| Dec 26, 2009
Dancer-singer-actress Jennifer Lopez may have taken a tumble during a performance of her new single, "Louboutins," at the American Music Awards last month, but she's on terra firma where the sale of her French country villa is concerned.
| Dec 29, 2009
| 12:33 PM
Note:New York chef and cookbook author Zarela Martinez contributed this recipe for her October cover story on spice rubs. It was, she wrote, the first spice paste dish she ever learned to make. This is how she described it: "The cowboys at our ranch in...
| Jan 2, 2010
| 12:03 AM
Note: When Heseon Park's family moved to Southern California, their house had an avocado tree. She's been in love with the fruit ever since and uses it in many ways.
This is something she put together for a Hollywood Bowl picnic. It won raves from her...
| Jan 4, 2010
| 10:28 AM
Note: Chef Michael Roberts not only gave readers his philosophy on entertaining in his August party feature, he gave us a great recipe for his version of birria, Mexican goat stew. Here's what he wrote about the dish: "In Mexico, a whole goat is...
| Jan 6, 2010
To say that I eat out a lot would be something of an understatement. The question I'm always asked, of course, is what is my favorite restaurant? That's understandable, but it's also basically unanswerable. Because the answer depends on whether I'm in the...
| Jan 16, 2010
New buyers have found their McDream house thanks to "Grey's Anatomy" star Patrick Dempsey. The actor, whose looks earned him the nickname Dr. McDreamy on the ABC show, has sold his Bel-Air home for $2,571,500.
The New England-style two-story, with four...
| Apr 18, 2010
Here are some things you might expect to find in a classical music festival dubbed "Americas and Americans": This weekend's program titled "Magic Realism." The late Antonio Estévez's folkloric piece "Cantata Criolla," about a singing contest between a...
| Feb 4, 2010
Hatfield's opened Monday on Melrose Avenue: The white tablecloths, the toques worn by chef-owner Quinn Hatfield's kitchen staff and the tasting menus and painterly plating might be indicators of fine dining, but at the bar one can kick back to the emo...
| Feb 14, 2010
On any given night in Tucson, a wide variety of bands and musical genres can be explored at dozens of venues within close proximity of one another.
Solar Culture gallery, 31 E. Toole Ave.; (520) 884-0874, www.solarculture.org, showcases...
| Apr 14, 2011
The way Keith Morris holds a microphone is not designed for comfort. He grabs it with one or both hands, elbows locked at rigid angles, and lunges with each syllable as he shouts with epic fury. The eyes bulge, his knees buckle. At 55, the delivery of...
| Oct 31, 2010
San Francisco has a way of grabbing hold of its visitors and taking them for an incredible ride, whether they're dangling off the side of a cable car or maneuvering the steep hillside curves of Lombard Street.
But that doesn't mean they want to feel as...