| Oct 8, 2013
Q: My son's request for a birthday cake each year is a yellow box mix with canned frosting. I would prefer to make something from scratch to celebrate his birthday this year. Do you have any a good yellow buttermilk cake recipes with a tasty chocolate...
| Oct 11, 2013
WEEKEND TV HIGHLIGHTS
|| NASCAR || Sprint Cup: Bank of America 500 || 2, 77:30 ||
|| MLB || NLCS, Gm. 2: Dodgers@St. Louis || TBS4 ||
|| ALCS, Gm. 1: Detroit@Boston || 45, 57:30 ||
|| NBA pre. || Chicago vs. Washington || NBA5 ||...
| Oct 16, 2013
Pierre Franey was one of the best and best-known chefs of the 20th century, with a reach extending from the haute kitchens of New York's Le Pavillon, arguably the greatest restaurant of its time, to the fare turned out across the U.S. at the local...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 1:19 PM
If folks showed up to see best selling authors the way they do best selling pop stars,R.J. Julia would need a stadium and not a small house-sized space in a suburb.
It's the fall books season, and R.J. Julia, the well-run and neat-as-a-pin independent...
| Dec 15, 2012
| 2:27 AM
Brandy Parker will hug her young children a little tighter today.
The young South Bend mother stood outside of Madison Primary Center Friday afternoon waiting for her second-grader as news of the horrors from a Connecticut elementary school poured out....
| Feb 13, 2013
| 3:02 PM
Andrew Hassl had just arrived home from work early Tuesday morning and was hanging out with his roommates on a residential street near the University of Maryland's College Park campus when they heard shots outside.
As the roommates went to turn off...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 12:20 PM
Let's see some live music on the super-cheap this week:
Entrain: Aug. 2, 6 p.m. Madison Beach Hotel, 94 W. Wharf Rd., Madison, (203) 245-1404, madisonbeachhotel.com.
Naughty By Nature: Aug. 3, 8 p.m. Mohegan Sun Wolf Den, 1 Mohegan Sun Blvd.,...
| Aug 6, 2012
| 3:31 PM
William Boulton "Bo" Kelly Jr., a Baltimore architect, preservationist and civic leader who founded Baltimore Heritage and helped establish the Baltimore's Commission for Historical & Architectural Preservation, died Wednesday at Gilchrist Hospice in...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 8:20 AM
These exhibits' days are numbered:
Joan Poarch: through Aug. 15, Gallery of Fine Art at Venetucci Home, 433 Boston Post Rd., Westbrook, (860) 388-7826.
Along the Shore: through Aug. 12, Susan Powell Fine Art, 679 Boston Post Rd., Madison, (203) 318-...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 1:00 PM
Navigator Stan Honey led what was then the fastest nonstop circumnavigation of the world under sail — "48 days and a few hours" in 2010.
Sailmaker Mark Reynolds won three Olympic medals, two gold and one silver, and is a two-time Star World...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 12:30 PM
A heaven-sent appetizer is endowed with a creation story, one that bestows a halo of mystique on an otherwise terrestrial snack. The first trope is the waste-not-want-not parable, also known as highly intelligent design, in which a creative chef finds a...