| Jan 14, 2012
| 9:00 AM
LPGA at Kingsmill: A brief history
Oct. 12, 1992: After a 14-year run on Southside, tournament organizers disband Hampton Roads' LPGA event. The 1993 edition had been scheduled to shift to the Peninsula, at Kiln Creek.
March 1, 2002: Anheuser-Busch ends...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 2:59 PM
Unfortunately, no one can be told what the parrots do. You have to see them for yourself.
I drove Verdugo's wide lanes Thursday afternoon bopping along with David Lee Roth and his newly reunited Van Halen bandmates when a new sound clipped my ears. I...
| Jul 5, 2011
| 10:04 AM
UPDATE: Following up on our post from last week (see below), the Chicago site for eater.com has a few more details this morning on Greg Hall's venture into cider.
Among the revelations: Virtue Cider will likely start filling glasses in early 2012,...
| Jul 14, 2011
| 12:03 PM
The Talk, on Page 3 of the Tribune, prepares you for your daily conversations at the water cooler … if most offices still had water coolers, and if people still spent their time talking beside them.
In more modern parlance, The Talk is home to...
| Jul 29, 2011
| 11:38 AM
Three months after being acquired by Anheuser-Busch, Goose Island Beer Co. said today that its massively popular 312 Urban Wheat Ale will soon be brewed in an AB facility in upstate New York.
Brewing a beer named for Chicago in Baldwinsville, N.Y. -- 700...
| Aug 3, 2011
| 9:15 PM
Powerful Clydesdales marched through the Orange County Fair on Wednesday afternoon in the inaugural Budweiser Clydesdales Parade, which will be repeated at 5 p.m. through Sunday.
The hairy-hoovedhorses, stabled in the fair's livestock area, are iconic to...
| Aug 10, 2011
| 12:06 PM
To kids who watch the "Madagascar" movies, Cedric the Entertainer is Maurice, the aye-aye. To those who kick back at comedy clubs, he's an original from "The Kings of Comedy."
He's also hosting and producing NBC's "It's Worth What?" Tuesdays.
| Sep 6, 2011
| 2:46 PM
Back in 1984 when the Northwest Expressway was under construction, a group of eight or so Reisterstown residents struggled with the idea that their beloved, centuries-old town might be bypassed along with heavily traveled Reisterstown Road.
| Oct 12, 2011
| 6:41 AM
Slapwater, the heavy-weight champion of Peninsula area dance bands, has been entertaining local crowds with funk, soul and rock for four decades. The band will perform for free on Friday Oct. 14 at the Poquoson Seafood Festival. Showtime is 6 p.m.
| Oct 18, 2011
| 3:25 PM
When Wild Willy's Rock House & Sports Saloon opened in Annapolis last year, it promised to be the wildest party in town.
In the promo pictures, waitresses wore microscopic tops and jean shorts, holding on to pool cues and flashing come-hither looks....
| Nov 7, 2011
During four decades as a quintessential Chicago ad man, Ron Bess has steered campaigns for clients from McDonald's to Gatorade while climbing the ranks at some of the city's most prominent agencies.
Bess, a natural pitchman, well-schooled leader and...