| May 10, 2014
| 10:00 AM
It's a little after noon on Friday and Lisa Vanderpump is walking around the soon-to-be-finished garden patio of Pump, her new restaurant, bar and lounge in West Hollywood. She's adjusting lighting fixtures, directing construction workers and figuring out...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Mini-review: Kaiser Tiger
1415 W. Randolph St. 312-243-3100
Rating: 2.5 (out of 4) Take it or leave it
I'd like to say that Chicago is officially over the bacon craze, but evidence to the contrary just keeps coming. Baconfest, the local annual...
| May 16, 2014
| 9:30 AM
The "Restaurant Impossible" visit to Cave Inn BBQ in Winter Garden will air at 10 p.m. Wednesday on Food Network.
"Robert Irvine and crew paid us a visit back in March, and we've gotten a complete makeover," owner Karen Klavans said in an email Friday....
| Jun 4, 2014
| 7:45 AM
Is it the worry that keeps Giada De Laurentiis so slim? The pressure of having a famous name? The hard work put into her new restaurant, which opened Tuesday in Las Vegas?
Maybe. But it’s also a philosophy.
Giada, the celebrity chef’s...
| May 19, 2014
| 9:23 PM
Chef Walter Staib, owner of City Tavern Restaurant in Philadelphia and host of PBS' "A Taste of History," brings his newest PBS show "SuperFoods" to Bethlehem. Staib partnered with PBS39 and Hype413, Inc. to create 13 episodes of "SuperFoods," in......
| May 23, 2014
| 1:00 PM
Just before midnight, as 25-year-old JP Erickson was getting ready to go to bed, his phone buzzed.
"Are you available tomorrow at 5:30 a.m.?"
The text was from the production coordinator of a low-budget movie offering a day's work as an unpaid...
| May 9, 2014
If the crowd doesn't draw you into the Good Eating tent stage at Printers Row Lit Fest, the tempting aromas will. Each year, the staff of the Tribune's Good Eating section brings cookbooks to life by hosting author conversations and food prep...
| May 12, 2014
| 2:07 PM
Charles Ross Diffenderffer, an attorney who changed careers and became an executive chef, died April 24 at his home in the Mays Chapel section of Timonium. He was 49.
Family members said he died after a lengthy battle with addiction.
Born in Baltimore...
| May 28, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Michael Shimbo isn't going on the right journey when he navigates the Internet.
The former Apple and Live Nation executive who turned his love for music into Concert.TV, has hit the road with PlanesTrains+Automobiles, a digital streaming network that has...
| May 29, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Finding examples of television series that promote positive social change isn't the challenge for the seventh annual Television Academy Honors, which take place June 1 in Beverly Hills. The difficult part is narrowing down the 120 to 130 submissions to...
| May 30, 2014
| 5:33 AM
The weekend brings the arrival of a promising drama, which is good news.
What "Mad Men" did for advertising and the 1960s, "Halt and Catch Fire" tries to do for personal computers and the 1980s. The fictional AMC drama largely succeeds in its debut at...