| Oct 12, 2012
There is so much to love about Halloween. Free candy. Fake blood. Pumpkin art. Decorative spiders. And the very best part: the costumes.
Who doesn't love a little dress-up, fantasy, capital F-U-N? Part of all that is the anticipation. A lot of us...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 8:33 AM
J.C. Penney said it will be offering haircuts to children for free starting in November after a trial program last month resulted in 1.6 million crops.
Kids in kindergarten through sixth grade will be eligible for free cuts every Sunday starting Nov. 4,...
| Jun 2, 2012
| 5:21 PM
I recently walked through The Outdoor Shops at the Lehigh Valley Mall and noticed something odd.
In the background of the sparkling buildings constructed in 2007 to house high-end labels like Williams-Sonoma, White House Black Market and Coach is the...
| Jun 10, 2012
[This post has been corrected. See note at bottom for details.]
When Banana Republic was looking for someone to collaborate on a summer collection inspired by Palm Springs, Trina Turk was the one to call.
The L.A.-based designer, known for playful...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 10:30 AM
First published on Nov. 27, 2011. Revised and expanded in early 2012.
It's 1922, and nothing much is up in Pasadena. Not among the orange groves, not along the leafy streets. Just as the little old ladies like it.
But wait. Down in the Arroyo Seco, a...
| Jun 8, 2012
Don't know about you, but I love to hate celebrities.
They're richer and better looking than I am. And they have people. People to keep track of their cellphone chargers, people to cook delicious low-fat meals, people to help them get dressed, to...
| Jun 9, 2012
| 4:53 PM
Les Solomon grew tired of the aging equipment at a local fitness center where he worked as a cycling instructor.
So the retired textile worker decided to partner with his wife, Mindy, and open Studio Fitness in the old silk mill building at 683 E....
| Oct 30, 2012
| 12:45 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Superstorm Sandy will end up causing about $20 billion in property damages and $10 billion to $30 billion more in lost business, according to IHS Global Insight, a forecasting firm.
In the long run, the devastation the storm...
| Jun 18, 2012
Scott Gamm, founder of HelpSaveMyDollars.com was here with a few of the latest money saving apps including:
1. RedLaser: This free app available on the iPhone and Android, allows users to scan the bar code of any item in the store and the app will find...
| Jun 22, 2012
Whatever the reason, the Angel is getting lots of questions about underwear. The bottom line starts here:
Dear Answer Angel: My favorite summer skirt is black and slightly flared and a perfect weight for the warmer months. But, it's see-through if I'm...
| Jul 3, 2012
The latest trend in beauty products features the same fruits you shop for at the corner stand. And now these delicious fruits have left your plate and taken claim in your beauty cabinet.
Beauty and Lifestyle Expert Rebekah George stopped by with skin...
| Jul 4, 2012
| 7:35 AM
The New York City Police Department today announced street closures for the Macy's Annual Fireworks Display over the Hudson River. The event will take place on Wednesday, July 4, 2012 beginning at about 9:20 p.m. and ending at 9:50 p.m.