| Jun 11, 2013
| 12:16 PM
There's one day a year where tons of local establishments will bend over backwards to offer you special deals and discounts. Check out this list of places to go for free stuff on your birthday.
NOTE: Many of the freebies below require you to sign up for...
| 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.")
| 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-...
| 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...
| 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...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 8:03 AM
Hampton Roads loves Krispy Kreme!
The region came in fifth among the top 10 markets using Krispy Kreme’s Hot Light App for finding store locations and checking when hot doughnuts are available.
Since the company launched its app in December...
| 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...
| Oct 28, 2012
| 9:28 AM
1. Bob Evans: Kids Eat Free when they wear their costumes.
2. Chipotle: Come into any Chipotle dressed in costume, from 4pm to close and you'll get a burrito, bowl, salad or an order of tacos for just $2.
3. Dickey's Barbecue Pit: Kids Eat Free in...
| 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...