| Dec 5, 2014
| 12:00 PM
Resort collections arrive in stores from late October to late November, when much of the country is bundled up but those of us here in Southern California are still enjoying 70-degree days.
First introduced in the 1940s, resort, also called cruise or...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 11:58 AM
Vandalism, over $400: 5200 block of Gould Avenue. A woman told officers sometime between 10:30 p.m. the day before and 9 a.m. that day, someone used a sharp object to scratch the driver's side of her 2015 Kia Sorrento while it was...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 5:03 PM
Taylor Swift will be stomping back down the glittery runway at the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show for the second time.
But she won't be clad in the brand's boudoir offerings. No, Swift will join pal Ed Sheeran, petite pop star Ariana Grande and Hozier...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 9:49 AM
The Costume Ball, presented by the Costume Council of the Chicago History Museum, was held Nov. 14 at the museum, with more than 200 fashion-loving guests in attendance. The black-tie affair debuted "Chicago Styled: Fashioning the Magnificent Mile", an...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 8:10 AM
People this week named Australian actor Chris Hemsworth ("Thor," "The Avengers," "Snow White and the Huntsman") the sexiest man alive. Leading the Wrap to ponder, why hasn't Ryan Gosling ever been crowned? Because Gosling doesn't want it, sources say....
| Nov 13, 2014
| 8:55 AM
When she isn't playing spunky characters like Katniss Everdeen, Jennifer Lawrence walks red carpets in elegant gowns by Dior, the couture house for which she is a celebrity face. From the time she wowed us in Dior Haute Couture while accepting an...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 9:43 PM
That mile of Michigan Avenue known the world over for its shopping magnificence was, a century ago, not so. It was a quiet, unassuming street, a mix of residences and warehouses, and it wasn't called Michigan Avenue at all, but Pine Street.
| Nov 10, 2014
| 8:06 AM
Nicki Minaj, Alicia Keyes and Ariana Grande were among the performers at the MTV Europe Music Awards, which took place in Glasgow, Scotland, on Sunday. Winners included One Direction, Five Seconds of Summer, Minaj, Grande, Katy Perry, Justin Bieber and...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 7:32 PM
Gisele Bundchen's Chanel No. 5 ad dropped on Wednesday, and as beautiful as it is, it raises almost as many questions as Brad Pitt's puzzling effort did in October 2012.
The world's highest-paid supermodel, who led the charge during the French fashion...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 8:30 AM
New and expanding businesses are altering the landscape a bit in Hinsdale's downtown business district.
Deyan Missbrenner and his father, Damir Missbrenner, recently opened Solaris Jewelry, 9 E. First St.
Hinsdale already has several jewelry stores,...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 12:25 PM
RICHMOND — The trial of Bob and Maureen McDonnell is nothing short of a Virginia spectacle.
Here are some tidbits from the first week of testimony that didn't make it into our coverage, or that got glossed over more quickly than deserved.