| Jul 29, 2009
You might feel a momentary sense of dislocation when you first stumble across Ning Jie, in the San Gabriel Mission District. Ning Jie is next to the centuries-old Mission San Gabriel Arcangel, located in a preciously faux-adobe shopping district. It's...
| Aug 26, 2009
When I pull up to Ado, the new Italian restaurant that's moved into the old Amuse space on Main Street in Venice, chef-owner Antonio Muré is standing in his whites in the doorway, his dark hair pulled into a ponytail, so chic he looks as if he's waiting...
| Feb 25, 2009
The theme here these days is young chefs moving into outlying and up-and-coming neighborhoods to open small restaurants built with lots of passion and elbow grease. On a recent visit, I ate white bean and duck confit soup at Skillet, a roving Airstream...
| Mar 31, 2009
| 8:18 PM
John Rivera Sedlar, the chef who brought us Saint Estephe, Bikini and Abiquiu (may they all rest in peace) is back and back in a big way. At the new Rivera within shouting distance of L.A. Live, the 54-year-old chef is firing on all cylinders. Rivera is...
| Feb 12, 2003
At one time, French restaurants were the epitome of fine dining in L.A. It's no secret, though, that Angelenos have pretty much abandoned French food and with it, formal dining, for the relaxed pleasures of Spago and the California idiom or for Italian...
| Jun 19, 2005
The "moment" with my father came about 10 years ago. For years, we'd had a relationship that wasn't close. Like many sons and daughters of my generation, I longed for openness and intimacy in my relationship with Dad. But he was reticent and reserved, and...
| Jul 12, 2013
AVON — Cuisinarts weren't doing the job.
People were visiting Miller Foods, a food distribution and meat processor, buying bones, organ and muscle meat and vegetables, and grinding them up at home to feed to their dogs, because they believed...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 4:08 PM
A Hagerstown man pleaded guilty Tuesday in Washington County Circuit Court to one count of possession of child pornography.
Brandon Scott Martz, 21, of 11240 Grouse Lane was charged with two counts of distribution of child pornography and one count of...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 6:34 AM
PIERRE, S.D. - A South Dakota commission has substantially cut the number of antelope hunting licenses that will be issued this year as part of an effort to help the population rebound.
The Game, Fish and Parks Commission has decided to allow only 3,630...
| Jun 30, 2013
| 8:58 PM
The Aberdeen Area Senior Center will host its monthly Veterans Coffee Hour 9 a.m. Wednesday in the Helen Schultz Activity Room. All veterans are invited to attend.
In recognition of Fourth of July, the Pheasant Canteen Ladies will serve sandwiches...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 4:45 AM
"The quality of mercy is not strained.”
The title for this episode comes from Shakespeare’s “Merchant of Venice.” On this Father’s Day, Don could use mercy from his daughter and himself. Instead we find him curled up in a...