| May 5, 2013
| 7:25 PM
NEW YORK — Your $400 date at Carbone doesn't begin with anything fancy. No caviar, no foie gras.
Instead, your waiter appears in a red Zac Posen tuxedo, looking and sounding like Joe Pesci in "My Cousin Vinny." He pierces a chunk of Parmesan...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 8:47 AM
Most American drivers say they've been burned more than once by their GPS navigation systems, according to a new survey commissioned by Michelin.
In the online survey of 2,200 drivers, 63% reported being taken off track an average of 4.4 times since...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 7:02 AM
Chevrolet pulled the covers off its all-new Corvette Stingray Z06 -- with "at least" 625 horsepower and track-ready tuning -- at the 2014 North American International Auto Show in Detroit.
Just a year after the base version of the seventh-generation...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 6:00 AM
The new Fiat 500e – an electric version of the bubbly Italian hatchback – compares well with battery-powered peers such as the Nissan Leaf or Honda Fit EV, as we noted in a recent comparison test.
But most buyers will care more about how the...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 2:14 PM
Meet Brian Sumner: As part of the traveling exhibit "Tony Hawk: RAD Science," the Museum of Discovery and Science (401 SW Second St., Fort Lauderdale) is holding a 1-4 p.m. seminar on the science of skateboarding and making your own skateboard...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 3:43 PM
La Cañada Flintridge
Identity theft: 4700 block Daleridge Road. A resident reported that someone used her personal identification to open a cell phone account with Verizon.
Forgery: 4600 block of Alcorn Drive. On July 1 a...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 9:06 PM
Did Gordan Ramsay ever curse during the filming of Fox’s “Junior MasterChef?”
The question was posed to the Michelin-starred chef famous for his scorching tirades on shows like “Hell’s Kitchen” and “Kitchen...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 7:44 AM
13 American Table
451 E. Palmetto Park Road, Boca Raton, 561-409-2061
The owners of nearby Tucci's Pizza, Alberto and Melanie Aletto, have opened this bistro in the former Lilly's New Cuisine.
"We are a New American restaurant featuring local...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 7:38 AM
Name: Roy Villacrusis
Title: Executive chef
Food prepared: Asiatic cuisine
Background: Waking up to the smell of burning wood from the "dirty kitchen," a...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 7:00 AM
A native of Torino in Italy’s Piedmont region, Marino Monferrato is general manager of Cecconi’s in West Hollywood. In Italy, he worked with three-star Michelin chef Gualtiero Marchesi, then in London and in France. In 1994, Valentino's...
| Apr 19, 2013
| 1:52 PM
Las Vegas is known for its outsized restaurants and nightclubs, but Thursday's opening of Hakkasan Las Vegas at the MGM Grand raised the bar for them all.
The five-level, 80,000-square-foot venue is being dubbed the new king of clubs and is reported...