| Oct 31, 2012
| 1:00 PM
Halloween may have come and gone, but that doesn't mean we can't still revel in the spirit of the holiday. Check out Ivoryton Playhouse's latest production, The Kitchen Witches, about rival cable-access cooking show hosts suddenly thrust together on the...
| May 3, 2012
| 11:05 AM
Inspired by a cooking show on television showing how to make a meatloaf with taco toppings, Annette Sinosky decided to surprise her husband and son about three weeks ago.
Going strictly by intuition, the Westmont woman combined ground beef, sweet Italian...
| May 29, 2012
| 6:23 AM
Yahoo has launched its own Web browser called Axis, but this browser is unlike other popular Web browsers such as Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, and Internet Explorer. Yahoo’s Axis Browser is a browser plugin meant to coexist and aid one’s current...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 9:00 AM
There was a long thread on Chowhound recently about great old television cooking shows (Justin Wilson, come on down!). There was lots of love for many of the obvious suspects – Julia, Jacques and James Beard – and some who might no longer be...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 11:05 AM
What with all the current cooking shows and trends in taste, you needn’t be an actual foodie to know what a sous-chef, a maitre d’, and even a sommelier are. But a restaurateur?
Without the “n”?
Matthew Milani knows. He is one...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 4:47 PM
ELLISON BAY, Wis. — The sweet aroma of onions caramelizing in a skillet is impossible to miss as vacationers enter the classroom in an old schoolhouse not far from the northern tip of Wisconsin's Door Peninsula.
The 16 students, a mix from children...
| Sep 8, 2012
| 3:00 PM
Move over, all you Hillary Clinton and Henry Kissinger wanna-bes. Here come Chicago’s Rick Bayless, Tony Mantuano and Art Smith, along with 87 other renowned chefs, willing to perform a little kitchen diplomacy on behalf of the U.S. Department of...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 4:10 PM
I have this fantasy.... No, not that one, gutter-brain.
In my fantasy, I'm a contestant on a TV trivia game show. Not “Jeopardy!” — though I love to watch it, the show is only for former spelling bee champs, savants and people with...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 5:35 AM
University ofConnecticut women's basketballwas, in the words of one expert, Connecticut Public Television's "tent pole" — the central, essential support for the whole shebang.
It defined CPTV in this state for nearly two decades. It appealed to the...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 2:08 PM
Tammie Nestor of Hagerstown submitted a recipe for margarita cupcakes with key lime buttercream frosting for The Herald-Mail's second annual Cupcake Contest in April. The cupcake evokes the sun-drenched good times of Florida, where Maryland-born Nestor...
| 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...