| Aug 3, 2011
| 7:16 AM
Tropical Storm Emily reminds us: Save up to hundreds of dollars by not stocking up on frozen foods until after the hurricane season.
A prolonged power outage after a storm could cost you plenty in spoiled freezer food, said Marilyn Gordon, a...
| Aug 24, 2011
| 9:16 AM
Want to trade in that rickety old washing machine or fridge? Broward County will pay rebates to county residents and businesses for buying energy-efficient appliances.
The county will pay rebates for eligible EnergyStar appliances to residents of $150 to...
| May 30, 2012
| 6:59 PM
Broward County Commissioner Dale Holness owns a second house that has run afoul of housing codes, cost taxpayers money and irked neighbors for its condition.
Shortly after moving in, a woman renting the home in 2009 with federal assistance complained...
| May 27, 2012
| 2:47 PM
In Beijing, the culinary icon is Peking duck, a dish as old as the Ming Dynasty.
BEIJING — Chicago has its hot dogs; Philadelphia adores its cheesesteaks. In Beijing, the culinary icon is Peking duck, a dish as old as the Ming Dynasty.
| Oct 20, 2011
| 10:20 AM
Address: 131 River Bank Way, Cobbs Creek
Listing agent: Olivia R. Hill, Realtor, Abbitt Realty Company, Newport News; 757-223-7478 (office); 757-968-9041 (mobile); email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Basics: This 3,700-square-foot home sits on 2....
| Dec 17, 2011
| 8:00 PM
It's the night before Santa arrives and the house is as quiet as a Christmas mouse — except for the sounds of wind whipping through the attic and down the drafty chimney.
Maybe extra insulation and caulking should be on your holiday wish list....
| May 5, 2011
In a downtown parking lot sits one of the most impressive things that Jamie Oliver, the chef-activist-TV personality, has brought to Los Angeles for his "Food Revolution" television show: a red-and-khaki-striped big rig tricked out as a traveling...
| Jun 16, 2011
Dear SOS: Have you tried the roasted veggie burger at Upper West in Santa Monica? If you haven't, you must. It is hands down the best veggie burger on the planet. Would love to see if the Los Angeles Times Test Kitchen can come up with the recipe....
| May 10, 2011
| 8:35 AM
Senior living communities are designed expressly for a very special market of prospective residents, and include equally distinctive features.
From wide hallways to emergency call systems, from divided medicine cabinets to special lighting treatments,...
| May 10, 2011
| 2:54 PM
| May 12, 2011
| 3:28 PM