| Mar 13, 2012
| 4:37 PM
DUBLIN — Sitting in a Pizza Hut, near a McDonald's, a Hollister bag at our feet, we could have been at any mall in America.
The foreign traveler who craves the exotic, the rare, the undiscovered will cringe. The parents among us will understand....
| Jul 30, 2012
| 8:06 AM
PROVINCETOWN, Mass. - "Provincetown?" a Boston friend, who only summers on tony Nantucket, sniffed when I mentioned my plan to visit the artist colony and fishing port at the tip of Cape Cod. "You're not going to Provincetown. It's so tacky, so hectic....
| Oct 2, 2012
| 5:12 PM
Nokia Drive (free for all Nokia Lumia phones)
What it is: an app that provides turn-by-turn navigation, mapping, listed directions and offline maps. Eventually Nokia will make the Nokia Drive app available to Windows Phone 8 Partners. The app measures...
| May 10, 2011
| 2:52 PM
RODANTHE, N.C. — My symbiosis with Kampgrounds of America didn't happen all at once. It was, in fact, a slow build.
It began on the jumping pillow, that dome of inflated rubber planted in the ground where I sprang endlessly into a warm summer...
| Apr 18, 2011
| 9:20 AM
Pine Crest sophomore
Pos.: F Height: 6-5
Stats: 15.9 points per game, 9.2 rebounds per game, 2.0 assists per game
Comment: Kreul Classic All-Tournament selection has already surpassed the 1,000-point mark in his career.
Rod Days Jr....
| Nov 28, 2011
| 3:50 PM
Marlene Partridge and her husband have a six-figure retirement income, no debt and pay off their credit cards each month.
Yet when the 62-year-old former teacher from Idaho saw her credit score a couple of years ago, she was disappointed that it wasn't...
| Apr 15, 2011
| 2:43 PM
Trinity Christian senior
Statistics: 21.4 points per game, 14.0 rebounds per game, 4.6 blocks per game
Season highlights: Ole Miss signee set school records in points (2,531), rebounds (1,633)...
| Apr 15, 2011
| 2:44 PM
Pos.: Guard; Ht. 5-6
Stats: 11.2 ppg, 6.7 apg, 3.6 rpg, 4.4 spg
Comment: One of 37 McDonald's All-American nominees in Florida; signed with Mercer University.
Palm Beach Lakes sophomore
Pos.: Guard; Ht.:...
| Aug 24, 2011
| 7:04 AM
With South Florida kids back in school, now’s as good a time as any to educate kids about finance.
Most of today's parents are already trying to teach money management at an earlier age, before their sons and daughters turn 12, a recent survey from...
| Apr 19, 2011
| 2:57 AM
McDonald's holds its hiring one-day event on Tuesday, April 19. Hiring managers will be available beginning at 10 a.m. at any McDonald's restaurant in South Florida.
The iconic fast-food restaurant said it plans to hire 50,000 new workers nationwide as...
| Feb 9, 2011
| 6:42 AM
NOTE: This is a blog about two guys attempting to lose weight over a six-week period. They kicked off their weight-loss "strategies" on Jan. 10.
Somehow I was at the premiere for the new Justin Bieber movie at the Nokia Theatre at L.A. Live and there it...