| May 15, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Snapped this pic at my local supermarket the other day. The grocery acerage devoted to bananas dwarfs that devoted to any other single foodstuff. Not to unfairly compare apples to oranges, but it seeme to me that bananas are clearly......
| Apr 8, 2013
| 4:32 AM
A weekly listing of intriguing, wacky, useful, provocative and otherwise interesting links that readers and I have come across and think you might want to see. Look for Land of Linkin' first thing every Monday morning and click here to......
| Jul 11, 2013
| 2:43 PM
CLERMONT — Making the most successful movie in box-office history had its rough spots.
Clark Gable was reportedly afraid to play Rhett Butler, thinking that no one could live up to the expectations of readers who snatched up a million copies of...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 5:30 AM
If you looked up into the sky over the 101 Freeway last weekend, you might have noticed a massive, yellow, cylindrical aircraft hovering above the traffic. The floating orb was a blimp painted in the image of a minion — the gibberish-speaking...
| Jul 6, 2013
Dear SOS: I went with my family to watch the whales at Newport Beach and had lunch at the Harborside Restaurant. Although we were stuffed, we decided to try the buñuelos, and, boy, were they delicious! We live an hour away from the restaurant but would...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 2:30 AM
"Healthy food is expensive." That's often the belief surrounding nutritious foods, especially fresh fruits and vegetables. However, evidence indicates that it might not be true. A May 2012 study conducted by the U.S. Department of Agriculture found that,...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 6:50 PM
Hello, I'm Alyssa Weigle your new 2013-2014 Somerset County Dairy Princess reminding you that June is National Dairy month.
This summer when you feel run down and need to be replenished, make sure you reach for a slice of cheese, an ice cream cone,...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 7:24 AM
At Bananas: A Modern American Diner the omelets come with a side of drag.
Every Sunday at the funky restaurant on Mills Avenue, a group of high-energy performers caked in make-up put on an uplifting, lip-synched show known as the Drag Gospel Brunch....
| May 31, 2013
| 7:34 AM
If area "Arrested Development" fans happen to see Bluth’s Original Frozen Banana Stand during the Balboa Island Parade this weekend, they should know it’s not an illusion, Newport Beach Mayor Keith Curry wrote in an email Thursday night....
| May 31, 2013
| 8:15 AM
Orange County fans of "Arrested Development" should be pleased to hear that Bluth’s Original Frozen Banana Stand will visit Balboa Island this weekend, Newport Beach Mayor Keith Curry says.
After some lobbying to bring the banana stand through...
| May 31, 2013
| 3:48 PM
If area "Arrested Development" fans happen to see Bluth's Original Frozen Banana Stand during the Balboa Island Parade this weekend, they should know it's not an illusion, Newport Beach Mayor Keith Curry wrote in an email Thursday night.