| Jul 14, 2014
| 8:00 AM
The La Quinta Resort & Club near Palm Springs is working this summer on spiffing up its casitas, villas, spa suites, lobby, pool areas and even the lush landscaping on the grounds of the hotel, which opened in 1926.
The Waldorf Astoria property...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 6:10 PM
Consumers who want to change cellular providers could soon find it easier to keep using their existing cellphones under a bill that advanced Thursday in the Senate.
Similar to the law that lets consumers keep their phone numbers when switching networks,...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 11:20 AM
At the end of a 30-minute interview with Steve Young this month, a colleague of the beer entrepreneur checked his smartphone, leaned over and told him, "We just made another $5,000."
By then, Young was checking his phone many, many times a day. Since the...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 7:40 PM
Music blaring from the speakers could be heard as far back as the Atlantic Avenue drawbridge. A sea of people decked out in patriotic attire seemed as endless as the ocean in the backdrop. The smell of kettle corn, hot dogs and Philly cheese steaks filled...
| May 19, 2014
| 8:22 AM
At some point, four people sharing two double beds and one bathroom gets old. The maid service doesn't compensate for the stale muffins in the lobby and coffee you have to make on the desk. It's time to look into renting a house or condo at the beach....
| May 30, 2014
| 2:55 PM
Father’s Day is June 15 and dad is likely so over getting a tie or new golf tees. Surprise dad with a gift he truly deserves this year. Here are our Father’s Day gift picks for 2014.
Creed Green Irish Tweed; $165-$330 at...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 12:08 PM
Keurig Green Mountain Inc. has struck a series of deals that will increase the kinds of company-approved coffee and tea that K-cup loving customers can buy.
In one such deal, Seattle-based coffee giant Starbucks Corp. said Friday that it had agreed to...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 2:56 PM
For foodies, charity begins with three upcoming events where food is the focus of the fundraising.
The Sweet Soiree – The Science of Chocolate, 6-8 p.m., May 13, Museum of Discovery and Science, 401 SW Second St., Fort Lauderdale, 954-467-6637,...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 12:50 PM
Coca-Cola is making a move to enter the home soda machine market with a new partnership with Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, makers of the small beverage pods used in Keurig single-cup coffee machines. The partnership comes just days after Soda Stream,...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 3:54 PM
Much about the art and science of the consumer market is mysterious, but nothing's stranger than the seeming popularity of those coffee-pod brewing contraptions sold under brand names such as Keurig.
Here's what's strange about them: First --...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 3:33 PM
Presto change-o; now you see it, now you don't. If you're looking for an undiscovered, secluded escape hidden from view yet minutes from the bustling center of San Marcos and its restaurants, bars and entertainment, Lake San Marcos is for you. My...