| Nov 26, 2013
| 5:47 PM
Después de un largo día, ¿quién no ha llegado al supermercado sin la más remota idea de qué servir en la cena esa noche, cuando de pronto el tentador aroma de un pollo recién asado le da una nueva perspectiva a todo?
Y aun cuando el pollo asado es un...
| Dec 1, 2013
For more than a half-century, Sister Therese Mary Martinez — Sister Mary to her many friends — has worked to help the Mexican-American community in the northwest suburbs.
She has assisted newcomers in finding housing, dealing with...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 12:44 PM
What would you do to get your hands on a bottle of Sriracha? That's a question many Sriracha fans asked after a judge ordered the recent partial shutdown of the Huy Fong Foods Sriracha chile plant in Irwindale last week.
A seller on EBay is hoping you'...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 3:31 PM
Chile peppers top McCormick & Co. Inc's annual list of emerging food trends and flavors for 2014, the Sparks-based spice maker said Tuesday.
The flavoring company, marking its 125th year in business next year, unveiled an anniversary edition of its...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 9:26 PM
The Sriracha obsession may be getting a little out of hand. After a judge ordered the partial shutdown of the Huy Fong Foods Sriracha plant in Irwindale in November, someone listed a single packet of sauce for sale on EBay for $10,000. And the hot sauce...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 11:21 AM
Somewhere in the world, there is a Sriracha fan who has turned his beard into a bowl. It sags below his chin in the form of an elongated cup made of wiry brown hairs. He fills the beard bowl with ramen noodles. And before eating them with a pair of wooden...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 10:30 AM
The AFI Fest has unveiled the remainder of its lineup for the Nov. 7-14 event, encompassing 119 films representing 43 countries.
The fest, a program of the American Film Institute, will include the World Cinema, American Independents, Breakthrough,...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 2:17 PM
A new look at the coldest known object in the universe reveals a ghostly shape glowing in the Centaurus galaxy some 5,000 light years from Earth.
The Boomerang Nebula is a numbing 1 degree Kelvin, or about -458 Fahrenheit, more than a degree colder than...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 10:24 AM
Most chile lovers are addicted to the burn and garlic-chile scent of Sriracha sauce, the popular Asian condiment with the rooster on the label and the bright green cap. But about 30 residents in the city of Irwindale, where Huy Fong Foods, one of the...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 1:09 PM
The South Coast Air Quality Management District got 11 complaints about odors related to the Irwindale plant where the popular Sriracha hot sauce is made, all since Oct. 21, but none could be verified, a district spokesman said.
| Oct 30, 2013
"When we have visitors to our winery," says Christopher Howell, winemaker and general manager at Cain Vineyard & Winery in Napa Valley, Calif., "I remind them of the most basic thing: that wine comes from grapes, that grapes grow in vineyards and that...