| Aug 11, 2012
| 9:11 PM
Some say bookstores are on the brink of extinction, along with video and music stores, as consumers migrate to the digital world.
Sure, there's plenty of evidence along those lines, now that mega-bookstore chains Borders and Waldenbooks are history....
| Aug 19, 2012
Baby hipsters and BFFs Kaylee Vega and Madi Spadaro, both 13 and from Redondo Beach, are navigating the South Bay Galleria in Torrance with shark-like aggression. They've been saving pocket money all summer, and now, just weeks before school starts at the...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 9:49 AM
Bake sales are wonderful fundraisers for causes close to our hearts, and these melt-in-your-mouth ribbon-shaped Pink Ribbon Cookies were created especially with Breast Cancer Awareness events in mind. Even if you aren't having a bake sale, these sugar...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 2:08 PM
Part of the enjoyment of the holiday season involves spending time in the kitchen whipping up delicious treats. Particularly for young children, baking sugar cookies with Mom or Dad and then decorating the creations can be a festive way to spend a day....
| Sep 25, 2012
Q: I am originally from the Southwest side of the city. I grew up on a Canasta cake made by Weber's Bakery on Archer Avenue. I live retired in Phoenix now and I can find nothing like it here. When I fly back from the city, I stop there and bring one...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 10:34 AM
They say "everything in Texas is bigger than life," and that goes for our easy recipe for Texas Sheet Cake! This crowd-sized sheet cake will delight chocolate lovers, and definitely take the cake!
Cooking Time: 30 min
| May 31, 2012
| 9:22 AM
Karen Tack and Alan Richardson
To purchase a copy of the book:
Cupcakes, Cookies and Pie, Oh My!
Demo & Signing
The Bookstall at Chestnut Court
811 Elm Street
Quick Sugar Cookie Dough
Makes 16-20 3 inch...
| May 28, 2012
| 9:05 AM
739 North Clark Street
To read more about the restaurant:
Yield: 24 lollipops
8 oz cream cheese, cool
1/3 cup and 2 Tbs granulated sugar
pinch of salt...
| May 28, 2012
| 9:05 AM
Toni Patisserie and Cafe
65 E Washington
King cakes available through February 21
To read more about the cafe:
This traditional Mardi Gras cake makes (1 ) 9 inch Kings cake to serve 8 to 10...
| Apr 24, 2012
| 2:41 PM
People love cupcakes, so it shouldn't have been a surprise that this year's Herald-Mail Cupcake Contest exceeded the contest's splashy debut last year.
But with 32 entries and a rainbow of decorations, colors and flavors, judges spent a challenging two...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 12:14 PM
Aberdeen's recent airport problems have given the city $1 million worth of bad publicity over the last seven days, Northern State University President Jim Smith said.
When Mayor Mike Levsen invited Smith to talk during the State of the City address,...
| Jan 8, 2013
| 9:51 PM
In the fall of 2011, local cookbook author Judith Fertig took on an ambitious assignment: Write a book of cinnamon roll recipes in 60 days.
Fertig loves cinnamon rolls, and she’s authored more than 20 cookbooks on everything from bread to...