State Sen. Greg Ball met with Food Network TV Star Padma Lakshmi in the state Senate Chambers this week, but it’s unclear if he’ll be making a guest appearance to share his favorite recipes. Padma Lakshmi, the “Top Chef” host, was in Albany to help kick off a Teen… Read More →
NORTH SALEM — A hockey stick signed by Wayne Gretzky. A handmade dollhouse. GEICO bobbleheads signed by spokesman Brian Carney. Patrons at the popular Blazer Pub often bring their treasures to bartender Tommy Hunt. On St. Patrick’s Day, he climbs atop a milk crate to auction them off, raising thousands… Read More →
Does your family celebrate both Passover and Easter? Well — they both fall on the same weekend this year. So whatever will you do when it comes to meals? Clean out the cupboards and then serve a ham? Hardly! (Or maybe you will!) Maybe a roast chicken is in order?… Read More →
Do you have a grandparent (or great-grandparent) who has been making your traditional holiday meals for generations? We’d like to talk to her (or him!) to possibly include in an upcoming story. E-mail Linda Lombroso at email@example.com.