| Dec 13, 2012
| 8:00 AM
The recent stage adaptation of the bestselling novel "Sideways" that debuted in May in Santa Monica is moving up in the world. The La Jolla Playhouse said it will produce the play starting in July, with former artistic director Des McAnuff at the helm....
| 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...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 10:12 AM
One day in 2009 Anna Wintour – editrix of “Vogue” and the last word in all things fabulous – decided that the recession was unfashionable.
Not being a shrinking violet, she set about doing something about it. After ringing up...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 12:40 PM
Chez Moi Appetizer Event – 415 W. State St.
6 p.m. Friday and Saturday
Relax in a European setting on either Friday or Saturday at Chez Moi. Elizabeth Cull, chef, owner, will prepare, serve and discuss a delightful appetizer menu paired to wines...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 9:20 PM
Wine lovers will help underserved youth get to college during the Wooden Floor's sixth annual Keep the Promise wine tasting benefit.
Proceeds will go to the Santa Ana-based after-school program, which provides arts and educational programs to 375 low-...
| May 22, 2012
| 7:05 AM
The Friends of Patterson Park are holding their 8th annual Wine Tasting at Sunset event on Thursday night around the historic Marble Fountain and Pagoda.
Wine tastings and food samplings are coming from Chesapeake Wine Co., DiPasquale's, Bistro Rx, V-...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 4:42 PM
SACRAMENTO — As the national firearms debate reaches a crescendo, a Northern California congressman is proving that you can be both a gun lover and a gun controller.
Rep. Mike Thompson of St. Helena, a moderate "blue dog" Democrat who represents...
| 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...
| Oct 28, 2012
Summer has vanished. Autumn will soon be slipping away. But that doesn't mean you have to put away your bicycle or your Lycra for the winter. You may live on Montana, but you don't live in Montana.
Bicycle touring companies are offering a variety of...
| May 31, 2012
| 7:47 PM
For years, Newport Beach residents Peter and Holly Smith have taken people around the world to introduce them to different wine regions.
Now they are offering local lessons on the sometimes mysterious but always complex world of wine.
"I'm hoping the OC...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 7:24 PM
UC Irvine dedicates the Rowland Hall Exhibit, highlighting the life and work of Professor F. Sherwood Rowland, starting at 1 p.m. with a lecture by Professor Donald R. Blake in the Student Center, Pacific Ballroom...