| Jul 12, 2012
| 3:40 PM
Laguna man died from stabbing in Santa Monica
A Laguna Beach man was stabbed to death in Santa Monica early Wednesday morning, according to authorities.
Jensen Gray, 27, died of multiple stab wounds in an apartment in the 400 block of Broadway around...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 10:47 AM
Once a year, Hartford’s riverfront reimagines itself. It shape-shifts into a sunny slice of Boston Bay on Jamaica’s east coast, where jerk chefs man stall after stall, allspice wood smoke billows from huge charcoal drums, and the smell of...
| Aug 12, 2012
| 5:54 AM
Dickinson State standout now Olympic gold medalist
Former Dickinson State standout Ramon Miller ran the anchor leg of the 1,600-meter relay team from the Bahamas that won the gold medal Friday night at the Olympics.
Miller trailed Angelo Taylor of...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 9:47 AM
The New Generation Branches Steel Orchestra has been training kids and teens for 25 years in Orlando and has won statewide first places in steel drum competitions.
Their leader StClair Balthazar emphasizes responsibility, academics and pride as well as...
| Mar 10, 2012
Here are sample playlists put together from my own (admittedly limited) library, each one "arced" for a particular purpose. Then I asked a few folks who can really pick out a tune to share their sample lists.
It's siesta time....
| Apr 25, 2012
| 7:20 PM
LeRoy Walker, the first African American to lead the U.S. Olympic Committee and the first black man to coach an American Olympic team, died Monday in Durham, N.C. He was 93.
Walker's death was confirmed by Scarborough & Hargett Funeral home, but no cause...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 10:05 AM
Last year was a volatile one for the inimitable Chicago drummer-bandleader-composer Dana Hall.
With the considerable help of ace arts administrator Kate Dumbleton, Hall had rejuvenated the Chicago Jazz Ensemble, which William Russo had created at...
| Nov 24, 2012
| 6:38 AM
Hector “Macho” Camacho, a former three-division boxing champion who had 88 professional fights against a who’s who of legendary opponents stretching from Ray Mancini (whom he defeated in 1989) to Oscar De La Hoya (who beat him by...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 4:42 PM
COMPTON, Calif. (KTLA) -- The family of a father of two who was shot and killed by deputies in Compton is calling on the FBI to investigate the case.
36-year-old Jose de la Trinidad was a passenger in a car that deputies were attempting to pull over on...
| Nov 17, 2012
| 4:22 AM
The community is invited to attend a free vocal concert by Leah Brown, dramatic, operatic mezzo-soprano.
The concert will be at 4 p.m. Sunday in First United Methodist Church, 312 S. Eighth St., El Centro.
Brown, known for her riveting operatic...
| Dec 8, 2011
| 4:37 PM
Mexico Violence Peace Activist: Another member of a Mexican peace movement has been slain, the second such incident in less than two weeks. Also, Mexican President Felipe Calderon used a televised interview to defend himself against a lawsuit brought by a...
| Dec 30, 2011
| 4:34 PM
25 authors and editors share their literary resolutions for 2012. What's yours?...