| Nov 20, 2011
Location: 401 Newport Center Drive, Newport Beach. Off East Coast Highway roughly between Jamboree Road and MacArthur Parkway.
Hours: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mon.-Fri.; 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sat.; 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sun.
Known for: "Overlooking the ocean,...
| Aug 8, 2010
Usually the trajectory that neighborhoods go through as they gentrify is entirely predictable -- and more than a little depressing. First a scruffy, down-at-the-heels area welcomes a few urban pioneers drawn by an attractive and affordable housing stock....
| Feb 3, 2011
Over months of Friday mornings, the teenagers dug holes for kale and eggplant. They staked and tied vines heavy with tomatoes and pulled out the plants when the season was done.
Working alongside them on a narrow strip of schoolyard outside Olympic...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 4:48 PM
Consumer Reports surveyed 47,565 diners to help find the best meals and best deals at 102 of the nation's biggest sit-down chain restaurants. Nine chains earned high marks across the board for the four attributes in the ratings — taste, value,...
| Jan 9, 2012
| 7:07 AM
Curtis Granderson doesn’t do much cooking other than the eggs and bacon breakfast he prepares for himself and the cornbread he made during an appearance on “The Martha Stewart Show” in 2010, but the New York Yankees star and South Side...
| Aug 12, 2010
This is Beverly Hills?, I wondered, oh so many years ago when a friend took me to lunch in a sweet little house with a fireplace on South Beverly Drive. Chez Mimi later moved to Santa Monica, and Urth Caffé now dispenses soy lattes and iced green tea from...
| Aug 27, 2011
| 3:52 PM
Seddef Everest had been looking forward to touring Baltimore this weekend with her boyfriend, Dan McDole, who was visiting from Queens.
But Hurricane Irene struck, shutting down the water taxi and making other destinations seem uninviting to the fourth-...
| Jun 27, 2011
| 5:53 PM
Second of two parts | Read Part 1
In his single-bunk cell in the Ventura County Jail, on a concrete slab desk, Louis Gonzalez III found himself compulsively writing letters to his 5-year-old son. They were a chronicle of their truncated time together....
| Oct 4, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Poll also favors Olive Garden, P.F. Chang's...
| Oct 5, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Texas Roadhouse lawsuit: EEOC age discrimination lawsuit alleges Texas Roadhouse steakhouse chain sought younger employees over older ones....
| Oct 25, 2011
| 4:34 AM
Zagat survey says diners are eating out less and spending less...