| Jan 21, 2014
| 8:06 AM
A lot of my friends who are hockey fans would love to introduce new people to the game, but one issue gets in the way: cost. One thing you want to do when bringing newcomers to their first game is get them good seats. At a Kings or Ducks game, that can...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 10:50 PM
The smile that never seems to leave Nick Young's face has only grown wider in recent weeks.
The lifelong Lakers fan is living his dream, slipping on the jersey of his beloved team. He's even talked trash with Kobe Bryant, the superstar he has long...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 5:37 PM
In a sport dominated not only by who wins but by who makes the most noise, Andre Ward needs to bring some sound and fury into the boxing ring Saturday night.
Winning is not a problem for the 168-pounder from Oakland. He is 26-0.
Getting attention is...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 8:33 PM
Edwin Rodriguez hoped to alter the boxing world's lofty pound-for-pound rankings for Andre Ward and deprive the Oakland fighter of his world super-middleweight belt in the process.
But Rodriguez couldn't make the required 168-pound limit Friday, so...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 10:08 PM
In boxing, you never know what you are going to get.
Andre Ward beat Edwin Rodriguez on Saturday night at the Ontario Citizens Business Bank Arena, and you got Greco-Roman wrestling.
Ward, the WBA super-middleweight champion of the world, was given an...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 10:50 AM
Ten Years Ago
A new local theater group, The Foothill Musical Theatre founded by Marlys Marsteller and Lance Merrill was preparing its inaugural production of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine’s “Into the Woods,” which would be staged...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 2:00 PM
On Monday, six participants of the La Cañada Flintridge Chamber of Commerce's Summer Internship Program shared experiences and lessons learned over six-week stints at local businesses and organizations in a series of public presentations.
| Dec 12, 2013
Ho, Ho, Ho — 'Tis the season. It's party time in the foothills. Last Friday night it was the annual Festival in Lights at Memorial Park. Santa Claus arrived by sheriff's patrol car and greeted the assembled crowd. Carols were sung by the school kids...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 2:54 PM
Unbeaten world super-middleweight champion Andre Ward will return to the ring after more than a 14-month layoff against Edwin Rodriguez on Nov. 16 at Citizens Business Bank Arena in Ontario.
Ward (26-0, 14 knockouts) hasn’t fought since...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 10:55 AM
We know she believes in life after love. Now Cher is showing there's hello after goodbye.
The veteran entertainer on Monday announced that she'll tour North America next year, nearly a decade after the conclusion of her so-called Farewell Tour.
| Sep 28, 2013
| 9:21 PM
The boxing scene Saturday in Los Angeles showcased one great middleweight and three others trying to be.
The great one, Andre Ward, worked from the TV booth at ringside, as one of the three trying to be him, popular Mexican boxer Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.,...
| Mar 16, 2013
| 8:03 PM
For those who’ve never seen what a No. 1 team in the country looks like, go watch the Los Angeles Windward girls’ basketball team. Thirty-two consecutive victories. A guard duo destined for the college ranks. A point guard who commentators.......