| Feb 9, 2014
| 3:03 PM
SOCHI, Russia — If only, for apple pie and America's sake, the Olympic downhill had been raced Thursday or Saturday instead of Sunday.
If only clouds had not appeared over Rosa Khutor and created the flat light that so disturbed Bode Miller....
| Feb 8, 2014
| 2:25 AM
SOCHI, Russia -- He came to these Olympics determined to stay his chilled-out, snowboarding self at the pressure-packed Winter Games and, in his own words, continue to “march to his own beat.”
With that attitude and special flair, 20-year-...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 3:04 PM
Although the historically low temperatures that swept through the area earlier this month have departed, the extreme cold damaged – and even destroyed – some plant life in towns along the North Shore.
Following a polar vortex earlier this...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 5:31 PM
This is one of my favorite columns of the year.
Each Thanksgiving, we take a break from the grind of the daily news to appreciate the things we love about living here.
Readers, co-workers and the Sentinel's Facebook friends help assemble this annual...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 3:11 PM
24 hours of "A Christmas Story" (TBS, Tuesday and Wednesday). Jean Shepherd's hardy holiday classic turns 30 this year. (I will pause for those who need to sit for a second in order to take that number in.) Adding tradition to tradition, TBS will again...
| Dec 22, 2013
| 8:00 PM
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This week's TV Movies
The Sing-Off The three remaining groups...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 2:04 PM
Rudolph the fictional reindeer was famous for his oddly colored nose, but his true-life cousins have eyes that change color depending on the season.
In the summer, an interior part of the eyes of Arctic reindeer appears gold, and around Christmas it...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Steven Van Zandt knows his way around the underworld. For six seasons on "The Sopranos," he played Silvio Dante, the consigliere to crime boss Tony Soprano who obediently carried out his orders with a distinctive glower.
But these days the actor is...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 7:26 PM
Nobel prizes in science often go to researchers of an advanced age — many are retired by the time the call comes from Oslo saying they've won.
Fred Kavli, a Norwegian immigrant who got rich from a business he founded in Van Nuys making...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 4:32 PM
The holiday season tends to fill the world with music — from radio stations playing Christmas songs all day long, to church choirs rejoicing, to people just singing on the street. TV, of course, is also a place to find much music and singing this...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 11:06 AM
Sons of Norway Edvard Grieg Lodge will hold a Christmas program with a Santa Lucia procession next week.
The event begins on Saturday, Dec. 14 at 6:30 p.m., but children who want to be involved in the program should come at 6 p.m. Attendees will have the...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 5:05 PM
TV networks keep rolling out their holiday specials, films and episodes this week, so it's up to digital platforms to present non-holiday fare. Season 2 of "CH:OS:EN" and two season of "Aim High" debut on Crackle, while Netflix presents Season 2 of...