| Oct 2, 2014
| 5:41 AM
The leaves are changing, the apples are being picked and you can find a fair every weekend, but fall also means the start of flu season. According to Debbie Staley, a nurse practioner at Sutay and Stewart Pediatrics in South Windsor, you should get a flu...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 1:30 PM
Fresh clam pizza is what defines Pepe's for me. Whenever I go there, that's what I order. I'm hooked. The other week, Gary Biamonte, grandson of Frank Pepe, who opened the original Pizzeria Napoletana in New Haven, came to the Fairfield Pepe's and got...
| May 27, 2014
| 4:11 AM
"Can I borrow the car?"
I remember asking like it was yesterday. How my parents ever got through the anxiety of handing over the keys, I'll never know. I'll admit, I'm terrified of the day my girls are old enough to drive. My dad taught me. He...
| Aug 23, 2014
Sandwiches can make your Labor Day shindig easy and breezy: They're simple to prep, a whiz to make, fun to hold and exploding with all sort of flavors, colors and textures. Stack them on trays and take them out to the deck or backyard, or wrap up and cart...
| Sep 1, 2014
| 7:15 AM
Libby and Brad Birky are taking Labor Day weekend off.
I can't think of people who deserve it more.
In researching the sharing economy of Denver for stories on how that peer-to-peer experience is changing travel, I heard about the Birkys and their...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 12:46 PM
Belcampo Meat Co. at Grand Central Market features a weekly rotating dinner menu served on Thursday to Saturday evenings by head chef Robbie Arnold-Starr, highlighting organic Belcampo meat direct from the butcher shop’s farm near Mt. Shasta. Meat...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 9:55 AM
The Los Angeles Times' annual culinary showcase The Taste is fast approaching, kicking off on Aug. 29. Co-hosts for the three-day food festival have just been announced, including James Beard Outstanding Chef Nancy Silverton, Michelin-starred chef Michael...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Some of Los Angeles' best chefs demonstrating what they do best, dozens of great wineries and cocktail specialists pouring their wares, a broad cross-section of the Southern California restaurant scene — from temples of fine dining to the most...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 5:43 PM
RICHMOND – Bob McDonnell took a jury to the low point of his marriage Thursday, then turned to the long trend of generosity that landed him and his wife in federal court.
His second day of testimony was intensely personal, part rationlization,...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 10:30 AM
The TournEvent of Champions Slot Tournament series climaxes this weekend at Calder Casino and Race Course (21001 NW 27th Ave., Miami Gardens, 305-625-1311, CalderRaceCourse.com). The slot player with the highest cumulative score on Friday will win a...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 7:01 AM
The Bimini SuperFast cruise ship is offering up to 75 percent off all roundtrip day cruises during Labor Day weekend, with those 16 and under sailing for only $20 with the purchase of an adult ticket.
Starting at $154 per person, the Day Cruise...