| Apr 4, 2010
Kenneth Alan Jonsson, an entrepreneur and philanthropist who co-founded the Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center at UCLA, died March 15 at his home in Pacific Palisades.
He had been in declining health for several months after a hospital stay in December,...
| Jul 23, 2009
Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger and legislative leaders on Wednesday held together their plan to close California's $26.3-billion deficit by delaying until next month a vote on a controversial provision to reduce the amount of time that thousands of inmates...
| Aug 17, 2009
Elin Brekke Vanderlip, the Norwegian-born grande dame of the Palos Verdes Peninsula and founder of a Los Angeles group that raised millions of dollars to help rescue France's cultural riches, has died. She was 90.
Vanderlip, who was a member of the...
| Sep 4, 2009
| 5:28 AM
RANCHO PALOS VERDES -- A brush fire that burned 3 acres near Crenshaw Boulevard and Rancho Palos Verdes Drive North, endangering a school, was caused by a car accident, according to authorities.
The fire was reported at 4:59 p.m. Thursday on the border...