| May 2, 2014
If you want to throw fuel on a barbecue get-together, start a debate about sauce, the type of meat and the heat source for cooking. Then stand back before you are consumed by the whoosh of the verbal fire.
In North Carolina, folks prefer a vinegar-based...
| Mar 9, 2014
Can't wait for spring? Remember, along with warmer weather, May and June bring graduations and weddings — and graduations and weddings bring out-of-town guests.
I learned this fact some years ago, when my son got married in June and then my...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 12:55 PM
Jim Trefz and Ron Fanelle have brought the orange groves and avocado trees and brilliant sunshine of California to their new home in Madison and given it all a mid-century modern flair.
When the longtime California residents bought the 1,600-square-foot...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 3:29 PM
Five high school baseball players from Broward and Palm Beach counties, including a pair of Coral Springs Christian teammates, rank among MaxPreps’ list of Top-100 2015 prospects.
Coral Springs Christian right-handed pitcher Touki Toussaint is...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 8:08 AM
March 10, 2014 - Burbank, CA - Multi-platinum, Grammy-nominated bands Goo Goo Dolls and Daughtry will hit the road in June for an extensive summer amphitheatre and arena tour. Also on the bill, performing an acoustic set, are...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 5:21 PM
Trails aren't just for hiking. Increasingly, state and local tourism officials are creating trail itineraries to showcase the unique culinary traditions of a state or region.
South Carolina is best known for its beaches and golf destinations, such as...
| Jan 9, 2014
It's so easy to get stuck in a lunch rut. Frequenting the local eateries quickly wear out, and your midday meal becomes an unenjoyable chore.
Sandwich shops are convenient and generally let you pick exactly what you want between the bread, but maybe it'...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 10:18 AM
The fate of two former Fullerton police officers charged in the death of a mentally ill homeless man could be in the jury's hands by late Tuesday as attorneys complete closing arguments in the high-profile case. Kelly Thomas, 37, died five days after a...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 1:42 PM
This is the year of quinoa, by decree of the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations. The ancient grain is prominent in the cookery of many Central and South American countries.
Every time a new ethnic-cooking ingredient comes on the...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Operation Christmas Child: Nov. 18-25. Collecting gift-filled shoeboxes to send to children overseas. Trinity Lutheran Church, 292 Orange St., New Haven: Nov. 18-19, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.; Nov. 20, 12-3 p.m.; Nov. 21, 5-7 p.m.; Nov. 22, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.; Nov. 23,...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 7:55 AM
Join Artspace in opening two new exhibits this weekend. Flat/Not Flat and Futurecast both run Nov. 8-Jan. 25. In Flat/Not Flat, Jeff Bergman has curated an exhibit of works by Jennifer Davies, Karen Dow (whose Scaffold 7 is pictured here), Alisa Dworsky...