| Oct 9, 2010
I can't hear the word "plastics" without thinking of "The Graduate." When the film was released in 1967, plastics may have represented the future, but today we're faced with the past — what to do with all those used wrappers, bottles and...
| Apr 20, 2010
| 3:26 PM
How Green are you? Roni and Candice are helping you go green with Earth friendly products.
Earth Day is Thursday, but we hope you go green all year long! And to get you started we're telling you a few products that you can easily incorporate into your...
| Apr 22, 2010
Wild rice sources
Eden Foods: $1.05 per ounce for a 7-ounce bag. Available at Whole Foods stores throughout Southern California; (888) 424-3336; http://www.edenfoods.com.
Native Harvest: 90 cents per ounce, plus shipping for an 8-ounce bag. (888) 274-...
| Apr 30, 2010
"Cherries!?" Almost everyone who passed the Murray Family Farms stand at the Santa Monica farmers market on Wednesday blurted out this word in varied tones of delight, surprise, and skepticism. Delight at the sight of the first stone fruit of the season;...
| May 13, 2010
Firestone Walker Union Jack India Pale Ale
Warmer weather, and one's thoughts lightly turn back to India Pale Ale.
Firestone Walker, first known for its English-style pale ale Double Barrel, has catered to our hoppier tastes over the years by...
| May 20, 2010
Here's a selection of Central Coast Grenaches to seek out in your local retail shop. A few select shops — Wally's Wine & Spirits, Woodland Hills Wine Co. and Twenty Twenty Wine Merchants, in particular — have some of the rarer and pricier...
| May 24, 2010
Fresh & Easy Neighborhood Market is hosting a Design-A-Bag Contest to encourage customers to use reusable bags.
The company is inviting customers to submit their original bag designs through www.freshandeasy. com/designabag through May 31.
| May 27, 2010
| 4:24 AM
A muggy, miserable 95 degrees in May and all the beading sweat that imposes on the public ws not enough to deter the dozens who insisted Wednesday on eating al fresco in West Hartford Center. They lunched at the bistro-style tables along Farmington Avenue...
| May 28, 2010
Hawking the latest treats at the Sweets & Snacks Expo in Chicago this week, confectioners made promises that seemed too sweet to believe.
Saleswomen for Hershey Co. handed out Reese's Minis, chocolate-peanut butter cups the size of marbles, which they...
| May 29, 2010
Folks who work in the cluster of office buildings in the 400 block of North Brand Boulevard have something new to cheer about. Just outside their front door lies the Beyond the Stars Cafe, a small but mighty sandwich, salad and coffee spot with quality...
| Jul 1, 2010
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DailyCandy's Mega 4th of July Ideas Featured:
1. Neve Ice - The perfect, slow melting ice! the shapes are made for specific...
| Oct 11, 2010
| 2:58 AM
NEWPORT NEWS — The city is so far spending $14 million of taxpayer dollars to redevelop a 12-block section of the Southeast Community, a neighborhood that struggles with crime and blight.
City officials said even more city tax money will be spent...