| Apr 9, 2014
| 9:04 AM
Scarlett Johansson, currently starring in "Captain America: The Winter Soldier," is on the cover of Glamour's May issue. Inside she talks about hand-to-hand combat in "Captain America." But more to the point, she reveals what she likes about fashion in...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 9:57 AM
What better ode to the upcoming Earth Day than to go unplugged, swapping electricity for candlelight? Keeping it eco-friendly, Lite + Cycle’s pillar candles are composed of vegetable waxes and pure aromatherapeutic essential oils; each one is hand-...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 1:21 PM
This weekend, Rick Conkey plans to showcase several causes that he holds dear — not the least of which is celebrating reggae music.
The host of KX 93.5's "Music Matters" radio show is set to launch the American Reggae Hall of Fame by honoring...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Frankfort officials are taking a closer look at four firms out of 17 that bid to oversee construction of a new village hall.
"We're not ready to recommend anyone right now," Village Administrator Jerry Ducay told trustees Monday.
The plan is to...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 8:01 AM
Sahar the lion knew instantly there was an intruder in his yard. There, on the rock from which he could survey Lincoln Park Zoo, stood a cardboard replica of a male lion complete with a lush paper mane and drawn-on smile. Sahar bounded over, stared at the...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 2:35 PM
The Discovery Cove horticulture team will do a front-yard makeover for a Central Florida contest winner.
The "Landscape Your Yard" contest requires participants, living within a 50-mile radius of Discovery Cove, to submit a photo of their front lawn...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 1:09 PM
Everyone knows (don't they?) that 60 is the new 40. Or is it 30? Anyhow, three questions that touch on the issue of age …
Dear Answer Angel Ellen: I would like to get a makeup update but hesitate for two reasons. First, I know that any cosmetic...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 9:35 AM
Consumers have incredible power to help the environment through their buying habits.
If we set standards for our purchases, stores will respond by making more eco-friendly products available.
First, we should only buy fast-drying towels because it...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 12:32 PM
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| Apr 16, 2014
| 3:50 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Golden Gate Park's Hippie Hill is famous for the wafting aroma of marijuana just about any day of the week. But Sunday is 4/20, and to those in the know that's code for "light up the ganja."
It also happens to be Easter Sunday, and...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 4:14 PM
Get a free azalea for Earth Day
Ken Matthews Garden Center in Grafton is offering a free azalea to the first 100 people in the store on Saturday, April 19.
The event is to mark Earth Day, according to the garden center's calendar. The store is at 4921...