| 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 25, 2013
| 2:42 PM
No more missing inches: Subway says that never again will a Footlong sandwich meet a ruler it can’t match.
In the company’s own words: “We regret any instance where we did not fully deliver on our promise to our customers. We freshly...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Reservoir junior Zelor Massaquoi admits to being only 5 feet 5 1/2 inches tall, but she can outmaneuver much taller opponents and leads the Howard County girls basketball league in rebounding. Her tenacity emerges all over the court as she averages 12.6...
| Aug 31, 2012
| 3:49 PM
David Oh's eldest son taped aluminum foil over his windows. His daughter painted a sign warning visitors away from the front door. His wife pulled the phone cord out of the wall and turned the couple's cellphones off.
David's time on Earth had come to a...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 9:18 AM
My roommate Pat and I recently, for some reason, watched the final season of “The West Wing” together on Netflix, which produced a number of arguments, speculations, and asides that I have compiled in an e-mail exchange for the inaugural...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 9:31 AM
No one who met George Motz on the afternoon of April 19, 2003, as he bit into his first double cheeseburger in the subterranean Billy Goat Tavern on Hubbard Street — “It is incredible, everything I had heard it was. The taste is distinctive...
| May 31, 2013
| 6:08 AM
What will judges be looking for at tonight's fourth annual Riverwalk Fort Lauderdale Burger Battle?
Some people call it nirvana.
"The judges have a very definitive set of criteria," says Genia Duncan Ellis, president and CEO of Riverwalk Fort...
| May 31, 2013
| 11:32 AM
Investors, cheered by an optimistic forecast, are sweet on Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Inc., pushing the treat-maker’s stock to its highest level in more than eight years.
On Friday, the Winston-Salem, N.C., company watched its stock soar to $17.74 a...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 8:33 AM
National Doughnut Day takes place on Friday, June 7, and customers can get free donuts at several area eateries. Both Krispy Kreme and Dunkin' Donuts will offer free donuts. Find more information at dailypress.com/shopping.
| Jun 7, 2013
| 4:41 AM
National Doughnut Day, celebrated on the first Friday of June, was established in 1938 by the Chicago Salvation Army to honor women who served doughnuts to soldiers during World War I.
That's according to Dunkin' Donuts, which is offering guests a...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 1:10 PM
Friday June 7 is National Doughnut Day. While it's easy to assume this billowy sweet treat is an all-American concoction, some food historians credit the Dutch, others German bakers and other research links them to Central Europe. Krispy Kreme, Dunkin&...