| Oct 8, 2012
| 9:09 AM
When an entire home makeover is not in the budget, consider adding a pop of color to give your home a fun, fresh look. A coat of paint is one of the easiest — and cheapest — ways to make your home feel like new. But if you’re afraid to...
| Aug 28, 2012
Over the years, Bucktown’s shopping artery of Damen Avenue has seen plenty of big-name designers (Cynthia Rowley, Nanette Lepore, Marc by Marc Jacobs, Alexis Bittar) and chain stores (Club Monaco, Bebe, Lush) move in. This itinerary focuses on the...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 1:59 PM
The late Doc Watson wailed over the speakers at the tiny record shop on Beach Boulevard, and like many a bluesman on the road, he was in the midst of a journey.
Watson, one of America's most prolific roots musicians, died at the age of 89 a few days...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 7:53 AM
Cameras were rolling in February 2011 when Robert Plant and the Band of Joy featuring singer Patty Griffin and guitarist Buddy Miller hit the stage at Nashville’s historic War Memorial Auditorium. This Tuesday, July 10, a DVD of the former Led...
| May 28, 2012
| 9:05 AM
720 North State Street
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Asian Pear & Fennel Salad
1 Asian pear, sliced into wedges
1/2 fennel bulb, sliced paper thin and...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 11:54 AM
A lot of bands evolve and change over time. Most of the time I'm o.k. with it, especially if each album is a progression of the next. Sometimes though the material of a certain era is just flat out superior. That is absolutely the case withGermany'...
| Feb 24, 2012
| 9:40 PM
Attending open-mic night at The LAB Antimall in Costa Mesa is a lot like a game of artistic roulette — you never know what number is going to come up next.
Acts on Wednesday night outside the Gypsy Den and adjacent to Creme Tangerine Records, the...
| Dec 1, 2012
| 1:06 AM
Hard Luck brawl
Glass bottles were reportedly thrown during a brawl at the Hard Luck Tavern in the early hours of Friday.
The incident was reported shortly after midnight and involved about five males, according to El Centro police call...
| Nov 24, 2012
| 3:30 PM
Restaurateur Paolo Nota is no stranger to the Lehigh Valley's dining scene. He earned his fame as owner and chef at Paolo's Italian Restaurant in Northampton, where he won the hearts and stomachs of Italian food lovers with his large selection of fare...
| Apr 10, 2011
| 4:32 AM
Robert Plant could’ve trotted out a greatest hits set Saturday at the Auditorium Theatre and no one likely would’ve complained. Just even a hint of that old Led Zeppelin mojo, and he’d be basking in standing ovations. Instead, the 62-...
| Jul 13, 2011
| 4:38 PM
This week marks the passing of at least two figures with ties to Orlando's rock ‘n' roll heart. First, there was news of the death of Rob Grill, founding member of the Grass Roots, who died Monday at a Hospice facility in Lake County. He was 67. You...