| Sep 5, 2010
From the time he was a toddler, U.S. Marine Corps Lt. Col. Mario Carazo always dreamed of flying. As he grew older, he was able to meld that passion with his deep patriotism and fiercely protective instincts when he joined the Marines and trained as a...
| Nov 9, 2010
| 12:10 PM
Legoland Florida will open in October 2011 with 50 rides, attractions and shows at the former Cypress Gardens theme park in Winter Haven, about 40 miles from Disney World.
In many ways, Legoland Florida will be similar to Legoland California in Carlsbad,...
| Apr 1, 2011
| 11:06 AM
The new Star Wars' models take shape at Star Wars Miniland renders epic battles, iconic cityscapes and massive machines in an intimate 1:20 scale at Legoland California.
The new Star Wars attraction, which opened Thursday at the Carlsbad kiddie park,...
| Nov 19, 2010
| 4:57 PM
As the calendar closes in on Thanksgiving, California theme parks are already setting the table for the Christmas season.
Holiday fun in the form of Halloween, Christmas and New Year's helps fill the parks during the off-season once the spring break...
| Jan 26, 2011
| 9:12 AM
Work has begun on many of the Lego models coming to a new "Star Wars" themed area at Legoland California – including Han Solo's Millennium Falcon, Luke Skywalker's landspeeder and X-Wing starfighters as well as miniature versions of stormtroopers,...
| Jan 6, 2011
| 10:04 AM
A new "Star Wars" themed area at Legoland California with 2,000 Lego models will take visitors chronologically through scenes from the epic film saga.
Photo gallery: View "Star Wars" Lego models at Legoland California
Scheduled to make its debut March...
| Apr 22, 2011
| 5:31 AM
There's a lot more than pixie dust swirling through the air at the Disneyland resort as construction crews, excavators and towering cranes work on several new theme-park rides set to debut this summer and beyond.
The tandem Anaheim theme parks haven't...
| Nov 8, 2010
| 10:07 AM
In compiling my top 10 list for Legoland California, I tried to combine must-see attractions with one-of-a-kind rides you can’t find anywhere else.
Photo Gallery: View the Top 10 Legoland California rides and attractions
Legoland perfectly hits...
| Oct 28, 2010
"Take one," the waiter says, proffering a vase sprouting savory lollipops. Each stick holds a round of squid sitting on a cube of dark red chorizo. "Eat them in one bite, so you get both tastes at once," comes the further instruction. I do. The sweet...
| Aug 14, 2010
| 9:34 PM
An unvaccinated toddler who traveled to England brought measles back home to San Diego County, health officials said. The 20-month-old boy is being quarantined at his home in Solana Beach, about 20 miles north of San Diego. County public health......
| Sep 13, 2010
| 4:36 PM
Thursday, September 16th CITY NONLEAGUE Eagle Rock at Fairfax, 7 p.m. El Camino Real at Sylmar, 7 p.m. Grant at Granada Hills, 7 p.m. Reseda at Cleveland, 7 p.m. San Fernando at Sun Valley Poly, 7 p.m. SOUTHERN SECTION MARMONTE......