| Mar 30, 2012
| 1:45 PM
Sometimes an unsavory news event gives us the opportunity to peel back a layer on an issue that deserves scrutiny.
Such is the case with the disturbing reports that Larry Hirst, Newport Harbor High School's longtime boys' basketball coach, has been the...
| May 19, 2012
| 1:20 PM
“Your neighborhood music boutique since 1946,” reads the business card for Pedrini Music, which moved to its present location on Foothill Boulevard in La Crescenta in 1997. Founded by Bruno Pedrini in Glendale in 1946, the original store was...
| May 18, 2012
| 10:08 PM
Estancia High center fielder Alex Trancoso has been selected to participate in the Kiwanis Club of Greater Anaheim's 45th annual Orange County North-South All-Star Baseball Game for seniors on June 5 at Glover Stadium, said Coach Nate Goellrich....
| Jun 14, 2012
| 7:56 PM
As a self-professed hockey fan, I find it impossible to let the L.A. Kings' recent win of the Stanley Cup go without at least saying congratulations and thanks to the team I have followed since I was 12. Watching my team hoist the cup was so...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 8:50 PM
Hundreds of graduates, along with their principal, bid farewell Thursday to four years at Glendale Unified High School.
More than 600 graduates dressed in red and black caps and gowns took center stage at Moyse Stadium as they prepared to move on to...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 11:29 AM
In unveiling college football’s future postseason Tuesday, Virginia Tech President Charles Steger said “a four-team playoff doesn’t go too far. It goes just the right amount.” With all due respect, allow me to challenge Steger&...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Thousands of people were at the Convention Center Thursday, rapidly working to finish putting together the NFL experience.
The NFL Experience opens Friday, Jan. 27 at 3 p.m.
"This is our go time. We have all hands on deck," Director of Events,...
| Jan 28, 2012
It's almost time for another Super Bowl, which always makes me think of the Miami Orange Bowl.
That stadium, built in 1937 and demolished in 2008 to make way for a new ballpark for baseball's Miami Marlins, was home to two of the first three Super...
| Jul 9, 2012
Mark Hoplamazian was a freshly minted MBA graduate when consummate dealmaker Jay Pritzker hired him to work on new investments and acquisitions in 1989. Almost immediately, the 25-year-old grandson of Armenian Christian immigrants found himself in an...
| Jan 19, 2010
"Run the football, play good defense and avoid turnovers".
For many years, it's been considered the football formula for success. Vince Lombardi, Don Shula and Chuck Noll were among the hall of fame coaches who believed in those basic strategies for...
| Jan 16, 2009
After a stricken US Airways jet made an extraordinary emergency landing in the Hudson River on Thursday, a flotilla of commuter ferries, water taxis and other boats plucked all 155 passengers and crew -- many shivering as they stood on the plane's wings...
| Oct 9, 2009
Having the skill to bring authentic stories to forceful and persuasive dramatic life is a gift not all writers have, but no one has it more than Britain's Peter Morgan. Best known for having written "The Queen" and "Frost/Nixon," Morgan does it again in...