| Apr 3, 2014
| 1:12 PM
North Woods of Colchester’s newest residents Kathy Regan-Pyne and Roy Pyne didn’t really need to move to their single-floor ranch-style home. But like so many other residents, they chose to move as a lifestyle upgrade and are delighted that...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 12:35 PM
San Juan Capistrano JSerra is hosting a two-day girls' basketball showcase on Friday and Saturday, "Play4Kay." It will help raise funds for cancer research.
Friday's schedule: Fairmont Prep vs. La Jolla Country Day, 4 p.m.; Crossroads vs. St. Margaret'...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 10:12 AM
A quandary presented itself in the wilds of Massachusetts.
A few years ago, after visiting all the "big and famous" waterfalls in the state, I crowned Enders Falls as the king of Connecticut's grand plunges. Well, how did I know Connecticut had a...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 4:46 PM
Julie Squier Jones, 83, passed away peacefully at her home on March 10, 2014
surrounded by her loving family following a 15 year tough battle with cancer, which never compromised or slowed down in any way her energy and wonderful spirit of a total...
| Jan 30, 2014
He was looking to transform his successful coffee shop into a full-service restaurant with thoughtful local cuisine. She was a champion of local food, the executive director of Connecticut's largest farmers market. But Andrew Gütt and Winter Caplanson had...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 6:11 PM
Q: There was a large pothole on Geryville Pike in Milford Township, near the Route 663 intersection. I was one of 22 motorists that had hit this crater, which claimed two of my tires and one rim. For several days no warning signs were posted and you...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 2:30 AM
"I KNOW there's a huge Cher black market out there. But that's just the way it is. There's a black market for just about everyone in show business -- the difference with Cher is that there is so much more to sell illegally! It's a testament to the...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 9:06 AM
One of the best girls' basketball tournaments of the opening week is set for Palisades High from Nov. 25-30.
Powerful L.A. Windward will open against Woodland Hills Taft in a 4 p.m. game on Nov. 25.
Other openers: Palisades vs. Santa Monica, 5:30 p....
| Nov 26, 2013
| 6:51 AM
L.A. Windward, already loaded with top girls' basketball players, unveiled another good one on Monday in the Palisades tournament, getting 15 points from freshman Chelsey Gipson in her debut during a 64-22 win over Taft. USC-bound Kristen Simon added...
| Sep 25, 2013
GLENDALE — It wasn't long ago that Roya Gheissari found herself unable to compete in tennis to the degree she would like.
The No. 1 Flintridge Prep girls' singles player suffered a broken right shin nearly 18 months ago while playing soccer,...
| Sep 25, 2013
Here are some random recommendations from more than 70 different wines sampled for the column on wines closed with a screw cap. White wines and a rose are listed by price first, then red wines.
White and rose
2011 Gouguenheim Torrontes Valle Escondido...