| Nov 10, 2011
| 2:51 PM
It's a once in a century moment.
Tomorrow, your clock will read 11:11:11 on 11/11/11. WOW, MAN! Businesses are looking to cash in on the craze, offering compelling, and sometimes odd, deals to get customers in the door. And to get people like me to cover...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 1:00 PM
Goodbye, free plastic toys inside Happy Meals -- at least in one major California city.
A new San Francisco law goes into effect on Thursday that prevents fast-food restaurants from giving away trinkets, action figures and other toys in their kid's meals...
| Sep 26, 2011
| 9:38 AM
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Sen. Susan Collins, who hails from Maine’s potato country and picked potatoes as a girl, is working to restore some respect for the humble spud, which is on the verge of being virtually banished from the nation’...
| Oct 8, 2011
Back in August, when news got out that the Lost City Diner had opened, a town full of cynics said, "Aw, you're pulling my leg!"
But "Gee whiz!" folks sighed when they got a peek inside the new Charles North corner diner. "She's a beauty."
| Oct 17, 2011
You love to go out to lunch with your co-workers. It's a great break in the day, gives you time to dish about the Bears, celebrities, TV reality shows or all three. And it's always fun.
Except when something happens that sours lunch with your cubicle...
| Jun 23, 2011
Public Enemy No. 1 in America's battle of the bulge isn't cupcakes, soda or double bacon cheeseburgers. It's the simple potato, according to Harvard University researchers.
Daily consumption of an extra serving of spuds — French fries, crispy...
| Jun 19, 2011
| 3:27 PM
Our San Diego lifestyle is full of thrilling entertainment, stylish shopping, new-age fitness and wellness, luxe hotel accommodations, and delicious, addictive dining. Being a San Diego local is incredibly fun, but it can also become very expensive if you...
| Jul 24, 2011
| 8:59 PM
Only two teams showed up for the first Iron Chef Burger competition Sunday at the Washington County Ag Expo & Fair Sunday.
But it didn’t matter.
The two burgers up for judging were so fat, so stuffed with cheese and so mouthwatering that the...
| Jul 24, 2011
| 10:00 PM
They’re in the middle of a nationwide tour. Thirteen Dartmouth College Students are teaching people across the U.S.:
“The feeling of running on veg,” said Meegan Daigler of The Big Green Bus.
That’s their way of saying...
| May 21, 2009
| 4:22 PM
I just finished lunch at the Sunset Grille in what they call West Ocean City. I know I said I wasn't going to blog about the food until Beach Week, but this was so surprising I have to write something.The menu......
| Jun 23, 2009
| 4:24 PM
by Mark Silva This may sound familiar: A first lady talking about healthcare. "The country has moved to another point in time," First Lady Michelle Obama said of the president's push for healthcare reform - a different plan, at a......