| Mar 31, 2009
Goalkeeper Kasey Keller has been named MLS Player of the Week after turning in another clean sheet in Week 2, making five saves, including a stop at the feet of RSL striker Yura Movsisyan in the 49th minute to preserve a 1-0 lead. His performance earned...
| Apr 29, 2009
TUKWILA- Sebastien Le Toux scored two goals and assisted on two others to lead the Seattle Sounders FC to a 4-1 win over Real Salt Lake in a U.S. Open Play-In before a capacity crowd at Starfire Sports Complex in Tukwila, Washington on Tuesday night.
| May 23, 2009
| 7:13 PM
BELMONT SHORE -- Long Beach police Saturday were looking for a man who attempted to rob a woman and abducted her in her own vehicle.
The attack happened around 9:45 Friday night when the woman was exiting her car, a white Volkswagen Jetta, in the 100...
| May 28, 2009
| 8:04 PM
LONG BEACH -- Long Beach Police shot and critically injured a man along a trendy street lined with stores, bars and restaurants in Belmont Shore.
It happened shortly after midnight at Covina Avenue and Second Street, the Long Beach Police Department...
| Jan 6, 2009
The Shore, as locals call it, is a Long Beach neighborhood known for its sunny vibe and the 250 or so businesses lining 2nd Avenue, including eateries, boutiques, and a vibrant night-life mix of bars, pubs, restaurants and live-music venues that keep...
| Oct 23, 2008
| 7:54 PM
Natalie Fiore had 24 assists and six kills to lead Oak Forest to a 25-20, 19-25, 25-22 win over No. 4 Lemont. Dana Wettergren, Becky Bylina and Lexy Maciarz each added eight kills for the Bengals (30-4, 11-0), who earned the South Suburban Blue Conference...
| Nov 3, 2008
Big, burly bodybuilders generally don't do them. Neither do little old blue-haired ladies. Nor does anyone in between. That's because, as strength training goes, the pull-up, the king of the back exercises, is quite difficult. But the benefits of this...
| May 2, 2008
John Malkovich has a killer's look in his eyes. As he methodically paces the room, the actor fixes his unblinking stare on his latest victim -- a young soprano with luminous skin and an innocent face.
Savoring the moment, Malkovich approaches the...
| Sep 15, 2009
| 7:09 PM
There are deals, and then there are delicious deals. But sometimes it's tricky to distinguish between the two when restaurants' offers of "buy one, get one free" and "half-price on Wednesdays" are as commonplace as tuna tartare or beet salad.
| Oct 21, 2009
Conferences in West Michigan should line up rivalry games in week 9. When you think about great college rivalries like Michigan and Ohio State or Army and Navy you think about the last game of the regular season. High School football in West Michigan...
| Oct 22, 2009
Peter Vagenas was a 20-year-old "kid" sitting in the seats at the Rose Bowl when the expansion Chicago Fire won the 1998 MLS Cup.
"They definitely were not an expansion team," Vagenas said.
And neither is his current team, the Seattle Sounders FC.
| Nov 10, 2009
Bon Jovi, 'The Circle' ★ 1/2 (out of four)"Who's gonna work for the working man?" wonders Jon Bon Jovi on the new album by the long-running outfit that bears his name. Well, Bon Jovi is up to the job: On "The Circle" (Island), this band of Jersey...