| Aug 17, 2012
| 8:40 PM
Some campers learned a few new dance moves this week at a revamped summer camp for special-needs children in Costa Mesa.
Halfway through the Camp of Creative Minds, which is eight weeks and serves children ages 5 to 18 who have autism or other related...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 7:58 PM
at YMCA Aquatic Center
Teams: 1. Boca Raton (BR), 285; 2. Palm Harbor University (PHU), 247; 3. Sarasota Riverview (SR), 219; 4. Miami Palmetto (MP), 153; 5. St. Thomas Aquinas (STA), 145.3; 6. Seminole...
| Sep 29, 2012
| 6:45 PM
First Academy 3, Holy Trinity 0
Buzz: Brittany Smith had 11 kills in a 25-11, 25-22, 26-24 victory for First Academy (12-6). Jordan Wilson had 20 digs.
First Academy 3, Jacksonville Providence 0
Buzz: Kennedy Wilson had 11 kills...
| May 4, 2012
| 5:31 PM
When Katherine Boo won the MacArthur Foundation “genius” grant 10 years ago, the citation praised her as one of the most influential journalists writing about contemporary social conditions.
It noted her "expansive research, elegant...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 9:32 PM
Kai Wilson wants to make a living as a cartoonist.
Late at night, the 17-year-old practices his craft. He likes to create anime characters and football players. Many of those players are Wilson's teammates at Corona del Mar High.
The players are...
| May 18, 2012
| 8:05 AM
Our May Book of the Month discussion will conclude with an interview with Katherine Boo, author of “Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity.” The MacArthur Genius winner, recognized for the prodigious...
| May 20, 2012
| 7:58 PM
The big reveal at the end of Sunday night's episode of "Game of Thrones" is that the Stark children, Bran and Rickon, are not only alive, but hiding right beneath Theon Greyjoy's nose in Winterfell. So much for Greyjoy's relentless hunt.
| May 24, 2012
| 7:04 AM
Every page I turn lately seems anchored in economics. And politics aside, there is no denying these uncertain economic times have readers flocking to stories of poverty and power, examining how we provide for ourselves, and what the future might portend....
| Jun 7, 2012
| 7:27 PM
The popularity of musical theater in the middle part of the past century brought with it a few gentle spoofs of the genre — "Little Mary Sunshine" and "Dames at Sea" among the most notable.
The satirical art also flowered in England, where...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 9:49 AM
Sedona, Ariz., is one of Chandler Tschand’s favorite places in the world. He’s been there dozens of times, so it’s no coincidence that he and his wife, Asha (the official owner), named their year-old Woodstock restaurant Sedona Grill....
| Apr 13, 2011
| 4:34 PM
They might be the youngest and most passionate cookbook publishers ever. School chums Ben Hall, 12, and Riya Uppal, 12, both of Oak Brook, have …...