| Jun 26, 2013
| 4:36 AM
Nothing says summer like a fresh salad served al fresco.
Pack your picnic basket with a bottle of wine, a fresh baguette and one of these summery salads, favorites of local chefs. From a simple concoction of crab and cantaloupe to an intriguing mix of...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 6:05 AM
Just week 2 into our CSA challenge, and I had a mid-week meltdown.
Someone in my empty-nest, two-person household sent me a text saying he was picking up dinner. "Don't get any vegetables!" I texted back, anxious about the eight different kinds of...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 10:02 AM
LC Ambulance Board special meeting
The Lincoln County Ambulance Board will hold a special called meeting Monday, June 24 at 7 p.m. at the Lincoln County Courthouse.
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| Jun 17, 2013
| 1:24 PM
Gia Daniella learned to cook from her mother, Giovanna Blattermann, a first-generation American who moved from Sicily to Baltimore's Little Italy as a girl. Today, Gia passes along that knowledge to her children in the kitchen of Café Gia, the Little...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 8:07 AM
Upcoming Public Government Meetings
- Lincoln County Board of Education: 6:30 p.m. June 13 at the Board of Education office
- Lincoln County Fiscal Court: 9 a.m. June 11 and June 25 at the Lincoln County Courthouse
- Crab Orchard City Commission: 6 p....
| Jun 12, 2013
I haven't been fishing with my dad since early high school. Yet every single time I cook or order fish, I think of my father. Reason being that fish and fishing always take center stage in his favorite stories. Overturned canoes, rainbow trout the size of...
| May 29, 2013
Want to reduce calories before the summer bathing suit season but still enjoy foods that satisfy hunger and please your taste buds?
Eat your salad first, as the main dish, filling up on the lower-calorie, healthier-for-you vegetables before you're...
| May 25, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Online food purveyor New York Mouth is now simply Mouth. The Brooklyn-based company, which sells local goods from indie food makers located across New York's five boroughs, has recently expanded its online shopping platform to also include handmade,...
| May 24, 2013
| 1:05 AM
FARGO, N.D. - After attending a conference with a session about spices, I was inspired to do an inventory of the spices in my kitchen cabinet. I needed to find recipes to enjoy the underutilized bottles.
As we arranged the spices, I recalled a...
| May 21, 2013
Thyme is keen on duress. It grows in clay or sand. It tolerates drought, tight quarters and getting trampled.
Some gardeners maintain it likes getting trampled.
Which might explain, in a twisted way, thyme's reputation as courageous. Once, the soldier...
| May 19, 2013
You loved a lime-sparked gin cocktail perfumed with lavender that refreshed you in New York, and the lemon, mint and verbena mocktail that cooled you in Miami.
Now you've decided to play with herbs and cocktails at home. Which is brilliant if you grow...