| Apr 1, 2014
| 9:26 AM
On April 11, hundreds will gather with The Lord's Place for the seventh annual "SleepOut" at the Meyer Amphitheatre in downtown West Palm Beach.
Those attending will enjoy a program of live musical performances, kids' activities and a silent auction from...
| Mar 15, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Show business vendors have rallied in the San Fernando Valley in the middle of a warm weekend with promises to support legislation to sweeten California's film tax credit program.
Organizers said more than 600 attendees came to the rally at prop house...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 9:16 AM
Is your outdoor space reminiscent of your parents’ house circa 1971? Wobbly plastic tables and half-broken nylon lawn chairs in muted hues hardly scream summertime fun. Luckily, updating your outdoor decor has never been easier or more affordable....
| Mar 13, 2014
| 5:06 PM
With the first hint of spring sunshine last month, shoppers began emerging from hibernation, fueling hopes that a particularly bitter winter was to blame for the sour economic signals of recent months.
Retail sales rose 0.3% to $427.2 billion in...
| Mar 23, 2014
| 10:02 AM
The paint-while-drinking trend is expanding in Central Florida, with the latest iteration opening in Altamonte Springs.
Painting with a Twist is a "paint 'n sip studio" where patrons come for casual art instruction with the option to bring in a bottle...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 3:00 AM
It wasn't long after the morning sun came up over the Mojave Desert that Sean Byrne noticed a black speck fluttering just above the foothills of the San Gabriel Mountains.
He knew what it was, as did the other workers from Northrop Grumman Corp....
| Mar 17, 2014
| 2:29 PM
Business news in the south suburbs.
Dots, a national women's fashion discount retailer, has started going-out-of-business sales at all 360 of its stores, including eight in the south suburbs.
Customers holding gift cards can use them...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 12:36 PM
Mohegan Sun Casino opened in Montville in 1996, a few years after the opening of Foxwoods Resort Casino in nearby Ledyard. After the casinos came to town, southeastern Connecticut changed as predicted in terms of traffic and employment, but there were...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 6:45 PM
Increasing activity by data hackers has produced millions of victims and one clear winner: the credit monitoring business.
Services with names such as BillGuard and Identity Guard report a surge in sign-ups from people anxious to be protected. Nervous...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 11:53 AM
Prosecutors in Summit County, Utah, have charged the chief executive of Entropic Communications Inc., a San Diego semiconductor company, with assaulting a model who appeared on the reality television show "Beverly Hills Nannies."
The criminal complaint,...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Among the hundreds of gadgets, games and apps at January's Consumer Electronics Show, few had the sizzle of James Buch's gleaming silver hunk of hardware.
That's because the device is a barbecue grill — one that's Wi-Fi enabled, voice activated...