| Jul 14, 2013
| 2:39 PM
Consider brunch. As far as meals go, it has certainly proved to be a versatile little sucker, a real workhorse, able to adapt to almost anything you can throw at it.
It’s been classed up with oysters and Champagne. It ’s been roughed up with...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 7:37 AM
1637 SE 17th St., Fort Lauderdale, 954-763-3344, FreshFirst.com
Chef Mary Siragusa and her daughter, pasty chef Francesca Siragusa, have opened an organic eatery and juicery billed as gluten, corn and peanut-free in the Quay Plaza.
| Jun 26, 2013
| 3:04 PM
The Top Five things to do
Friday through Sunday, the Rude Mechanicals Medieval and Renaissance Players bring Sophocles’ play, “Electra,” to the stage in Shepherdstown, W.Va. 8 p.m., Friday, June 28, and Saturday, June...
| Jun 27, 2013
As if summer in full swing—with its street fests, parades and beach bumming—isn't keeping your weekends jam-packed enough, a handful of restaurants have debuted brunch service over the past few months. These eight options will give you just...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 8:02 AM
Bastille Day Brunch: In celebration of Bastille Day, the French independence holiday, Church & State Bistro is offering a La Jour de la Bastille brunch from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on July 14. The traditional French menu includes oysters, foie de volaille...
| Jan 3, 2013
A roundup of restaurants reviewed in 2012 by critic Phil Vettel.
Acadia ✭✭✭ 1639 S. Wabash Ave., 312-360-9500. Ryan McCaskey's gamble to place a luxury restaurant in the South Loop is, so far, paying off. People are crowding into...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 9:05 AM
Father's Day is just around the corner (it's Sunday for those who haven't checked their calendars). So here's a list of Father's Day barbecues and brunches for celebrating with dad.
Go "Hog Wild" for dad: On Father’s Day, Bouchon Bistro Beverly...
| May 28, 2013
Tuesday, May 28 Hope you had a fabulous Memorial Day weekend! Of course, having yesterday off makes today feel like a Monday... We had perfect weather for all of the Memorial Day remembrance events. It's so important to take a moment and honor those who...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 6:51 AM
896 Whalley Ave., New Haven
Tucked into the Westville section of New Haven, there is a neighborhood café with a cozy international feel. But don't let the word "café" fool you, Bella's Café...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 10:56 AM
The Laguna Beach Planning Commission is holding a public workshop at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday to discuss the results of the downtown walking tour conducted on Jan. 12, according to a city press release.
The Planning Commission has conducted community...
| Dec 24, 2012
Bread pudding or stratas, as they are sometimes called, are perfect for breakfast, brunch or lunch. Because they can be made a day ahead before baking, stratas really are a cook's best friend. Served in souffle dishes, in individual ramekins, or in...
| Dec 28, 2012
| 7:07 AM
Early in December, Rosie's Bar and Grill was decorated — I mean decorated! — for Christmas. I couldn't begin to count the number of pink Christmas trees I saw there. It was also Rosie's 10th anniversary weekend, so each customer was offered...