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Californians turn back the clock for Mormon Battalion commemoration

by Patch | Everything Else

Light rain couldn't deter patrons from enjoying the many hands-on booths in the Old Town State Park during ...


LDS Church files Supreme Court brief supporting Prop 8, DOMA

by Fox 13 News | Everything Else

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has filed a pair of briefs with the U.S. Supreme Court, ask...


Bay Area Radio: Peace and quiet at the Mormon temple in Oakland

by KALW Local Public Radio | What They're Saying About "Us"

The spectacularly lit Mormon Temple in the Oakland Hills has been a fixture in the East Bay skyline for ove...


After more than a half century, Santa Monica Nativity display is no more

by Deseret News | Everything Else

After nearly 60 years in picturesque Palisades Park, the religious community's traditional Christmas Nativi...

Mormon Choral Organizations on Billboard again with 'O Holy Night'

by International Business Times | Arts & Entertainment

"O Holy Night," the first-ever Christmas album of Mormon Choral Organizations (MCO), debuted at no. 3 on Bi...


NY Times: Inside the L.A. Temple Visitors' Center

by New York Times | What They're Saying About "Us"

Visible from so many angles, it’s L.A.’s own version of the Chrysler Building, with a couple of caveats: no...


Mormon church a widely diverse entity in Sacramento region

by The Sacramento Bee | What They're Saying About "Us"

At 9 o'clock Sunday mornings, as many as 400 Tongans, Samoans, Maori and other Pacific Islanders fill the M...


Calif. LDS meetinghouse vandalized, 10K in damage

by Victorville Daily Press | Everything Else

A Mormon church was broken into and vandalized early Sunday morning by a young man after an evening of heav...


Hispanic conference builds relationships between Saints in California

by | Everything Else

It was December 2011 when El Cariso Branch President William Sacriste read a news article about a conferenc...

LDS Church to participate in San Jose interfaith blood drive, Valley Catholic Online reports

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Our take: This article is an informative advance for the Interfaith Community Blood Drive in July. From the...