| May 20, 2011
| 11:39 AM
Here are some of the more interesting deals, websites and other travel tidbits that came across our desk recently:
China Spree has an amazing deal on its eight-day Timeless Beijing package for two November departures and all January and February 2012...
| Jun 3, 2012
| 7:00 AM
San Diego could be improved. If the county had 75 miles of beaches instead of 70. If the Padres won a World Series or the Chargers won a Super Bowl. Or if the municipal sloganeers dropped "America's finest city" in favor of "You stay classy, San Diego."...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 4:53 PM
"The Other Guy's Bride" by Connie Brockway
Ginesse Braxton is determined to find the legendary city of Zerzura, but to do so she needs an experienced guide. As soon as Ginesse discovers her fellow passenger Mildred Whimpelhall is traveling to Egypt to...
| Dec 9, 2010
Fall is the harvest season, right? That's especially true when it comes to cookbooks, which every year arrive in a seasonal flood that puts apples and pears to shame. By some counts, as many as three-fourths of all cookbooks in the United States are...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 3:26 PM
All Saints Lutheran Church book club
We established the book club in February 2004 at our church in Orland Park.
We embrace all readers whether they are members of the congregation or not.
The author we'd most like to meet is Jenna Blum ("Those Who...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 1:37 PM
What are your summer plans? Plenty of people prefer some quiet, idle time in a hammock or lounging beside the body of water of their choice. And what better time to relax with a good book? Here is a selection of books to keep you occupied no matter...
| Mar 27, 2011
London is swinging again thanks to bride and princess-to-be Kate Middleton. Millions are hanging on her every move — where she shops, where she primps, what she eats and drinks.
Although the couple live (part of the time) in a rented farmhouse in...
| Aug 29, 2010
Twenty-eight years after her death, and more than 50 years after first wowing audiences on the big screen, Grace Kelly, the statuesque blonde with the impossibly small waist and flawless face, continues to inspire designers and admirers alike.
| Jul 26, 2011
| 4:35 PM
San Diego’s Johnny Rad Fest returns for its fourth year this weekend....
| Aug 29, 2011
| 4:32 AM
In just a little more than a month, Rapunzel will be welcomed into the Disney Princess royal court, and Disney.com is giving away a trip for four to the official celebration at Kensington Palace in London on Oct. 2. Fans ages 12 and younger can enter...
| Sep 1, 2011
| 9:36 PM
British supermarket chain tests iPad-ready shopping carts: Want a side of Apple with your supermarket runs? British grocery store chain Sainsbury's is testing out new shopping carts with solar-powered iPad docks and speakers (iPads not included)....