| Jul 26, 2011
| 3:14 PM
Under Armour officials say that its strong second-quarter earnings report Tuesday is proof that the sports apparel company is giving customers what they want.
But the Baltimore company saw a hit to its profit margins and admits the operations side of...
| Jul 28, 2011
| 9:45 PM
Whole Foods Market will open a store at Fashion Island next summer, Irvine Co. officials announced this week.
The high-end grocery chain will occupy a 32,000-square-foot space at the Newport Beach shopping center below Dick's Sporting Goods, adjacent...
| Aug 29, 2011
| 9:05 PM
COSTA MESA — If you've ordered from the Wahoo's Fish Taco food truck this summer, there a good chance your grilled fish burrito was served up by Wing Lam, the restaurant chain's co-founder.
And even with 60 Wahoo's locations nationwide —...
| Sep 23, 2011
| 7:20 PM
Former Orioles pitcher Mike Flanagan had threatened to commit suicide several times before taking his life last month, police records show.
In an interview with police detectives, Flanagan's wife described several occasions in which he grabbed a...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 3:52 PM
While Under Armour's core apparel lines drove strong revenue results in the third quarter, the company is preparing to launch even more products, including sneakers, as well as to enter new markets, such as China, company officials said Tuesday while...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 9:41 PM
Fashion Island and South Coast Plaza retailers will open as early as midnight for Black Friday shopping, officials from both centers said Monday.
Macy's at both locations will open at midnight, as will Express at Fashion Island.
At South Coast Plaza,...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 9:42 PM
With the holidays fast approaching, if you're like us, you're staring down weeks of commitments, family, parties, shopping and just plain craziness. So best to keep some respites in your back pocket — you'll need them.
At the Island Hotel in...
| Dec 12, 2012
Kristin Froehlich knew something was wrong with her mental abilities the moment she pulled into the parking lot of a sporting goods store last spring.
“Driving to Dick's Sporting Goods in Naperville, I pulled into the parking lot, and just sat...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 4:57 PM
A combination of feather-covered body armor, 5-foot wings and a sharp helmet make for a wardrobe more suited to a Roman soldier than a football fan. But for Pasadena resident Roderick Allman, 39, the suit allows him to become "Ravenous Maximus" on the...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 9:32 AM
Paging Mr. Fezziwig.
One might get the notion that Charles Dickens' good-hearted fictional employer was back in business after the announcement this week by a private equity firm, Cerberus Capital Management, that it intends to sell Freedom Group Inc.,...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 9:24 AM
In a race to beat other retailers in sales growth, Under Armourmay not have won gold, but the athletic apparel brand secured fifth place - not bad out of a field of 100.
The Baltimore company was the fifth fastest growing retailer in the U.S. last year,...