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  • Cocktail Specials Commemorate Prohibition Repeal Day

    Cocktail Specials Commemorate Prohibition Repeal Day
    It's been 81 years since Prohibition was repealed on Dec. 5, 1933. To celebrate the ratification of the 21st Amendment, several restaurants and bars will offer drink specials Friday. In Glastonbury, Rooftop 120's "Happy Hour Takeover" from 5 to 7 p.m....
  • Seasonal songs from TV shows we'd like to hear, or maybe not

    Seasonal songs from TV shows we'd like to hear, or maybe not
    TV shows, while not typically known for their contributions to music, often rejoice in the sounds of the season. Last month, PBS' period drama "Downton Abbey" released a Christmas album featuring selections from cast members that included Charles...
  • Step out, then duck into these L.A. hot spots for a drink

    Step out, then duck into these L.A. hot spots for a drink
    The holidays are a time to socialize, and for some of us that means an uptick in cocktail consumption. Where to go is always a question because There'seach hot spot comes with its own vibe, favorite cocktails and dress code. Where might you fit in? We'...
  • Once an 'uncaged killer,' mob hit man dies after shaking up Sunrise nursing home

    Once an 'uncaged killer,' mob hit man dies after shaking up Sunrise nursing home
    As a hit man for the mob, Harold "Kayo" Konigsberg was once considered "the most dangerous uncaged killer on the East Coast," according to Life magazine, suspected in at least 20 murders. As an elderly resident of an assisted-living facility in Sunrise,...
  • Sam Cooke died on way to being the greatest

    Sam Cooke died on way to being the greatest
    The familiar cliche is that Chicago's international reputation rests primarily on three features: roaring '20s gangsters typified by Al Capone, machine politics and Michael Jordan. But were there any justice to the world, it really should be famous as the...
  • Hike, soak in a natural hot spring in New Mexico's funky Jemez area

    Hike, soak in a natural hot spring in New Mexico's funky Jemez area
    Fair warning, hikers. If a little nudity makes you squeamish, steer clear of the picturesque little hot springs scattered in the hills around the Jemez area of New Mexico. But if you're all for taking a dip in the wilderness and don't mind a bare bun...
  • Personal gifts: Cozy clothing and accessories

    Personal gifts: Cozy clothing and accessories
    Source: Handout Initials heart pillow $20, finchandcotter.com   Bet your favorite newlyweds didn't have this pillow on their registry. Lucky for them, you thought of everything. Morgan Olsen Source: Handout Palette Blue cross-body bag $65 at...
  • Sam Giancana's daughter aims to cash in on gangster's memorabilia

    Sam Giancana's daughter aims to cash in on gangster's memorabilia
    He was one of Sin City’s original gangsters, an international crime boss who liked to brag that he owned Las Vegas, and an unapologetic irritant of Atty. Gen. Robert F. Kennedy. Sam Giancana has been dead for decades -- shot execution-style in...
  • Chamber holds 'Roaring Twenties' gala

    It was a party that might have been taken straight from famed author F. Scott Fitzgerald's classic novel, The Great Gatsby. Lovely ladies in glittery flapper dresses, long strands of pearls, their chin-length bobs festooned with feathered headbands came...
  • Tras 102 años cierra sus puertas bar de Miami

    Tras 102 años cierra sus puertas bar de Miami
    MIAMI — El Tobacco Road, el bar más antiguo de Miami, que abrió sus puertas en 1912, cerrará el próximo 25 de octubre debido a la expansión urbanística del centro de la ciudad, informaron sus responsables. El local, que superó 13 años de "Ley...
  • 'Boardwalk Empire' recap: Uprising in Cuba turns deadly

    'Boardwalk Empire' recap: Uprising in Cuba turns deadly
    Political turmoil in Cuba claims the life of shady entrepreneur Sally Wheet (Patricia Arquette) on “Cuanto,” Episode 52 of HBO’s “Boardwalk Empire.” Sally and her bootlegging partner Nucky Thompson (Steve Buscemi) planned...