| Apr 25, 2014
| 7:30 PM
A man believed to be homeless died Friday after pushing a shopping cart over a downed power line in Fullerton, police said.
When officers arrived at the 1800 block of Commonwealth Avenue, the man was on the ground and in contact with the cable,...
| Aug 4, 2010
| 10:52 PM
A book club with a Hollywood sheen, the monthly literary luncheon known as Round Table West, took root in 1977 at a ballroom in the Ambassador Hotel and grew into the largest such gathering in the nation.
Public relations executive Marylin Hudson was one...
| Nov 28, 2010
Where to see big bands:
Baked Potato, 3787 Cahuenga Blvd., Studio City, (818) 980-1615, http://www.thebakedpotato.com
CatalinaBar and Grill, 6725 W. Sunset Blvd., Hollywood, (323) 466-2210, http://www.catalinajazzclub.com
Charlie O's Jazz Club, 13725...
| Jan 9, 2011
During his three decades at the helm of Social Distortion, singer, guitarist and songwriter Mike Ness has repeatedly turned to the rich vein of his own hardscrabble life as a hell-raising teen and then a heroin-addicted rock musician.
But in putting...
| Jan 6, 2011
Tucked in the back room of a tiny powdered-sugar-dusted San Fernando Valley storefront, Armand Sahakian patiently tends to the sweet syrup bubbling in two giant copper caldrons. Six days a week, the owner of Nory Candy & Pastry delicately flavors each...
| Jun 6, 2011
| 12:57 PM
You can't spell "love" without "L." The CTA on Monday was named most romantic U.S. transit system by Craigslist.
The CTA had five stations in the top 10 most romantic list, which Craigslist calculated by dividing the total number of Missed Connection ads...
| Jul 18, 2010
As UC Davis physicist and geologist John Rundle ponders the map of recent California earthquakes, he sees visions of a doughnut even Homer J. Simpson wouldn't like.
The doughnut is formed by pinpointing the recent quakes near Eureka, Mexicali and Palm...
| Aug 13, 2010
Customers have been wondering for weeks when they'd show up, and now Wong Farms' desert mangoes, among the most exotic and eagerly sought fruits grown in California, are back at the Wednesday Santa Monica farmers market. Juicy, sweet and aromatic, they're...
| Mar 18, 2011
| 4:35 PM
AMBASSADOR LEAGUE Linfield Christian 6, Western Christian 4 BIG VIII LEAGUE Riverside Poly 4, Corona Centennial 0 CAMINO REAL LEAGUE Mary Star 17, St. Bernard 2 St. Monica 11, Serra 1 CROSSTOWN LEAGUE Port of Los Angeles 21, Animo Venice......
| Apr 2, 2011
| 4:36 PM
SOFTBALL ACADEMY LEAGUE Whitney 20, Crean Lutheran 5 AGAPE LEAGUE Academy for Academic Excellence 14, Excelsior 1 Hesperia Christian 19, Apple Valley Christian 5 ARROWHEAD LEAGUE Nuview Bridge 14, California Lutheran 4 CHANNEL LEAGUE Buena 9, Ventura 0...
| Apr 6, 2011
| 4:37 PM
SOFTBALL ACADEMY LEAGUE Whitney 9, Crean Lutheran 4 AGAPE LEAGUE Academy for Academic Excellence 20, Apple Valley Christian 0 Victor Valley Christian 18, Hesperia Christian 3 AMBASSADOR LEAGUE Aquinas 17, Western Christian 0 Linfield Christian 6,...
| Apr 5, 2011
| 4:35 PM
A Los Angeles County sheriff's deputy who was stripped of duty is scheduled to be tried Wednesday on charges that he assaulted his ex-girlfriend with a handgun after he put the weapon in his mouth and pulled the trigger. Sean......