| Dec 17, 2009
Why does life keep demanding decisions? Why can't I just have a week off now and then?
Maybe two or three weeks off, actually.
Here I am, on a well-earned vacation, enjoying a breakfast bagel with cream cheese and orange marmalade, and I turn the page...
| Mar 5, 2010
Sugar has been blamed for a laundry list of health problems, including obesity and diabetes. But how do you know when you've had too much?
For the first time, Americans now have a benchmark: No more than 25 grams of added sugar a day for women and 37.5...
| Mar 8, 2010
Pam Levin's daughter weighed less than 5 pounds at birth. But by the time the child turned 3, Levin and her husband had begun to bristle at some of the comments about her. "People would say, ‘She's chunky' or ‘She's a big girl,'" Levin says....
| Mar 11, 2010
Jewish delis have come and gone in West Hartford, where a good number of residents mourn Hartford's old-time North End nosheterias with heartbreak (and heartburn). Reuben's, which opened in January, is not your grandpa's deli, but then it's not trying...
| Mar 18, 2010
The cracker strikes many a pose. The scallop-edged ersatz elegance of the Ritz. The sea-salt-of-the-earth languor of the Lavash. The trim tension of the Wheat Thin. The pale solicitude of the Saltine. The deep brown, deeply dimpled smile of the Wasa....
| Jun 17, 2010
| 2:44 PM
With its delicate, coral flesh and mild savoriness, smoked salmon has long been the darling of the brunch table. Layered on a cream cheese-covered bagel or served alongside capers and creme fraiche, it lends a touch of elegance and healthfulness to the...
| Dec 18, 2009
| 1:17 PM
Two Queens brothers are in police custody after allegedly torching their own Long Island bagel shop three months ago.
28-year-old Robert Khaimov and his 22-year-old brother Natan Khaimov, both of Flushing, were each charged with second-degree arson in...
| May 28, 2010
Salon marks 25th anniversary
International Hair Salon at Hotel Laguna will celebrate its 25th anniversary Tuesday. Hotel owner Claes Andersen is hosting a party there from 6 to 8 p.m.
Stylist and business owner Noreen Goodman started her business at the...
| May 13, 2010
No, they haven't met David Letterman.
The members of the Huntington Beach-based band Runner Runner get that question a lot. After all, the King of Late Night played an indirect part in their rise to fame, and a Google search of the terms "David...
| Nov 10, 2010
| 8:51 AM
Stuffed Turkey Breast With Chestnut Sausage Onion Bagel Dressing
3-4 pound turkey breast skin intact, bone removed
2 turkey thighs and legs
½ large onion chopped
1 ½ cup chopped celery
1 T Benecol...
| Nov 25, 2010
On this foodiest of food days, we give thanks to the many wonderful people and places in the state making great dishes, and to our readers, who took the time to salute their favorites, some deservedly well-acclaimed, others little-known treasures.
| Dec 1, 2010
| 10:40 AM
Nearly a dozen AIDS activists donning bagel costumes were arrested Wednesday as they protested Mayor Michael Bloomberg's cuts for AIDS services.
The group, which consisted of nine members of the non-profit group Housing Works AIDS, were placed in...