| Sep 15, 2012
| 5:23 PM
I'm sure many remember the lessons their parents bestowed upon them, like the value of a hard-earned dollar.
I learned the value of money by the $7-per-week allowance my parents gave me, earned by doing chores like taking out the trash and walking my...
| Sep 30, 2012
Brent Leonesio of West Hollywood became a perfumisto at age 12 when his mother bought him a bottle of Hermes' Eau D'Orange Vert. He was astonished at how the perfumer had captured the scent of a real orange.
But it wasn't until he was an adult and in the...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 12:22 PM
It used to be the only way you'd lose weight on a cruise was if you couldn't handle the waves, but exercise is serious business these days and Princess Cruises has taken on the fitness challenge with its new Royal Princess cruise ship.
The most unique...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 5:12 PM
A Los Angeles radio host’s “cash mob” held Tuesday at Toy Boat Toy Boat Toy Boat drew hundreds of shoppers to the store, which had been in danger of closing at the end of business Tuesday because of financial pressures.
| Aug 9, 2012
| 10:53 AM
From craft beer shampoo to flower essences that boost your mood, a new beauty shop in Laguna Beach offers up items you won't find at the corner drugstore.
Roots The Beauty Underground, which opened Aug. 1, specializes in non-toxic products, as well as...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 6:46 AM
The University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown invites you to “Explore Spring.”
Sponsored by the Office of Community Education and Outreach, Explore Spring 2012 presents 40 personal enrichment courses for your enjoyment.
Just in time for summer,...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 6:51 AM
We know spring is right around the corner, but our skin is still taking a beating from the dry heat indoors and the brisk winds and temperatures that linger. To help skin return to a hydrated, moisturized, glowing state, consider one of these treatments...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 4:35 PM
With buffets available nearly 24 hours a day, it's no surprise that the average cruise-goer gains a pound a day, according to a poll of 1,281 people by independent cruise travel agents. Of those polled, 6 percent said they gained up to 18 pounds during...
| Jan 25, 2013
| 1:05 AM
Korean medicine dates back thousands of years. Sharp bone needles once used for acupuncture have been unearthed in Korea. But it was not until the end of the 19th century that doctors in the United States and other parts of Asia began to consider using...
| Jan 12, 2013
| 4:22 PM
By Jennifer Sheehan, Of The Morning Call
It's a store fit for a treasure hunt.
"There's no predictability on what we'll have each week," says Janet Kolepp, manager of ReStore in Whitehall Township.
Based in what was once the Circuit City electronics...
| Dec 28, 2012
Right about now we all could use a shot of serenity. Make mine a double.
Oh, sure, the holidays are great. And we've survived them. That's a plus.
But what about us sufferers of PHSD — post-holiday stress disorder?
All that family...