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8/24/2014 12:00 AM
Leaping libations brewed in Holland
Chris Harris is an affable and gregarious fellow. You know, the type who’s quick to share a beer with a friend in his backyard, on his porch, or even in his garage.

8/24/2014 12:00 AM
Hollywood success story
A successful independent film and TV producer with a production company named for his hometown, Fostoria Film Co., Patrick Markey’s Hollywood rise began near the bottom: lowly production assistant.

8/24/2014 12:00 AM
Dinner Tonight: Linguini with Fresh Tomatoes
“Originally from Catania, this simple dish has been adopted by the Polizzani as part of their summer kitchen,” writes Vincent Schiavelli in Many Beautiful Things. “The term picchii-pacchiu (pronounced pick-ye-pack-you) is an onomatopoetic expression of the sound of the knife as it chops the tomatoes and basil.”

8/24/2014 12:00 AM
Trees, like humans, forces of nature
The fascinating world of plants and trees is all around us, but we scarcely comprehend its influence on our lives.

8/24/2014 12:00 AM
Stir-fry recipe easy to try at home
So much of my creativity in the kitchen comes from trying to duplicate the amazing flavors I taste in my favorite restaurants. I have enjoyed Spicy Basil Chicken in restaurants across the country. But the extra-tender slivers of chicken, delicately cooked to perfection, are something I can’t replicate at home. It takes super-high heat, seasoned woks, and exhaust …

8/23/2014 12:09 PM
Elvis scarf returned after 32 years
FLORENCE, Ala. — David Whitaker nearly hung up the phone when a caller from Florence started asking questions about his being an Elvis fan.

8/23/2014 7:37 AM
China shuts down film festival
BEIJING — Chinese authorities blocked an annual independent film festival from opening on Saturday, said organizers of an event that has become a rare and influential venue for the showing of films that could be critical of the government.

8/23/2014 7:32 AM
Iggy Azalea falls off stage during pre-VMA show
LOS ANGELES — Iggy Azalea has tumbled off the stage during an MTV Video Music Awards benefit concert.

8/23/2014 12:00 AM
Emmys loose with categorization
LOS ANGELES — If it walks like a drama and talks like a drama and yet calls itself a comedy, that’s just fine with the Emmy Awards.

8/23/2014 12:00 AM
Church approved as LGBT safe
Sylvania United Church of Christ voted May 4 to be an open and affirming congregation, going on record as being a safe place for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transsexual people and welcoming them fully in the congregation.