| Nov 30, 2013
Each week Framework brings you the very best in visual journalism from around the world; this week is no exception. Southern California: Black Friday shoppers storm shopping malls and stores on a rainy day in the Southland in the annual post-...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 12:02 PM
Hanukkah begins at sundown Saturday, and the Isle Casino and Racing is offering distinctive holiday dishes in Myron’s Delicatessen and the Farmer's Pick Buffet.
Myron's offerings run from noon until 9 p.m. and Farmer’s Pick Buffet's are...
| Dec 8, 2012
As a child in Hebrew school, I was taught the story of the Hanukkah miracle: When the Jews in the land of Israel defeated the foreigners, the priests seeking to rekindle the temple's eternal light found enough ritually pure oil for only one day....
| Dec 9, 2011
| 7:34 AM
Occupy them all you want, but the Wall Street types and their multitude of minions deserve credit for this: They've made us the world's best-trained and most-eager consumers on the planet, so much so that we've taken every lovely year-end holiday —...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 1:16 PM
It’s the most wonderful time of the year, particularly here in South Florida. It’s when zealots use their religion as a bludgeon to assert their primacy over others, and when the voluntarily offended derive a sense of dignity from taking...
| Jul 20, 2012
| 2:42 PM
| Oct 24, 2011
| 12:29 PM
Howard Magazine is getting into the holiday spirit. We asked three Howard County interior designers to offer inspiration and tips for dining room decor. What resulted is a feast for the eyes. Better yet, these Thanksgiving, Hanukkah and Christmas looks...
| Aug 25, 2011
| 4:33 PM
What started out as a neighborhood dust-up over intrusive Valentine's Day lights has evolved into the "Good Neighbor Outdoor Lighting" ordinance that will apply to all property owners.
The Laguna Beach City Council split 3-2 when it decided to create a...
| Nov 20, 2011
The holidays have always been an ideal time to get intoxicated and do embarrassing things that cause irreparable harm to important relationships.
It's a little-known fact that after the three wise men delivered their gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh...
| Nov 27, 2011
Baltimore's Union Square Christmas Cookie Tour is often less about cookies than it is about the houses that open their doors to serve them.
"These are Victorian houses, and they are almost always under construction or restoration," said Sylva Lin....
| Nov 24, 2011
This holiday season, Longwood Gardens will host a series of performing musicians virtually every evening until Dec. 23. Additionally, the venue will hold organ sing-alongs of Christmas carols at 2 p.m., 3 p.m. and 4 p.m. daily and feature strolling...