| Jun 20, 2013
| 5:35 PM
Giovanni Donancricchia was not only a top-notch pizza chef whose food was featured on national and local television shows, he also was a loving Italian immigrant father who worked long hours at his Cicero restaurant to support his wife and three children,...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 4:30 PM
McDonald's has introduced a new durian crunch McFlurry flavor to its dessert kiosk menus in Singapore. But for anyone who's actually smelled the spiky fruit, you may be scratching your head and asking why?
Some people love the stuff. Some people...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 6:59 PM
Cicero police officials are interviewing a person of interest in the shooting death of a restaurant owner that occurred in the suburb, authorities said on Friday night.
Giovanni Donancricchia, 64, of River Grove, was shot to death early Thursday,...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 5:15 PM
A man charged in the fatal shooting of a Cicero restaurant owner who was trying to protect his wife this week was ordered held without bail today.
Matthew A. Brown-Turner, 25, has been charged with murder and attempted armed robbery in the fatal...
| Feb 19, 2013
| 2:04 PM
Sleeping late has its rewards.
On Sunday, the 12th annual South Beach Wine & Food Festival will for the first time offer a ticket it calls the 3-6 p.m. Afternoon Fix! The $125 tickets gets you access to the Whole Foods Grand Tasting Village where you&...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 7:00 AM
When Ina Garten looks out from center stage at a live presentation, she sees an audience of hundreds of eager faces, hungry to share an in-person experience with the food star known as "The Barefoot Contessa."
Garten, who comes to Hartford's Bushnell...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 9:08 AM
The "Bizarre Foods America with Andrew Zimmern" episode featuring Baltimore will air on Monday, March 25 at 9 p.m. on the Travel Channel.
Here is the episode synopsis from the Travel Channel:
"There's a long line of tradition on the menu when Andrew...
| Mar 19, 2013
The cuisine and restaurants of Baltimore are getting another turn in the national spotlight.
The March 25 episode of "Bizarre Foods America with Andrew Zimmern" features Baltimore and the Chesapeake Bay.
The last time Baltimore was the subject of a...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 10:40 AM
Shin Chon Garden is popular to the point of overflowing. Even on a drizzly weeknight, the tables at this Ellicott City restaurant are full of diners. A friend, arriving a few minutes before I did, texted: "place smells AMAZING."
When Andrew Zimmern, the...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 2:55 PM
On Sunday, they'll play. But on Saturday, they'll eat and eat and eat.
The Taste of the NFL's 22nd Annual Party with a Purpose will take place on Saturday at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans. The annual event includes a chef from...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 11:32 AM
Travel Channel and Sports Illustrated are teaming up for a one-hour special about the making of this year's Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue.
Back up boys, here are the details: "Sports Illustrated: The Making of Swimsuit '13--7 Continents, 17 Wonders"...