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  • Carnett: 'Just pray' is a good credo; still I yearn for holy places

    Sacred spaces. Do they exist on planet Earth? Are there spaces — natural or man-made — that bring us closer to the divine than, say, a supermarket checkout counter or a bus station washroom? Do spiritual vortexes exist where the holy can...
  • Dickensian moments, small changes only add to annual 'Carol'

    Dickensian moments, small changes only add to annual 'Carol'
    So, there's a scene in the Goodman Theatre's annual production of "A Christmas Carol," wherein Ebenezer Scrooge encounters his younger self, about to throw away his one chance at love with Belle, a lovely teacher from Pudding Lane — who for years...
  • What mall has the tallest Christmas tree? That comes at a price

    What mall has the tallest Christmas tree? That comes at a price
    When the lights were flipped on in a night of song and celebration over the weekend, the 90-foot Christmas tree at Fashion Island stood as another colorful and enormous addition to the small forest of arbors that sparkle to life for the holidays in...
  • 'Harry Potter'-themed store sued by Warner Bros.

    'Harry Potter'-themed store sued by Warner Bros.
    Whimsic Alley calls itself "a shopping haven for wizards of distinction," catering to "Harry Potter" fans with merchandise that includes wands, books, neckties and sweater vests for those looking to re-create the boy wizard's look. It even has a...
  • Halloween livens things up for makeup artists

    Halloween livens things up for makeup artists
    By day, they apply lipstick, rouge and powder to create that vibrant, flawless look. But by night they use their skills to paint a picture of death, punctuated with scars, bloody gashes and deformities. For makeup artists, Halloween is a super job...
  • Crime & Punishment: Log Flume-Based Discrimination

    Crime & Punishment: Log Flume-Based Discrimination
    A 52-year-old New Haven man, whose life's passion is riding the log-like flume rides in water parks, is suing Six Flags after the company banned him from its 18 locations for life. Jay Marc Harris, known as "Flumie" and "Flume Dog" to his friends...
  • Tree height a bragging right

    Tree height a bragging right
    When a 90-foot Christmas tree at Fashion Island lights up for the first time Friday night, it will mark just one mega-tree in a series sparkling to life for the holidays in shopping centers throughout Southern California. Fashion Island's white fir,...
  • Shopping center Christmas trees compete for needling rights

    Shopping center Christmas trees compete for needling rights
    When the lights were flipped on, the 90-foot Christmas tree at Fashion Island stood as another enormous sentry in the forest of arbors that sparkle to life during the holidays in shopping centers throughout Southern California. But the white fir,...
  • Court order brings hope for Chicago car charging stations

    Court order brings hope for Chicago car charging stations
    Electric vehicle owners in the Chicago area may finally get to start using a car-charging network that has been stalled for two years. A federal judge on Tuesday ordered that the charging stations be turned over to Arlington Heights-based JNS Power,...
  • Review: Change comes slow for Knott's Halloween Haunt

    Review: Change comes slow for Knott's Halloween Haunt
    Knott’s Berry Farm celebrates the 40th anniversary of Halloween Haunt with a crosstown rival threatening to tear the middle-aged monster limb from limb. But rather than cower and hide, Knott’s Scary Farm has fought back against the...
  • Horror fans pay a premium for extreme haunted mazes

    Horror fans pay a premium for extreme haunted mazes
    The increasing popularity of Halloween theme park events has spawned a new generation of exclusive reservation-only haunted mazes that promise a more intense and intimate experience for those willing to pay a premium. Photos: 10 extreme haunted mazes...
  • Review: Hordes invade Universal's Halloween Horror Nights

    Review: Hordes invade Universal's Halloween Horror Nights
    After a growth spurt over the past few years, Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios Hollywood has hit its stride as the leader in blood, guts and gore in Southern California. Photos: Halloween Horror Nights 2012 at Universal Studios Hollywood...