| Sep 21, 2012
| 12:52 PM
The evolution of airport food continues, from stale burgers in the past to today's higher-end offerings from Spago founder Wolfgang Puck and Iron Chef Masaharu Morimoto.
Puck's Wolfgang Puck Express and Morimoto's Skewers restaurants, now open at LAX,...
| May 28, 2013
Tuesday, May 28 Hope you had a fabulous Memorial Day weekend! Of course, having yesterday off makes today feel like a Monday... We had perfect weather for all of the Memorial Day remembrance events. It's so important to take a moment and honor those who...
| Dec 20, 2012
| 10:27 AM
No doubt about it, cooking shows and competitions are popular. Learn more about the stars of these shows by reading a biography of a famous chef. Their success stories have some qualities in common: hard work, high standards, dedication and perseverance....
| Dec 26, 2012
| 2:35 PM
She had won a string of beauty pageants — and was the original St. Pauli Girl of beer advertising fame — so Debbie Walker, a blond model from Washington, D.C., was accustomed to her fair share of attention.
But she'd never seen anything like...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 1:14 PM
Stan Frazier can't cook in silence.
Depending on his mood, tunes ranging from David Bowie to Slayer and Madonna to Bill Evans can be heard pouring out of his two-story home in Newport Beach.
"I need to have music playing when I'm involved in the craft...
| Dec 17, 2012
| 9:49 AM
James Carrey's first full-length play, "Unleashed: An Online Social Experiment," was conceived on his Facebook page.
That comedy is having its world premier at Empire Stage in Fort Lauderdale through Dec. 29 with Carrey's newly minted Crashbox Theatre...
| Dec 19, 2012
Cornish hens deliciously prove the adage: Good things do come in small packages. Savvy hosts can capitalize on that to easily create a special Christmas or New Year's Eve dinner.
One, the diminutive hen is so distinctive in size that many people might...
| Dec 19, 2012
Howard Johnson built a coast-to-coast network of eponymous restaurants and motel franchises that fed the wanderlust of mid-20th-century North Americans.
In so doing, he transformed Howard Johnson's into a cultural phenomenon known to millions for its...
| Dec 10, 2012
Arnold Dean never called himself the "Dean of Sports." It was radio hucksterism, it was presumptuous, and he knew it. If the three-word brainchild of a station producer was to be his legacy, well, it would be an orphan from his lips.
Mr. Dean was the...
| May 18, 2012
| 4:24 PM
The Paisley Pickles, a trio of Haddonfield, N.J., dads, bring their original kids music, ranging from jazz to punk rock to the Sellersville Theater at 1 p.m. Saturday. Kids will be dancing to the rocking sounds of drum, bass and guitar. Food-centric songs...
| Mar 19, 2012
| 4:35 PM
I'm a closet cooking show fan. I'm also an old softy for kids. So when I recently found out about a webisode cooking show starring …...