| Jul 26, 2013
| 11:17 AM
Architect Anthony Poon and developer Andrew Adler open a wire-bound inspiration notebook to a page with a series of images. The first shows an iPhone with the word “minimal” underneath. The second shows a streamlined sofa labeled “...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 4:30 AM
It's not summer solstice yet, but home goods retailer IKEA is jumping in a week early to mark the longest day of the year.
The IKEA Midsummer Celebration, in restaurants of all U.S. IKEA stores on Friday, features a smorgasbord with what is probably one...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 3:00 PM
I recently took my 9-year-old daughter to what was billed as a Meet the Mayor event concerning Fairview Park. Little did I know that an Oakland Raiders football game would break out in what should have been a civil discussion.
Despite the sour...
| May 27, 2014
| 6:13 PM
Inside the cavernous and dimly lit Windish Hall in south Bethlehem on Tuesday, a handful of volunteers were sorting, folding, labeling and otherwise arranging a collection of goods so massive and eclectic that I don't know quite how to describe it....
| May 19, 2014
| 10:26 AM
Ikea, the home furnishings store of choice for college dorms and bachelor pads around the world, is creating a new museum that is expected to open in the fall of 2015. The company will turn its first store in Älmhult, Sweden into a museum that will...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 4:37 PM
Got caffeine? Waffle sandwich darling Bruxie is debuting its own proprietary The Bold Blend coffee with a free cup offer on its Facebook page. Visit facebook.com/BruxieWaffles to learn more.
(e)Book smart: The Newport Beach Public Library has begun...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 11:21 AM
In Maryland, as in other states, consumers need to show ID when buying alcohol or tobacco products. Energy drinks could be added to that list of "adult" products if bills before the General Assembly are passed. House bill 1273 and Senate bill 986 were...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 1:09 PM
Everyone knows (don't they?) that 60 is the new 40. Or is it 30? Anyhow, three questions that touch on the issue of age …
Dear Answer Angel Ellen: I would like to get a makeup update but hesitate for two reasons. First, I know that any cosmetic...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Ask Chicago's chicest designer what keeps the rooms she creates looking of-the-moment, and she'll tell you: "What I care about," says Alessandra Branca, "is comfort in a home. I am not worried about what is trendy. I design for my clients and nothing...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 4:12 PM
Costa Mesa firefighters extinguished a car fire in Ikea's busy parking lot Sunday afternoon, officials said.
Around 11 a.m., one fire engine and four firefighters were dispatched to the furniture store at Harbor Boulevard and South Coast Drive.
| Mar 4, 2014
| 7:25 AM
PARIS -- Chanel designer Karl Lagerfeld staged another one of his epic fashion extravaganzas Tuesday morning at Paris Fashion Week, transforming the Grand Palais into a Chanel-themed supermarket and stocking the aisles with Chanel-branded groceries....