| Nov 24, 2003
With the holiday shopping season already under way, many of the nation's leading retailers say they plan to avoid the kind of deep, across-the-board discounts that gave last year's season an air of desperation -- and crimped profits.
Instead, many are...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 1:07 PM
Police are warning about a phone scam that bilked a Glendale man out of $11,500 after he received a call from someone posing as an immigration agent threatening jail time.
In the last few weeks, callers have been posing as Internal Revenue Service ...
| Jan 5, 2011
| 11:55 AM
IMPERIAL — Con miras de llegar a tono a su próximo arranque dentro la Conferencia de la Costa del Pacífico, el selectivo de basquetbol varonil de las Arabes del Colegio del Valle Imperial realizó su tradicional ‘Holiday Classic’,...
| May 22, 2011
Nathan's Famous owner expanded nationwide
Murray Handwerker, 89, who turned Nathan's Famous, the Coney Island hot dog stand founded by his father, into a national franchise, died May 14 at his home in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. He...
| May 21, 2011
Actor played Watson on Holmes series
Edward Hardwicke, 78, who played Dr. John Watson opposite Jeremy Brett as Sherlock Holmes on television in the 1980s and '90s, died of cancer Monday at a hospice in southern England, the Conway van...
| Jan 31, 2011
Gretchen Clarke, who with her husband, Waltah, built what was once the nation's largest retailer of aloha wear, has died. She was 78.
Clarke died Jan. 22 of kidney failure at Eisenhower Medical Center in Rancho Mirage, her son Cameron said.
| May 1, 2011
The intersection of DeSoto and State streets here doesn't look like anything special.
On the southeast corner of the roads is H Town Custom Wheels. Across DeSoto to the west is Beer & Bud Mart, which faces a Church's Chicken stand. Immediately to the...
| Aug 15, 2010
JCPenney is hopping on the European fast-fashion autostrada by teaming up with Mango to put MNG by Mango shops in select Penney stores and online starting Wednesday.
Based in Barcelona, Spain, Mango has more than 1,300 stores in 94 countries but only...
| May 22, 2011
Richard Steinheimer, a master of railroad photography whose poetic images documented a half-century of trains and the landscape of the American West, has died. He was 81.
Steinheimer died May 4 at his Sacramento home of Alzheimer's disease, said his...
| Aug 1, 2010
Keith Richman, a three-term Republican state assemblyman who fought for pension reform and was a leader in the San Fernando Valley secession movement, has died. He was 56.
Richman died of brain cancer Friday at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, said his...
| Aug 26, 2010
| 9:23 AM
MONTROSE -- An actor from the TV drama series "Sons of Anarchy" has been arrested after he allegedly tried to hit a Glendale police officer during a traffic stop.
Mark Hiedrich, 55, of Los Angeles, was taken into custody around 4:40 p.m. Tuesday on...
| Dec 16, 2010
Don't just dream about the turquoise waters of the Aegean or the sunset seen from the island of Santorini when you can drink this stunning white wine made there. Vineyards have been established on Santorini for a while — oh, about 3,500 years....