| Mar 2, 2012
| 1:57 PM
Since 1946 the Greater Kensington String Band has been a totally volunteer organization that participates in the world famous Mummers Parade on New Year's Day in Philadelphia, PA. String bands have a unique sound. They consist only of string (banjos,...
| Jun 14, 2011
| 8:29 AM
SAN DIEGO -- City workers have closed a road into an expensive neighborhood so they can build a retaining wall to prevent million-dollar homes from sliding down a hillside.
For years Kensington neighbors have watched as their back yards have slowly...
| Oct 20, 2010
| 4:53 PM
The boy who never grew up is more than 100 years old, but new fans are now discovering him in Costa Mesa.
One of the most technologically advanced pieces of theater in history has arrived at the Orange County Performing Arts Center — seats,...
| Nov 9, 2010
| 8:23 AM
As their land slowly inches its way down a Kensington hillside, residents of this toney neighborhood anxiously await a vote by the San Diego City Council. That vote is expected to take place at Tuesday's council meeting.
"It's been an awful long time,"...
| Nov 10, 2010
| 4:13 PM
Goldenwest Street: A misdemeanor assault was reported in the 16500 block at 1:05 p.m. Saturday. The caller reported being punched in the face by his ex-girlfriend.
Springdale Street: A loud party was reported in the 17100 block at 11:03...
| Nov 11, 2010
I was marching down Foothill Boulevard, fuming. My only companion was our black Lab rescue dog, Miss Audrey Hepburn.
I was fuming because Salon's editor, Laura Miller, had blasted a well-established, international creative writing project known as...
| Nov 27, 2010
| 10:23 PM
After two years of repairs, Kensington's iconic city sign is finally back.
The community celebrated its installation in addition to its 100-year anniversary with a picnic and music Saturday afternoon.
Darlene Baumann-Love, whose dad was in the...
| Dec 7, 2010
| 6:52 PM
Below is the new Order of March for the 2011 Mummers Parade.
Comic Division 1. Murray 2. Goodtimers 3. Landi
Comic Wench Brigades 1. Oregon 2. Saints 3. Bryson 4. Riverfront 5. O'Malley 6. Pirates 7. Cara Liom 8. Froggy Carr
Fancy Division 1. Golden...
| Jun 22, 2011
| 5:37 PM
Commonwealth Edison expects to restore power to most of its customers by Thursday night, two days after a violent wave of storms that spawned at least two tornadoes and packed 80 mph winds at one point left about 440,000 customers without electricity...
| Jul 14, 2011
| 1:07 AM
A two-state investigation is now underway to figure out why a Brooklyn man kidnapped, murdered and dismembered a 9-year-old boy with autism who was lost and trying to find his way home, NYPD detectives said Wednesday.
According to NYPD Commissioner...
| Jul 13, 2011
| 2:25 PM
Eight-year-old Leibby Kletzky apparently made a wrong turn and got lost on the way to meet his parents Monday when he came face to face with his suspected killer Levi Aron near 18th Avenue and 44th Street, where he asked him for directions, NYPD...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 11:56 AM
BROOKLYN, NY (KTLA) -- A former butcher who plead guilty to kidnapping, killing and dismembering an 8-year-old Orthodox Jewish boy was sentenced to 40 years to life in prison on Wednesday.
The 36-year-old Aron admitted killing the child after the boy...