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    Hanukkah celebration of food, light and latkes

    12/16/2014 04:22 PM EST
    Hanukkah is known as the Jewish Festival of Lights, and is best known in the wider community by the lighting of a Hannukia — or a nine-branched menorah — each of the eight nights of the festival. 
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    Julie Potter: Looking for Christmas lunch recipes
    12/16/2014 04:22 PM EST - By mid-December, my mind is beginning to shift from all the pre-holiday baking and treat-making. Full Story

    The Yankee Chef: Simple, tasty clam Rangoons
    12/16/2014 04:17 PM EST - Simple and Tasty Clam Rangoons This appetizer, or snack, is a beautiful combination of simplicity and low cost that will result in a successful dinner party or an informal gathering during or after the Holidays. Full Story

    Get creative with tasty latke toppings
    12/16/2014 04:17 PM EST - Leave the applesauce in the fridge and take your latkes to a tastier level with a new topping. Full Story

    Sugary Swap: Host a holiday cookie exchange with these tasty tips
    12/10/2014 10:57 AM EST - PITTSFIELD- It's the most wonderful time of the year — holiday cookie swap time, that is. Full Story

    Margaret Button: Ugly earring collection rings in holiday fun
    12/09/2014 04:43 PM EST - It's two weeks until Christmas and the Button Holiday Express has been derailed. Full Story

    Julie Potter: Orange cookies are a sweet, sticky holiday treat
    12/02/2014 12:13 PM EST - Thanksgiving is behind us, December is here and the holidays with all of their beauty, joy and traditions are before us. Full Story

    Farm-fresh finds: Party flavors to brighten up your next get together
    12/02/2014 02:13 PM EST - I love hosting. I'm not even particularly gregarious, but watching my friends meet and mingle just fills me with joy. Full Story

    One ingredient four ways: Use up your leftover shredded chicken
    12/02/2014 02:14 PM EST - party favorite Creamy Buffalo chicken dip Mix and heat 1 1/2 cups cooked chicken, 8 oz. Full Story

    The Yankee Chef: 'Old fashioned' homemade cran-apple sauce
    12/02/2014 02:13 PM EST - 'Old fashioned' homemade cran-apple sauce Ingredients: 6 large sweet apples, peeled, cored and diced fine; 3 tablespoons maple syrup; 3 tablespoons whole berry cranberry sauce; 1 teaspoon cinnamon; 1 (12-ounce) can golden Ginger Ale (or use ginger beer, but either way, you want the spicy flavor of Ginger Ale. Full Story

    Among change, gift of jewels for Salvation Army

    DORAL, Fla. (AP) — In one of its famous red kettles in South Florida, the Salvation Army has received a gift worth more than a little bit of change: an emerald and diamond necklace. Full Story