| Aug 26, 2014
| 3:09 PM
In winning six straight "Iron Chef" titles at the Allentown Fair, chef Susan Roth has proven herself adept at coping with unusual ingredients. Some have been tougher than others: octopus, a whole turkey, bitter melon.
"I love the challenge," says Roth,...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 5:05 AM
The "Seinfeld" fans among us no doubt remember the episode in which George Costanza (played by Jason Alexander) declared the "Summer of George." Well, it may be accurate to proclaim this the "Summer of Guy."
Last month, Guy Fieri, the tatted-up, spike-...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 7:23 PM
James Franklin played tour guide after practice last week, showing off some of the additions to Penn State's practice facility.
Several blue screens printed with the "We Are" slogan had been affixed to the perimeter fencing around the outdoor fields....
| Aug 23, 2014
| 12:36 PM
Baltimore's first casino could have risen more than a dozen years ago on the faded industrial stretch that is now posh Harbor East. Or more controversially, slot machines could have made their city debut in the family-oriented Inner Harbor or at Pimlico...
| Aug 22, 2014
If you've been holding back on dining out because you just can't justify the expense, step away from the stove and commence the happy dance: Magical Dining Month is back!
Now in its ninth year, Magical Dining Month is an annual showcase of emerging...
| Aug 21, 2014
Grab a cup of whatever you please and take a seat, there's plenty of room at our weekly table. Let's dish:
Say cheese. This weekend's O-Town MacDown will determine the best macaroni-and-cheese chefs in Central Florida. And we can add this to our...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 10:53 AM
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This week's TV Movies
David Suchet discusses his 25-year tenure...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 10:39 AM
Every chef has his or her area of expertise. For 11-year-old Chicagoan Madison Grant, that specialty is Southern cuisine. The soon-to-be sixth grader at South Loop Elementary has found her niche cooking grits, gumbo and seafood—and starting Sunday,...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 10:30 AM
In this week's edition of the Variety Movie Commercial Tracker, powered by iSpot.tv, "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" leads in spending with an estimated outlay of $9 million for spots that have aired 2,161 times across 41 networks through August 10. The...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 12:29 PM
Patricia Ann (Matheson) Comstock, affectionately known as Patti by family and friends, 56, of La Canada, passed away at Providence St. Joseph’s Hospital in Burbank on August 7, 2014.
Patti was born April 27, 1958 at the White Memorial Hospital...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 6:20 AM
Is there anything more American than the state fair?
Small-town pride. Prize-winning bulls. Proud children showing off their favorite ponies and sheep. State fairs are so American, they even have a contest for the best apple pie.
Some of us go for the...