| Jan 23, 2014
So many delicious options hit you as soon as you walk into Maison Mathis that it's hard to know where to go first – the truffle case, baked goods or straight to the waffle counter? Behind the four large windows facing Elm Street in New Haven is a...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 3:42 PM
La compañía sueca IKEA está lista para abrir una segunda tienda en el sur de Florida, esta vez en el condado Miami-Dade, y está buscando 350 nuevos empleados. Se prevé que la sucursal abra sus puertas en el verano, en cercanías del centro comercial...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 5:00 AM
After a tedious car trip along Interstate 5's fabled Grapevine stretching north through the Tehachapi Mountains, nothing seems more welcome at times than the oasis of ready food and hot coffee brewing. Soon, you can do some serious shopping too.
| Nov 11, 2013
| 12:29 PM
Fashion doesn't just repeat itself, it recycles.
It also re-claimes and re-fashions at the Young At Art's 8th Annual Recycled Fashion Show Friday, Nov. 15 at the Museum (751 S.W. 121 Avenue in Davie).
This year's theme is "Superheroes: Restyled," so...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 5:56 PM
Nearly four years ago, the McStays left their snug home in suburban San Diego County on a chilly February evening. Piling into their Isuzu Trooper, parents Joseph and Summer and young sons Gianni and Joseph Jr. left behind two dogs, two bowls of popcorn...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Sometimes autobiography is best left locked in a drawer rather than developed onscreen, and Nils Malmros' "Sorrow and Joy" is a perfect case in point. Always a helmer who mines his youthful experiences, Malmros maladroitly mirrors his adult self in his...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 1:40 PM
Los Angeles, it's time to meet your Muji. The Tokyo-based retailer with 380 locations in Japan, 200 stores in other countries and a devoted following among design aficionados here in the U.S. is scheduled to open its first store in Southern California...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 10:00 PM
Music to my ears: Not in the mood to go to the mall on Black Friday but want to find a classic(al) deal? The Pacific Symphony is hinting to its email subscribers about special one-day-only deals available on its website, http://www.pacificsymphony.org....
| Dec 27, 2013
| 4:26 PM
Mikhail Kalashnikov, who died last week at 94, once designed and built a lawnmower for his own use: Mass-produced mowers weren't available in the Soviet Union. Oh, and he also designed the world's most widely used assault rifle.
A lot of the encomiums...
| Nov 28, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Variety selects the videos (below), games, apps, books, music and more (photo gallery, above) you should know about each week.
Volvo Trucks Live Tests -- The Epic Split Feat
Volvo's Internet-only series of Live Test commercials have gone viral, with the...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 10:50 AM
Emerald green is so 2013. Say hello to Radiant Orchid, Pantone's color of the year for 2014.
Those not familiar with phalaenopsis may wonder: What, exactly, is Radiant Orchid?
In the company's annual announcement, Leatrice Eiseman, executive...