| Mar 24, 2013
| 2:53 PM
COSTA MESA — No. 3-seeded Bradley Klahn of Poway used his blistering forehand to devastating effect in the finals of the Costa Mesa Pro Classic Sunday, defeating Korea's Min Hyeok-Cho in straight sets.
The left-handed Klahn, 22, defeated Cho, 6-3,...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 11:35 AM
95B Whiting St., Plainville, (860).255-4252, relicbeer.com
The Connecticut beer scene just got a little bigger. Maybe by a couple hundred square-feet or so. That's because Relic Brewing, the "nano-brewery" in Plainville, recently...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 11:44 PM
Local youth sailors from Balboa Yacht Club and California Yacht Club recently joined 14 teams of talented youth sailors from around the world to compete in the HARKEN Youth International Match Racing Championship 2013 at the Royal New Zealand Yacht...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 4:48 PM
AUCKLAND, New Zealand -- Two labs are under investigation after mix-ups resulted in mastectomies for 4 women who never had cancer.
Biopsy results on the 4 women showed breast cancer, according to a report by the New Zealand Health Ministry.
As a result,...
| Sep 9, 2012
| 1:26 PM
Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort & Spa Kauai
Luxury 4-Star property named one of the worlds best 500 hotels by Travel & Leisure
Resort finished a multimillion dollar revamp in 2011 and features 6 bars/restaurants and top-rated spa/golf course
| Dec 20, 2011
| 3:12 PM
Henry Winkler is an actor, author, director and photographer, but if he were to pursue a new career, he says, he'd become a professional fly fisherman.
"There's no way I'd compare myself to any of the great fishermen out there," says Winkler, 66. "But...
| Jan 29, 2012
New Mexico: This year, New Mexicans mark 100 years of statehood. But much of the state's appeal stems from its human history that goes back much further. (In 2010, Santa Fe celebrated 400 years of cityhood.) Explore here: the adobe architecture and art...
| Feb 26, 2012
At 10:47 a.m. on Feb. 3, 1931, an earthquake measuring 7.8 on the Richter scale shook the town of Napier, onNew Zealand'sNorth Island, killing 161 people. The fires that followed consumed all but a few reinforced concrete buildings. In 21/2 minutes,...
| Feb 26, 2012
THE BEST WAY TO NAPIER, NEW ZEALAND
From LAX, connecting service (change of plane) to Napier is offered on Air New Zealand. Restricted round-trip fares begin at $1,118, excluding taxes and fees.
To call the numbers below from the U.S.,...
| Jun 15, 2011
Edward G. 'Ted' Jones
Scientist studied brain anatomy, schizophrenia
Dr. Edward G. "Ted" Jones, 72, a former UC Irvine neuroscientist who was an expert on brain anatomy and the causes of schizophrenia and other psychiatric disorders, collapsed and...
| Jan 26, 2011
Rick Gollinger grew up in a hunting family with a kitchen that was regularly full of game.
Unfortunately, his mother — who was otherwise a great cook — followed her generation's technique of overcooking, or "killing game a second time in...
| Apr 6, 2011
Everyone wants pinot noir. Those who set the table want its come-hither aromas of red fruits and dried leaves stippled with rain, its supple texture and haunting length of flavor, its pliancy with all manner of food. Winemakers want the...