| Jun 14, 2013
| 10:47 AM
"Wild Strawberries" (1957) remains, after 56 years, one of three most iconic Ingmar Bergman movies, along with "The Seventh Seal" (1957) and "Persona" (1966). By "iconic," I mean "most parodied with the assumption that the audience will get the joke." Its...
| Feb 11, 2013
Stop in to one of the eight Mariano's Fresh Markets in the Chicago area and you could spot founder Bob Mariano pushing carts, rewrapping meat or helping clean up spills.
The eponymous, upmarket grocery stores, tended with his exacting sense of detail,...
| May 9, 2013
| 12:43 AM
From left Carlotta, Alexia and Hilaire Atlee have a Mother's Day breakfast of a waffle topped with whipped cream and fresh strawberries....
| Jan 7, 2013
| 4:23 PM
We never miss an Ice Cream Wars at Da Vinci Science and this year was no different. Ice cream is always a hit with my son, but when that ice cream is made with frigid -320 liquid nitrogen it's a special treat. Eight teams went head to head in the Ice...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 4:53 PM
An Oxnard woman who allegedly gave birth in a strawberry field and left the newborn to die has been booked on suspicion of murder, according to the Ventura County Sheriff's Department. Authorities believe Rosalba Moran, 20, of Oxnard delivered the......
| Mar 25, 2013
| 9:10 AM
Green is everywhere. It's the "new black." It's a mantra heard from the grocery store to the gas pump to the automobile showroom. Given so much advice, where should we start?
Our choices may depend on our own personal styles. Some people are more...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 5:04 PM
Total time: 40 min.
4 pints strawberries, rinsed and hulled
1/4 cup sugar
2 cups whipping cream, whipped
Cut strawberries in half and toss with sugar. Set aside 1/2 hour.
Split each Shortcake while still warm. Spoon plenty of...
| Mar 14, 2013
No not that pie. The other Pi.
Are you still wondering what National Pi Day (March 14) is all about? We have answers and recipes! If you're still asking about the Ides of March, not so much on the recipe front.
March 14 is National Pi Day, a day to...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 2:30 AM
You're in a restaurant, enjoying a meal with friends, when the main course arrives. The plate of seafood in front of you looks incredible, but nothing prepares you for what happens next. After a few mouthfuls, a lump begins to rise in your throat and your...
| Jan 26, 2013
There's still roughly a month until the Plant City Strawberry Festival opens in that berry-fixated agricultural hub between Lakeland and Tampa.
But it's not too early to satisfy the craving for strawberry shortcake, a signature menu item at Parkesdale...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 9:44 PM
Everything old is, indeed, new again — at least in downtown Allentown where Cosmopolitan restaurant is dishing up “a slice of history” with Hess’s Strawberry Pie.
True to its original form, the sky-high pies are packed with...