| May 23, 2013
| 12:48 PM
Many an inebriated college student may have thought about how good tacos wrapped in a Doritos shell would taste, but a prison inmate is suing Irvine-based Taco Bell, saying the idea for the fast-food hit was his.
Gary Anthony Cole, 49, filed a federal...
| May 13, 2013
| 8:03 AM
Events set at Garrard library
Events at the Garrard County Public Library this week include:
- RAWR — Reading and Writing Rock Story Hour: Reading and Writing Rock is 6 p.m. Tuesday. Participants can hear stories, crafts and more fun at the...
| May 13, 2013
| 12:20 PM
Did you get out and shop in April?
Retail sales numbers released today show improving consumer confidence and more spending in stores.
The National Retail Federation reported a 0.6 percent seasonally adjusted sales gain from March to April,...
| May 6, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Companies supplying components for the nuclear power industry are located throughout the United States, including a number in Maryland. These manufacturing firms have developed businesses providing components and equipment required for the maintenance and...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 8:12 AM
Family movie night — 4:30 p.m. today. The animated feature at last reveals the incredible, never-before-seen answer to every child’s question: How does Santa deliver all those presents in one night? The answer: Santa’s exhilarating,...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 7:34 AM
Story Hour — 10 a.m. Wednesday and 1 p.m. Thursday, and this week, there will be a special guest.
Visitors can bring their children, age 18 month through 4 years, to story hour and help them develop skills that will enable them to succeed at...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 10:36 AM
LANCASTER — Lancaster’s hope of building a new $12-million water plant looks a little brighter in 2012.
The city officially received an anticipated $2.5 million grant from the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 9:34 PM
COSTA MESA — To the crashing of cymbals and beating of drums, a brilliantly adorned troupe of Lion Dancers at South Coast Plaza on Thursday heralded the arrival of the Year of the Dragon.
The shopping center was kicking off its 13-day celebration...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 10:00 PM
Exactly 25 years ago, the last time a sitting Connecticut governor visited China, Anne Evans was on the trip trying to sell recycled tires through her new Hebron firm, EER Ltd.
The trip with Gov. William A. O'Neill, and about 60 other people, launched...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 8:12 PM
Computer Friends of OASIS
The OASIS Senior Center's Computer Friends, a club which helps seniors learn computer basics, meets at 1 p.m. the second Wednesday of each month at the Oasis Senior Center, 801 Narcissus Ave., Corona del Mar. The...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 1:56 PM
The U.S. Department of Commerce has awarded the Wichita Airport Authority a nearly $2 million grant from the Economic Development Administration for infrastructure improvements to facilitate the Bombardier Learjet Expansion.
The total cost of the...