February 15, 2013 |
Have you heard the buzz of excited beer fans or seen mention of a mythical beer of white-whale proportions? It's time for Pliny the Younger -- considered one of the best beers in the world -- to make its annual appearance at the better craft beer destinations in the Southland. What about the beer compels people to line up for hours, or purchase raffle tickets , just for a chance to taste it? Pliny the Younger, brewed in Santa Rosa at Russian River Brewing Co., is not to be confused with Russian River's more-common Pliny the Elder.
November 1, 1987
Home magazine says 84% of U. S. married couples will be homeowners by the turn of the century.
October 31, 1993 |
Last year, homeowners spent $103.4 billion on residential projects, according to Home Center magazine.
HOME & GARDEN
April 24, 1993 |
Antique picture frames are highly valued collectibles in Europe, where they are often displayed, without canvases, as art in their own right. Such is not the case in the United States. According to Traditional Home magazine, many galleries and even some museums--until recently--routinely discarded old frames, considering them out of style or not worth restoring. Even today, savvy frame collectors are rare, and old frames are often ignored.
October 3, 1993
Most home improvement projects are undertaken within two years of purchase or shortly before the sale of a home, according to Home Center magazine.
September 26, 1993 |
Last year homeowners spent more than $45 billion on maintenance and home repairs, according to Home Center magazine.
June 9, 1985
Our interest in Home magazine had gradually descended to zero. Then all of a sudden--today, April 28, we have a fascinating knock-out edition covering all bases. What goes? Please keep it up. Earle C. Voorhies South Pasadena
December 11, 2012 |
Shauna Cruz of Vallejo, Calif., was one of the 10 winners of our first Los Angeles Times Holiday Cookie Bake-Off with these peppermint pinwheels: "Four years ago, my roommates and I started the 'Annual Christmas Cookie Sweatshop' party for our friends and family, and I make over 1,000 cookies for them to eat and decorate [Hence the 'sweatshop']. Every year, there is high demand for the peppermint pinwheels!" These festive cookies are one of the favorite holiday cookie recipes we've collected in our updated "Los Angeles Times Holiday Cookies" e-book.