| Oct 16, 2012
| 8:28 AM
Like the 22 books that preceded it, Markus Zusak's “The Book Thief” was chosen for the Chicago Public Library's One Book, One Chicago fall selection based on its literary merit and universal themes that would appeal to the widest range of...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 7:48 AM
Though outside the leaves were changing, when we sat down for dinner at Marlin and Ray's Seafood and Sunsets, we had sand between our toes. Thanks to fun drinks, good seafood and laid-back service, getting a little sandy felt right.
The Bel Air eatery,...
| May 2, 2012
| 4:00 PM
Celebrate the inaugural OC Tastefest, a food, wine and entertainment festival, taking place from 5 to 11 p.m. Friday and from 1 to 10 p.m. Saturday at the OC Fair & Event Center, 88 Fair Drive, Costa Mesa. The two-day event will highlight the range of...
| May 6, 2012
| 8:42 AM
NEW YORK (AP) — Russians prefer their Lay's potato chips dusted in caviar and crab flavors. The Chinese like their Oreos stuffed with mango and orange cream. And in Spain, Kellogg's All-Bran cereal is served floating in hot coffee instead of cold...
| May 8, 2012
| 12:14 PM
To purchase a copy of the book:
A Perfect Event: Inspired, Easy Elegance for Every Occasion--Grocery to Gorgeous Recipes, stylist Secrets, and Affordable DIYs
A Perfect Event 3050 North Lincoln Chicago www.aperfectevent.com
| May 8, 2012
| 5:22 PM
Welcome to the real-life version of Candy Land.
Over here sits a giant chocolate replica of the Bean, decorated with colorful jelly beans in the shape of the Chicago skyline. Over there, sour gummy worms. There's licorice in one corner, and rich...
| May 16, 2012
| 8:41 AM
1) King and I
If all you know about Thai food is Pad Thai noodles or chicken satay, this is the place to branch out into something a bit more adventurous. Like goong in mango curry for example, one of the chef's specials featuring shrimp cooked in...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 3:32 PM
Drink Recipe Ingredients:
1.25 oz. CAPTAIN MORGAN® Parrot Bay Mango (25 oz. per bottle)
1.5 oz. sweet and sour mix
1.25 oz. cranberry juice
1 splash(es) club soda
1 slice(s) pineapple
Drink Recipe Preparation:
Add CAPTAIN MORGAN® Parrot Bay Mango,...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 8:41 AM
World Book Night is coming to the U.S. in 2013 with the imprimatur of James Patterson and Ann Patchett. The bestselling authors are serving as honorary chairs for the single-day book giveaway in which half a million books will be distributed for free....
| Aug 27, 2012
| 11:47 AM
Giant Food Stores are recalling Daniella Mangos from Mexico because of possible Salmonella contamination. There are reports of people getting sick from them in Canada. Customers can return the fruit to the store for a refund. Recall date08/27/...
| Aug 31, 2012
| 7:22 AM
Up to 1 million mangoes are being recalled voluntarily because they may be contaminated with Salmonella, as a preventive measure in the wake of 103 infections nationwide, a food distributor announced Thursday.
The mangoes bear the Daniella brand...