| Apr 18, 2012
| 4:59 AM
Glenna Cross, a member of the Women's Club in Hagerstown, said she learned how to cook from her mother and other family members, and from high school cooking classes. She got a lot of practice cooking for her family.
Desserts were a favorite when she...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 3:48 PM
The Big Pool Civic Organization will hold a pork and sauerkraut dinner Saturday, starting at 4 p.m. at the Big Pool Community Building. The dinner costs $7 for adults and by donation for those ages 12 and younger.
| Feb 4, 2013
| 6:23 AM
Our Test Kitchen's easy take on this old world classic Polish Hunter's Stew is sure to stick to your ribs on a chilly night. Made in a slow cooker, it can't get any easier than this!
Cooking Time: 6 hr
What You'll Need:
- 2 pounds...
| Jan 21, 2013
| 1:35 PM
Beth Sharp has a different take on a traditional sandwich.
She makes a Scrumptions Reuben Bake – only it's a casserole.
The dish includes cubed rye bread, layered in sauerkraut, corned beef and swiss cheese.
1 pound corned beef
| Jan 14, 2013
| 8:21 PM
The Washington County Girls Softball League will hold its 2013 registration for girls in grades three through eight at Dick’s Sporting Goods on Saturdays, Feb. 2, 9, 16 and 23, from noon to 5 p.m. each day.
For more information, call 301-223-...
| Dec 31, 2012
| 1:51 PM
1. 'If I can Dream' of Elvis
Kevin Booth will present two Elvis shows and a tribute to Conway Twitty from 7 to 11 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 5, at Hagerstown Elks, 11063 Robinwood Drive, east of Hagerstown. Food is available for purchase and there is a cash...
| Jan 1, 2013
| 5:28 PM
The traditional New Year’s Day dinner of pork and sauerkraut came to Franklin County, Pa., by immigrants from Lancaster, Pa., and before that by immigrants from Germany, Robert Windemuth said Tuesday.
Windemuth, a history teacher from...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 1:44 PM
It's as traditional as a glass of champagne, party hats and watching the ball drop in Times Square.
Pork and sauerkraut is the New Year's dinner of choice in western Pennsylvania, an inheritance from the Pennsylvania Dutch belief that the meal brings...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 2:06 PM
1. Top films from conservation film festival
American Conservation Film Festival will show three of the top films from the 2012 festival. “Cape Spin,” “The Last Iceman of Chimborazo” and “Bidder 70.” 7:30 p.m. Saturday,...
| Nov 18, 2012
| 2:12 PM
Just like many peoples’ family Thanksgiving gatherings, there was good food, laughter and some good-natured ribbing during the Williamsport Moose Lodge’s fourth annual community Thanksgiving meal on Sunday.
Graham Blair, 16, ate a piece of...
| Nov 23, 2012
| 1:05 AM
For the first year in five, the lovely Catherine and I will not be driving a sack of sweet potatoes, a cooler with a thawing turkey buried under dozens of adult beverages and a jar of sauerkraut to Washington, D.C. for Thanksgiving with The Heirs....