| Jul 9, 2010
Baby Back rib rack(s) Swift Brand Baby Backs are excellent because they are very meaty
Dry rub (your choice) Cajun/Creole seasonings works okay
Sweet Baby Ray's BBQ sauce
NOTE: You will need a baking pan large enough to hold your...
| Jul 15, 2010
Gladstone's Malibu, the iconic 33-year-old seafood restaurant that lays claim to 700 feet of prime beachfront real estate where the river of traffic on Sunset Boulevard flows into the estuary of the Pacific Coast Highway, had been having a bad decade,...
| Jul 18, 2010
The Thieves of Manhattan
Spiegel & Grau: 260 pp., $15 paper
In his wonderfully mischievous new novel, "The Thieves of Manhattan," Adam Langer tells the story of an unpublished fiction writer who can't seem to tell a story other...
| Jul 20, 2010
| 8:46 AM
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You Could Win $25,000 With Your Family Favorite! Enter your most-popular dish in the Taste of Home Cookbook Recipe Contest, and let our judging panel give it a try! With cash prizes awarded in each of seven categories, you...
| Aug 4, 2010
| 10:58 AM
"What's your favorite car?" My stock answer at social gatherings has been the 1995 Buick Roadmaster station wagon. I've always found that car strangely compelling, but mostly I've learned that the reply evokes stunned silence and allows me to avoid a...
| Aug 8, 2010
Bottega Louie, 700 S. Grand Ave. The trendy restaurant-patisserie-bar-market is a terrific place to pick up a hostess gift or birthday present, choosing from among all manner of pastries, gift baskets and gourmet goodies. Colorful macaroons will give...
| Aug 15, 2010
| 8:24 PM
The York Revolution win a slugfest versus the Lancaster Barnstormers, 18-9. Lancaster still has a 1 game lead over York in the Freedom Division of the Atlantic League.
Some in-game notes....
Underway on a soggy day in Lancaster. Scoreless first for...
| Jan 5, 2011
| 3:49 PM
The days are still short and school is back in session, but that doesn't mean the fun has to end.
The city of Huntington Beach offers children, teens, adults and seniors classes to fulfill any interest, and winter classes are just getting started. Here...
| Jan 5, 2011
American Airlines tickets have been cut from several popular travel websites. As more companies punish American Airlines, experts warn the price you pay for your next airline ticket could increase.
Once you have your airline ticket in your hand it is...
| Jan 16, 2011
Call it "The Case of the Disappearing Flights."
Recent visitors to two big websites that help travelers shop for airline tickets may have noticed a missing player: American Airlines. In a dispute over how American's flights are displayed and at what...
| Jan 12, 2011
| 11:41 AM
Chef Artaynia Westfall knows how important a good knife is. And she knows how bad a dull blade can be. “It’s frustrating!”
What about a knife made out of ceramic? The Yoshi Blade claims it won’t rust, is sharp and will stay that...
| Jan 17, 2011
| 10:19 AM
Two LaPorte County sheriff’s deputies responding to a report of a house fire wound up in a fierce struggle with a man who refused to leave the smoke-filled dwelling over a sword.
The man didn’t let go of the sword until he was Tasered, police...