| Apr 15, 2014
It is a weekend for working around the house. My fiancee, Erin, and I have the baby's room to paint and some IKEA furniture to assemble. I roll out of bed early — 10:30 — and get into my wheelchair. Erin is already making coffee in the...
| May 14, 2014
| 7:55 AM
What do business mogul Sir Richard Branson, Ikea founder Ingvar Kamprad, and JetBlue founder David Neeleman, have in common? Well, besides being monumentally successful, they all have ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder), and, like other...
| May 2, 2014
| 6:30 PM
After years as a fashion makeover maven, Suze Yalof Schwartz aims to remake meditation.
"Why could there not be a Dry Bar for meditation, where you could go in and come out and feel amazing?" she asked herself as she began to delve into meditating to...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 6:58 AM
WASHINGTON— News out of President Obama’s interview with comedian Zach Galifianakis: POTUS will go to pretty much any length these days to plug healthcare.gov.
In the latest installment of “Between Two Ferns” —...
| May 20, 2014
| 12:07 PM
Saudi women are gaining ground, slowly
A RECENT move to introduce physical education to government girls' schools met the same response as most attempts to give Saudi women equal rights with men. A group of conservatives protested in Riyadh, the...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 2:42 PM
The following reports were compiled based on information provided by the Bolingbrook Police Department.
A catalytic converter was reported cut from a vehicle April 16 in the 100 block of East Old Chicago Drive. The theft is believed to have occurred...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 5:54 PM
W-2 cool: Ways & Means Oyster House, 513 E. Chapman Ave., Orange, will host an End of the Tax Season party from 4:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesday. Those who sit at the oyster and cocktail bar will receive a complimentary cocktail and passed appetizers. Those who...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 10:07 AM
IKEA is sending a team of five home furnishing experts on the road to help homeowners tackle design challenges, with a stop in the Baltimore/Washington area planned for June.
But Baltimore-area homeowners only have until Friday to apply for a home...
| Apr 19, 2014
| 10:44 AM
A little education can go a long way toward maintaining and preserving an existing lawn, or establishing a new one, while minimizing water use. Southern California turfgrass experts provide some advice for saving water on your lawn.
Choose the right...
| May 2, 2014
| 12:17 PM
I want to thank the Citizens Advocating Rational Development and their president Nick Green for speaking out about the real ecological problems in the plan for the new IKEA store, which was steamrolled through the City Council meeting on March 11 and...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 12:36 PM
Swedish furniture giant Ikea got the unanimous green light from the Burbank City Council on Tuesday to build its largest furniture store in the nation in Burbank.
The retailer, which opened in Burbank in 1990 as its first store in California and sixth...