| May 28, 2012
| 8:39 AM
Taste of Home
You don't need special equipment to make a pastry bag to pipe the meringue cookies. Diane will demo using a gallon zip-lock bag.
If storing the cookies they are best stored in a Tupperware like container with a tight...
| Oct 7, 2012
| 4:31 PM
The timing of Connecticut Restaurant Week couldn't be better for Stephen Rosini, owner of the Black Rose Tavern in Newington.
His 200-seat venue in the middle of town had a "soft opening" for a few weeks, then a grand opening two weeks ago. Now it's part...
| Oct 26, 2012
St. Mary of the Mills' Christmas bazaar is Saturday, Nov. 3, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., at 114 St. Mary's Place. Shop at Granny's Attic from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Highlights include Kelley's Jellies and home-baked goods table. Enter a raffle or auction or...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 5:34 AM
Two guys walk into a bar. Sounds like the start of a cheesy joke, right?
Not when the two guys are Dan Bazis and Kevin Pyles, who bellied up to the bar at Union Jacks in Columbia last winter to discuss one of those existential questions men on bar stools...
| Oct 31, 2012
To purchase a copy of the book:
In a tall glass with ice, add:
1 1/2 ounces Southern Comfort
4 ounces orange juice
Drizzle of Grenadine
Add a black straw for sipping.
Southern Scream Alcohol-Free
| Apr 30, 2012
| 8:47 AM
Live music will be part of the draw of the Blueberry Jam outdoor festival set to take place in June on a blueberry farm near Wakefield. Bobby "BlackHat" Walters, Susan Greenbaum and Galaxy Dynamite are set to perform.
According to a poster for the event,...
| May 2, 2012
| 4:41 PM
The Boo Williams Summer League's 16-under elite girls basketball team heads for Dallas this weekend for the Top 16 Elite Invitational.
BWSL will play four games against teams from Texas, Oklahoma and Arkansas.
Boo's team was idle last weekend. The...
| May 8, 2012
| 5:22 PM
Welcome to the real-life version of Candy Land.
Over here sits a giant chocolate replica of the Bean, decorated with colorful jelly beans in the shape of the Chicago skyline. Over there, sour gummy worms. There's licorice in one corner, and rich...
| May 10, 2012
| 9:12 AM
The Boo Williams Summer League boys 17-under team will play its third set of games in the Nike Elite Youth Basketball League this weekend.
Williams' team will play five games, one Friday, two Saturday and two more Sunday. Games will be played at the...
| 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 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...