Lisa Lillien has found consumers are starving for information on great-tasting, low-calorie food. By providing the skinny on guilt-free eating, the 45-year-old entrepreneur has transformed her popular Hungry Girl brand into a lucrative financial empire.
A dispute over whether a new book reveals national security secrets about the war in Afghanistan has created a publicity bonanza for the book and opened a new chapter in the long-running Washington saga of what should be kept confidential.
The localness of what we did down at the paper defined everything. Even as a kid brand-new to the staff and brand-new to the newspaper business, hired to work during summer vacations, I could tell that.
Whether you're on a summer business trip or stealing a little time for a weekend getaway, chances are you'll be spending more than a few hours flying this season. And what better time to get in some good reading?