We’ve decided to quit being a welcoming church. No kidding. We’re giving it up. Like so many congregations, we’ve sunk an amazing amount of time and energy into becoming a welcoming church. We changed worship styles, trained greeters and ushers, wore name tags, brewed coffee, went to workshops on hospitality and put our friendliest people …
Woman steals tip jar from New Smyrna Beach restaurant
The employees of Uncle Chicken's restaurant want their hard-earned money back after a woman was caught on video stealing a tip jar from the New Smyrna
10 Best Burritos in America
Of all the culinary creations in the world, few single items encompass an entire meal quite like the burrito: meat, beans, rice, salsa, maybe some vegetables, all wrapped up in that versatile food
The Way to Reheat Pizza Is in a Skillet
Some people already know this; this is for the people who do not. I had been eating leftover pizza for decades before it occurred to me.
I get one last Lent with my Mami. I'm using it to learn our family's capirotada recipe
Writer Gustavo Arellano learns his family’s capirotada recipe on the eve of his mother’s death from ovarian cancer.
The $5 Tool That Will Forever Change the Way You Grill
A basic but brilliant wire rack is the shortcut to perfect grilled vegetables all season long.
Winner, winner...What's for dinner?
Follow the simple rules below and you can dine like a head of state........ on us Rules Deadline: Monday February 27th. Step 1: Visit our Facebook Page/Events to see the list of possible restaurants. Choose which one you would like and post it to our Wall and Like Us. Step 2: Head over to the Contact Us page on our (new!) website. Guess the correct number between 1 and 43 (for the number of U.S. Presidents*) that we have randomly selected and send…
Winner, Winner, Chicken Dinner! Our Top 5 Chicken Recipes
Bored with roast chicken? Let us help you with that!
Winner, winner, chicken dinner: How Super Bowl snacks reflect trends
Although wings are expected to dominate the game with another year of strong sales, more American consumers are adding plant-based protein options to their Sunday spreads.
Winner, Winner Hot Chicken Dinner: How to Throw a Nashville-Style Food Party
Restaurants around the country are featuring the Nashville specialty hot chicken. Local spot Hattie B’s shows us how it’s done.
Miss USA: What channel, what time to watch and how to stream the pageant
Deshauna Barber will hand over her crown to a new Miss USA.
Sassy Steppers perform before pageant
A group of Siouxland girls is heading to Des Moines for a state pageant, but Tuesday night they gave a performance for in Sioux City.
The evolution of the nose: why is the human hooter so big?
The human nose is unique among primates – but fresh evidence shows it is poor at regulating temperature, raising doubts over its assumed adaptation to climate
Lock Smith 101
Rekeying, or re-pinning, is when a locksmith adjusts the tumblers and pins in a lock’s cylinder so it no longer works for the original key. The locksmith will give you a new key for a rekeyed lock. Rekeying is useful because it is usually cheaper and easier than completely changing locks Should I rekey my locks or change them? If an authorized person has a key to your lock (such as a previous tenant), then you may want to rekey or change your…
Top 5 On 5: Winner of area’s best Greenhouse is….
Hundreds of people nominated their favorite Greenhouse in this week's edition of Top 5 on 5. Click here to see who came out on top!
How fair are nip-tucks in beauty pageants?
In the media frenzy surrounding the first transgender Miss Universe contestant, the Toronto Star took a step back and asked the bigger picture question, “Are beauty pageant contestants w…
Booker winners Bernardine Evaristo and Margaret Atwood on breaking the rules
The judges staged a ‘joyful mutiny’ to name the pair joint winners of the literary prize. And that’s not all that unites them
Parents Outraged to Learn a Local Hooters Sponsored Cub Scout Camp
The parents also later found out that a local Hooters restaurant had sponsored the three-day Cub Scouts camp, at least in part.
Distilleries Guide: A. Smith Bowman
Photo courtesy of A. Smith Bowman There were a number of years when A. Smith Bowman sold mass-market value spirits. You might recognize the Virginia Gentleman brand name. Before that, the land that is now Reston Town Center was where A. Smith Bowman resided Flash forward and the distillery was purchased by the Sazerac Company, the same parent company as Buffalo Trace in Kentucky. (Buffalo Trace…
Winners & Losers 10/16/14
Earlier this month, the UWF Historic Trust hosted the grand opening of “Voices of Pensacola,” a multicultural resource center highlighting the city’s diverse history. One person who was unable to attend was former Gulf Power CEO Susan Story who promoted the center while serving on the Community Maritime Park Associates Board of Trustees. Through a $605,000 gift from Gulf Power Company and Southern Company, the UWF…