| Apr 3, 2011
| 5:04 AM
Ocala police said two vehicles bumped into each other Thursday.
The driver of one of the vehicles, Randall Travis Roberts, 20, of Davenport, told cops he stole the 2011 box truck loaded with 338 boxes of Krispy Kreme doughnuts from a Walmart parking...
| May 26, 2011
| 9:03 AM
The 45,000-square-foot Showplace South interior design showroom at 3020 Pullman St., Costa Mesa, established in 1975, is having a going-out-of-business sale. If you've ever hired an interior decorator, there's a good chance they bought their stock here....
| Jun 2, 2011
| 7:56 AM
It's late in the day, but I'm guessing it's just the right time to fight off the afternoon doldrumns with a shopping break. Am I right?
- Groupon is offering another big national retail deal: $10 gets you a $20 voucher for Old Navy, in-store only. You...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 7:42 AM
In an era when everyone is trying to trim down, Gulfstream Park Racing and Casino is going the other way, by rewarding those people who make the scale groan every time they step on it. On Tuesday, slot players will receive 10 cents in free play for...
| Jul 13, 2011
| 2:47 PM
The theme of this year's Orange County Fair, which starts Friday, is "Let's Eat!" For many, that's the theme each year and a great reason to visit the fair.
Put healthy eating aside for a day (or two) and fill up on battered, deep-fried, jumbo-sized...
| Jul 14, 2011
Only Jeff Garlin could get away with doing an entire show about his giving up sweet stuff — even titling the show "No Sugar Tonight" — while swigging from a bottle of Gatorade.
The thematic disconnect was particularly egregious because, by...
| Aug 6, 2011
| 7:10 PM
For the self-proclaimed "mad scientists" of the Orange County Fair, their latest creation drew many interested, if not wary, visitors eager to try their latest concoction: the deep-fried Kool-Aid.
Chicken Charlie's has been a fairgrounds staple for the...
| Aug 9, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Dear Julia: I love parties and frequently plan elaborate shindigs with my friends. Thanks to my type-A personality, love of Google docs and ability to nag people into using PayPal, I tend to be the de facto organizer. Recently, I was approached to...
| Sep 27, 2011
| 12:56 PM
On Thursday, Sept. 29, customers can get a free medium cup of coffee from 7-Eleven stores between 7 and 11 a.m.
Krispy Kreme also is joining the free coffee action all day on Thursday. The offer is good for a free 12-ounce house coffee blend. No purchase...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 9:23 AM
The day after Dunkin’ Donuts sent Angelenos salivating with news of its imminent return to Southern California, rival chain Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Inc. said it’s growing as well.
Krispy's physical presence “is substantially smaller...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 8:27 AM
Subway is facing an outcry over a single inch.
The giant sandwich chain is still dealing with peeved consumers after an Australian customer alleged, with photographic evidence, that the company’s popular Footlong sub doesn’t live up to its...