| Jun 29, 2011
| 8:19 PM
Have you noticed anything different at the grocery store? Big, over-the-top, super-sized foods? In one trip we found giant marshmallows. So big, you need only one per cup of hot cocoa. Some snack crackers have doubled in size. These food products...
| Mar 10, 2011
| 3:42 PM
Ten-year-old Jacob Muchnick can't wait to fulfill his dream of watching his favorite English Premier League soccer star Carlos Tevez play at the Manchester City stadium and then stopping by for autographs after the game.
His 12-year old brother Justin...
| Aug 5, 2011
| 2:27 PM
A cavernous corner of a shopping mall is probably one of the last spots in which you'd look for creative confections, but it's all happening next to a wacky sock shop on the third floor of the Glendale Galleria. Xooro recently opened its second Los...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 6:18 PM
A steady rain began falling Monday night as city officials prepared to light a 25-foot blue spruce tree in Hagerstown’s Public Square.
A crowd of people showed up despite the chilly weather, and umbrellas bobbed back and forth as people took...
| Nov 23, 2011
| 8:03 AM
From the very beginning, organizers of Charlevoix's Flurry Fest knew they were on to something.
The event, which all started five years ago in an attempt to get people downtown to kickoff the holiday season, has turned into a showcase of community...
| Dec 1, 2011
| 4:28 PM
"Ten, nine, eight, seven, six, five, four, three, two, one!" the children chanted.
Then Mayor Toni Iseman pulled the switch on 11,500 bulbs that lighted up the 55-foot white fir tree, the centerpiece of the second Holiday Open House at Montage Laguna...
| Sep 29, 2011
Much like the metal that comes from deep within Chile's mines, the national spice also has a copper hue. Within the last few years, merkén, made from ground smoked chiles, has moved from being solely a local curiosity to a tabletop mainstay in Chile and...
| Oct 3, 2011
| 6:44 AM
By Melissa Tewes
Special to The Herald-Mail
Is it possible that snacking on chocolate could be good for you?
Recent studies regarding the potential health benefits of chocolate may suggest so.
Chocolate might not just be for curing a sweet tooth...
| Dec 7, 2009
| 4:32 PM
It's cold and wet and dreary. And everyone is walking around wishing for a bowlful or a mug-ful of something warm. But no one wants to walk outside to to get it. Check out this L.A. Times Test Kitchen recipe......
| Mar 30, 2009
So it's almost April but that doesn't mean to put away the warm drinks!! Here's an offer for 4 packets of hot chocolate from Malcolm's...and you get to choose the 4 you want!
| Feb 19, 2009
I have ventured to the mountaintop.
It smelled of grilled cheese.
This pinnacle, as glorious as the gods of processed foods could conceive, goes by a less-than-glorious name: the Kraft Research & Development headquarters. Even so, mere mortals are not...
| Sep 28, 2009
| 1:34 PM
Finally, it is starting to feel like football season! I wore my jacket for the first time this past Friday, and always look forward to crisp, cool air and October high school football.
Some of my best memories watching games at Bengal Memorial Stadium...