| Oct 19, 2012
Reviewing a restaurant doesn't just involve tasting food. It's watching the staff interact with customers. It's seeing how a server handles getting in the weeds. And it's checking to see if prices are right for the venue.
At Order Up Cafe in...
| May 2, 2012
| 8:37 AM
Your family may be the stay-at-home-on-the-holidays type. If that's the case, you might think breakfast in bed is just the thing to honor Mom on her day. But this year, why not ask her opinion? It's entirely possible that the female parental unit in...
| May 5, 2012
Scones are one of the basic pleasures in life. Like biscuits with a touch of added sweetness, the best scones are delicate and light yet somehow wonderfully rich, each bite suggesting bits of butter that have all but disappeared, leaving behind tender,...
| May 6, 2012
| 8:42 AM
NEW YORK (AP) — Russians prefer their Lay's potato chips dusted in caviar and crab flavors. The Chinese like their Oreos stuffed with mango and orange cream. And in Spain, Kellogg's All-Bran cereal is served floating in hot coffee instead of cold...
| May 17, 2012
| 6:45 AM
A son, Finn Michael Plichta, was born to Kevin and Ashley Plichta of Petoskey at 12:06 p.m. May 6, 2012, at McLaren -- Northern Michigan in Petoskey. Finn weighed 7 pounds, .2 ounce and was 19 1/2 inches long at birth. He has two sisters, Dezi...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 12:15 PM
Mt. Calvary Lutheran Church in Lavansville Election Day Soup & Bake Sale. All proceeds will go to the Somerset County Mobile Food Bank.
The Meyersdale VFD Ladies Auxiliary hot roast beef sandwich lunches from 11 a.m. until 1 p....
| Nov 7, 2012
| 4:58 AM
This report of a theft sounds a little half-baked.
A 75-year-old Hobe Sound woman told deputies she was missing some dough -- $1,090 -- which she had hidden in an aluminum foil-wrapped bank envelope that was sandwiched between cookie sheets with old...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 5:52 AM
Our troupe of chefs enter the kitchen still reeling over the Grand Canyon field trip. “What a filling!” says Thierry. Or maybe that was “feeling”. Tricky French accent.
He also reveals he’s feeling much more competitive...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 6:51 AM
Isaac came and South Florida survived, but the winds and rains did dampen the whole weekend, pun intended. To make up for lost time you may have spent indoors, watching your trees sway, here are this week's best rock shows. That they fall mostly on Friday...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 3:02 PM
The dinner hour, Bryan Voltaggio has said, was the most important time of the day in his family's home. His new restaurant, Family Meal, which opened in June along an industrial stretch of Frederick, is intended as a venue for family dining. It's best...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 12:46 PM
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Abigail's American Bistro
493 Roger Williams Ave., Highland Park, 847-849-1009
Abigail's surrounds diners with a sophisticated setting of soothing earth tones with splashes of color and a menu of...