| Oct 17, 2013
| 12:51 PM
Guys hoping to pique the interest of the cool ghouls and lady demons this Hallow's Eve should consider donning a Batman costume or dressing up as Jay Gatsby.
That's one of the takeaways from a recent survey of more than 2,000 singles conducted by dating...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 12:09 PM
Maryland made its stamp on last night's 2013 Emmy Awards in more ways than one. While locally filmed TV shows "VEEP" and "House of Cards" came away with multiple awards, there were also some fashionable winners on the red carpet.
Celebrities with ties...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
"I am beginning to think a royal family might come in handy. True, the endless, action-deprived run-up to the birth of George, Prince of Cambridge, might have reminded the dispassionate observer of the wait for the arrival of a new baby panda," writes...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 5:10 PM
Baltimore native Peyton List is only 27. But she's already a veteran of almost two decades in show business with a resume that includes Disney movies, guest shots on "Law & Order" and recurring roles on "As the World Turns," and "Mad Men."
And this fall,...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 4:49 PM
PARIS — Full disclosure: I love-love-love this city. In the springtime. In the fall. In the summer, when it sizzles. In the winter, when it drizzles (though not so much when it snows!) Merci, Cole Porter.
I visit twice a year on business, for...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 6:50 PM
Tall or short, curvy or thin, shopping for the right womens shorts is a battle many women face each spring. What length is right for my body type? Are denim shorts in again? Will a geometric print make me look fat? What exactly is chevron? These questions...
| May 2, 2013
“Why don’t you kids go outside and play?”
It’s a cliché to parents and children, but how effective is it when the message comes from the guy sitting on the couch with his hand buried in a bag of potato chips?
If parents are...
| Jul 25, 2013
From outerwear to underwear, women of size have far more choices than they did even a few years ago. Plus-size lingerie in particular, has become far more exciting.
It used to be that intimate wear for larger women was dull and utilitarian at best. Most...
| May 20, 2013
| 11:02 AM
The following items were taken from La Grange, Oak Park and River Forest police reports.
•A suspicious person was reported following a group of girls and making them uncomfortable May 17 near the La Grange Public Library, 10 W....
| Oct 22, 2012
| 2:03 PM
Sometime between Melanie Griffith as "Working Girl" and Hillary Clinton as presidential contender, the pantsuit retired from the ranks of high fashion, as well as from most women's closets.
Make room for its resurgence. Pantsuits commanded designer...
| Feb 10, 2013
NEW YORK — What's most notable about the lineup for the fall-winter 2013 season at New York Fashion Week, which began Wednesday and includes 300-plus runway shows and presentations over eight days, is how many accessible, everyday-wear brands like...