| Aug 6, 2013
| 3:05 PM
Croissant-doughnut hybrids, test tube lab burgers, Krispy Kreme sandwiches and now, the Ramen Burger. What's the food world coming to with all of these Frankenstein creations? We're not exactly sure, but at least it keeps things interesting.
| Jul 25, 2013
| 9:49 PM
In the land of bacon-wrapped this and barbecued-smothered that, it can be hard to find anything healthy at the Orange County Fair.
Especially if you're a vegetarian.
Animal-derived delights are everywhere you look, from the oversized turkey legs to...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 8:09 AM
Krispy Kreme and the Salvation Army Stuff the Bus school supply drive starts Aug. 4 and runs through Aug. 17. All types of school supplies are needed, including notebooks, binders, pens, pencils, scissors, crayons, markers, glue, rulers, and hand...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 6:19 PM
A 39-year-old man was ordered held without bail today after being arrested in Florida and charged with strangling his girlfriend last year because he found texts from another man on her phone, officials said.
Angel Santiago was arrested in Florida,...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 2:25 PM
On a hot July afternoon, Martin Riese sits in a suit at one of the patio tables at Ray's and Stark with eight bottles of water and 16 glasses in front of him. He laughs as museum goers pause in front of his table to smirk or make a comment about the odd...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 12:57 PM
McDonald's has launched a website devoted to financial advice and tips for its employees called Practical Money Skills for Life, and in the process possibly signaled the fast-food giant isn't paying employees a decent wage.
The site is intended to make...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 7:24 AM
It's nothing new for the Orange County Fair to offer all manner of deep-fried, bacon-wrapped foods, but this year, it seems that there is even more bacon, and then, there's the debut of the Krispy Kreme sloppy Joe sandwich.
Crowds of people flocked...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 9:25 AM
You understand I thought I was too old to be seduced. Even if, on rare occasion, I still dream of the handsome stranger who will serenade me beneath my window (we'd have to add a second floor, but so what?) and carry me off to the land where the...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 3:13 PM
Dwight Howard is feeling the California Love.
Dallas, too. Houston and Atlanta, you in the house?
Mr. Howard is entertaining all four suitors starting July 1 when the free-agency period begins. It's the NBA's version of match.com for a guy with...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 7:11 PM
I hope to drop weight this summer.
The Orange County Fair has other plans. I may as well wait until New Year's to break my resolution.
The theme of the July 12 to Aug. 11 shindig is "Come & Get It." The "It" to come and get is batter-slathered, deep-...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Watch out, a British invasion is coming to L.A. nightlife. It's taking the form of a new club called Hooray Henry's, which is a British term referring to a poncy, upper-class twit. (For reference, YouTube Monty Python's "Twit Olympics.")