| Nov 6, 2012
| 2:13 PM
I share Rafael Aberasturi's lament that the bear Meatball has been saved by placing him in captivity, and that now he is to be neutered.
However, I would like to point out that the neutering of Meatball will not endanger the population of bears in the...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 2:14 PM
Whether you celebrate Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa or “Festivus” (Google it non-”Seinfeld” fans), this time of year is rife with holiday traditions. Two of Burbank’s long-standing yuletide events added to their history as...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 3:44 PM
— The world has been grieving along with Newtown and the physical manifestation of that grief — a tide of teddy bears and toys, letters and cards, checks and cash, even hams and turkeys — has been delivered by mail and by hand since just...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 11:25 AM
Father-daughter dances and mother-son ballgames -- those cherished hallmarks of Americana -- have been banned in a Rhode Island school district after they were targeted by the American Civil Liberties Union.
The ACLU, the self-proclaimed guardian of...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 4:29 PM
When Rodgers and Hammerstein's musical version of "Cinderella" made its debut on television back in 1957 (with Julie Andrews, fresh from "My Fair Lady," in the title role), it became the most widely viewed program in the history of the medium. And every...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 4:06 PM
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Police arrested a suspect in east Springfield for the robbery of the Citizens Bank of Rogersville on Friday afternoon. The bank is located at U.S. 60 and Farm Road 189, between Springfield and Rogersville.
The robbery was a few...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 3:40 PM
If you have ever spent five minutes talking sports with me, then you know I love a good underdog. Maybe it's the fact I went to a mid-major (it's Missouri State, but we won't talk about that now. WSU is in both tourneys, the Bears are watching on tv)....
| Feb 21, 2013
| 9:09 PM
It's been six years, but Bruton's boys basketball team finally booked a return trip to the state tournament.
The Panthers locked up the elusive berth Thursday night at home with a thrilling 66-59 win over No. 7 seed Lafayette in the Region I Division...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 6:02 AM
Expect at least five major projects to open at Central Florida theme parks and attractions in 2013.
•Antarctica — Empire of the Penguin, SeaWorld Orlando: The ride combines a mobile-simulator platform with a trackless navigation system....
| Feb 28, 2013
| 6:36 PM
Jabari Parker was hurt, Russell Woods was new and an unknown sophomore saved the day.
Two days, actually.
It was the infancy of Simeon's strange season, and 6-foot-7 Edward Morrow emerged as the unlikely star of two of the Wolverines' first four...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 11:49 AM
David Giuntoli plays Det. Nick Burkhardt on NBC's "Grimm," which is one of the struggling network's bright spots. The supernatural procedural tells the tale of a Portland police detective who discovers that he's a descendant of the Grimms, who not only...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 6:30 PM
James Conlon is a born and bred New Yorker but sunny Los Angeles apparently agrees with him.
The 62-year-old conductor has renewed his contract with the Los Angeles Opera for five more years, and will remain music director at least through the end of the...