| Aug 22, 2011
| 9:33 PM
For the hungry, downtown keeps getting better and better. Chef Walter Manzke and his wife, Margarita Manzke, announced they have signed a lease to open République restaurant as well as a bakery, Factory Baking Co., in the Factory Place Arts......
| Aug 1, 2011
| 9:35 PM
A Japanese national pleaded guilty Monday to smuggling 55 exotic turtles and tortoises to the U.S....
| Apr 21, 2011
| 4:32 PM
It's too late to catch this year's Coachella Festival, but there are plenty of other options on this list complied by www.Cheapflights.com. They also would want you to check out their site for affordable airfare, if you decide to go check out the music....
| Jan 7, 2011
| 4:33 AM
A burger restaurant and an Asian buffet are set to locate in Bolingbrook this year. SmashBurger â a fast-casual diner that specializes in hamburgers grilled …...
| Oct 9, 2010
Michael Ramirez, son of Ronald Ramirez and Lola Quan-Ramirez of La Crescenta, and Rina Onoyama from Osaka, Japan, were married in Kobe, Japan, in July.
The ceremony, conducted in English and Japanese, took place at Ravimana Resort, in a glass chapel...
| Mar 20, 2011
Marco Gutierrez was taking no chances. With radiation still leaking this weekend from the damaged Fukushima nuclear plant 150 miles away, the Tokyo resident joined the legions of foreigners — and a growing number of Japanese — fleeing the...
| Feb 9, 2011
| 7:21 AM
The next time you’re tempted to go out and get a burger, you might want to first try sniffing away your hunger.
A new study from Osaka University in Japan says that certain smells can help you lose weight.
Several scents were found to reduce...
| Mar 11, 2011
| 5:14 PM
Tremors from the devastating earthquake and tsunami in Japan were felt in Glendale Friday, as a handful of Japanese students here on an exchange program heard the news of their home country while settling in for a three-week stay in the United states....
| Aug 25, 2011
| 11:28 PM
Toshiya Kuge, 20, of Osaka, Japan was an athlete and scholar who was determined to become proficient in English and earn a Master’s degree in engineering from an American university. He loved American football and was a linebacker in his first year...
| Jul 25, 2011
| 2:56 PM
Add a new series to the list of weekly free weekly outdoor music events on the Peninsula.
We learned late last week that The Villages of Stoney Run, a commerical and residential development at the corner of Jefferson Avenue and Denbigh Boulevard, will...
| Feb 15, 2012
| 1:28 PM
In its first formal move outside North America, The Second City is joining with Yoshimoto Kogyo Co., Ltd., one of Japan's largest TV producers, talent managers and entertainment companies, in a new joint venture that aims to introduce the improv-based...