| Jan 12, 2011
| 4:20 PM
Tacos will be going global when Taco Asylum opens at the Camp in Costa Mesa on Thursday. The same masterminds that brought us the delicious Haven Gastropub in Old Towne Orange are thinking out of the box when it comes to tacos.
They're serving up...
| Jul 13, 2011
When some think of natural disasters, a lack of food, clean water and safe shelter sometimes come to mind. But when Angela Edgerly thought of how she could help those affected by the 2010 Haiti earthquake, she thought of people's feet.
| Jul 14, 2011
| 7:19 PM
New York Haitians are sounding off over the airwaves of Radio Soleil.
Haitian President Michel Martelly is taxing all money transfers and phone calls from the United States to Haiti - a country still recovering after last year's devastating earthquake....
| Jul 18, 2011
| 7:40 PM
Haiti and Joplin are places that typically don't have a lot in common, except that both have been virtually destroyed by natural disasters. Kansas City, Missouri, Doctor Dan Purdom knows, because he has been both places to help.
Dr. Purdom, a primary...
| Mar 4, 2011
| 5:52 PM
BURBANK — Sitting in the comfort of his Burbank medical office, orthopedic surgeon Stephan Yacoubian flipped through photographs of a far different environment.
Ranging from snapshots of Haitian school children eagerly accepting candy to shots...
| Mar 14, 2011
| 3:25 PM
We've had our share of natural disasters in south Louisiana and the Gulf coast. From Betsy in 1965 to Camille in 1969 to Katrina, Rita, Gustav and Ike in just the last few years. But nothing we've gone through compares to what Japan is going through...
| Mar 17, 2011
| 8:42 AM
I first met Michael Franti at the Langerado Music Festival. I can’t recall which year — the man played each year the festival was at Markham Park, from 2005 to 2007 — but it had to be either 2005 or 2006, because Yell Fire!, his...
| Mar 17, 2011
| 3:17 PM
Sport Chalet is teaming up with Soles4Souls for the second time in two years to provide shoes to the victims of Japan’s earthquake and tsunami.
The pair first partnered up in January 2010 to collect shoes for the victims of the Haiti earthquake....
| Mar 18, 2011
| 11:49 AM
Friday, the City of Indianapolis launched a program to help the people of Japan recover from this disaster. The outpouring of support for this tragedy, however, has lacked compared to others.
The City of Indianapolis Office of International and...
| Mar 24, 2011
| 8:43 AM
YANGON, Myanmar -- A powerful earthquake hit Myanmar Thursday near its borders with China, Thailand and Laos, the U.S. Geological Survey said.
The quake hit in eastern Myanmar, about 55 miles (89 km) north of Chiang Rai, Thailand, the survey reported....
| Mar 26, 2011
| 12:18 PM
Los Angeles County Firefighter Specialist Anthony Ramirez — better known by his middle name, Pete — returned to work Saturday at Fire Station 82 in La Cañada Flintridge after taking part last week in search-and-rescue missions along the...
| Mar 27, 2011
| 5:33 PM
Spring break trips typically involve sun and fun, but a group of students from West Catholic and Catholic Central High School are doing something a little different.
They're taking a mission trip to Haiti.
"This is my first mission trip. My friends...