| Aug 29, 2012
| 5:06 PM
In the dark light of dusk Wednesday morning, a game warden laid out a trail of McDonald’s Happy Meal and French fries to lure the Glendale bear to a trap on a residential street just outside the Angeles National Forest.
Inside the trap, bacon and...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 1:27 PM
Having acquired a taste for dog food, baklava, meatballs and other metropolitan fare, Glendale’s bear has apparently been experiencing menu shock since being captured on Wednesday.
Concerned that the bear hasn’t been eating much from a...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 3:08 PM
Seems Glendale's biggest (literally) foodie -- the 400-pound bear dubbed "Meatball" -- is getting just as much attention these days for his preferred diet of fast food and other treats as he his for his herculean back-and-forth journeys from Angeles...
| Jul 15, 2012
| 3:50 PM
It was right at 9 a.m. Sunday when I arrived at the quiet cul-de-sac just above Foothill Boulevard where “Meatball” or “Glen Bearian” or whatever you call a 400-pound black bear who has discovered the joy of suburban garbage was...
| Dec 10, 2012
| 5:16 PM
A large black bear was spotted Sunday night digging through a trash bin in a Chevy Chase Canyon neighborhood, police said.
The bear, which residents described as between 500 and 800 pounds, was sifting through an outdoor trash bin in the 3200 block of...
| Dec 7, 2012
| 3:21 PM
The person who submitted the highest EBay bid for a package of memorabilia commemorating Glendale's most famous bear, “Meatball,” never expected to win, but when she did, she gave some of the items back.
For San Diego resident Pamela Ricci,...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 12:51 PM
The bids are in for a package of memorabilia for Glendale’s most beloved bear, “Meatball.” An EBay auction for the famous bear’s orange tracking ear tag, painted paw print and a photo sold for $2,000 on Sunday.
A spokeswoman for...
| Mar 24, 2011
| 6:33 PM
The new Giuseppe’s in Montrose hits all the right notes. The owners transformed the interior of the old DaFranco’s Italian restaurant to reflect what the Montrose community is all about — family, friends and conversation. They kept the...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 5:15 AM
Our sister publication, Maryland Family magazine, recently ran a four-week Kids' Cooking Club in which local chefs shared some of their favorite recipes that they love making — and eating — with their own kids.
Participating chefs were Gia...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 12:49 PM
You just knew that when the SyFy's channel’s epically awesome “Sharknado” went viral (killer tornados filled with sharks… Yes) that there would be a South Florida connection.
So it comes as no surprise that the bikini-ed and...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 1:05 AM
The 2013 Brown County 4-H Special Foods Contest was held Wednesday, June 19th at Simmons Middle School. Jody Brunes was the judge. The following are the results of the contest:
Peyton Johnson- Aberdeen-Purple; Trey Wright- Houghton- Blue; Sophie...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 5:06 AM
Sitting on the cool patio at Donna's at Cross Key's, enjoying a fine dinner of gazpacho, Moroccan-spiced lamb meatballs and bouillabaisse, I got to telling my friends about the old days at Donna's. These friends weren't living in Baltimore back in 1992,...