| Jan 17, 2015
| 7:30 AM
I’ve heard from many people motivated to become vegan by animal welfare issues. Health and the environment are other reasons to discuss, but this week, about halfway through my month chronicling my vegan ways, I’m going to turn to some...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 1:51 PM
McDonald's will slim down an admittedly bloated menu and try to eliminate preservatives from its food as part of a broad push to stem what its CEO on Wednesday called the "erosion" of sales in its U.S. business.
The world's largest restaurant company...
| Nov 2, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Some of the fastest-growing fast-food chains aren't slinging artery-clogging cheeseburgers or cooking up calorie-packed fried chicken.
Instead, diners can order Brussels sprouts salads and kale smoothies, served with the same speed as In-N-Out or Burger...
| Nov 3, 2014
| 2:00 PM
Kye's, a new fast-casual restaurant opening Wednesday in Santa Monica, plans to serve super-food burritos.
The restaurant is centered around the Kyerito, a portable wrap invented by owner Jeanne Cheng, who happens to hold a degree in both traditional...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 3:18 PM
Shake Shack threw open its doors at the corner of Ohio and Rush streets on Tuesday, and threw off a bit of its mystique.
Now I love a good meal more than most and I'll cop to having made a detour to stand in line to pay a premium for the highly regarded...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 9:17 AM
Hours after the polls opened for the midterm elections Tuesday morning, a line of more than 100 people stretched down Ohio Street between Rush Street and Wabash Avenue.
No, they weren't exercising their right to vote.
They were waiting for the 11 a.m....
| Nov 10, 2014
| 8:06 AM
McDonald's restaurant sales fell less than expected in October, the company said on Monday, but worries linger as it searches for the right recipe to compete with popular chains selling fresh made-to-order food.
Worldwide sales at restaurants open at...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 3:09 PM
It took 30 minutes of wandering, but Jamie Giffin and her group of friends finally found the unmarked elevator door that serves as the entrance to Pharmacy restaurant.
"We had heard about Pharmacy around town, but we could barely find anything on the...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 10:08 PM
The space occupied by the new Toro Grillhouse has been at least three other restaurants in recent memory. There was El Toro Tacos, Kix’s BBQ and a kabob place. The owners of Toro Grillhouse are giving this food stand on a busy stretch of Colorado...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 12:18 PM
Florida is known for having plenty of fast food, restaurant and retail chains -- but there is always room for more.
Central Florida recently got introduced to two popular chains in Trader Joe's and Shake Shack, and while parking at the Winter Park...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 11:46 PM
Three people were shot Friday night after a high school football game in San Pedro, police said.
The shooting occurred around 10:30 p.m. near an In-N-Out restaurant at Western Avenue and West Capitol Drive, according to Los Angeles police.