| Dec 13, 2012
| 2:43 PM
Tis the season and the boat parades are underway in our local harbors and across the nation. For those living in southern Orange County, you have two more chances to see the 38th annual Dana Point Harbor Boat Parade of Lights. This year's theme is...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 12:07 PM
Glenn Beck, art critic, is back. The conservative commentator posted an online video Tuesday in which he addressed at length the subject of "obscene" art and the 1st Amendment. In an homage to Andres Serrano's "Piss Christ," Beck concluded by dunking a...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 1:25 PM
The Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree lighting is at the center of a list of events Wednesday that are set to make most of the Midtown West a traffic mess. Getting around and making the most of the mess can be done if you know what to do. PIX11 and...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 4:12 AM
Thousands gathered in an iconic Rockefeller Center on a cold Wednesday night to watch a tree lighting that is a repellent to some New Yorkers and a magnetic for many others.
Enthusiasts began packing into the plaza hours before the scheduled 8:55 pm...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 2:40 PM
Costa Mesa chic met New York City glamour last week as Tiffany & Co. hosted the celebrity-studded Blue Book Ball. A return to the 1920s "Jazz Age" social milieu was the central theme, embracing the glittering April week of events in the Big Apple...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 9:10 AM
After surviving the fierce winds and torrential rains of Superstorm Sandy, an 80-foot Norway spruce was en route to Midtown Manhattan Wednesday to take on the role of this season's Rockefeller Christmas tree.
The 10-ton tree which hails from Mount Olive,...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 9:50 AM
HOW IT GOT ITS NAME: From Kenilworth, England, the birthplace of early settler Deacon Edward Griswold.
HISTORY: Originally settled in 1663 as the plantation of Hammonasset, the area included landf that is now the Town of Clinton. Established as a...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 5:24 PM
For opinion professionals, for public chatterers, for "public intellectuals," there is no greater holiday gift than a good, loud, crazy creche controversy.
Note how artfully Cohen the Columnist slipped in that "holiday" gift, as opposed to...
| Dec 12, 2011
| 8:14 AM
NEW YORK — For a day or a weekend sparkling with the season's spirit, there's no topping the Big Apple, with a twinkling Norway spruce towering over the ice-skating rink at Rockefeller Center, story-telling department store windows and the...
| Jul 21, 2011
NEW YORK — Belonging to a private club brings perks beyond having a place to brandish a golf club, booze it up with your chums or marry off your daughter in style. Membership often brings reciprocal privileges, meaning you can find a clubby spot...
| Mar 8, 2011
| 7:29 AM
New York’s famed Rockefeller Center was the epicenter of an over-the-top Pokémon™ celebration as Nintendo launched the new Pokémon Black Version and Pokémon White Version video games for the Nintendo DS™ family of systems across North...
| Nov 17, 2010
| 10:35 AM
By Danielle Trussoni
Viking, 384 pp., $27.95
"Falling Through the Earth," Danielle Trussoni's memoir of her troubled relationship with her father, a Vietnam veteran, was one of the most critically praised books of 2006. Plowing through...