| Jun 22, 2013
Dear SOS: I recently returned from a cruise to northeastern Canada and the U.S. While visiting Halifax, Nova Scotia, our tour took us to a charming Irish pub called Durty Nelly's for lunch. Several in our group ordered the seafood chowder. It was a...
| Jun 15, 2013
| 11:49 AM
The power? That blunt-force ability to lay wood to a baseball and propel it 400, 420, 450 feet? He had it even when he was a boy. Came from God, as far as he's concerned.
Harnessing it? Well, that's the work of Chris Davis' life.
| Jun 14, 2013
| 9:23 AM
Strawberry shortcake is an American classic. So it's no wonder there's a food "holiday" named after it. That's right, today is National Strawberry Shortcake Day.
Strawberry shortcakes differ with each baker, but they all have this in common: Fresh,...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 5:04 PM
Total time: 40 min.
4 pints strawberries, rinsed and hulled
1/4 cup sugar
2 cups whipping cream, whipped
Cut strawberries in half and toss with sugar. Set aside 1/2 hour.
Split each Shortcake while still warm. Spoon plenty of...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 5:04 PM
Note: New York chef Larry Forgione says that when James Beard first tasted Forgione's strawberry shortcake, the food guru pronounced: "There can be no dessert better, only fancier." After tasting Forgione's shortcake for ourselves, we had to agree....
| Jun 11, 2013
| 9:39 PM
“Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and others have greatness thrust upon them.”
—William Shakespeare, from his sonnet on shortcake
You’re skeptical? You doubt that Shakespeare would have expended his considerable...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 8:49 AM
Thursday, June 6
Petoskey No. 1 BNI will meet 7-8:30 a.m. Thursday at Petoskey United Methodist Church. Grow your business with word of mouth referrals. Visitors Welcome. For further information: http://www.bni-mi.com/mi-grand-rapids-petoskey/...
| May 23, 2013
| 5:45 AM
The Maryland State Department of Education may have to pay back up to $540,000 in federal money intended to help the state's poorest schools after a scathing audit found that Baltimore City was one of two school districts that misspent the funds, using...
| May 20, 2013
| 11:47 AM
A son, Alexander James Goldsmith, was born to Jayson and Sara Goldsmith of Boyne City at 4:41 p.m. on Thursday, May 16, 2013, at McLaren Northern Michigan in Petoskey. Alexander weighed 8 pounds, 6 ounces and was 20 1/2 inches long at birth. His...
| May 15, 2013
| 6:17 AM
You can help
If your organization needs volunteers or donated items, write Debbie McGuiness at the Petoskey News-Review, 319 State St., Petoskey, Mich., 49770, or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Because of the large number of requests, we...
| May 9, 2013
When you think of fried chicken, try to resist imagining the Colonel and try focusing on New York. As in, NY Chicken & Biscuit.
After expanding in the mid 2000s, NYCB (as it is lovingly referred) sold off its restaurant on Park Street and the flagship...