| Jun 12, 2013
| 1:58 PM
Critical violations of state sanitation and safety laws recently observed by inspectors at five South Florida restaurants prompted the Florida Department of Business & Professional Regulation to cite the owners and briefly suspend operations.
| Jun 16, 2013
"Stuck Elevator" began in 2005 when Bryon Au Yong began following news stories about a Chinese restaurant deliveryman from the Happy Dragon who disappeared after dropping off an order of curried shrimp and fried rice in the Bronx.
Co-workers found his...
| Apr 27, 2013
Even though I’m partial to a good hook in music, lyrics are my biggest love (perhaps not surprising for someone smitten with good storytelling).
I think the best songwriters -- Bruce Springsteen, Paul Westerberg and Paul Weller spring to mind --...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 9:48 AM
The city of Baltimore is set to approve a $200,000 settlement with the family of a 14-year-old Randallstown girl who was electrocuted in 2006 while stretching during a church softball game in Druid Hill Park, ending a years-long legal battle.
| Mar 8, 2013
| 11:12 AM
Last month, the three owners of Eating House and four of their employees pledged their loyalty to the restaurant by having its logo tattooed on their bodies.
Forget regretting it down the road. Right now, the crew is celebrating a semi-finalist...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 11:53 AM
When Ho Sum Bistro first opened in 1987, there was virtually no other Asian fusion restaurant in the area and the notion of healthy Asian cuisine didn't exist. "Califoriental" was the way they described their concept, and we both went back many times...
| Mar 15, 2013
Man, this is hard to read with all the red ink -- Bob Ahearn, Cheshire
And the politicians were very naughty, but their parents were afraid to punish them, for fear of losing their Social Security and Medicare benefits. -- Susan...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 3:09 PM
Three very different food festivals are set for the next few months.
Boca Bacchanal, March 22-24, BocaBacchanal.com
In it’s first ten years, Boca Bacchanal has raised more than $2.5 million for the Raton Historical Society & Museum. Featured...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 7:45 AM
The face of SoNo's main strip, Washington Street, is constantly changing. One of the newest additions is Shanghai Asian Bistro (it opened last summer), run by husband and wife team John Jiang and Sophia Lin who also run Westport's Shanghai Gourmet. The...
| Feb 7, 2013
"John Dies at the End" dies closer to the beginning, before writer-director Don Coscarelli's adaptation of the book of the same name has reached minute 20.
Some films have just one thing on their cine-minds: to become the next midnight-movie cult item,...
| Feb 8, 2013
| 8:42 AM
We're saluting Chinese New Year with our Test Kitchen's version of a Chinese restaurant take-out favorite, these scrumptious Bourbon Chicken Bites. Of course, don't wait for a holiday to enjoy this easy chicken recipe that suits anytime at all!