Contra Costa Times editorial: Elect Nathan Bell to help fix Moraga Orinda Fire District's huge debt

In a district that became a poster child for pension spiking, appointed incumbent Kathleen Famulener, like directors before her, doesn't understand basic fundamentals about the retirement debt. 
(Genaro Molina/Los Angeles Times)
Home update stays true to historic roots

The 1926 five-bedroom, four-bath Spanish Revival house had not been touched in years, and it was in desperate need of an update. Although its new owners took 60 percent of the house down to the studs, for them the remodel was about staying true to the home's roots -- both architecturally and historically -- while bringing it into the 21st century. Check out how they did that. 
(AP Photo/John Bazemore, File)
'Here Comes Honey Boo Boo' canceled

TLC axes show after evidence surfaces that star Mama June had resumed a romance with a convicted child molester.