| Oct 29, 2010
Once kids are safely home with their buckets of candy, parents still need to take action to keep them safe, doctors and dentists say. Here are some tips:
Go easy on the stomach. To avoid digestive upset, agree in advance on how many treats your child can...
| Jul 27, 2010
| 2:23 PM
Summer is a great time to examine the variety of vermouths, which go way beyond manhattans and martini mixers. Expand your summer aperitif regime: Dabble with varieties and splash with soda on ice. Cheers!
For years, I regarded vermouth as an offensive-...
| Jul 21, 2010
| 9:32 PM
Opening Hervé Léger boutique opens Thursday at South Coast Plaza. The first Orange County boutique for Hervé Léger by Max Azria, which covers 1,022-square-feet, will carry the ready-to-wear collection basesdon the iconic bandage dress plus swimwear,...
| Jul 13, 2010
| 12:27 PM
2700 Alton Parkway, No. 123 (Diamond Jamboree Shopping Center), Irvine; (949) 553-8585; 85cbakerycafe.com
Breads and coffee sweets 50 cents to $2.75 (some larger quantities as high as $5); coffee drinks 75 cents to $5.
| Jun 29, 2010
| 4:34 PM
The electronics retailer Best Buy has this godawful idea that people should keep their phones on in movie theaters. They're teaming with Universal for an app that will do what people should already be doing to begin with — mute the ringer and dim...
| Jun 11, 2010
Los Angeles' high-end residential market just got a jump-start: A mammoth French chateau on 2.2 acres in Bel-Air has been sold for the highest price of any U.S. residence so far this year.
FOR THE RECORD:
A previously posted...
| Jun 10, 2010
| 11:50 AM
A Los Angeles police officer accused of selling methamphetamine in San Diego and Riverside counties is due to appear before a federal magistrate in downtown San Diego Thursday.
Yoshio Romero, 28, was arrested at his Corona home on Monday by Drug...
| Jun 3, 2010
| 9:32 PM
Father's Day is quickly approaching, frugees! So get yourself to the nearest mall and, after you've picked something out for Dad within the first 10 minutes, find something for yourself. Fashion & Shoes Banana Republic – June 9th and 15th: 40% off.....
| May 25, 2010
| 4:35 PM
That might have been my favorite episode of “Nurse Jackie.” I’d have to go back over the last two seasons and compare it with the other highlights, but it is definitely at the top of the list. I liked the......
| May 19, 2010
A century ago, carousel builder Rudolph Dolle and his wife, Amelia, left New York for the young resort town of Ocean City, Md.
"Our family did business in different parts of the country," says Anna Dolle Bushnell, 31, the couple's great-granddaughter....
| May 17, 2010
| 4:02 PM
Loaves of "day-old" bread are certainly part of the inventory that Debbie Bailey stocks at the Wonder Hostess Bakery Thrift Store on Mercury Boulevard in Hampton.
But she also stocks new products, such as ketchup, pasta sauce and bags of Utz chips.