| Sep 27, 2013
| 1:56 PM
Los Angeles City Councilman Mitch O'Farrell on Friday proposed banning animal snare traps in the city, saying the wire nooses used to trap coyotes are "inhumane."
O'Farrell said his office was alerted to a coyote killed in a snare trap in Silver Lake...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 7:32 AM
James Gandolfini died in June at age 51, and it's still a terrible loss, all these breathless 24-hour news cycles later. His final picture, a crime drama called "Animal Rescue," opens next year. Meantime, consider writer-director Nicole Holofcener's...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 10:54 AM
Maybriar/Vanhook reunion will be Sunday, Sept. 29 at 1 p.m. at the Logan Hubble, Shelter #3. Bring a covered dish. For more information, call Mary Wolfe at 365-2185.
Waynesburg Elementary PTO Harvest Fest
| Sep 20, 2013
| 4:30 PM
The day after our first date, I received a letter grade. "A+," she texted.
We had gone from the Internet to real life in two days, and one 10-hour first date had me hooked. I actually had been hooked hours before when nearing 2 a.m. she was in the midst...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 6:15 AM
BOYNE CITY — The Charlevoix Area Humane Society is off to a good start for their Dining 4 Paws event, after wining a grant.
The humane society won a grant worth $4,000 from the Petco Foundation at the Michigan Partnership Animal Welfare...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 5:25 AM
Steppin’ Out Studio of Dance is holding fall registration
Registration for fall classes at Steppin’ Out Studio of Dance will be held Monday and Tuesday, Sept. 23 and 24 from 1 to 3 p.m. and 5 to 7 p.m. For more information, contact Gina...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 11:38 AM
High-diving seabirds known as blue-footed boobies have been popping up all over Southern California and as far north as Marin County in recent weeks.
Bird-watchers are intrigued and delighted by the boobies, which rarely venture north of Imperial...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 6:03 AM
In the 16 years since it opened, La Grange Park animal shelter Catnap From the Heart has given more than 11,000 animals homes. And they just keep coming.
"We're seeing more cats," said shelter director Bobbi Meyer. "And lots more kittens."
| Sep 17, 2013
| 10:59 AM
Virginia oysters and wines are on the menu for a major culinary event taking place Saturday, Nov. 2, in Irvington.
The first Virginia Wine and Oyster Classic is a partnership between the local oyster industry, 15 Virginia wineries and 10 of the state&...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 4:26 PM
A bunch of Broadway musicals, the return of favorite rocking Christmas shows, a classic crooner and comedians, an iconic performer’s daughter and more fill the 2013-14 season that was just announced for Easton’s State Theatre. Yup, Little...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 8:00 AM
At first I thought it was too early to look ahead at the new attractions coming to U.S. theme parks in 2014, but then I realized a number of big rides have already been announced and many more are already in the planning stages.
Photos: Most anticipated...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 6:19 AM
Few words conjure up exotic images more than “Africa.” The Dark Continent is synonymous with exotica: magnificent animal migrations; panoramic vistas of mountains, rivers, waterfalls, savannahs and lakes; wilderness trails, picturesque...