| May 12, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Kumar Patel grew up along Route 66, a highway long celebrated in literature, song and film. He was not impressed.
On his first long road trip, about six years ago, he found himself bored by the route's decaying monuments, mom-and-pop diners and dusty...
| May 17, 2014
| 10:00 AM
Sometimes I think of the Great Reads as a kind of camera: zooming in for a lingering close-up of a person or a place, panning away to capture the surrounding scene. I love it when the stories reveal through showing, not telling.
A photographer named...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 9:09 PM
KO OLINA, Hawaii — Hang around the fire-pit fire long enough, watching Uncle Ito breathe life into Hawaiian legend, and those rascally little menehune inevitably clamber into the conversation.
Uncle Ito, one of the resident storytellers at Aulani,...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 1:03 PM
Happy Freebie Friday!
It's a countdown to the big game and we have a super lineup of free stuff to celebrate Super Bowl Sunday. Make a play for free pizza, Cheerios, free museum visits.
Like Doreen's Deals on Facebook; follow Doreen Christensen on...
| Feb 2, 2014
Today's big game is not just about football. It's about fun, food and freebies.
But first, a word on the sponsors.
Budweiser and Heinz are getting buzz with Super Bowl spots already posted on YouTube.
The King of Beers goes all in for a misty-eyed...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 10:44 AM
Outback Steakhouse will break ground Monday, Feb. 10 on International Drive in Orlando. The new restaurant is at 8445 International Drive in the Orlando Eye dining and entertainment complex. Opening late summer or early fall, the location will bring about...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 8:03 AM
National restaurant chains including Krispy Kreme, Outback Steakhouse, California Pizza Kitchen and Max & Erma's, among others, are offering special dinner discounts to diners who hope to celebrate Valentine's Day in a kitchen outside their own....
| Feb 11, 2014
| 11:49 AM
I am writing to you as the president of FACE-IT (Faith Activated Community Empowering Intervention Training), a not for profit corporation incorporated in the State of Maryland. The mission of this faith-based coalition is to provide educational...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Get four free coconut shrimp at Outback Steakhouse with a coupon.
Get the free appetizer with purchase of any entree at lunch or dinner at participating restaurants.
The freebie kicks off the chain's new partnership with NASCAR racer Kevin Harvick....
| Feb 22, 2014
| 1:49 PM
French fry lovers rejoice! The Lehigh Valley's first Checkers have opened within months of each other, allowing customers to "feast on" in Allentown and Bethlehem.
The greasy-spoon section of Allentown's South Fourth Street got even greasier thanks to...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 2:30 AM
LONDON -- Subrata Roy, head of India's $11 billion Sahara group, was arrested on Friday after he surrendered to the police. The Indian Supreme Court had ordered the arrest on Wednesday over Sahara's involvement in raising $3.8 billion via illegal bonds....