| Jan 25, 2012
| 8:04 AM
LeAnn Rimes and husband Eddie Cibrian didn’t live in Chicago very long, but the celebrity couple was here long enough to lease a Gold Coast condo and have it featured on an episode of HGTV’s new interior design series, “Interiors, Inc.&...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 9:41 AM
Sports apparel maker Under Armour Inc. reported a 42 percent gain in fourth-quarter earnings on Thursday and said the company experienced its highest overall annual growth rate since 2007 as it continues to roll out new products.
Net income rose to $33...
| Jan 27, 2012
You've got questions, but fear not. Answer Angel's got you covered from head to toe!
Dear Answer Angel: I've let myself go gray naturally and completely. But now, I want to go back to being a brunette without making a radical (too obvious) transition....
| Feb 2, 2012
| 5:36 PM
Six days before Christmas, four men tracked down 19-year-old Rodney Vest Pridget as he shopped at the Towson Town Center mall. One of them shot and killed him outside on a sidewalk, Baltimore County police say.
Four men, ranging in age from 19 to 44,...
| Sep 19, 2012
The Clybourn Corridor, aka the Forever 21-Apple Store-Whole Foods Triangle, is poised to become even more retail-licious in the coming year. Target, Nordstrom Rack, Sephora, Anthropologie and others have plans to move in soon, and all those shopping...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 12:22 PM
Sports Authority will open an S.A. Elite store at The Mall in Columbia this Saturday at 9 a.m. The 10,000-square-foot store located on the lower level next to Nordstrom will be the first of its kind on the East Coast.
S.A. Elite sells high-end footwear...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 3:57 PM
Gustav "Gus" Baer, a retired executive and certified public accountant who had a second career as a pianist entertaining Nordstrom shoppers with his spirited renditions of Cole Porter, Duke Ellington and George Gershwin classics, died Oct. 9 of a...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 12:37 PM
I'm not going to make all those tasteless jokes about firemen...and their hoses...and their poles.
Nope, not me.
But you and I BOTH know I'm thinking it, don't we?
So my colleague Doreen Christensen in her blog Shop-O-Matic wrote about the South...
| Jul 16, 2012
| 10:12 AM
New Under Armour product launches -- the Armour Bra and Spine running shoes -- should help boost the company's financial results in the second quarter and beyond, a report out today by analyst Sam Poser of Sterne Agee says.
Baltimore-based Under Armour,...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 6:03 PM
What's not to love about a new lipstick? It perks us up for not much cash. But really, even if it's not a huge expenditure, we still want value for our money.
Is there that much difference between a $34 Chanel and a cheapie from the drugstore?
| Jul 17, 2012
| 12:14 PM
East 17th Street in Costa Mesa is raising the bar as a farm fresh food destination. The 2005 opening of Avanti Café has inspired other like-minded organic eateries and stores to move in.
Now we have Sprouts Farmers Market, Greenleaf, and the new Anais+...