| Nov 22, 2013
| 2:54 PM
New Haven is thought by many to be Connecticut’s top restaurant town, although the Gold Coast also offers a wealth of dining opportunities and Greater Hartford is definitely up and coming. Despite the strength of our dining scene, Greater New...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 5:00 AM
To the editor: Baby boomers like myself grew up on James Garner/Doris Day comedies. Our parents had watched "Maverick," and together we watched "The Rockford Files." Then there were the many terrific TV movie performances, commercials, interviews and...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Machinima, the YouTube multichannel network for videogamers and fanboys whose backers include Warner Bros., has hired Tricia White in the newly created position of chief people officer overseeing human resources.
White previously was VP of human...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 12:16 PM
It doesn't hurt to ask.
That's the case with military, student, teacher, emergency personnel, AAA and any other group affiliation you can dream up. It's also the case for seniors.
Most retailers, restaurants, entertainment venues and service centers...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 2:48 PM
Angelenos were asked to rank the best fast-food and quick, casual dining chains as part of a national survey. The result? L.A. diners favor taste, quality and options, and ranked Subway as their top destination for a quick meal.
For its midyear report,...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 9:00 PM
I have a birthday coming up.
In honor of this milestone (a lady never reveals her age), I've rounded up a list of birthday freebies from A to Z so you, too, can celebrate with free gifts from restaurants and retailers. As a bonus, you'll immediately get...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 6:22 AM
The week after the Fourth of July is full of free food, including Chick-fil-A and 7-Eleven Slurpees. IHOP and Krispy Kreme are offering heavily discounted treats, too.
IHOP was first on the calendar, offering a shortstack of pancakes for 56 cents on...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 4:33 AM
Snag a short stack of pancakes for 56 cents at IHOP on Tuesday, July 8.
From 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., participating restaurants are rolling back the prices on a stack of three buttermilk pancakes to celebrate the chain's 56th birthday, according to a post on...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 3:55 PM
The first time around, local playwright Michael Wanzie cast his play "Ladies of Eola Heights" with men in dresses — and scored a huge hit. In 2005, the comedy ran for months at Orlando's Parliament House.
This time around, for a production at...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 10:18 AM
Marion County Animal Services is hosting Adopt a Shelter Cat Summer program through July 31.
Kittens and cats can be adopted for $5 each, which includes spay/neuter surgery, rabies vaccine, a county license and microchip.
The Animal Services office is...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 5:56 AM
Illinois is flatter than every state but one, according to researchers, and is less hilly even than Kansas, a place once proven to be flatter than an IHOP pancake.
Jerome Dobson, a University of Kansas geographer, set out to compare how flat states...