| Jul 13, 2013
The famous Chinese restaurant Mr. Chow is known for being particularly celebrity friendly. So it comes as no surprise that the bar uses a celebrity-made tequila called Casamigos in its twisty take on a modern margarita called La Futura. The tequila...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 4:07 PM
The Laguna Beach Unified School District board voted Tuesday to extend contracts for two nutrition consultants filling in for the district's food services director, who is on medical leave.
Registered dietitian Melissa Manning will be paid an amount...
| Jul 9, 2013
Review: Lao 18
18 W. Hubbard St. 312-955-8018
Rating: !!! 1/2 (out of 4) Heating up
The mission for Lao 18, the new restaurant from Chicago's regional Chinese cooking master, chef Tony Hu, is simple: "I want to bring Chinatown downtown."
| Jun 27, 2013
| 7:00 AM
A space that was once a gift shop in the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino has become a gift for South Florida diners looking for a high-quality, Pan-Asian restaurant in Broward County.
The approximately 55-seat B¿l opened its doors in May right off...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 8:59 AM
Critical violations of state sanitation and safety laws recently observed by inspectors at three South Florida restaurants and a caterer prompted the Florida Department of Business & Professional Regulation to cite the owners, including one already shut...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 9:40 AM
Taste of China
954 Chapel St., New Haven, (203) 745-5872
As far as real-deal Chinese restaurants go, New Haven is lucky enough: Great Wall and Royal Palace are both downtown. But stick around long enough, and you might start to hear rumors of a...
| Jun 27, 2013
*1/2 (out of four)
Like fractured pieces of three different mirrors, “Redemption” attempts to be a different kind of Jason Statham movie while still being a typical Jason Statham movie. In other words, it’s an often-somber character...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 11:13 AM
Sea Harbour is one of the two or three best Hong Kong-style restaurants in the Los Angeles area, a comfortable dining room with impeccable live seafood and deft interpretations of Chinese luxury dishes. If you were looking for bird’s nest, braised...
| Jun 25, 2013
The show: "Stuck Elevator" at New Haven's Long Wharf Theatre, part of the International Festival for Arts & Ideas.
What makes it special?: It's a new hybrid musical-hip-hop-opera, with libretto from a local artist in a work that was first developed in...
| May 5, 2013
| 2:53 AM
Larry Laperriere did not just own a local restaurant delivery service, but he also took customer orders, dispatched drivers and took care of the paperwork and accounting for the business.
Referring to him as "instrumental" to Dine-In Delivery would...
| May 6, 2013
| 8:00 AM
This is a Tianjin breakfast restaurant in Monterey Park. While workers are ringing up handmade baos for $0.92 a pop, an elderly woman weaves in and out of the kitchen, sometimes momentarily pausing to take it all in, hands on her hips. Her name is Anna...