| Aug 14, 2010
I was 8. Some would say too young to understand. Others would wonder what took so long. I remember the smells, the sounds, the faces. Equally frightening and liberating. I was changed forever.
And that time has come for my daughters.
Time for Dodger...
| Aug 18, 2010
Bobby Thomson, who hit the legendary home run dubbed "the shot heard round the world" for the New York Giants and inspired perhaps the most famous broadcasting moment in baseball history, has died. He was 86.
Thomson, who had been in poor health for...
| Aug 22, 2010
| 10:29 AM
LOS ANGELES -- The Los Angeles Dodgers today announced that Hall of Fame broadcaster Vin Scully will return to the broadcast booth for an unprecedented 62nd season, calling all Dodger home games and those road games against National League West Division...
| Sep 26, 2010
Little, Brown: 394 pp., $27.99
Los Angeles has much to lament. Our Dodgers, victims of a broken marriage, are the neglected boys of summer. The Trojans are on probation, the Bruins are bad and the NFL has...
| Jun 22, 2011
| 10:52 PM
For the past nine seasons, John Ireland has been the Los Angeles Lakers' sideline reporter for KCAL 9 television. But that has changed because the Corona del Mar High alumnus will now be calling the action.
Ireland, a 1981 graduate of CdM, will be the...
| Nov 12, 2011
| 7:12 PM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- The Dodgers are looking make some money from their media rights a year ahead of schedule as they prepare to take on a new owner.
The Wall Street Journal reported Saturday that lawyers for the beleaguered team sought permission...
| Mar 12, 2011
| 11:05 PM
When Charles Harris says, "I've lived a couple different lives," he's probably selling himself short by a few lives, more or less.
There's the Charles Harris who lived in Chicago until age 11, moved to the Bay Area where he went to high school before...
| Mar 10, 2012
| 9:45 PM
There is something so comforting about hearing Vin Scully's dulcet tones announcing Dodger spring training games again.
That same voice has symbolized continuity, history and hope since 1950. As long as Vinny is broadcasting, there is some familiar...
| Aug 26, 2011
| 10:55 PM
LOS ANGELES, Calif. (KTLA) -- Hall of fame baseball broadcaster Vin Scully has announced that he will be returning to broadcast a 63rd season.
Scully, 83, who handles all nine innings on on Fox Sports Prime Ticket and KCAL 9, made the announcement on air...
| Aug 28, 2011
| 7:58 PM
MONDAY, AUGUST 1
Cardiovascular and neurological diseases are two of the biggest killers in America. Learn of the latest advances in treating and dodging each from two doctors from the University of Chicago. Dr. Matthew Sorrentino is a...
| Nov 23, 2011
Nearly every Sunday morning, Thanksgiving and Christmas for almost three decades, the man they called Father Dollar Bill, Father Dollar or just D.B. for Dollar Bill showed up on a skid row sidewalk. He was a white-haired man in a red sweater and a Notre...