| Dec 17, 2012
| 3:31 AM
Monday is Free Shipping Day 2012 with more than 1,600 merchants offering guaranteed Christmas Eve delivery on online purchases.
Some of the store participating: Kohl's, JC Penney, Sears, Kmart, Neiman Marcus, Saks Fifth Avenue, Nordstrom, Bed Bath &...
| Dec 31, 2012
| 2:12 PM
The year 2013 is already shaping up to be a busy year, with several issues rooted in the past expected to come to fruition. While the year ahead will no doubt unleash its own bounty of surprises, here are some issues we can all count on happening in the...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 8:28 AM
NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market pulled back slightly Thursday, a day after the Dow Jones industrial average posted its strongest gain in more than a year.
Retailers reported mixed sales and the prospect of a new budget battle in Congress helped...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 9:56 AM
Peter Hayes Devin, 55, passed away peacefully in his home on December 30, 2012, after a four year battle with ALS, more commonly known as Lou Gehrig’s disease. He was surrounded by love and family as he was welcomed into heaven and the arms of...
| Jan 18, 2013
Dear Answer Angel: I frequently work out at the gym after work. If I wear shorts or capri-length (sorry, but yes I do wear capris at the gym occasionally) workout pants, the "sock marks" from my trouser socks show! Is there any way to eliminate these...
| Jan 21, 2013
| 11:44 AM
Shopping for work isn’t necessarily the most fun anyone’s ever had.
In general, buying clothes for the office – and for that matter, getting dressed for work in the morning – is an activity we all consider to be something of a...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 8:41 PM
Earlier this week the Costa Mesa City Council gave unanimous approval for city representatives to attend an upcoming out-of-state convention, though not without discussing the intricacies of doing so on the city's dime.
Mayor Jim Righeimer, Mayor Pro...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 4:55 PM
The greatest shopping friend known to women may have just arrived at Bloomingdale's at South Coast Plaza.
The Me-Ality takes the guessing out of sizing, style and best fit when it comes to finding that perfect pair of jeans. I recently tested it and was...
| Mar 5, 2013
Designer Derek Lam, whose work has been worn by first lady Michelle Obama, will launch a limited-edition collection for women at Kohl's stores and Kohls.com in April.
Part of Kohl's DesigNation concept, Lam's capsule features misses' dresses, skirts,...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 6:07 PM
The murder trial began Tuesday for a man accused in a retaliatory gang shooting outside Towson Town Center at the height of the holiday shopping season in 2011.
Tyrone Chester Brown Jr. allegedly shot 19-year-old Rodney Pridget, as part of his initiation...
| Mar 5, 2013
Like an angel on one shoulder and a devil on the other, "need" versus "want" dominates our internal dialogue as we shop.
Just as in any relationship, we should heed both, said Stacy London, author, co-founder of Style for Hire and co-host of TLC's...