| Sep 15, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Scouting Information Manager Charles Klask is leaving the Orlando Magic to take a position with the Detroit Pistons....
| Sep 15, 2011
| 3:18 PM
The Orlando Magic are about to lose a key member of their basketball operations staff.
Charles Klask, the Magic’s scouting information manager, has accepted a job with the Detroit Pistons.
“Charles was our statistics guru,” Magic...
| Jan 6, 2011
| 7:59 AM
Thousands of the top show pigeons from around the world have come to San Diego to compete in the Grand National Pigeon Show Competition.
The last time it was held in San Diego was in 1978. The nearly 6,000 competitors are judged on a variety of things...
| Jun 1, 2011
| 4:21 PM
Vic and I had an out-of-town guest last week, Harold Drabkin from Bangor, Maine. We were friends with Harold back in our graduate school days at Wesleyan University, nearly 40 years ago. We've seen Harold only a couple of times since then. It's amazing to...
| Apr 26, 2012
| 6:12 PM
Ron Magneson’s family moved to Walnut Drive in 1948 when he was four years old, and remained there until they were forced to leave in 1964 by construction of the Glendale (State Route 2) Freeway.
“It was a very short street,” he...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 1:39 PM
VICTORVILLE, Calif (KTLA) --The landmark Roy Rogers Double R Bar Ranch will be auctioned off, along with collectible Roy Rogers memorabilia, Thursday.
The auction includes the horse ranch with numerous equestrian facilities including stables and a half-...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 3:55 PM
He's wearing black slacks and a black shirt and cowboy hat. There's a bit of silver woven in, too, that picks up the light in the small hotel room.
With his neatly trimmed beard and gentle country manner, he cuts a romantic, old-time figure, like some...
| Dec 25, 2011
| 5:02 PM
LMU at 100: Learn. Lead. Serve.
Parade order: 68
LMU rings in its centennial with a floral replication of its university in this year’s 123rd Rose Parade. The 55-foot-long float will feature the iconic LMU “bluff” letters — those...
| Jan 2, 2012
| 3:19 PM
LOS ANGELES - A Marine marching band from Camp Pendleton and grand marshal J.R. Martinez drew among the biggest cheers from thousands of parade-goers who lined Colorado Boulevard for the 123rd Rose Parade, which began on a chilly Monday morning and...
| Jul 25, 2011
| 8:00 AM
Runnin' down the road may be the Road Runner's idea of fun, but the classic American summer vacation road trip, even when pointed toward a beloved destination, can get long, tiresome and boring. What helps? The food along the way.
We're talking here...
| Jul 17, 2008
HERE IN the high desert north of Palm Springs, the tranquillity may be inspirational, but the elements can be harsh. Coping with 100-plus heat one month, flurries of snow in another can prove tough for residents in the cramped, wooden homes typical of the...
| Dec 3, 2006
PARIS gave the fashion world the little black dress, Milan the perfectly tailored jacket. And Los Angeles? The Juicy Couture tracksuit. That's right, thanks to Southern California, sweats aren't just for the gym, jeans aren't just for weekends and flip-...