| May 12, 2012
— At the village market, my friend Pepa buys a couple of small white fish, a handful of clams, a few shrimp. I ask what she's preparing. "Una sopa marinera, de pescado," she replies. A fish soup. Nothing fancy, no complications, just a simple home-...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 12:46 PM
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Abigail's American Bistro
493 Roger Williams Ave., Highland Park, 847-849-1009
Abigail's surrounds diners with a sophisticated setting of soothing earth tones with splashes of color and a menu of...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 6:23 AM
CHARLEVOIX — Commercial fishers have been heading out to Lake Michigan this summer, but haven't been able to haul in netfuls of whitefish.
June Cross, along with husband John, owns John Cross Fisheries of Charlevoix.
"It's been awful," she said....
| Jun 15, 2012
You've seen the Healthy Bites challenge on LHC, now it's time to make it yourself! Can you do it for less than $20? Prove it!
Broiled Whitefish with Stewed Tomatoes, Peppers, Sweet Onions, Fregola, Shaved Fennel and Dandelion Greens
| Jul 5, 2012
| 5:24 AM
Ernest W. Beyers, 96, Roscoe, died Monday, July 2, 2012, at Avera St.
Luke’s Hospital, Aberdeen.
Funeral services will be 10 sa.m. Friday, July 6, 2012, at St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church, Roscoe, with the Rev. Winfried Schroeder...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 5:59 AM
PETOSKEY -- It used to be the Flap Jack Shack in Petoskey on Mitchell Street between the bridge and the hospital. It's open again with a new name -- Little Traverse Bay Cafe, a new owner -- Andy Costopoulos and a new manager -- Crystal Habitz. The...
| Sep 22, 2012
In Los Angeles, your next great meal could be anywhere, from a pop-up installed in an art gallery to the truck parked outside the place where you get coffee in the morning. If you've been here awhile, you almost expect your bliss to come from that place...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 12:07 PM
DULUTH, Minn. - I crossed the dunes at Park Point and took in the wide expanse of beach. The August heat was rising, the sky shone a brilliant blue, and a teenaged lifeguard in red trunks climbed the ladder to his chair, with not a swimmer in sight. I...
| Aug 12, 2012
| 2:51 PM
"The Scandinavian Riviera," as some locals affectionately call it, runs along Lake Superior from Duluth to Grand Portage, Minn., hard by the Canadian border. More prosaically, it's the area along State Route 61.
My wife and I headed to Lake Superior's...
| Apr 23, 2012
| 10:44 AM
They are, according to one expert, the “most wrongly disrespected fish” in the whole Connecticut River system. Another says he’s had run-ins with fishermen “beating them to death with golf clubs or anything else they can find.&...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 2:08 PM
I'm not much of a bird-watcher. But I'm a devoted and appreciative observer of the common loon. Every time I see its black-and-white beauty, hear its eerie wail or watch its deep-water diving is a blessing. Each cry of the loon is precious to me.
| Jan 14, 2013
| 11:13 AM
The Upper Peninsula hasn't exactly been its winter wonderland self this season, but even if you don't see a lot of white flakes, look for some white suds, because Michigan's Lake Superior country has become a beer drinker's destination.