| Apr 21, 2011
| 4:35 PM
Sometimes, life -- and death -- imitates, well, our Op-Ed articles. On Monday, the Opinion page ran an article headlined "Early retirement may be hazardous to your health." Author Katherine Schlaerth, an associate professor emeritus at the USC School of.....
| Jun 30, 2010
| 4:58 PM
Actor Craig Sheffer has listed his home on Malibou Lake in the Agoura Hills area at $1,699,000.
Formerly owned by actress Elizabeth Montgomery, the home is bewitching: A stone wall and fountain lead to the house, which sits on more than half an acre...
| Aug 26, 2010
Two Boots, the fun New York-based restaurant serving spicy Italian and Cajun food, has come to Baltimore. One location is open in Power Plant Live, across from Port Discovery, and the second is expected to open by December near the Maryland Institute...
| Jul 10, 2010
Dr. Phil, as straight-shooting TV host Phil McGraw is best known, and his wife, Robin, have listed their Mediterranean villa in Beverly Hills at $16.5 million.
The couple is selling because they have bought a hillside view home that they've been admiring...
| Oct 20, 2010
Tom Bosley, a Tony Award-winning actor who was best known for playing Howard Cunningham, the amiable father on the hit TV series "Happy Days," has died. He was 83.
Bosley died early Tuesday at Eisenhower Medical Center in Rancho Mirage after a brief...
| Apr 21, 2011
Sol Saks, a veteran television writer and playwright who created the classic 1960s sitcom "Bewitched," has died. He was 100.
Saks, a longtime Sherman Oaks resident, died Saturday of respiratory failure as a result of pneumonia at Sherman Oaks Hospital,...
| Oct 4, 2011
| 1:28 PM
"Salem: A Guide to America's Bewitching City"
Salem, Mass., has earned a reputation as the unofficial Halloween capital of the world. It has something to do with those witches.
The Salem witch trials may have taken place in 1692, but you would never...
| Aug 16, 2011
| 3:28 PM
Watching "Rick Steves' Europe" with my friends, I always wish I could take them behind the scenes to show them the "glamour" of filming. It takes six days to film a 30-minute television episode, and it is an exhilarating and exhausting scramble from start...
| Dec 5, 2011
| 4:04 PM
In late 1968, I donned a fake leopard-skin pillbox hat and white gloves to visit a Richmond, Va., department store, where I hoped to impress folks with my sophistication and gain my first credit card.
Bob Dylan wrote about that kind of hat. "Well, you...
| Dec 29, 2011
| 12:53 PM
A Chatsworth estate frequently used as a filming location, including as a set for "Mad Men," has come on the market at $12 million.
The midcentury home, set on 2 acres, features 16-foot ceilings, walls of glass opening to outdoor living spaces, three...
| Jan 8, 2012
Actress-producer Jodie Foster has sold her gated Beverly Hills estate for $8.3 million, public records show.
Climbing roses and red brick accents give the seven-bedroom, eight-bathroom compound an East Coast vibe. The listing described the style as...