Story | Mar 31, 2010
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Story | Sep 2, 2010 | 4:34 PMAlthough what's hip in Hollywood changes faster than you can say "paparazzi," there's one destination that's been consistently starlit since it opened in 1931: the Chateau Marmont hotel. That's why it makes it into the title of Lauren Weisberger's new...
Story | Feb 2, 2010 | 4:32 AM
Roy Knabenshueâs dirigible at the Aviation Meet. January 1910: The Aviation Meet is viewed primary for its accomplishments with airplanes, and the balloonists tend to be overlooked. This photo (possibly by Sawyer and Dwyer, the handwriting on the back...
Story | Feb 15, 2010 | 4:33 PM
Dick Francis, the British jockey-turned-mystery writer, died at home in the Cayman Islands on Sunday. He was 89. The son of a Welsh horse breeder, Francis fought in World War II before becoming a jockey. He was a champion steeplechase...
Story | Sep 13, 2009
++++++++++++++++++++ || Fiction || Weeks on list || || 1. || Inherent Vice by Thomas Pynchon (Penguin Press: $27.95) Noir meets '60s Southern California groovy in a private eye's psychedelic quest. || 5 || || 2. || The Help by Kathryn Stockett (Putnam:...