| Dec 13, 2010
| 3:42 PM
A San Diego State University vice president said Monday that a murder-suicide involving a student and former student just off campus last week was "tragic and senseless.''
James Kitchen, the university's vice president of student affairs, released a...
| Jul 30, 2010
July 30 is National Cheesecake Day (that's right!) and The Cheesecake Factory will be offering guests any slice of cheesecake for half-price all day, in addition to launching their new flavor, Reese's Peanut Butter Chocolate Cake Cheesecake (Chunks of...
| Sep 10, 2010
| 10:30 AM
There was a time when salads were assumed to be healthy, low fat and nutritious. Well, those days are over (for the most part). Salads are triple, if not quadruple, the size they once were, thanks to the steady supersizing of salad plates and bowls....
| Aug 14, 2011
| 7:59 AM
Kansas City Mayor Sly James spent Saturday night on the Country Club Plaza to see if a possible curfew change needs to be in place. The mayor wanted to see first hand what happens when groups of young people get together on the Plaza. Saturday night...
| Aug 15, 2011
| 7:09 PM
Saturday's shooting on the Country Club Plaza in Kansas City created a vastly different atmosphere from the expectation of glamor in Plaza postcards.
Around 11 p.m., Joy Wallar was visiting from Omaha eating with her friend outdoors at the Cheesecake...
| Aug 30, 2011
| 5:22 AM
Hurricane Irene did not inflict as much damage in Maryland as officials and residents had feared. But the storm came at a bad time for many businesses.
Instead of shopping, eating out and spending money at summer attractions over the weekend, customers...
| Apr 12, 2011
| 8:19 PM
COSTA MESA — Newport Harbor High School's culinary arts students will represent California at the nationals later this month after winning a state competition.
On April 7, Newport Harbor's culinary and management teams each took first-place...
| Sep 26, 2011
| 2:17 PM
Circle Centre Mall has a 210,000 square foot vacancy after Nordstrom left the building. Now, plans are in place to divide that space so more than just one business can move in.
"That sounds like the plan, is to break up the first floor to put in four...
| Oct 4, 2011
| 12:52 PM
Casual dining patrons prefer the Cheesecake Factory by far, according to a new report suggesting that customers –- even faced with tough economic times –- are still willing to swallow a bigger bill.
Revenue at the Calabasas Hills-based...
| Oct 11, 2011
St. Andrew's Monthly Community Feast will be held Oct. 27 from 6 to 8 p.m. This month's feast will be Italian cuisine and as always, donated by Smokin' Hot Catering, at the Inwood Shopping Center on Route 97.
Proceeds from the October dinner will go...
| Oct 7, 2011
| 8:33 AM
Photo by Janeris Marte
Even in a tough economy, restaurant chains are banking on the belief that most people will continue to dine out, and Pembroke Pines seems to be a magnet for such chains. In August, the Cheesecake Factory opened in the Shops at...