| Jul 22, 2011
| 10:42 PM
GLENDALE — Kyle Murray went to the mound and did what he does best — get ahead in the count and trust his command.
The San Gabriel Valley Babe Ruth All-Star pitcher couldn't have asked for a better performance than the one that took place...
| Sep 21, 2011
| 7:30 PM
Big Canyon Country Club in Newport Beach was the setting for an underwriting dinner to benefit the upcoming 40th anniversary of Maestro John Alexander's association with the Pacific Chorale.
Chaired by hosts Mart and Margie Hubbard, and Jan Landstrom,...
| Nov 3, 2011
| 4:26 PM
COSTA MESA — The conductor sits comfortably in a backstage room within a concert hall, which, he says, glorifies the qualities of the human voice.
John Alexander is retrospective. His decades leading the Pacific Chorale have added up, and yet the...
| Apr 26, 2012
| 8:48 AM
NEW YORK -- Not only can Costco shoppers find bulk-packs of chicken wings, 24-rolls of toilet paper and large-screen TVs at a discount, they can now land themselves a mortgage.
After a year of testing, Costco (COST, Fortune 500) is rolling out a full-...
| Apr 26, 2012
| 9:14 AM
Not only can Costco shoppers find bulk-packs of chicken wings, 24-rolls of toilet paper and large-screen TVs at a discount, they can now land themselves a mortgage.
After a year of testing, Costco is rolling out a full-service mortgage lending program on...
| May 19, 2008
More than 100 years and a gulf of history separated the two big-thinking American works on Pacific Chorale conductor John Alexander's agenda at Reneé and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall on Saturday night.
First, he gave the West Coast premiere -- and only...
| Jan 31, 2010
Imagine a postmodern Aaron Copland or Charles Ives with a pop cultural twist, and you're primed for the music of Michael Daugherty.
A composer of his time and birthright, Daugherty is a Cedar Rapids, Iowa, native and the musical embodiment of Americana....
| Jul 7, 2008
NEW YORK -- Ted Koppel knows that persuading television viewers to tune into a four-part documentary about China's economic growth could be a difficult sell.
So in the days leading to the broadcast of his latest Discovery Channel program, the veteran...
| Dec 7, 2009
| 4:32 PM
The Rainbow's End One by one the old landmarks are disappearing. Last week the Rainbow, with its old-fashioned mahogany bar, folded. The shabby Rainbow was known in bat cave circles as the saloon that cared. Great men drank there, or at least they thought...
| Jun 5, 2010
| 9:36 PM
Glendora turned its hitters loose in the Division 2 final, and they responded with a 10-3 victory over Yucaipa. Joseph Woodward had two hits. Kyle Layton had a double and two-run triple. John Alexander had a single and RBI double.......
| May 14, 2010
Stacie Smith is having weight loss surgery--again. Her first surgery was gastric band but that simply didn't work--so Friday at Forest Park Medical Center in Dallas she had another procedure, this time gastric bypass.
"I had a procedure done a few...
| Nov 25, 2007
Christian evangelists can be forgiven for feeling under siege these days. Amid charges of runaway personal spending, Richard Roberts resigned as president of Oral Roberts University in Tulsa, and six tax-exempt ministries were recently asked by Sen....