| Jul 16, 2013
| 7:24 AM
It's nothing new for the Orange County Fair to offer all manner of deep-fried, bacon-wrapped foods, but this year, it seems that there is even more bacon, and then, there's the debut of the Krispy Kreme sloppy Joe sandwich.
Crowds of people flocked...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 3:55 PM
Hazing in the NBA has always been about as sinister as a Dora the Explorer backpack, as menacing as a Hanson song.
If it were a reality television show, it could air on Nick Jr.
Cue the cute and cuddly Earl Clark dressed as a banana.
Cut to Quincy...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 12:57 PM
McDonald's has launched a website devoted to financial advice and tips for its employees called Practical Money Skills for Life, and in the process possibly signaled the fast-food giant isn't paying employees a decent wage.
The site is intended to make...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 2:25 PM
On a hot July afternoon, Martin Riese sits in a suit at one of the patio tables at Ray's and Stark with eight bottles of water and 16 glasses in front of him. He laughs as museum goers pause in front of his table to smirk or make a comment about the odd...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 2:23 PM
No one can say that nothing good came of this week's federal government shutdown.
In an affront to every decent American, the hallowed ground of the Gettysburg National Military Park — a world-renowned symbol of the gallant struggle against a...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 2:29 PM
The Burbank Unified School District could recover about $1 million in funding for special education following the repeal of a bill regulating, but neglecting to pay for, how educators intervene when students exhibit behavior problems.
The 1990 law...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 11:15 AM
The Burbank Police Department received a $375,000 federal grant this week to restore three school resource officer positions, pleasing city and school officials who after years of budget cuts were left with just one officer in that role.
Using a U.S....
| Sep 24, 2013
| 9:32 AM
Get free coffee on Sunday to celebrate National Coffee Day.
Dunkin' Donuts: Grab a free small cup of hot or iced coffee with a mobile coupon on the chain's free smartphone app, available for iPhone or Android. You also can buy DD Coffee for $5.99 a...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 4:04 AM
It's been a long month of celebrations.
So far, we've collected freebies for Labor Day on Sept. 2, International Literacy Day and Grandparents Day on Sept. 8, Cheeseburger Day on the 18th and Talk Like a Pirate Day on Sept. 19.
A few "holidays" we...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 8:09 AM
Krispy Kreme and the Salvation Army Stuff the Bus school supply drive starts Aug. 4 and runs through Aug. 17. All types of school supplies are needed, including notebooks, binders, pens, pencils, scissors, crayons, markers, glue, rulers, and hand...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 9:49 PM
In the land of bacon-wrapped this and barbecued-smothered that, it can be hard to find anything healthy at the Orange County Fair.
Especially if you're a vegetarian.
Animal-derived delights are everywhere you look, from the oversized turkey legs to...
| Aug 10, 2013
| 11:34 AM
Police will be beefing up their presence at the Empire Center Tuesday, as car enthusiasts are expected to flood the parking lot for the "Krispy Kreme" car meet, which has in the past attracted hundreds of people — and their custom cars — via...