Marlborough Sexual Abuse Case Settled

LOS ANGELES–A confidential settlement was reached in a lawsuit filed by a woman who alleged her former English teacher at a Hancock Park all-girls school sexually abused and impregnated her, but her case will...

[SAINT BRENDAN] A Great Start to the Year

Here at Saint Brendan, we have been back to school for over a month already! So much has happened in this short amount of time and many events are approaching in the near future....

[HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS ROUNDUP]

[HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS ROUNDUP]

Harvard-Westlake   The Wolverines are set up for what could be the best Fall of all, as every single Harvard-Westlake sports team has garnered a spot in the CIF Southern Section’s top 10 rankings....

[HOUSE AND HOLMES] BAR-B-Qs?

We’ve been waiting to buy a new outdoor grill until autumn, when the prices drop as hardware stores make room for cornhusk scarecrows, pimple-covered gourds, and giant inflatable pumpkins. My wife let me choose...

[KEEN TO BE GREEN] Options for an Eco-Afterlife?

As we approach Halloween, we pay more attention to graveyards than perhaps at other times of the year, but the traditional graveyard may soon meet its own demise. Recently, as our resources become scarcer...

[STARGAZING] October 2017

One of two annual meteor showers associated with Halley’s famous comet will reach its peak in the hours before dawn on October 21st. This is the Orionid shower, named after the constellation of the...

Locals React to City’s Proposed $13K Appeals Fee Hike

LOS ANGELES—The possibility the city may raise the cost to file an appeal over its land-use decisions from $89 to $13,538—in order to recover its full cost to process such appeals, officials say—has raised...

Halloween Fun for Boys and Ghouls

    Boo at the Zoo The L. A. Zoo celebrates Halloween with a pumpkin patch and a special focus on the zoo’s “most mysterious, feared and freaky animals”. Additionally, every Saturday and Sunday...

[SENIOR MOMENTS] Changing a Lifestyle

As I found out with my late husband’s ordeal with bone marrow failure, two factors determine our survival—one is our own body’s internal script and the other is based on our lifestyle. My husband’s...