| Jun 17, 2014
| 6:57 PM
As the Burbank YMCA celebrates its 90th anniversary, it recently honored two families and several individuals for their ongoing volunteerism to the facility.
Considering the local Y's longevity, YMCA officials said it was fitting to recognize the...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 6:10 AM
A free bike rodeo, a series of bike-related workshops and a potluck luncheon will take place Saturday in an effort to promote what is being billed as Chicago’s next great park, officials said.
The mix of events will take place in Bucktown and is...
| Jun 23, 2014
Adolph Kiefer was about to do the backstroke.
Which promised a memorable moment for the awe-struck lap swimmer who was watching.
It was Kiefer's backstroke that launched him to glory in the 1936 Berlin Olympics, where he won the gold in the 100...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 11:47 AM
YMCA of South Palm Beach County's 12th annual "Inspiration Breakfast" will take place April 8, from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m., at the Boca Raton Resort & Club. The breakfast, bringing business and community leaders together, will raise funds for the Y's financial...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 5:58 PM
The 12th annual Wags ‘n Whiskers/Kids ‘n Kritters Day will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sunday in the 2200 and 2300 blocks of Honolulu Avenue in Montrose. There will be a petting zoo featuring an educational hands-on show presented at 10:...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 3:26 PM
Do you know what to do when a message pops up on your computer asking if you want to chat? La Caņada Unified second-graders do.
“If they don’t give their name, you shouldn’t do it,” said Paradise Canyon Elementary School student...
| May 1, 2014
| 12:46 PM
Tickets are on sale now for the Community Center’s annual Casino Night, which will be held at 6:30 p.m. Friday, May 23, to kick off the city’s annual Fiesta Days activities. Ticket information is available online at www.cclcf.org.
| May 1, 2014
| 1:36 PM
Former La Caņada Mayor Steve Del Guercio, retired teacher and Boy Scout leader Harriet Hammons and Kyla Bradley, a high school student dedicated to making the area's homeless feel loved, are among this year's winners of the Les Tupper Community Service...
| May 1, 2014
| 7:19 PM
For the first time in six years, a Corona del Mar High School student will serve as a delegate at the YMCA's Youth and Government Conference on National Affairs.
Matilda Bress, a junior at CdM, is one of 25 California students who will travel to North...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 7:22 PM
The hundreds of people marching against prostitution on Saturday, along one of the city's busiest sex-for-sale corridors, were a sign of how the tide has turned and the weapons have changed in the battle against what used to be considered a "victimless...
| May 5, 2014
| 9:55 AM
All she does is win, win, win, no matter what.
Newport Harbor High senior Marissa Robertson can relate to that DJ Khaled song. This year in the pool, she has been unbeatable for the Sailors girls' swim team.
Robertson has won all of her individual...
| May 7, 2014
| 3:32 PM
The Crescenta Valley Town Council’s Land Use Committee will meet at 6:30 p.m. this Thursday in the community room at the La Crescenta Library, 2809 Foothill Blvd.
Attendees should enter through the back of the library, off the upper parking lot...