| Mar 13, 2012
UPDATE: Ramova Grill is closing for good on 4/14/12. Happy trails, Tony and staff!!!
(Orginal post from 9/27/11)
Often, while out and about covering stories in Chicago, I meet fascinating people and see interesting places that I don't get to...
| Dec 24, 2011
| 3:45 PM
'Tis the time of year for planning another round of New Year's resolutions.
It's a mere week away, so that may mean it's time to join a gym or perhaps take up yoga.
And — at least for the Lehigh Valley — there's a new concept called hot...
| Dec 30, 2011
Fire broke out at Chang's Chinese Restaurant in North Sacramento Friday morning, but the worst damage is from water.
Flames in the kitchen set off the restaurant's sprinkler system around 5:30 a.m. The fire did not spread, but there is some water...
| Jan 22, 2012
Eric Ting respects superstitions, especially the one that says you can't say "Macbeth" aloud in a theater without dire consequences. ("The Scottish Play" is used instead.)
"I think superstition is a powerful force," says the fate-conscious Ting,...
| Jan 9, 2012
| 6:39 AM
What's it like to live in a far-off place most of us see only on a vacation? Foreign Correspondence is an interview with someone who lives in a spot you may want to visit.
David Fyfe, 71, is a native of London. He retired as a math professor at London'...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 10:16 AM
The best consumer advice for those attending the current exhibit at the Jewish Museum of Maryland is: Plan on going out to eat immediately after the show.
"Chosen Food: Cuisine, Culture and American Jewish Identity" is brimming with delicious information...
| Jan 11, 2012
| 7:57 PM
One of my favorite aspects of our “gotta have it now!” society is how quickly TV shows come to DVD. Instead of waiting for some of your favorite episodes to make the rerun rounds or worse, try to catch it in the DVD cycle.
This fall, I'll...
| Mar 12, 2012
The restaurants and businesses of Chinatown are hosting the first-ever restaurant week for the community. It runs through Sunday, March 18th and many deals are being offered. PIX11's Nathan Kamp checked out these Chinatown spots:
- HK Wonton Garden -...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 12:10 PM
Richard Lewis was at the mall recently when a kid came up to him going, "Prince John! Prince John!" He was a big kid, and he was sorta mumbling.
"Calm down, man," Lewis told him. "Want a pretzel?"
Lewis gets that a lot, he said in a recent phone...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 2:10 PM
Off Highway 440, north of Covington in Mt. Hermon sits a plant paradise in which you would expect to find in China and not in the bayou.
"It's really rare and a special gem stuck out here in the middle of nowhere. I feel very fortunate to be a part of...
| Mar 23, 2012
Each week we tell viewers what they can get for free. This week's free list: 1) Free spa services, 2) Tastings from Hot Kitchen, 3) "Hunger Games" party, 4) "Hunger Games" Workout, 5) Full-size Coffee-mate
Graceful Services Spa 1095 2nd Avenue 2nd...