| Apr 23, 2011
Howard Schultz's second self-flattering memoir about running Starbucks Corp., "Onward: How Starbucks Fought for Its Life Without Losing Its Soul," will be required reading for a small circle of people: those who might hope to succeed him as chief...
| Mar 31, 2011
| 4:45 PM
My prognosticator side detests this Final Four. VCU and Butler exited early on my bracket, Kentucky and Connecticut in the regional semifinals.
Ditto for 2006 when George Mason intruded. I had the Patriots losing to Michigan State in the first round....
| Aug 28, 2012
| 4:56 PM
SASKATOON, Canada — If Canada has a flyover province, this is it. Other Canadians fly over it or ride VIA Rail Canada across its perceived vast flatness on the way to more famous places, and don't even know they've been over or across it.
| 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...
| 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...
| Mar 31, 2011
| 6:45 PM
In a coup for Hampton Roads, two high school players from the area were named as Most Valuable Players in the McDonald's All-America basketball games before a sold-out crowd of 19,909 in Chicago's United Center on Wednesday night.
James McAdoo of Norfolk...
| May 10, 2011
| 3:15 PM
My husband and I recently flew from Berlin to Newark on Continental Airlines. After about 45 minutes in the air, the flight attendants offered beverage service. I politely requested coffee.
There was no turbulence. When the flight attendant reached...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 8:22 PM
Simeon's Jabari Parker spoke at an event promoting first lady Michelle Obama's "Let's Move" campaign Thursday at McCormick Place.
The senior forward addressed Chicago Public Schools students about staying healthy in a morning session. He then joined his...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 12:11 PM
McDonald's is ringing in 2013 with a yummy deal on Thursday.
Score Big Macs and Quarter Pounders With Cheese for a penny when you buy one until midnight.
The New Year offer is good at participating restaurants in Miami-Dade, Broward, Palm Beach...
| 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...
| Sep 8, 2011
| 7:26 AM
Acts 2 Acres
4250 NWS 43rd Street, Coconut Creek
Pony parties! We also have a petting zoo.
Paint a pony and lots more!
Frisbee dogs at your event!
Serving the tri-...