| Mar 14, 2013
| 5:29 PM
As Laguna Beach officials move forward in updating the city's housing plan, there is one key group they must consider: seniors, who represent a third of the beach community's residents.
"We have people who have lived [in Laguna] for 20, 30, 40 years,...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 6:58 AM
More than one in five residents of Broward and Palm Beach counties is Hispanic, but that hasn’t translated into power at city halls, county commissions or in Tallahassee and Washington, D.C.
Only a handful of the two counties’ elected...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 11:49 AM
More than one in five residents of Broward and Palm Beach counties is Hispanic, but that hasn't translated into power at city halls, county commissions or in Tallahassee and Washington, D.C.
Only a few of the two counties' elected officials are Hispanic...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 2:16 PM
LAUDERDALE-BY-THE-SEA – To national Congress watchers, the Broward-Palm Beach County 22nd District race between Lois Frankel and Adam Hasner is one of the most important in the country.
It’s not necessarily that high a priority for voters...
| Dec 17, 2012
| 2:53 PM
"Gangnam Style" may be the hottest Korean crossover right now, but La Caņada High School teacher Sun Choe is on a mission to forge long-lasting ties between La Caņada Flintridge's fast-growing Korean population and the community at large.
| Sep 15, 2012
| 6:00 PM
At the center of the fall campaigns, from the presidential race on down, is whether to extend all or some of President George W. Bush's temporary tax cuts which are set to expire at the end of the year.
President Barack Obama wants the Bush-tax cuts to...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 5:59 PM
Fairfield’s history started over 150 years ago and on the other side of the country in Fairfield, Connecticut, which was the hometown of Captain Robert H. Waterman.
After sailing around the world five times, he and his wife decided to move to the...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 6:12 AM
Chicago Public Schools on Tuesday released a list of schools that are underenrolled according to this year's attendance figures, providing additional data for a commission that is studying school closings but may not weigh in on which buildings should...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 4:07 PM
As Susana Cruciana strolls down Second Street, she recounts details of a past Laguna.
"There was a roller skating rink on the corner," said Cruciana, 63. Then she turns slightly and points to another site where sits a pale green, two-story Laguna...
| Apr 13, 2013
There are visible signs in Costa Mesa that the housing market is recovering.
After a few years of virtually no new residential construction (between 2009 and 2012, Costa Mesa added only 56 new housing units, with zero in 2011), it's heartening to see...
| Mar 31, 2013
Glendale this year has limited the sample ballot that goes out to all voters to just English and Armenian. But critics say officials should have kept with the prior practice of including all four major languages spoken in the city to avoid...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 4:17 PM
Every child who has attended elementary school in the U.S. can without a doubt recall the famous “In 1492, Columbus sailed the ocean blue” rhyme.
Though the rest of the poem is a distant memory, as adults, many of us have been exposed to...