| May 6, 2014
| 1:10 PM
Mother's Day is fast approaching.
How about brunch?
Here are some restaurant offerings for May 11.
Moms receive a chocolate-covered strawberry at Granite City Food and Brewery, 14035 S. LaGrange Road.
The restaurant will beef up...
| May 19, 2014
| 9:23 PM
Actress Brooke Shields celebrated Mother’s Day over the weekend at Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson, NJ, with her husband, director Chris Henchy, and daughters Rowan and Grier. The family was joined Saturday by two of the daughters’...
| May 12, 2014
| 5:19 AM
On Lucille Patrick's coffee table, surrounded by dozens of framed family photos, sits a bouquet of red paper flowers and a heart-shaped balloon — a Mother's Day gift from her oldest son last year.
"My son is gone," Patrick said Sunday, tears...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 3:58 PM
Veteran mailman Jeffrey L. Shipley turned his apartment into a repository of pilfered postage, authorities say, as he took letters, magazines, Netflix videos and even a Mother's Day card from the homes on his route.
Shipley, who worked at a Postal...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 9:15 AM
"I think Kelly would have said, 'Leave it alone, Mom!'"
Karen Morehouse is sitting at a counter in her kitchen talking about her daughter, 25-year-old Kelly Blue Morehouse, who was killed one year ago on Goldenwest Street when drunk driver, Tadashi...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 3:51 PM
Q: Could you please elaborate on the Fifth Commandment in the Bible? ("Honor thy father and mother: that thy days may be long upon the land which the Lord thy God giveth thee.") — E.J., via cyberspace
A: You pose a good question for the days...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Dads, our numbers are in, and I have to say, they're not looking good.
For 2014, the National Retail Federation finds that the average spending on Father's Day gifts will be $113.80, a drop of more than $6 from last year. Even more disturbing is the fact...
| May 19, 2014
| 8:07 PM
Henrik Lundqvist made 40 saves and Martin St. Louis scored in the second period and the New York Rangers earned a 3-1 victory over the Carey Price-less Montreal Canadiens on Monday.
The Rangers lead the best-of-seven Eastern Conference final 2-0 heading...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 5:00 AM
She's traveled the country mixing weighty policy pronouncements with joking references to her hair. She's reflected on gender bias and offered career advice to young women, gushed about becoming a grandma and raked in a fortune in speaking fees on the...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 7:28 AM
Fellow working moms, how good are you at buying Father's Day gifts?
If your family is like most, less money is spent on a gift for Dad on his special day than is spent on you for Mother's Day, according to the RetailMeNot trend report.
More than 85...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 8:46 AM
Waffle House forced one of its waitresses to return a $1,000 tip she received from a patron on Mother's Day, according to the Charlotte Observer.
Shaina Brown received the generous tip from a businessman who wished to remain anonymous, but since he paid...