged assault was questioned and because of...
| 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...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 6:49 PM
Baseball historians know him as a businessman who helped bring Major League ball back to Milwaukee, but Edmund B. Fitzgerald is better known for his family connection to one of America's most famous shipwrecks.
All 29 sailors on the freighter Edmund...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 9:43 AM
St. Cloud Capt. Boyd Graham, a military veteran and longtime law-enforcement officer, lost his battle against liver cancer Friday morning.
Graham, 47, was diagnosed with Stage 4 liver cancer in March and retired August 7 because of his illness....
| Mar 6, 2013
Note to readers: Simeon's Class 4A sectional semifinal game against DuSable has been postponed until 7:30 p.m. Wednesday because of snow.
Simeon coach Robert Smith pulled junior guard Donte Ingram into his office for a chat a couple of weeks ago.
| 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, Oct....
| Aug 5, 2013
| 12:19 PM
Art Donovan played pro football for 12 years. The rest of his life, he spent telling everyone about it.
Donovan, 89, who died Sunday of a respiratory ailment at Stella Maris Hospice, played and talked a great game. He was a Hall of Fame defensive tackle...