| Jun 18, 2012
| 3:39 PM
I can't imagine how a cupcake could be the least bit healthy.Especially if it actually tastes good.But television talk show host Dr. Oz seems to think so. He likes this recipe for vanilla cupcakes with a raspberry filling and rich chocoloate topping. He...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 3:28 PM
For years, the recipe for Junior's Original Cheesecake was a treasured secret of the Rosen family, which first made these treats at their Brooklyn restaurant in the 1960s.
Now they're prime desserts at other Junior's locations including in Times Square...
| Jun 30, 2012
Dear SOS: I recently moved from San Luis Obispo to Denver. I miss the berry bars at House of Bread in San Luis; they were my favorite breakfast after a run or before class, and they were even my last meal before commencing the 18-hour drive from SLO to...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 8:39 PM
How tough is the Nike Elite Youth Basketball League? Tough enough so that the Boo Williams Summer League team, which has three players ranked among the top 25 recruits in the Class of 2013, finished with a 1-3 record last weekend in the first set of games...
| Apr 28, 2012
| 1:48 PM
The game started well. Boo Williams Summer League team hit the first basket against Mokan Elite Saturday night.
But Mokan immediately made a 3-pointer, led the rest of the way and beat the BWSL team 65-55 at the Sportsplex.
Boo's team wasn't blown out...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 12:57 PM
You see jam; Geoffrey Pullum sees syntax.
Professor Pullum is teaching at Brown this year, and heading off to the store to buy some organic preserves, he picked up a jar of Nature's Promise Organic Raspberry Fruit Spread.
Then he discovered that the...
| Sep 14, 2012
It's peanut butter jelly time! Oh wait, hold the knife and whatever you do DON'T eat a PBJ sandwich. Why you ask? Because didn't you know, peanut butter and jelly sandwiches are RACIST? How many of you are unpacking your kids' school lunches as we speak?...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 9:53 PM
Pears are one of the signature fruits of autumn, and a nice change of pace from summer’s delicate fruits and berries.
Though there are thousands of varieties, Bartletts are the best known. They’re recognized by their shapely bottoms and...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 3:05 PM
Dozens of companies are in town pushing their products at the National Products East Expo at the Baltimore Convention Center.
I took a strolll around the humongous showroom floor checking out the latest in natural foods, body products and households...
| Sep 22, 2012
| 9:56 PM
Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Aberdeen will have its Congregational Bazaar and Fundraiser from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday.
The theme of the event is "homemade in Aberdeen, USA." The church is at 1620 Milwaukee Ave. N.E.
Breakfast, which begins at 9 a.m....
| Sep 27, 2012
| 3:32 PM
What’s in a bean? For Jelly Belly, it is more than just roughly 100 all-natural flavors. It’s jobs. It’s history. It’s family.
The company is the brainchild of Gustav Goelitz. He emigrated from Germany to the United States in...