| May 11, 2012
| 12:31 PM
Everyone knows that Langer's serves the best pastrami sandwich in town. Guidebooks say so. National magazines say so. The subway disgorges so many Langer's-bound fressers that it has sometimes been called the Pastrami Express. Many of us think Langer's...
| May 15, 2012
| 6:29 AM
Boo Williams Summer League's 17-under boys team finished the third of four Nike Elite Youth Basketball League sessions with a 7-7 record.
But getting to the break-even point, the minimum record for advancing to Nike's final summer tournament, the Peach...
| May 15, 2012
| 10:36 AM
A daughter, Kenzie Sunshine Paul, was born to Sam Ostwald and Kevin Paul of Levering at 6:17 a.m. May 10, 2012, at McLaren -- Northern Michigan in Petoskey. Kenzie weighed 6 pounds, 10.2 ounces and was 19 3/4 inches long at birth. Grandparents are...
| May 16, 2012
| 1:11 PM
Mario Batali is not living well on $31 a week for food, not well at all.
"I'm f****** starving" the celebrity chef and television host told the Associated Press. Batali and his family are trimming their weekly food budget to protest possible...
| May 22, 2012
Q: I got a bunch of dried organic lavender flowers from a local co-op. I have always wanted to cook with lavender but my first attempt to infuse the flavors into a tart was a disappointment. Do you have a suggestion?
—Andrew Maselli, Chicago
| Jun 2, 2012
Berries are perhaps the most fragile of summer’s pleasures--plan now for berries throughout the season! Fortunately, they are also very easy to grow, needing nothing more than, at most, annual pruning. The 2012 Old Farmer’s Almanac All-Seasons...
| May 30, 2012
| 5:14 AM
The strawberries you find at area you-pick farms and farmers' markets bear no resemblance to that waxy fruit from the mega mart. They are smaller, uglier, and richer in color and flavor. They taste like a strawberry should taste. They are best if eaten...
| May 28, 2012
| 6:47 PM
Thanks to a 72-63 victory over Baltimore Elite on Monday, the Boo Williams Summer League team swept all six games during the final weekend of Nike's Elite Youth Basketball League.
The six victories gave Boo's team a 13-7 record for the 20-game, four-...
| May 29, 2012
| 9:40 AM
Nike confirmed Monday that the Boo Williams Summer League team did qualify for the Peach Jam season-ending tournament.
Boo's team went 6-0 in the Nike Elite Youth Basketball League last weekend to finish with a 13-7 record.
And because BWSL defeated the...
| Aug 24, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Edmunds County 4-H Members displayed their 2012 projects and animals at the 4-H Achievement Days held August 1-3 in Ipswich. Crowned 4-H royalty was Queen Kayla Perrion, daughter of Doug and Janice Perrion of Ipswich and King Austin Weisser, son of Rick...
| Aug 25, 2012
| 8:36 AM
Chicken Sandwich with Warm Bacon Fig Jam
By Chef Jeff Bland, Division Chef, US Foods, Roanoke Division.
4 Sandwich Rolls or Buns
4 Chicken Breasts, 4 Ounces each, grilled
4 Slices of Cheddar Cheese
4 Slices Fresh Apple, grilled or...