| Nov 23, 2009
| 4:34 PM
Just another example of the amazing concerts that we Angelenos are privy to-- the Books at Hollywood Forever. Baffling, brilliant and impossible to pigeon hole, the Books create experimental, kaleidoscopic music that incorporates elements of folk and...
| May 18, 2008
IN LOS FELIZ, across from a 7-Eleven on North Vermont Avenue, a few dozen men in their early 20s to late 80s share a dinner behind closed doors. Some wear full tuxedos with bow ties and jeweled cuff links, some have shoulder-length hair, and others wear...
| Dec 5, 2007
Deep in the woods near Brushy Creek stands an old beech tree, its smooth bark etched with dozens of carvings, including biblical references, a heart and a legless horse.
Bob Brewer was 10 when his great-uncle, W.D. "Grandpa" Ashcraft, pointed it out on a...
| Jan 21, 2008
Two teens were killed and at least nine people were injured in weekend gunfire at two crowded parties in south Los Angeles County, investigators said Sunday.
The unrelated parties were widely publicized. Details about one event, held at a rented Long...
| Apr 23, 2009
Every year, dozens of valuable items recovered by police and left unclaimed, go on sale. The result will be some unheard of deals.
San Diego police will once again hold an auction this Saturday at the Scottish Rite Event Center with hundreds expected to...
| Jan 2, 2009
EVENT: Pancake Breakfast & Carmel Masonic Angel Fund Silent Auction
DATE: Saturday, January 10, 2009
TIME: 7a.m. - 10a.m.
WHERE: Carmel Masonic Lodge #421, 310 1st. Street, N.E. Carmel
COST: $5/adults; $2/children
INFO: Charles Sparks: firstname.lastname@example.org...
| Sep 8, 2009
Shut down by hurricane Ike and previously in danger of closing for good, Galveston's Shriners' Hospital may soon make a surprising comeback.
The hospital had been a valuable asset to our community providing free reconstruction and burn treatment to about...
| Aug 30, 2009
Remember Robert Bly's bestselling 1990 book "Iron John: A Book About Men"? It was the manifesto for a movement -- a call for men to get back in touch with their primal selves. Go out in the woods, strip off your shirt, bang on a drum and howl at the moon....
| Jul 16, 2009
Bones are the body's first lines of defense. They protect the brain, heart and lungs and anchor the muscles. They keep us mobile. And all they ask in return is our support to keep them strong: good nutrition, weight-bearing exercise, calcium and Vitamin...
| Jun 6, 2009
A three-year-old girl who was among dozens injured in a fatal day care fire in northern Mexico arrived Saturday at a regional pediatric burn hospital in Sacramento.
The girl has burns over 80 percent of her body and is expected to require months of...
| Jun 6, 2009
The president of Mexico has ordered an investigation into a fire at a day care center that killed 31-children. 25 other children and 5 employees were hospitalized after Friday's fire in Northern Mexico. The fire may have started at a nearby tire and car...
| Jun 7, 2009
A 3-year-old boy who was badly burned in a fire that killed dozens at a Mexican day care center was scheduled to undergo several hours of skin grafting surgery, a Sacramento pediatric hospital official said Sunday.
The boy was burned over about half...