When I was growing up, beans and rice were an end-of-month staple. As money got tight, my mom would whip up a beans and rice casserole, a healthy, budget-friendly choice that stretched our pantry a bit longer.
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Right now — and all the time — your digestive tract is teeming with billions of bacteria. Some are good, some are potential troublemakers.
In between the countless aisles of gluten-free and vegan products, Hello Kitty marshmallows and chocolates at the recent Winter Fancy Food Show in San Francisco, there was Arty water. Just when you think you’ve seen and tasted it all, a company decides to produce water, with artichokes.
BelGioioso Cheese Inc. of Wisconsin has been producing all-natural, award-winning Italian cheeses since 1979 using its state’s cow’s milk.
Hawaii Island Mauna Kea Resort will be hosting a job fair on Saturday, Jan. 31, from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. The fair will take place at Hapuna Beach Prince Hotel’s Makai meeting room.
KAMUELA, HI – The Queen’s Health Systems, corporate parent of The Queen’s Medical Center, named Kenneth D. Graham, MPH, RHIA, FACHE, as permanent president of North Hawaii Community Hospital.
All-star hosts Samantha Brown, Bert Kreischer, Anthony Melchiorri and Don Wildman will take viewers to five Hawaiian islands and give away a $100,000 dream vacation in a “The Trip: 2015,” a TV special and sweepstakes that premieres at 7 p.m. Monday on the Travel Channel.
Intuit, the maker of TurboTax software, apologized after an onslaught of consumer complaints about the unexpected need to buy an upgrade this year for some types of filings.
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More hikers are expected on the Pacific Crest Trail this year thanks to the movie “Wild,” according to the Pacific Crest Trail Association, which preserves and promotes the trail.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A San Francisco man has completed seven marathons in seven days on seven continents.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A group of tourists who ran up the “Rocky” steps got a knockout photo at the top — a selfie with Rocky himself.
NEW YORK (AP) — Carnival Cruise Lines on Thursday unveiled details about its first new ship launch in four years, Carnival Vista.
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — State tourism officials have a new pitch for potential visitors in 2015: make South Dakota your “Great Place.”
NEW YORK (AP) — Expedia has acquired travel booking site Travelocity from the Sabre Corp. for $280 million in cash.