| Feb 20, 2013
| 11:03 AM
Locals will have another place to shop for retro and vintage-inspired clothes when Unique Vintage opens in downtown Huntington Beach.
Unique Vintage is hosting a grand opening party starting at noon March 9 at its shop, 155 Fifth St., next to Forever...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 12:34 PM
The gunman, having shot three people at an Oregon mall, initially tried to flee.
Fearful shoppers hid in stores and behind racks as the man ran down a corridor and to a back hallway that led downstairs.
By then, he likely heard the sirens as dozens of...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 5:28 PM
NEW YORK -- Walmart wants you to forget Black Friday this year.
Instead, the store is kicking off some of its hottest "Black Friday" deals on Thursday, Thanksgiving Day, beginning at 8 p.m.
The retailer says its best deals will be on electronics,...
| Dec 17, 2012
In retail, the holiday shopping season is like the Super Bowl, except that it goes on for weeks.
As the Tribune’s retail reporter, it’s my job to capture the trends: I tell readers who’s up, who’s down and who’s bringing in...
| 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...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 7:43 PM
On Aug. 25, the Kiwanis Club of Costa Mesa hosted its third annual Kelly's Closet in conjunction with the Boys & Girls Club of the Harbor Area. Twenty-four low-income children from the Westside and Lou Yantorn branches of the Boys & Girls Club were...
| May 13, 2013
When Sarah Jessica Parker announced a couple of months ago that she had ditched Manolos for more sensible shoes, fashionistas everywhere died a little.
After all, Parker shot to super-stardom based off her fashion-obsessed “Sex and the City”...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 10:53 AM
South Floridians are moving out.
That is to say they are moving outside, extending family living spaces into their yards, patios, decks, lanais, verandas, porches, balconies, courtyards and terraces.
And patio furniture no longer looks like patio...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 7:17 AM
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Ike Sutton, an aspiring inventor and father of six, was fed up with smartphones intruding on family time.
"Nobody would put away their cellphones because everything was 'urgent,'" he said.
You know: Urgent! Like checking movie...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 12:00 PM
Republican Senate candidate Linda McMahon has assailed her opponent, U.S. Rep. Chris Murphy, about his failure to pay rent and mortgage a few years ago, even challenging the Democrat to release documents about his foreclosure scare. Reporters then asked...
| May 16, 2013
| 4:00 AM
Cinemark Holdings Inc., the nation's third-largest theater chain, is bulking up in Los Angeles County with plans to open a multiplex at the SouthBay Pavilion shopping mall in Carson.
Vintage Real Estate, which owns and manages SouthBay Pavilion, said it...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 8:17 PM
It is no simple task to cast a magic spell over a social event.
On Sept. 19 in the garden of Hotel Bel-Air, Los Angeles, the executive team of Costa Mesa's South Coast Plaza welcomed 100 guests for a 45th anniversary celebration dinner. The operative...