| Jan 18, 2013
| 8:17 AM
This weekend, the elements of fire and ice will combine to steal the spotlight at the Ice and Spice Festival in Bay Harbor.
The festival takes place Friday and Saturday, Jan. 18-19, in the Village at Bay Harbor.
Michelle Denise, marketing director of...
| Jan 23, 2013
| 3:55 PM
He was just here, but now he's back: Luke Bryan, who performed in South Florida earlier this month, will headline the 28th annual 99.9 Kiss Country Chili Cookoff Sunday at C.B. Smith Park in Pembroke Pines.
Bryan highlighted the Bud Light Championship...
| Jan 25, 2013
The Maugansville Volunteer Fire Department holds bingo every Thursday at the firehall, which is at 13730 Maugansville Road.
Doors open at 5:30 p.m., early birds start 6:30 p.m. and regular games begin at 7 p.m.
Junior packages cost $23 and include...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 1:47 PM
By Kirk Swauger
Our Town Editor
Its a delicious and easy warm meal for a cold winter evening.
Shawnda Major of Mineral Point makes baked Italian ziti, with Italian sausage, penne pasta or rigatoni, and just the right blend of spices.
| Jan 17, 2013
| 11:56 AM
Stand-up comedian Jeff Dunham has carved a career out of ventriloquism with popular puppets like Walter, Peanut and Achmed the terrorist. Dunham has appeared on Comedy Central Presents and specials titled "Spark of Insanity" and...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 3:25 PM
East Coast Dog
126 Ann Uccello St., Hartford, (855) 486-5399, eastcoastdog.net
Sometimes a hot dog is not just a hot dog. Sometimes it's, like, way more than a hot dog. The dogs at East Coast Dog have the potential to be those kinds of uber-dogs,...
| Jan 30, 2013
There's nothing more traditional than serving a big pot of chili when a bunch of friends come over to watch a big game like the Super Bowl. Sometimes, though, I like to try something different. Last year I surprised my husband and friends with meatball...
| Jan 30, 2013
The big question for some of us on Super Bowl Sunday isn't who will win or which pricey TV commercial scores big with viewers. We want to know what there is to eat — and there better not be any fumbles.
Here are three food strategies to help you...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 1:05 AM
I left cans of food in my garage after grocery shopping and they froze. Can I eat the food?
My frozen meat looks a little grayish. Is it safe to eat?
I partially defrosted some meat for dinner, but we have a family emergency and are leaving town....
| Jan 6, 2013
| 12:22 AM
For the second year in a row, the members of the Aberdeen Central Show Choir will present a chili and soup cook-off Friday in the Central Commons area.
The chili and soup cook-off runs from 6 to 7:30 p.m. The public is invited to join in the chili...
| Dec 17, 2012
| 1:34 PM
1 pound ground beef
1 onion, finely chopped
1 chopped pepper
1/8 tsp. garlic powder
1/2 tsp. crushed red pepper
2 T chili powder
1 1/2 tsp. salt
1 tsp. pepper
1 16-ounce can tomatoes
1 16-ounce can kidney beans,...