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  • It's a Wrap: 'Sunday Night Football,' 'Big Bang Theory' and 'NCIS' Top Season Rankings

    It used to be that when Nielsen issued the final program rankings on the day after the season ended, the ratings book was closed. But as DVRs play an increasingly larger role in how Americans watch their favorite shows, you have to wait a few weeks after...
  • School for the Deaf kindergartners show 'signs' of success

    Congratulations to all 2013 graduates but special congratulations go out to Marshall Taylor and his fellow graduates who recently celebrated their promotion to the first grade at Maryland School for the Deaf (MSD) Columbia Campus. Marshall who lives in...
  • America is more than baseball and apple pie

    America is more than baseball and apple pie
    Bob Ehrlich's recent column claiming that multiculturalism destroys democracy takes a very Eurocentric view of America ("Multiculturalism is the enemy of democracy," June 2). It selectively glosses over some of the ugly things our nation has done on its...
  • A slice of life: Celebration's American Pie Festival

    A slice of life: Celebration's American Pie Festival
    The world may love pie in all its many forms, but for one weekend Central Florida is ground zero for great things cradled in a circle of flaky pastry. The Great American Pie Festival returns for the 12th year to Celebration, bringing thousands of bakers...
  • CareFirst sticker shock

    CareFirst sticker shock
    The Obamacare critics were no doubt gleeful this week when CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield proposed average rate increases of 25 percent for its individual HMO customers next year, when it will be required to follow the requirements of the Patient...
  • Recipe: Mini double-crust apple pies

    Recipe: Mini double-crust apple pies
      Total time: 1½ hours, plus cooling time for the pies Servings: 12 Note: To rehydrate the raisins, place them in a small saucepan and cover with rum, another liqueur or juice, and warm over gentle heat until the raisins are softened and plump....
  • Recipe: Tarte Tatin

    Recipe: <i>Tarte Tatin</i>
      Total time: 1½ hours, plus chilling and cooling times Servings: Makes 1 (9-inch) tart Note: Investigate the heirloom apples at the farmers market, asking the farmer's advice about baking apples. Golden Delicious is a classic apple for this tart,...
  • Across the Table: In Paris, falling in love with tarte Tatin

    Across the Table: In Paris, falling in love with <i>tarte Tatin</i>
    When I was in my 20s, studying wine and living on very little money in Paris, I couldn't afford to eat in real restaurants very often. But I'd stop at a favorite wine bar a couple of times a week. It always seemed to be cold weather, and the chill crept...
  • Recipe: Apple borsellini

    Recipe: Apple <i>borsellini</i>
    Apple borsellini Total time: 2 hours, 15 minutes, plus macerating and cooling times Servings: 12 Note: Kitchen string is required for this recipe. 4 pounds tart apples, such as Granny Smith, peeled, cored and cut into ¾-inch cubes 1 cup granulated...
  • Farmers Markets: The Produce Project repackages the bounty

    Farmers Markets: The Produce Project repackages the bounty
    While farmers markets have proliferated in recent years, demand for fresh, local, seasonal produce has increased even faster. Several types of entrepreneurs have arisen to satisfy this demand, including specialty produce distributors, shopping services...
  • Recipe: Haroset, apple and matzo kugel

    Recipe: <i>Haroset</i>, apple and matzo kugel
      Total time: 1 hour, 10 minutes Servings: 6 Note: Silan, which is sometimes labeled date syrup or date molasses, can be purchased at kosher or Middle Eastern markets. 3 matzos 1 cup water 1/4 cup plus 2 tablespoons (3 ounces) butter or...