| Jun 24, 2011
| 1:07 PM
Almost anyone engaged in the battle of the bulging midsection knows that French fries are not their friends. But the real shocker in the study of long-term weight gain that came out of Harvard this week was that eating too many spuds of any kind —...
| Jun 19, 2011
| 3:27 PM
Our San Diego lifestyle is full of thrilling entertainment, stylish shopping, new-age fitness and wellness, luxe hotel accommodations, and delicious, addictive dining. Being a San Diego local is incredibly fun, but it can also become very expensive if you...
| Jun 23, 2011
Public Enemy No. 1 in America's battle of the bulge isn't cupcakes, soda or double bacon cheeseburgers. It's the simple potato, according to Harvard University researchers.
Daily consumption of an extra serving of spuds — French fries, crispy...
| Oct 8, 2011
Back in August, when news got out that the Lost City Diner had opened, a town full of cynics said, "Aw, you're pulling my leg!"
But "Gee whiz!" folks sighed when they got a peek inside the new Charles North corner diner. "She's a beauty."
| Aug 28, 2011
| 9:40 AM
Some Baltimore are residents and business owners are feeling like they were sandbagged -- by the media, by the government agencies.
That feeling, of having been needlessly duped into both provision-making and plan-canceling, was the talk of the social...
| Nov 11, 2011
Each week we tell viewers what they can get for free. This week's free list: 1) Free Bus Tour 2) Free Fries for "FRYDay" from McDonald's
CitySights NY, the leading sightseeing bus tour in New York City is offering WPIX viewers a chance to experience...
| Nov 10, 2011
| 2:51 PM
It's a once in a century moment.
Tomorrow, your clock will read 11:11:11 on 11/11/11. WOW, MAN! Businesses are looking to cash in on the craze, offering compelling, and sometimes odd, deals to get customers in the door. And to get people like me to cover...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 1:00 PM
Goodbye, free plastic toys inside Happy Meals -- at least in one major California city.
A new San Francisco law goes into effect on Thursday that prevents fast-food restaurants from giving away trinkets, action figures and other toys in their kid's meals...
| Jul 24, 2011
| 10:00 PM
They’re in the middle of a nationwide tour. Thirteen Dartmouth College Students are teaching people across the U.S.:
“The feeling of running on veg,” said Meegan Daigler of The Big Green Bus.
That’s their way of saying...
| Aug 5, 2011
| 3:41 PM
I’m not sure I knew what Peruvian food was until my husband took me to Mamitas Peruvian restaurant in Glendale about five years ago. One taste of their spicy green chili sauce and tasty entrees and I was hooked.
The modest setting of the...
| Aug 9, 2011
| 3:51 PM
She’s played in indie horror films, in plenty of tough girl roles, and with multiple theater groups, and she recently “signed a contract in blood” (her words!) with the Baltimore Rock Opera Society. Julia Pickens, 27, has been acting...