| Nov 16, 2013
| 3:55 PM
Hazing in the NBA has always been about as sinister as a Dora the Explorer backpack, as menacing as a Hanson song.
If it were a reality television show, it could air on Nick Jr.
Cue the cute and cuddly Earl Clark dressed as a banana.
Cut to Quincy...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 10:36 AM
The event: P.S. Arts' “Express Yourself,” a creative extravaganza for children and teens, featured 30 arts and crafts booths where youngsters could spray-paint figurines, string beads, decorate goody bags, get runway-ready for the “E!...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 4:04 AM
It's been a long month of celebrations.
So far, we've collected freebies for Labor Day on Sept. 2, International Literacy Day and Grandparents Day on Sept. 8, Cheeseburger Day on the 18th and Talk Like a Pirate Day on Sept. 19.
A few "holidays" we...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 10:03 AM
You're never too old to trick or treat.
Halloween is my favorite night of the year. The kids are impossibly cute, the treats are sweet and everyone gets to carry off buckets o' free stuff.
It's the perfect holiday.
To make it even...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 5:17 PM
When it comes to satisfying America’s sweet tooth, trends like Cronuts, deep-fried Twinkies and Astronaut Ice Cream come and go.
But Burbank’s Donut Prince has built a kingdom on staying the same.
Nearly every morning for the past 39 years,...
| Oct 9, 2013
In Southern California's outer orbit, a dusty highway drive away from the L.A.'s health-obsessed celebrities and hipsters, a massive $70-million factory is preparing to churn out 140,000 gallons of premium juice a week.
The 264,000-square-foot Rancho...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 10:44 AM
Fractured Prune Doughnuts, the Ocean City phenomenon known for hand-dipped doughnuts made-to-order with a choice of glazes, toppings and sugar, is going national.
A new owner plans to spread the concept across the United States and open 50 new...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 2:22 PM
The Rainforest Action Network, an organization that campaigns for the world's rain forests, is on a mission to rid your snack food of what it calls "conflict palm oil." And it's naming some of America's most popular snack food companies, including Pepsi,...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 3:51 AM
Thar she blows, me hearties! Capture tasty plunder (free doughnuts) at Krispy Kreme to celebrate Talk Like a Pirate Day on Thursday.
But, ye won't need to walk the plank to get the hot, glazed booty.
Scurvy sea dogs and scallywags can have ye...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 5:15 AM
On Thursday, Krispy Kreme is offering a free doughnut to anyone who visits a participating store and talks like a pirate.
Customers who are fully dressed in pirate attire will receive a dozen glazed doughnuts for free.
There are Krispy Kreme stores in...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 10:51 AM
Abandon all diet plans, ye who enter here.
Thursday be International Talk Like a Pirate Day, mateys, and Krispy Kreme celebrated by giving a free doughnut to landlubbers ordering in pirate-speak, or a treasure trove of a dozen glazed to those sporting...