| Feb 21, 2013
| 3:05 PM
Hip-hop and food are not strangers to each other--in fact the opulence and eccentricities of rap music has often lended itself well to cuisine. From Common's classic single, "The Food," to Kanye's classic snark, "What she order?/Fish filet," Chicago...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 2:12 PM
At one point in "From Doo Wop to Hip Hop," a Black Ensemble show that just tickled me pink, one of the characters says something along these lines: "We're not the same color. But we're all brothers. The proof is in the music." That's pretty much the...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 12:25 PM
The Somerset County Maple Producers annual tree tapping ceremony 2 p.m. Feb. 23 at the Baer Brothers Maple Camp. Queen Maple LXI Hannah Taylor and this year’s maple princesses, Maple King Matthew Emerick will officially tap the maple...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 3:01 PM
Items for Where to Go must be submitted by noon Wednesday to be listed in Thursday’s section. Send to email@example.com and designate Where to Go in the subject line. The entire Where to Go column is on the Daily American Home and Family page...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 1:49 PM
5000 Meter Classic
The Johnstown Christian School 30th annual 5000 Meter Classic at 9 a.m. May 11 at the school on soap Hollow Road, south of Johnstown off Route 403 at Tire Hill. Trophies, medals, ribbons awarded. Registration begins at 8 a.m. at the...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 1:02 PM
Rap videos can be tricky to understand as an art form. If you aren't in tune with the culture, you might just dismiss them all as a cavalcade of ginormous butts, bottles, cars and one tough guy in the back row counting a large wad of money. (People in...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 12:21 PM
The Somerset Historical Center, in cooperation with the Somerset County Maple Producers Association, school for maple sugaring from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Feb. 7. The class is open to any individual, student, or adult interested in the...
| Feb 17, 2013
Shortly after her move from New Hampshire to Newtown in 1998, Nancy Lanza had good news about her troubled son.
"Adam is doing well here, and seems to be enjoying the new school," Lanza wrote to a friend back in Kingston, N.H., in a Feb. 9, 1999, email....
| Jan 21, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Like many Chicagoans, Candace Polk's day begins around 8 a.m. when she takes her daughter to school, then continues at work with continuous emails, phone calls and meetings.
Unlike most Chicagoans, however, some of Polk's meetings are with local...
| Jan 23, 2013
| 11:48 AM
St. Francis concert
The Gospel Choir of Westminster College will be singing at St. Francis-in-the-Fields Episcopal Church, Husband Road, Somerset at 4 p.m. Jan. 27. A spaghetti dinner will follow the concert. Call 814-445-7149 for dinner reservations. A...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 3:33 PM
As a young boy, when Wyland saw the Pacific Ocean for the first time, he felt something shift within him.
Moments later, two gray whales peeked out from the surface of the water.
A lifelong connection was formed.
"I saw two gray whales spouting...