528 p. 2012 How can a writer fill over 500 pages largely about ordinary lives where nothing much happens and yet leave you wanting more? This was my selection for bookgroup but I must confess that I didn’t realize that … Continue reading ?
I may be late to the festivities once again, but it's time to look at Shuriken Sentai Ninninger's heroes in motion. Silly enough, these videos caught me by surprise, as I wasn't expecting to see a promotional video for the show yet. If anything, this means that the series lived up to its ninja motif before its Feb. Show More Summary
If someone wants to build a bronze statue commemorating Josh Rosen's days at Bellflower St. John Bosco, it would be understandable. He's a 17-year-old senior quarterback who helped change the culture and perception of the Braves' football program.
If anyone didn't know about junior receiver Javon McKinley of Corona Centennial High before the playoffs, they surely were aware of him afterward.
Overcoming a season-opening loss to Santa Ana Mater Dei, using a two-quarterback rotation that no one else would dare try, winning the Pac-5 Division championship in his first attempt — those are just a few of the coaching achievements in 2014 for Matt Logan of Corona Centennial.
A VOA profile: Brewer Happy Sekanka (VOA / Darren Taylor) The world over, beer is a testosterone-fuelled industry. Advertisements for the globe’s most popular alcoholic beverage are almost exclusively aimed at men. But a group of women...Show More Summary
Whether his opponent was strong or weak, Joseph Wicker of Long Beach Poly High always found a way to influence the game from his position on the defensive line.
Another reason why societies should allow the blossoming of homegrown IP systems. Bunny Huang highlights the difference between Western IP-heavy systems and China's bi-directional "Gonkai" framework: image courtesy of Bunnie StudiosShow More Summary
Today's sweater weather was a preview of what forecasters say could be the chilliest week of the year.
Former President George H.W. Bush will remain hospitalized in Texas for a sixth night, his spokesman said Sunday, adding that they hope for “news about a possible discharge soon.”
The ACT Emergency Services Agency (ESA) today announced a temporary road closure as part of the construction of the new South Tuggeranong Fire & Rescue station. “The building of the new emergency services facility on the corner of Drakeford Drive and Tharwa Road is at an advanced stage and is on schedule to be completed in [...]
Jordan Farmar is a two-time NBA champion and has been a starting point guard in the league.
For decades, California has debated whether immigrants in the country illegally should be issued driver's licenses. It began during the anti-illegal immigration movement of the mid-1990s and continued as Latinos have gained significant political clout in Sacramento.
Year-end Predictions and Analysis by Joshua Landis Syria Comment 28 December 2014 Syria will become increasingly fragmented in 2015. The Somalia-izaton of the country is inevitable so long as the international community degrades all centers of power in Syria and the opposition fails to unite. Show More Summary
The Chinese carriage trade is going digital.
Metropolitan Diary: After a local barbershop shutters, a yearslong search for a new barber ends with a cut and a surprise.
On Sunday, the Lakers claimed former Houston Rockets forward/center Tarik Black off waivers.
So again, I find myself at the end of another year, and I am sitting here asking myself, what has happened with this year? It has flown by. Since I started nursing school, and since being a nurse full time,… Read more ?
Chicago Ridge Mall was open again today after a fight in the food court prompted an evacuation and early closure Saturday night. [ more › ]
To my surprise … and apart from the guy who likened hummus to floor tile glue, the search for Canberra’s best hummus created much discussion. The three most talked about places were Turkish Pide House, Fig & Olive in Chisholm and an unknown business who it sounds like sells Turkish sweets and dips at both the [...]