| Jul 18, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Jilly Rizzo had spent hours preparing for his 75th birthday party, a soiree the next day that was to include his friend Frank Sinatra and other Rat Pack luminaries. A few minutes after midnight, he got into a white Jaguar......
| Jul 22, 2010
| 4:33 PM
The Palm Springs Art Museum has formed a committee to oversee fundraising and other activities related to a new satellite site that is expected to open in late 2011 or early 2012 in Palm Desert. Organizers said that the new......
| Sep 27, 2010
Missouri City police said Monday they have a person of interest in connection to the death of Leiah Jackson, a nurse's aide at E.A. Jones Elementary.
Jackson's body was found about one in the morning Sunday morning at her home in the 3300 block of Palm...
| Oct 7, 2010
| 5:27 PM
A new gallery aims to bring "only the finest" Early California and Modernist paintings to Laguna Beach.
In celebration of its 25th anniversary, the Palm Desert-based Edenhurst Gallery, owned by Thom Gianetto, Don Merrill and Dan Nicodemo, recently...
| Mar 30, 2010
There will be 10 Multiple Sclerosis Walk events coming this April. MS affects about 101, 500 people in Southern California. The goal is to raise 2.3 Million Dollars for the National Sclerosis Society. This year the Rose Bowl is hosting the biggest walk...
| Apr 4, 2010
"Look at me, do I look like an alter kocker?" Jerry Weintraub asks. Verily, he does not. At the moment, he looks like a guy ready to swing a golf club at a visitor for asking him if he feels like -- to offer a rough translation from the Yiddish -- an...
| Apr 5, 2010
| 10:04 PM
Founder of diner chain
Al Ross, 93, who founded Doggie Diner, a San Francisco Bay Area diner chain as famous for its giant fiberglass dachshund heads as for its food, died Wednesday at a care facility in Palm Springs, the San Francisco Chronicle...
| Apr 15, 2010
With rain soaking their clothing and fogging up their binoculars, 50 researchers and university students armed with butterfly nets and specimen bottles fanned out across Whitewater Canyon at daybreak Monday to take the first full accounting of wildlife in...
| Apr 20, 2010
| 9:19 AM
INDIO -- A dance instructor is accused of having sex with two underage girls, possibly more, in Riverside county's Coachella Valley.
Karl Green, 27, who was a dance instructor for several high schools and private studios in the area, faces charges of...
| May 6, 2010
2007 Quinta do Vallado Douro Vinho Tinto
Dry red wines from the Douro Valley in Portugal, the traditional source for Port grapes, are the new story in this gorgeous wine region to the north of Lisbon. Top Douro wines command high prices, but here's...
| May 13, 2010
GLENDALE — It was simply a forgettable Wednesday altogether for Coach Bob Davidson and his Glendale High boys' tennis team.
It began with a handful of his players taking AP tests and getting out roughly 45 minutes later than expected.
| Jun 4, 2010
Who: Toastmasters International regional officers Kristina Kihlberg and Liz Taschereau.
What: Toastmasters International is a nonprofit organization designed to help people develop, practice and fine-tune their communication and leadership skills....