| Oct 23, 2010
So, a horse walks into a bar and the bartender says "Why the long face?"
The first time I heard that joke it made me chuckle. For days later it put a smile on my face when I thought about it. Because of the genius of its simplicity, combined with its...
| Dec 23, 2010
| 1:01 PM
Paula Deen doesn't change her holiday traditions easily, but on New Year's Day, she'll have good reason.
Sweetly yet sassily Southern, the Emmy-winning cook of Food Network fame is starting 2011 with a big date -- with the Tournament of Roses Parade....
| Dec 27, 2010
| 8:05 PM
Drybar, the Los Angeles-based salon, will open its first Orange County location in Fashion Island in late spring.
Opened in 2010, Drybar provides blowouts for a flat fee of $35 while customers watch movies, snack on light foods, or make use of docking...
| Sep 10, 2010
| 10:12 PM
They might have lived through World War II and Neil Armstrong's moon landing, but don't expect age to put a damper in their step. For many seniors who have become part of a growing dance movement, the cha-cha, waltz or rumba is a way of life.
| Feb 11, 2011
| 11:22 AM
Airs on DC50, Sunday, February 19 @ 3PM
Seventy-one years ago it was no surprise when the 1939 classic "Gone with the Wind" won the Best Picture Oscar, and Vivien Leigh took home Best Actress honors as Scarlett O’Hara. Probably the most...
| Aug 4, 2011
| 7:47 PM
A kitchen fire broke out Thursday at The Arches restaurant in Newport Beach but was quickly extinguished, authorities said.
A small grease fire began about 1:27 p.m. inside a grease duct at the restaurant's new location, 1617 Westcliff Drive, said...
| Aug 10, 2011
Touristic, glorious and romantic, some of Germany's best attractions are in Bavaria. My favorites are three of King Ludwig II's castles: stocky Hohenschwangau, his boyhood home; the nearby and fanciful Neuschwanstein, his dream escape; and Linderhof,...
| Oct 17, 2011
| 6:59 PM
The Arches restaurant, a Newport Beach institution for nearly 90 years, abruptly closed last week for unknown reasons.
A company representative confirmed that the business on Westcliff Drive closed Wednesday night. The phone number is disconnected and...
| Sep 6, 2011
| 5:18 PM
It was not a special occasion, but it was a lack of pasta that drove my decision to eat out.
The 50-pound boy, accompanied by his mom, was off for two-and-a-half hours of running in full gear into football tackling dummies, and their dad was working late...
| Sep 20, 2011
| 7:46 AM
A Trip Down Memory Lane
Sisters Farrah and Ava Davis know all the words to and regularly sing “Good Ship Lollipop,” made famous by Shirley Temple in the 1930’s, have many friends and fans who are senior citizens, and are very familiar...
| Nov 25, 2011
By the time she was 7, little Ilana Diamond knew she wanted to be a lawyer.
"I believed lawyers did good, from what my father told me," she says. "I still believe it."
As an infant, she and her parents had left their home in Latvia, fleeing Hitler....