| Feb 12, 2013
| 4:37 PM
ANCHORAGE, Alaska — "Ook na how tuk," Verna Dommek cheerily said in Inupiaq, the language of the Inupiat people, who live north of the Arctic Circle, scattered across Alaska's barren permafrost.
Dommek, an Inupiat, then explained in English that...
| Sep 27, 2011
| 1:20 PM
If the thought of making your children's costume is scarier than facing down an evil demon, relax. Do-it-yourself Halloween projects can be as involved or as simple as your skill, time and patience will allow.
We've collected no-fuss party and costume...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 8:31 AM
Joanie Cox (left) and Dita Von Teese
The midday sunshine dances across Dita Von Teese's alabaster skin as she sits on an antique brocade couch in a hotel room at the Mondrian South Beach. Most celebrities come to South Florida to bake in the sun, but...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 12:15 PM
In the ‘90s, all eyes were on South Beach as the uber-destination for fashion spreads, music videos and ad campaigns. There was a sizzling sultriness that only Miami could bring at the time. After Versace’s death in 1997, shooting in Miami...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 7:24 PM
Jay Strongwater's elaborate picture frames, jeweled vases and whimsical holiday ornaments have earned an impressive fan base which includes everyone from Elton John to Kate Hudson. While the collection is hand-enameled and hand-set with Swarovski...
| Dec 20, 2011
| 5:56 AM
“The best color in the whole world is the one that looks good on you.”
— Coco Chanel
When I look back on 2011, I'll remember three outrageous fashion moments: all the weird hats guests wore to Kate Middleton and Prince Williams'...
| Aug 14, 2012
One of the largest business expenses for Santoni's Supermarket in Highlandtown is interchange fees — what the grocer pays a bank to process customer's credit card transactions.
Even so, Santoni's has no plans to charge shoppers more for paying with...
| Feb 12, 2012
Stef Gray recently delivered a petition to Sallie Mae's Washington office, asking the giant private lender to eliminate a fee that unemployed college graduates must pay to suspend payments until they find a job.
The 23-year-old New Yorker's online...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 5:36 AM
Get a free Cafeè Latte at participating Starbucks on Monday and get a free Pumpkin Spice Frappuccino or Latte with purchase at Target Starbucks stores, too.
On Monday, stop in from 4 to 6 p.m. to get a taste what's brewing with the Verismo System. The...
| Nov 25, 2011
| 10:52 AM
South Florida shoppers proved civil, well-behaved and even friendly at times as they jammed the aisles of malls, electonics outlets and toy stores for the Black Friday retail frenzy.
By mid-morning, though, the overnight rush had largely subsided and...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 5:55 AM
Save 75 percent on "Enjoy the City" coupon books with free shipping for a clearance event.
The books, normally $20 each, are $5 with a minimum order of four. Plus, orders of 20 or more will be doubled. Take full advange of this final liquidation offer by...