| Nov 1, 2013
| 1:05 PM
We know it's hard to imagine, but if the Huy Fong Foods chile plant in Irwindale shuts down, the quality of life as we know it will be severely diminished. A judge has ruled that the plant can finish production for next year's supply of the brand's famous...
| 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...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 8:00 AM
It makes for an unlikely combination: some of Hollywood's biggest stars rubbing up against relative obscurities from the international festival circuit. Yet that's exactly what happens each year at the Palm Springs International Film Festival, which has...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 10:55 AM
The United States will open play in the 2014 World Cup on June 16 in Natal, Brazil, in a Group G game against Ghana, a team that has eliminated it from the last two tournaments.
The Americans were drawn into Group G along with Germany and Portugal....
| Oct 29, 2013
| 7:47 PM
Jesse Bracamontes is one of the legions of Sriracha hot sauce fans who squirts the bright red paste of peppers, garlic and spices on all manner of foods: pizza, take-out Chinese and even a plain bowl of noodles.
But when the pungent Sriracha smell wafts...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 9:48 AM
Production of Sriracha can continue at an Irwindale factory, at least for now, a Los Angeles County Superior Court judge ruled Thursday.
Judge Robert H. O'Brien denied the city of Irwindale's request for a temporary restraining order and set a...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Many have noted the number of strong recent roles for what would have once been referred to as "women of a certain age." The award-season conversation this year is centered largely on actresses including Meryl Streep, Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett,...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 9:59 AM
If a theme has emerged in Los Angeles restaurants over the last several years, from Picca and Spice Table to Lukshon, A-Frame, Rivera and Corazon y Miel, it is the idea of Asian American and Latin American chefs trained in classical European kitchens,...
| Aug 17, 2013
Dear SOS: Orange County is often the food stepchild of L.A., but as an avid and loyal reader of the paper edition, I wonder if you could SOS the recipe for Javier's ceviche for those of us down here.
| Jan 14, 2014
| 5:07 AM
El rally Dakar llegó hoy a Chile en la octava etapa y el francés Stéphane Peterhansel le arañó más de 8 minutos al español Joan 'Nani' Roma, líder en autos, para poner un poco de picante a la carrera.
En motos, el francés Cyril Despres consiguió su...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 3:20 PM
The fate of the Huy Fong Foods' Sriracha plant in Irwindale, which produces the fiery Asian condiment with the rooster on the label and the bright green cap, is still up in the air. A Los Angeles County Superior Court judge did not make a ruling Friday on...