| Feb 1, 2011
| 10:25 AM
Do you ever to listen to a story about a person’s life and feel yourself left awestruck?
As a reporter over the years I have had the privilege of learning many life stories of those who call Imperial Valley home, and I’ve had the honor of...
| Jun 13, 2011
| 1:14 PM
A week had passed before she had the energy to go back down to the arena.
She needed to ride and find a way to put it all behind her.
When Alexis Lynn Brown took the reins of her horse, it broke into a gallop. It was a while before she returned to the...
| Jun 13, 2011
| 1:46 PM
When most people request a birthday dinner it involves a big meal at a fancy restaurant, and the occasion might be even more notable when the guest of honor is turning 92. Not so with Jean Brock.
“What I wanted for my birthday was a hot dog,”...
| Jan 24, 2011
| 12:57 PM
10am till 2p
Catch "On Air with Ryan Seacrest" sponsored by Highmark Federal Credit Union! Get all the latest with the Hollywood buzz, artists interviews and of course all of today's hottest music!!
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| Jan 5, 2011
| 11:55 AM
IMPERIAL — Con miras de llegar a tono a su próximo arranque dentro la Conferencia de la Costa del Pacífico, el selectivo de basquetbol varonil de las Arabes del Colegio del Valle Imperial realizó su tradicional ‘Holiday Classic’,...
| Sep 12, 2010
"A Woman's Crusade: Alice Paul and the Battle for the Ballot" by Mary Walton (Palgrave/Macmillan: 284 pp., $28.)
Alice Paul was a warrior for women's suffrage. A Quaker from New Jersey, she went to Swarthmore, the college her maternal grandfather...
| Sep 19, 2010
The Physics of Imaginary Objects
Tina May Hall
University of Pittsburgh Press:
160 pp., $24.95
In hard times, as you well know, fewer risks are taken when it comes to potential profit and potential loss. In the publishing world, this means less...
| Oct 24, 2010
Ah, Halloween. The perfect escape from the humdrum of everyday fashion normality. For those who wait all year for the chance to cake on the makeup, dress like an '80s prom queen or change their names to Cullen or Compton and insert fangs, now is the...
| Sep 19, 2010
The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration
Random House: 622 pp, $30
It was an all-too-familiar dispatch from a particular time and place.
The Clarks, a young black family of four, were trying to improve...
| May 26, 2011
John Davies, a major civic figure in San Diego for decades, particularly in education, urban planning and the revitalization of a once-crumbling downtown, died of pancreatic cancer Friday at his home in downtown San Diego. He was 76.
Along with his civic...
| Aug 15, 2010
Words & Ideas
Compiled by Grace Krilanovich
Lina Lecaro: The author of " Los Angeles' Best Dive Bars" will present and sign her new book. Book Soup 8818 W. Sunset Blvd., West Hollywood. 7 p.m. Free. (310) 659-3110.
Rhapsodomancy Reading Series:...