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  • All the Facts, Senator

    The honorable senior senator from Connecticut is proceeding in a not-so-honorable fashion when he publicly beseeches Hobby Lobby to cover contraceptives in Connecticut and thus not disregard Connecticut law. The senator knows, but conveniently does not...
  • Restaurant run by Indian convicts wins praise for politeness, hygiene

    NEW DELHI (Reuters) - As India's capital baked in a heat wave, banker Gaurav Gupta sat down for lunch at a new air-conditioned restaurant, to be greeted by a smiling waiter who took his order for a traditional "thali" meal of flat bread, lentils,...
  • Pazo, now an Italian restaurant, carries the Foreman Wolf standard

    Pazo, now an Italian restaurant, carries the Foreman Wolf standard
    Pazo opened in 2004 with a Spanish-influenced menu and it kept on being Spanish until just last month, when it unveiled a new, wholly Italian format. That's a pretty big change. I'd compare it to the ninth season of "Roseanne," when the Conners won $108...
  • Brian France is trying to keep NASCAR relevant

    NASCAR driver Brad Keselowski remembers slamming into a rival's car in Phoenix a few years ago, only to be summoned after the race by officials who scolded him for being too aggressive on the track. Then NASCAR Chairman Brian France, the third...
  • Soup's on at Jacob's

    Soup's on at Jacob's
    Q: I would like to have the vegetable soup recipe from Jacob's restaurant in Boynton Beach. The soup and the food are very good. I eat there often. — Linda Kenik, Boynton Beach A: Joe and Elaine Spiegel have developed a devoted following since...
  • The insidiousness of the Hobby Lobby decision

    To the editor: That's rich, a Christian activist law firm calling itself the Becket Fund for Religious Freedom. Equally Orwellian phrasing titles the constitutionally dubious Religious Freedom Restoration Act, which the Becket firm has cited to obtain...
  • Hotel guests ordering more takeout, less room service

    Hotel guests ordering more takeout, less room service
    Hotel guests increasingly prefer to order their eats from takeout restaurants rather than from room service, according to data from Chicago-based online food-ordering service GrubHub Inc. While revenues from room service declined 9.5 percent from 2007...
  • From front-row seat, Israeli town cheers assault on Gaza

    SDEROT, Israel Dragging a sofa up a hill, residents of Sderot and other curious Israelis prepared for yet another night of watching their army bomb targets in Gaza during what the Israelis have dubbed Operation Protective Edge. This town of 25,000 has...
  • Dining scene: From chicken and waffles to unexpected cocktails

    Dining scene: From chicken and waffles to unexpected cocktails
    Gluttonous Goat 99 SE Mizner Blvd., Unit #2, Boca Raton, 561-923-9457, GluttonousGoat.com After short stints as a Spanish tapas café and the French L'etoile, this spot on the edge of Royal Palm Place is now a gastropub with a Caribbean and Creole...
  • Young developer renovating downtown Orlando hotel

     Young developer renovating downtown Orlando hotel
    Inside one of Orlando's most iconic, but aging, hotels, crews in orange hard hats are gutting the building. They're ripping up carpet, tearing down wall coverings and yanking out bathroom fixtures. The lobby is dark, meeting rooms are bare and the...
  • Parking plan for Corona del Mar advances

    The Newport Beach Planning Commission voted unanimously this week to pass a Corona del Mar parking management report — specifically eight, short-term recommendations for improving parking in the village business district — to the City...