| Aug 24, 2012
| 4:04 PM
Wine, Women & Mark
Most of our current members have been with the club since the beginning, a little more than seven years ago. We have one faithful male member, hence the title of our book club. We are in Darien.
We meet once a month at a member's...
| Sep 14, 2012
Dear Amy: Recently my boyfriend moved to a town a couple of hours away to attend college, while I'm left in our hometown to complete my senior year of high school. We're planning on trying out a long-distance relationship for now.
I was supposed to...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 10:30 AM
First published on Nov. 27, 2011. Revised and expanded in early 2012.
It's 1922, and nothing much is up in Pasadena. Not among the orange groves, not along the leafy streets. Just as the little old ladies like it.
But wait. Down in the Arroyo Seco, a...
| Jun 20, 2012
Julia Child would have been 100 on Aug. 15, and though the beloved star of television's "The French Chef" died in 2004, she is clearly not forgotten. Alfred A. Knopf, Child's longtime publisher, is whooping it up on social media with a centenary...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 5:48 PM
The South Penn Area Rose Society held its 43rd and final Rose Show on June 9 and 10 at the First Lutheran Church, 43 W. Washington St., Chambersburg.
“We were pleasantly surprised with both the quality and the quantity of the roses in the show,&...
| Jun 27, 2012
No question about it, Julia Child managed to find love and success and a career and cook a mess of really yummy food. And do it on her terms, too.
That's the teachable message for kids of all ages in "Bon Appetit! The Delicious Life of Julia Child"...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 2:14 PM
Editor's note: This is part of an occasional series of profiles of local restaurant chefs.
Six years ago, Pam Smith faced the future and made a decision. The Martinsburg-area mother of three realized her kids would soon be out of high school and...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 6:07 PM
This article has been corrected. See note at the bottom for details.
Nora Ephron, who cast an acerbic eye on relationships, metropolitan living and aging in essays, books, plays and hit movies including "Sleepless in Seattle," "When Harry Met Sally..."...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 9:33 AM
Last night's presidential debate was a controversial one, as most modern political events tend to be these days. One of the biggest talkers coming out of the first debate was GOP contender Mitt Romney straight up admitting that he's going to cut PBS...
| Jan 26, 2012
Q: What is the difference between chicken broth and chicken stock? Can you use either?
--Tina Feigenberg, Chicago
A: There's no real difference. The "Deluxe Food Lover's Companion" defines broth as "a liquid resulting from cooking vegetables, meat or...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 5:49 PM
Wouldn’t you love a trip to France? Can’t afford the airfare or bag fees? Bistro Provence on Memorial Drive brings France to you.
It offers French food and French wine at an affordable price, but this isn’t Julia Child’s cooking....
| Sep 13, 2012
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Dearie: The Remarkable Life of Julia Child
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