| Apr 30, 2012
| 9:07 AM
1) Pasta Cosi
Pasta Cosi is entering its 19th year of business, and earning its 19th Best of New Haven award, too. The Branford establishment puts a premium on making sure that its products are "all handcrafted, everything made on premise," says owner...
| May 18, 2012
| 2:42 PM
It's described as having a "cult-like" following. It gets people out of bed sometimes at 5 in the morning and some say it's changed their life.
"It's hard and everyday I'm like why am I doing this to myself?" said Karen Eliades who's been coming...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 11:38 AM
Fall is near and our incentive to have bikini-fit bodies may be coming to an end. Or is it? Most experts would agree that the importance of year-round fitness is essential. So with big holiday meals looming in the distance, you might want to get motivated...
| Jun 16, 2012
If the thought of another grueling boot camp class has you yawning and dragging your feet, why not try a workout that makes fitness feel like a party?
Whether you like to dance, spin or just channel your inner rock god or goddess, there's a class out...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 3:18 PM
A new south-side South Bend restaurant is currently closed.
The owner of Passport Woodfire Grill, which opened in early August at 1290 E. Ireland Road, says he plans to reopen the doors.
But city and county officials say the restaurant needs multiple...
| Jul 14, 2012
| 11:46 AM
It was a battle of brawn, willpower, and stamina today in Salem.
It was the first southwest Virginia CrossFit games. Outside the gym's Roanoke Valley location, you could see dozens of folks doing squats, push-ups, jumps... you name it!
| Aug 10, 2012
| 8:25 AM
Plantation resident Anna Tunnicliffe competed in women's match racing for Team USA at the Olympics this summer. She won gold at the 2008 Olympics in a different class of sailing.
Since devoting herself to boats professionally, she has been two-time World...
| Mar 6, 2013
Although some skeptics remain wary, Mary Tapia, of Mount Prospect, is convinced there are benefits to the "Paleo Diet," which promotes unprocessed foods that were the diet of hunter-gatherers during the Paleolithic era — primarily meats, fish,...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 8:08 AM
You won't see Marlon Wayans reprising his role as Ripcord in "G.I. Joe: Retaliation" this spring — he and most of his co-stars were written out of the sequel to 2009's "G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra" — but you will see him in the found-footage...
| Jan 12, 2013
The L.A. Fitness Expo, to be held at the Los Angeles Convention Center next weekend, is always a good showcase for innovative, far-out and just plain weird new fitness products. Here's a preview of four standouts that tackle full-body and upper-body...
| Dec 31, 2012
| 2:05 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - From mud races to sweat parties to CrossFit competitions, workouts turned smarter, shorter and more social in 2012, experts say, as fitness was sweetened with a little help from smart phones and friends.
"Everything is about making...