| Nov 24, 2012
| 7:17 PM
Third in a series of profiles about those in the trenches of Costa Mesa's political battles.
"Feels better now that I've been elected," Costa Mesa City Councilman Steve Mensinger said while sitting in Estancia High School's Football Training...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 7:00 PM
Danielle DiFerdinando's resume was already packed. The Ellicott City native's handbags had been stocked by the likes of Bergdorf Goodman, sold from Fifth Avenue to Tokyo, and carried by tastemakers like Rachel Zoe and Anna Dello Russo.
But last October,...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 1:55 PM
Sam Edelman - the chic shoemaker - will do a personal appearance at Nordstrom in Aventura Mall on Friday, March 8 from 5 to 7 p.m.
Then he will be at Nordstrom in The Mall at Wellington Green on Saturday, March 9 from 5 to 7 p.m.
The New York-based...
| Nov 19, 2012
It's not unusual for business owners, even male business owners, to describe the start of their companies using the metaphor of childbirth. But when Shelly Sun tells her version, it hits closer to home, and not just because she's a mom.
The CEO and...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 3:58 PM
New artists will exhibit their work at the Nov. 21 Downtown Huntington Beach Art Walk.
Cristina Hoyos, a postmodern Surrealist artist from Colombia, will have her work on display, according to event manager Mary Ann Senske.
Hoyos explores the theme of...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 4:49 PM
Glendale was set to make about $5.6 million in tax revenues from the Americana at Brand this year, but with its Redevelopment Agency gone, the city can expect to see that figure drop by roughly half in the years to come, officials reported.
| Oct 11, 2012
| 12:15 PM
Fashion retailer Nordstrom sent an email to its 56,000 employees that voiced its support of Referendum 74, a marriage equality measure on the ballot this November.
Stating that the company has "long had a philosophical approach to our business to be...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 3:57 PM
Gustav "Gus" Baer, a retired executive and certified public accountant who had a second career as a pianist entertaining Nordstrom shoppers with his spirited renditions of Cole Porter, Duke Ellington and George Gershwin classics, died Oct. 9 of a...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 4:07 PM
Cranes, construction trucks and multistory buildings rising slowly out of the ground can be seen peppered through downtown Glendale as several residential and commercial projects get underway. And there’s more on the horizon.
The Broadway Lofts,...
| Oct 30, 2012
| 4:25 PM
Acupuncture and shopping may not be seem like obvious retail partners, but at Glow Boutique + Wellness in Laguna, they mix quite harmoniously.
Taryn Freeman and Gina Negri Klebanoff paired up on the concept, and call the shop a place to feel good both...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 5:18 PM
A Baltimore County jury convicted a man Wednesday of murder in the gang shooting that rocked Towson Town Center mall at the height of the Christmas shopping rush two years ago.
Tyrone Chester Brown Jr., 21, was found guilty of first-degree murder for...