Salads, braises and more great recipes for fennel, now in season

What’s in season: Normally in season during the cold winter months, fennel is known for its bright, licorice-like notes. The vegetable, which can be found through early spring, is incredibly versatile. Wild fennel, which can be found growing throughout Southern California, is perfect for harvesting… from latimes.com – Los Angeles Times http://www.latimes.com/la-fo-farmers-market-report-fennel-recipes-20171208-story.html Advertisements

San Francisco remembers Mayor Ed Lee in day of memorials

Mourners are expected to stream through San Francisco’s City Hall on Friday to pay their respects to former Mayor Ed Lee, whose body will lie in repose in the building’s rotunda. Lee, 65, was San Francisco’s first Asian American mayor and presided over the city for nearly seven years as it climbed… from latimes.com –… Continue reading San Francisco remembers Mayor Ed Lee in day of memorials

It was a bumpy start for kicker Travis Coons, but he seems to have found his home with the Chargers

Travis Coons’ tenure with the Chargers started with a clang, not a bang, which is not what you want when you’re an NFL kicker. The third kicker employed by the team this season, following the ineffective Younghoe Koo and the injured Nick Novak, Coons lined up for his first kick, a seemingly routine… from latimes.com… Continue reading It was a bumpy start for kicker Travis Coons, but he seems to have found his home with the Chargers

Man kidnapped, robbed after arranging an online sale of merchandise, authorities say

A man in his 40s was kidnapped and robbed just outside of Arcadia where he went to conduct a sales transaction he arranged online, authorities said Friday. Three armed men in a black SUV are being sought for the robbery, which occurred around 9:30 p.m. Thursday in the 9600 block of Naomi Avenue,… from latimes.com… Continue reading Man kidnapped, robbed after arranging an online sale of merchandise, authorities say