| Aug 28, 2011
| 6:49 PM
BGE customers should call 877-778-2222 immediately to report your location.
Turn off or unplug sensitive electronic equipment and appliances to avoid damage from surges when power return.
Do not use candles as lighting.
Leave one light turned on so...
| Sep 5, 2011
The last time you wiped down your desk and shook crumbs from your keyboard was — yep, a year ago, when you knocked over a latte while munching a turkey croissant sandwich. Or was it after crunching through that bag of Cheetos? That's not good news...
| Sep 7, 2011
After four days without power, my family returned to the 21st century Wednesday night, but that wasn't the worst experience of the storm.
As I snuggled up on the couch Saturday to weather Irene with my family, I had no idea what was in store. I...
| Sep 8, 2011
| 2:34 PM
| Sep 12, 2011
| 12:59 PM
The scene was shocking enough when police answered a call at the small brick bungalow in Berwyn.
A 14-year-old boy, severely mentally disabled, wearing only a T-shirt, lying in the backyard and not breathing.
As he was rushed to a hospital, where he was...
| Sep 19, 2011
| 2:42 PM
After nearly 40 years in the speaker business, Polk Audio is following music listeners from their living rooms and cars to their smart phones and their MP3 players.
The Baltimore company is moving outside its comfort zone — speakers for home stereo...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 2:27 PM
With Easter days away it’s time to start dying those eggs! KRUPS has a quick and easy solution to getting perfect hard boiled eggs every time. Spend less time waiting for the water to boil and wondering if the eggs are fully cooked, and more time...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 10:40 AM
For Lisa and Stuart Schabes and their family, Passover is a time to celebrate the tenets of their faith.
It's also a time when Lisa Schabes spends several days preparing festive, sumptuous meals in her spacious kosher kitchen.
These specialty kitchens...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 3:24 PM
by Liza Hawkins
Originally published March 1, 2012
I originally shared this favorite recipe in a post for Prime Parents' Club last summer, but I love the recipe SO much - and this photo, which I took as part of the...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 1:25 PM
An ursine troublemaker was tranquilized and taken deep into the Angeles National Forest on Tuesday morning after repeat visits to area homes, but foothills residents shouldn’t hold their breath waiting for their next “Yogi Bear” moment....
| Apr 11, 2012
| 2:42 PM
Sometimes it pays to procrastinate.
When Vic and I last wrote about our three chickens, it was mid-December and none of the hens were laying eggs. Despite spending an exorbitant amount of money setting up our henhouse, the darned hens weren't laying...