| Oct 29, 2012
| 8:30 AM
Hurricane Sandy is bearing down hard on the East Coast. Atlantic City, N.J., casinos have been evacuated. Jersey Shore is abandoned. Some Manhattan streets are starting to flood.
The mega-storm has already smashed through construction sites, shut down...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 10:37 PM
CORONA DEL MAR — The Corona del Mar High doubles team of Kenzie Purcifull and Riley Gerdau earned its first "triple bagel" of the season Wednesday.
Purcifull and Gerdau swept visiting San Marcos, 6-0, 6-0, 6-0, at No. 1 doubles. It was part of a...
| May 14, 2012
| 11:24 AM
1) Bagel King, Fairfield
Bagel King in Fairfield inspires a lot of love from Yelp reviewers, who swear that the bagels at this emporium are the best in Fairfield County and even, one delighted customer says, “the entire United States, and I am...
| May 21, 2012
| 2:47 PM
Consumers put up with a lot, but nothing torques them off quite like confusing, misleading or inequitable pricing, whether it's concert tickets, bagels or even a single banana.
Nancy B. of New Britain says she knows of at least four ticket prices...
| Nov 4, 2012
| 4:28 PM
MONTREAL — For a certain kind of traveler, no visit to a new city is complete without a bellyful of local culinary delights.
And though the Internet has made it easier to zero in on regional specialties, it also has amplified local food rivalries...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 9:47 AM
First published on Aug. 28, 2011. Revised and expanded in early 2012.
We'll call the movie "Three Beaches and an Airport." It'll star Hugh Grant as a buttoned-up business traveler who is separated from his job, money and luggage at LAX, then befriended...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 7:56 AM
3259 E. 95th Street
Smoked Salmon Salad
2-3 cups romaine lettuce
1/2 lb smoked salmon
Italian dressing, to taste
cherry tomatoes for garnish
avocado slices for garnish...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 11:50 AM
LPGA Superstar Morgan Pressel will help kick off the month-long October Go Pink Campaign 8 a.m.-10 a.m. Sept. 24 with a live appearance at Panera Bread at Boca Center.
Pressel will work alongside Panera bakers and encourage customers to buy specialty...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 12:27 PM
Greg Gibbs, owner of the Chicago Bagel Authority restaurants in Lakeview and Lincoln Park, asked regular customer and retired Cub Kerry Wood two weeks ago to come up with a sandwich for his menu, which also features The Cosby roast beef sandwich and the...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 11:53 AM
JAPAN -- Some young people are having injections of saline put into their foreheads to create a look they call bagel heading.
It's created by having a needle put into your forehead, then pressing in the center of the swollen area with your thumb.
| Sep 28, 2012
| 9:41 AM
Get ready for a full weekend buzz – National Coffee Day is Saturday and there are freebies and bargains aplenty.
Coffee consumption is up 7% from 2011, according to a report from the National Coffee Assn. Researchers this year found that java...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 2:11 PM
Confrontations focusing on diet between children and parents have been around seemingly since the beginning of time. Many children start off as cooperative eaters, anxious to try different types of foods. As they get older, the number of foods they're apt...