| Aug 26, 2010
| 1:42 PM
First impression: Eleven years after converting their restaurant from fast food to Greek, brothers Sam and George Kantzavelos still pack them in. And for good reason. From the flowers on each table to the expertly grilled lamb chops, there's no shirking...
| Oct 21, 2010
When the platter of steaming, saucy chicken chunks is set on our table at Omar, a months-old Uighur restaurant in San Gabriel, it's clear we're in uncharted culinary territory. The sauce is dappled with tingle-inducing Sichuan peppercorns and chocolate...
| Jul 11, 2011
When good lunches go bad, it's a sordid tale. But it has nothing to do with spoiled food.
Nope, good lunches get ugly when cherry tomatoes explode and sandwiches dribble mustard down your arm and balsamic vinegar sprays tablemates. It gets even uglier...
| Jul 12, 2011
| 11:37 AM
Ellis County Fair- July 16th to July 23rd
Ellis County Fair’s is being held on the Ellis County Grounds. The fair will include several events; 2 nights of car races, 2 nights of cowboy and cowgirl KPRA Rodeo, tractor pulls, the Combine Demo...
| Jul 12, 2011
| 12:13 PM
Norton County Fair- July 23rd – July 30th
The Norton County Fair will begin on Saturday, July 23rd with a horse show at 9:00 a.m. and a fashion show at 7:00 p.m. Other fair activities will include arts & crafts, petting zoo, ranch rodeo, music,...
| Jul 12, 2011
| 12:39 PM
Russell County Fair- July 24th – July 30rd
The Russell County Fair will begin Sunday, July 24th with an Open Class Horse Show at 8:00 a.m. Other fair activities will include turtle & frogs races, fashion show, mutton bustin’, music, animal...
| Jul 18, 2011
| 2:12 PM
This terrific Vacqueyras from a great year comes from a domaine named for the granite cliffs called Dentelles de Montmirail at the foot of Mont Ventoux. Cézanne country. This 2009 is the southern Rhone at its best, a truly beautiful expression of...
| Aug 13, 2011
| 10:28 PM
Outside exhibitors/concessionaires set up, 8 a.m.
Open class youth horse show, “Roundup,” 8-9 a.m., Horse Arena
Entry day, All 4-H non-livestock exhibits, 3-6 p.m., Hockey Building
Judging: 4-H county fair only flower exhibits, 4-6 p....
| Aug 25, 2011
If you're hungry for a little of Beijing and beyond — northern Chinese dumplings, buns and hand-pulled noodles or maybe even cumin-scented lamb kebabs in the style of Xinjiang's food stalls — look no further. Here's where to get your fix of...
| Sep 22, 2011
From Hansel Family Vineyards comes this fine expression of Russian River Pinot. Round and silky, with a beautiful balance and taste of red plums and black cherries, the 2009 is a splurge, but worth it for a California Pinot of this quality.
Save it for a...
| Nov 14, 2011
| 2:57 AM
BRAWLEY — Young Oscar Clemente is no stranger to adventure — especially when it involves riding a sheep during the mutton busting segment of Sunday’s Cattle Call Rodeo extravaganza.
At the tender age of 6, Oscar, of Brawley, was set...
| Dec 1, 2011
Last week it was turkey on Thanksgiving, turkey sandwiches for Friday's lunch, turkey tetrazzini for Saturday dinner and — you get the idea.
Poultry in motion. Who could blame you for racing out for a first-rate steak dinner? Here are some good...