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FROM THE GROUND UP: ‘Meeting’ a traveling tomato

“Eccentric” is not a word I ever expected to see in a description of a tomato. But then, I hadn’t expected to come across a tomato like “Reisetomate.” Its German name translates to “travel tomato.” Why ...

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    Today’s the day to enjoy some s’mores

    Bet you can almost taste it — creamy chocolate, gooey marshmallow and crispy graham cracker. The quintessential combination leaves young and old wanting s’more.

    By Emily Ryan For Digital First Media |

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    Hearse and Professional Vehicle Show returns to Laurel Hill Cemetery

    Organizers promise visitors there won’t be any tear-inducing obsequies or gloomy dirges at Aug. 13’s Eighth Annual Hearse and Professional Vehicle Show in Philadelphia’s historic Laurel Hill Cemetery.

    By M. English For Digital First Media |

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    Area restaurants serve local and fresh on a plate

    Fresh produce is all around, now that we are in the midst of summer. Pennsylvania is full of farms that provide area restaurants with locally sourced ingredients.

    By Michilea Patterson mpatterson@21st-centurymedia.com @MichileaP on Twitter |

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    TOP TAPAS: Enjoy Spanish small plates at home

    While visiting Spain, Jenny Young, then an English college student, fell in love — with the cuisine, the culture and the country itself.

    By Emily Ryan For Digital First Media |

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    YANKEE CHEF: Spicy, sweet apple rings are delicious any time

    I remember these spiced apple rings as a child, with my parents using 1 slice placed on top of a little lettuce as garnish for entrees at their restaurants. They are spicy, sweet and so delicious. These apple rings are great as a side for any barbecue, picnic or even as a colorful addition to your holiday table.

    By Jim Bailey |

  • Lifestyle

    Youth sports can keep kids healthy in more than just the physical aspect

    Whether it’s physical, mental, or even academic; youth sports organizations provide a variety of healthy benefits to children in a fun and engaging way.

    By Michilea Patterson mpatterson@21st-centurymedia.com @MichileaP on Twitter |

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    Chocoholics rejoice! It’s National Milk Chocolate Day (VIDEO)

    Gail Warner circled today on her calendar as a day to celebrate. And if you love chocolate, you should too.

    By Emily Ryan For Digital First Media |

  • Food

    YANKEE CHEF: Put a Hawaiian spin on BBQ chicken

    Literally meaning “turn turn,” Huli Huli Chicken is a mainstay in Hawaii. It is a great way of barbecuing chicken without burning it because you are turning it every few minutes. Think it will come out tough? Think again! Tender and moist, even without the skin, this recipe is a must have in the summer months.

    By Jim Bailey |

  • Lifestyle

    Get moving with Pokemon Go by taking more steps

    “Are you playing Pokemon Go?” Visit popular attractions in the area and that’s a question people walking with an intense focus on their phone might hear often. The popular game app is getting people, well, going.

    By Michilea Patterson mpatterson@21st-centurymedia.com @MichileaP on Twitter |

  • Food

    Summer produce shines in chilled soup

    Think soup’s too hot for summer? Chill out with some cold ones, featuring the season’s freshest fruits and veggies.

    By Emily Ryan For Digital First Media |

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