| Apr 26, 2013
| 11:59 AM
Three longtime and well known Bel Air businesses closed earlier this week, leaving some customers surprised.
Freddie's Bar & Grill, on Boulton Street at Tollgate Road, shut its doors for good on Monday, while people at the News Center, a Hallmark...
| Aug 31, 2012
| 3:55 PM
In 1994, at the age of 26, “Hairspray” sweetheart Ricki Lake had one of the hottest daytime talk shows in the history of television.
With a daily audience of 5.8 million viewers after only one year on-air, “Ricki Lake” was...
| Sep 24, 2011
| 12:49 AM
Ryan Fitzpatrick of the Bills is from Harvard, and that makes him unique. He's the only quarterback from that school to become an NFL starter.
But there's a common, everyman side to this son of a rocket scientist, and not just because he proposed to...
| Jun 30, 2011
| 2:47 PM
Charlie Wilson has been alive for 58 years, and has been singing for nearly all of them — first in his church choir and then in the Gap Band, the pioneering funk group he formed at the age of 14 with his brothers Ronnie and Robert.
| May 23, 2012
Certain beaches, restaurants and stores on the Delaware Shore seem to land on everybody's "must-do" list. But there are also plenty of places and activities that get less attention. Maybe they're a few miles from the shore, or take place midweek, or don't...
| May 22, 2012
| 2:51 PM
1. The main food groups are seafood, candy and beer. Though Rehoboth Beach is justifiably well known for its seafood restaurants, homemade fudge and taffy, and the excellent ales at the Dogfish Head Brewing and Eats, the culinary scene offers much more....
| Dec 3, 2011
| 4:36 PM
Three weeks ago, the Highlandtown storefront was empty and apparently without prospects.
On Saturday, the space was filled with holiday wreath-making, carefully crafted plant arrangements and free coffee.
The rapid transformation into a "pop-up" shop...
| Jul 27, 2011
| 12:26 PM
Fall is a get-cozy season full of nostalgia and homey memories. We anticipate the newness of what Seventh Avenue will preview, yet we find security in a certain amount of predictability. Uncluttered is a word that captures the mood of many designers&...
| Jul 23, 2000
Not bad, for a baker who got his start rolling dough in the basement of an East Baltimore rowhouse.
On a recent afternoon, John Paterakis Sr. stood on the roof of a nine-story office tower he's building near Fells Point and inspected the army of more...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 8:29 PM
Hurley International, a Costa Mesa surfwear company, has sued Old Navy, alleging the retailer committed patent infringement of its signature board shorts and patented technology.
The dispute pits two retail giants against one another. Hurley is owned...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 9:09 PM
A proposal to put advertising at The Triangle is again up for consideration by the Costa Mesa Planning Commission, much to the ire of some Eastside residents who say such signs can lead to visual blight.
Greenlaw Partners, the Newport Beach-based...
| Aug 30, 2012
Stores are stocked with Fall fashions but now's the time to find deals on Summer clothes. We're scouring the sale racks to find some of the best buys around.
Fashionista Nicole Young was here with advice on how to pick through the sale racks to find a...