| Jul 27, 2012
| 5:56 AM
Portside Arts Fair
The first full weekend in August gives art enthusiasts an opportunity to attend another summer art fair in Northern Michigan.
The 50th annual Portside Arts Fair consists of approximately 70 booths — from both in and out of state...
| Aug 6, 2012
| 7:06 AM
ASHEVILLE, N.C. - From the back, the Biltmore House appears sleeker and taller than it does from the front. Built into a hillside, the back side is six stories tall, rising majestically from its stone facing to its French Gothic spires, while the front is...
| Oct 6, 2012
Can a restaurant be too busy? In the case of Full of Life Flatbread in Los Alamos, Calif., the answer is maybe. That's because on weekend nights the place can pull in hundreds of people from all over the state and the world who are happy to wait in line...
| Aug 11, 2012
So now that he's gotten used to drinking down, what is Kyle Meyer drinking at home?
Spanish wines. The best values, he says, are in smaller, less-known regions — Jumilla and Campo de Borja, Calatayud or Montsant. "You dig out these little satellite...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 8:13 PM
The CHOC Follies recently wrapped up its 15th annual production, "Christina and the Crystal Ball: A Cinderella Story for the Social Net Set." It was a four-show run that played to some 2,300 cheering fans at Orange Coast College's Robert B. Moore...
| Nov 27, 2012
| 9:39 PM
We would like to say thank you to all the sponsors and individuals who supported the South Dakota Snow Queen Festival "A Time for Wine" fundraiser. To the people who attended the wine tasting, it was much appreciated. The event was a success, and...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 6:22 AM
The spirit of the holidays permeates Historic Yorktown Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 10-11, at the Yorktown Holiday Open House.
Shops along Main and Ballard Streets and Riverwalk Landing will be open on this special weekend to allow visitors to leisurely...
| Nov 11, 2012
A trip to wine country can be pricey. Here's how my husband and I cut corners without sacrificing the experience.
Share tastings: Most tastings are $5 to $10 each; it adds up, particularly when you're visiting several wineries in a day. Splitting the...
| Oct 12, 2012
The Columbia Association hosts a 1-2-3 Magic Parenting Workshop, led by Lacey Tsonis of the Howard County Office of Children's Services, at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 16, at the Columbia Association Columbia Gym, 6151 Daylong Lane in...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 12:27 PM
Free breakfast for veterans from 8 to 10 a.m. April 21 at the Roof Garden Christian Church, 2074 Husband Road. The breakfast is sponsored by the Daughters of Union Veterans of the Civil War, Tent 61.
| Apr 19, 2012
| 3:38 PM
Just say no to underage drinking
The Boys & Girls Clubs of Laguna Beach, in conjunction with the South Orange County Coalition, will participate in a community alcohol prevention activity called Sticker Shock at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday.
The event — in...