| Jul 13, 2011
Kenneth Choi has two high-profile films in the hopper. He portrays Jim Morita, one of the Howling Commandos in the action film "Captain America: The First Avenger." He also has finished shooting the remake of "Red Dawn." A resident of Los Angeles, the 39-...
| Mar 2, 2012
| 10:13 AM
| Oct 19, 2012
As a seasoned travel writer with more than 173,000 miles logged, I've come to the conclusion that memorable vacations have two things in common: great destinations and exceptional accommodations.
Among my favorite destinations are Williamsburg, Virginia;...
| Sep 6, 2011
| 12:16 PM
There is no doubt that Kristin Chenoweth works hard at her career. But the 4-foot-11-inch actress and singer makes it all seem effortless. She originated the role of Glinda in the musical "Wicked," won an Emmy for her work on "Pushing Daisies" and...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 1:12 PM
Shannon Lee, the only surviving child of Bruce Lee, grew up in Hong Kong and Los Angeles. Her father, a big-screen martial-arts legend, would have been 71 this year. His daughter heads his corporate legacy as CEO of Bruce Lee Enterprises and president...
| Apr 17, 2012
The pop trio Wilson Phillips, comprised of singers Chynna Phillips and Carnie and Wendy Wilson, is back in the limelight, thanks to a new album, "Dedicated," and a reality series, "Wilson Phillips: Still Holding On," airing on the TV Guide Network. For...
| Apr 24, 2012
Professional motorcycle racer Shelina Moreda has always liked moving fast. She was just a toddler when she rode ATVs. She fell in love with dirt bikes at the age of 12. Her mother and father — who raced cars and dirt bikes himself — were...
| Jun 5, 2011
Luxury has a new look and feel in Las Vegas, a more accurate reflection of the economic downturn's effect on bank accounts, home values and egos. Across Las Vegas, the focus on approachable luxury is apparent in menus with more affordable selections,...
| Jun 22, 2011
| 2:59 PM
Join Pups N Pinot, a wine connoisseurs', foodies' and pet lovers' ideal afternoon event at the historic Newland House from 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday in Huntington Beach. The wine and foods celebration is raising funds for A Leg Up Rescue that's saving lives of...
| Aug 25, 2011
| 2:50 PM
Jayne Miller, WBAL-TV's investigative reporter, delights in exploring environments foreign to her. An ardent traveler, she has been dazzled by the likes of East Africa, Turkey and the wild Western United States.
But asked to cite her favorite travel...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 3:52 PM
Celebrate with your Valentine early this year with plenty of wine and decadent chocolate at the second annual Wine Knot tasting event from 6 to 9 p.m. Feb. 11 at Huntington Harbour Yacht Club in Huntington Beach.
The popular event raises funds for the...