| Apr 2, 2012
| 2:41 PM
1) Cheesecake Factory
It makes sense that the Cheesecake Factory won ‘Best Dessert’ in Hartford County. Yes, they have amazing recipes, but for crying out loud, the owners Oscar and Evelyn Overton named the restaurant after a dessert....
| 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...
| Nov 24, 2011
| 9:48 PM
Location: 401 Newport Center Drive, Newport Beach.
Hours: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Friday; 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday; 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday.
Known for: "Overlooking the ocean, Fashion Island offers distinctive shopping and dining in a...
| Nov 29, 2011
| 3:05 PM
Phillips Seafood will open a location at Maryland Live, the Cordish Cos.' $500 million casino and entertainment complex under construction at Arundel Mills.
Cordish chairman David Cordish made the announcement at a Tuesday afternoon ribbon-cutting at...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 6:17 AM
We know a lot about some of the big 2012 projects and almost nothing about others. But it's looking like 2012 could be the year of the comeback.
After a long absence, the founder of the Baltimore's first brew pub is returning to the restaurant business,...
| Dec 15, 2011
| 4:30 PM
Spirits were bright at the Laguna Beach Seniors Inc. luncheon despite dull, gray skies outside.
The 19th annual luncheon was held Monday at Tivoli Terrace. There were few empty seats, despite the inclement weather, and the atmosphere was festive —...
| Jun 18, 2011
| 4:51 PM
Whether I am talking to the toll-taker on the 73 toll road, eating at the Cheesecake Factory, working out at 24 Hour Fitness or standing in the lobby of the Regal Theatres, each person approaches me with anxiety and a frown and says "Oh, it's you, will...
| Jun 20, 2011
| 6:54 PM
Glendale-based IHOP on Monday announced its largest international expansion ever, unveiling plans to open 40 restaurants over the next five years in nine Middle Eastern countries.
DineEquity Inc., the Glendale-based corporate parent of IHOP and...
| Feb 22, 2012
| 1:00 PM
Baltimore-based steakhouse The Prime Rib will join the line-up of restaurants at the Maryland Live Casino, Cordish Cos. officials announced Wednesday.
The Prime Rib joins the previously announced Cheesecake Factory and Phillips Seafood, which will be...
| May 22, 2012
| 7:17 AM
Greenberg potato skins, Greenberg potato skins, Greenberg potato skins ... jackpot!
The Prime Rib is coming to the Maryland Live Casino — Greenberg potato skins, leopard-skin carpeting, baby grand piano and all.
Established in Baltimore in 1965 by...
| Feb 24, 2012
| 1:40 PM
Hallie Day, a 24-year-old waitress at the the Cheesecake Factory in Towson, made it into the semi-finals on "American Idol" and will compete in a live telecast Wednesday.
Day, who lives in Nottingham, says she hasn't sung much professionally, and her...