El Monte city officials got more bad press this past weekend for firing 14 fun-lovin' lifeguards from their posts at the local Aquatic Center than for any other scandal in the city's history -- including, debatably, that time ex-City Manager James Mussenden got caught trolling for hookers along Holt ... More >>
Enough with the America pride. After the closing ceremony for the London Olympics last night, in which the winning U.S. flag was carried by USC shooting victim and Olympic medalist Bryshon Nellum, we've got an intense case of L.A. pride.
Los Angeles was, indisputably, the ultimate-grand-supreme win ... More >>
No culinary fragrance can compete with that of freshly baked bread. You can be comforted, exalted, seduced, relieved, or stimulated by nutty yeast tones gently wafting toward you. Or maybe you're just hungry. The Coupe du Monde de la Boulangerie, or World Baking Cup, is an event that will make every ... More >>
Yes, finally, all you food people on Twitter have what is perhaps your ultimate validation, at least until Ferran AdriĆ starts tweeting recipes in Spanish haikus. Thomas Keller has joined Twitter. His first tweet -- @Chef_Keller; go look it up -- went out this afternoon. According to his PR firm, " ... More >>