| Jun 30, 2011
| 4:22 PM
Javier Colon, the guitar playing crooner, won the first season of the breakout show "The Voice" last night on NBC. After a grueling 10 weeks of more singing talent than "American Idol" has seen in the past couple of years......
| Jul 18, 2011
| 4:33 PM
La Jolla Playhouse cancels 'Finding Neverland' musical...
| Jun 7, 2011
| 8:13 AM
John E. Kyle's recent letter ("Angelos and other critics late to weigh in on State Center," June 1) is yet another example of a proponent of the $1.5 billion State Center project refusing to explain how and why the state's competitive bidding laws were...
| Jun 8, 2011
| 3:27 PM
Senior citizens at an Elkhart apartment building are suffering during this week's heat wave. Their building's air conditioning has yet to be turned on.
One person who lives there was taken to the hospital for heat stroke. And with temperatures in the...
| Jun 14, 2011
| 7:26 PM
An Arlington Heights man in police custody in connection with the slaying of his father has a history of mental illness and an extensive arrest record, and had threatened before to kill his parents, court records show
Authorities said they found the body...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 12:07 PM
Sarah L. Howard, a former social club membership secretary who had lived in Baltimore, died June 18 of heart failure at her home in Greenville, S.C.
She was 52.
Sarah Little Howard was born in Baltimore and raised in Cockeysville and Towson. She was a...
| Jun 30, 2011
| 11:33 AM
Title: Parachaplain, Ruth Rales Jewish Family Service, Jewish Federation Of South Palm Beach County, Boca Raton.
Other job experience: Retired interior designer, lecturer on cruise ships, at libraries and at organizational gatherings on...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 8:13 PM
A supercalifragilisticexpialidocious Broadway show is about to open in Costa Mesa.
The beloved 1964 Disney film "Mary Poppins" has been remade into a wildly successful musical, and features all of the same characters: disobedient Jane and Michael Banks;...
| Jul 5, 2011
| 2:21 PM
Everybody's Talkin' About
• Another tedious Senate cliffhanger: Politicians forego their Fourth of July weekends so they can do the debt-ceiling dance until the very last minute.
• Economic devastation in Greece fosters austerity measures,...
| Oct 19, 2010
A 17-year-old Dixon girl has returned home after going missing Tuesday evening.
Bianca Patricia Bezanson disappeared from the Goodwill parking lot at North 1st St. and Stratford Ave. at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday.
Bezanson is mentally challenged, and has the...
| Dec 20, 2010
King Cotton is back.
More than a decade after the state's "white gold" crop started losing its luster, booming commodity prices have farmers cashing in on growing export demands — and have turned great swaths of Central California a snowy white...