| Aug 16, 2014
A higher price doesn't necessarily guarantee higher quality, according to ShopSmart, the shopping magazine from the publisher of Consumer Reports. Sometimes a lower-priced model is actually better.
ShopSmart offers six examples of when it pays to pay...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 3:53 PM
Barack Obama, presiding over an unusually dismal post-recession economy, might make matters worse with a distracting crusade against the minor and sensible business practice called "inversion," more about which anon. So, consider his credentials as an...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 12:25 PM
•Charles: I appreciate the new approach you are taking with the DP. I lived in York County for 28 years before moving back to Newport News in 1996. I am still very interested in what goes in York County. For years I subscribed to the YorkTown Crier....
| Nov 17, 2013
Eddie V's has come to town with a Rat Pack swagger and a kitchen and staff hitting on all cylinders.
Part of the Darden Specialty Restaurant Group, Eddie V's replaced Timpano Italian Chophouse in a prime Restaurant Row address.
The new interior is...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 11:42 AM
GALESBURG, Ill. – President Obama tried to steer the nation’s attention back to his stewardship of an improving economy with a high-profile speech that took credit for a comeback but warned against persistent “inequality of opportunity&...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 5:16 PM
Few places go through laundry like Heritage House South in Costa Mesa.
It's one of two residential treatment homes for women and children in Orange County — the other one is Heritage House North in Anaheim — which means that even with...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 9:51 AM
Broward County restaurants are about to put themselves on sale.
Starting Tuesday through Nov. 7, about 40 restaurants will offer $35 three-course meals during the seventh annual Dine Out Lauderdale.
At some spots, that's almost a 50 percent savings...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 6:46 AM
Q: I had dinner last Saturday with some friends at Prime Catch restaurant in Boynton Beach. It's a beautiful restaurant on the Intracoastal, and we all enjoyed a fabulous meal. We all thought the "Maytag Salad" was out of this world. The combination of...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 11:49 AM
Looking for something to do before heading to the Independence Day fireworks display over the Inner Harbor? With some bright-colored blooms from Lord Baltimore Florist and some decorations from Michael’s in Towson you’ll be able to put...
| Apr 14, 2012
| 6:14 PM
You can't get more all-American than Lehigh Valley, which is why Fourth of July is such a special time in this part of Pennsylvania. Celebrate our region's history with a few modern twists.
This summer, the traditional Pennsylvania Fourth of July...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 6:48 PM
This summer, our traditional Fourth of July barbecue gets a classic Pottery Barn makeover. We’ll show you how to instantly dress up a picnic table in iconic reds, whites and blues, choose attractive yet indestructible dishware and grill a great...