| Sep 11, 2012
| 2:20 PM
Valley RV / Desert Tint Shop
1552 E. Main Street Brawley
Tell us how you ended up in this line of work.
After a local RV buisness closed down Joel and I decided to open in the Northend. Growing up here in Brawley, our families took...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 9:47 AM
First published on Aug. 28, 2011. Revised and expanded in early 2012.
We'll call the movie "Three Beaches and an Airport." It'll star Hugh Grant as a buttoned-up business traveler who is separated from his job, money and luggage at LAX, then befriended...
| Jun 24, 2012
| 8:03 PM
An Eagle River woman has more than a million reasons to smile. Linda Fleury went to Vegas for a business trip last week, and on her down time she thought she’d try her luck.
Turns out, Wednesday was her lucky day when she turned $20 into more...
| Jan 20, 2012
| 3:00 PM
We were making excellent time. The sun was high. The highway was dry and clear. Traffic was light.
My friend and I were traveling to an important business meeting. The area we were traveling in was unfamiliar to us. Earlier we had to decide which of two...
| Jan 24, 2012
A reader recently asked about where and how to buy the discounted business-class tickets to Europe or Asia I sometimes mention. Although most of you are clearly interested in finding the cheapest airline ticket available, no matter what, some of you are...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 12:33 PM
We understand why you eat at Outback Steakhouses during your business travels. You're tired. It's close to the hotel. You know exactly what you're going to get.
But with a little effort, that business trip can be a culinary adventure. Why not find the...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 8:30 PM
SANTA MONICA, Calif. (KTLA) -- Two men are under arrest and about $10 million worth of art stolen from a home in Santa Monica has been recovered.
Most of the paintings were found when authorities served a search warrant on a car stereo store in Pasadena,...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 4:29 PM
SOUTH BEND -- Frontier Airlines has announced new nonstop service between its Denver hub and South Bend Regional Airport.
"Frontier is really a great fit for us," said Mike Daigle, executive director of South Bend Regional Airport at a news conference...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 5:26 PM
Last year in this space, dietitian Judy Caplan had a message for business travelers: Eat better.
Think ahead so that in airports you're eating healthy snacks, such as fruits and nuts, and decent meals, such as a turkey sandwich on whole-grain bread,...
| Feb 19, 2012
| 8:33 PM
Q: Regarding people who fail to turn on their headlights in the rain, I have an idea: Require manufacturers to design vehicles so that whenever the wipers are turned on, the headlamps illuminate automatically. I don't know why car companies haven't done...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 1:13 PM
Mobile devices have had a good run lately. First there was news that more wireless devices are being used in the United States than there are people to use them. Then we learned that accessing the Internet by mobile device doubled in 2011. Now we have the...