Diverse faith communities are planning an interfaith summit in Hilo with the goal of helping the many homeless families who live in East Hawaii.
Mi’s Waterfront Bistro
Mi’s Waterfront Bistro
When berry season arrives and they become much more affordable, my family and I turn into berry gluttons.
The upcoming summer Olympics have me dreaming of a bucket-list trip to Brazil, and because my dreams usually feature food, I’m also hankering for some black beans made in my incredibly heavy stone bean pot a dear friend of mine lugged all the way back from his Brazilian vacation years ago.
In the weeks leading up to the Olympics, I always look forward to reading stories about what Olympians eat. What many of the athletes have in common is a favorite healthy snack that gives them an intense burst of energy.
METULLA, Israel — A frontier town that juts into a hostile neighboring country and has a long history of militants firing upon it doesn’t seem like a typical place to seek serenity. But that’s exactly what you will find in Metulla, Israel’s most northerly point, which is engulfed by Lebanon on three sides but which is home to a nature reserve.
COLUMBUS, Ohio — Until a new law was passed this spring, it was against the law in Ohio — along with many other states — for firefighters or paramedics to provide basic first aid to dogs and cats rescued from house fires, car accidents or other crisis situations. Only licensed veterinarians could do that.
This week’s recipe puts a Brazilian twist on an American staple, succotash. It should be just the ticket in August, when millions of us watch the Olympics being played in Rio de Janeiro.
I try to get fish on my family’s table two or three times a week. The research describing the incredible heart and brain benefits to eating fish, especially fatty fish like salmon, is compelling.
The five culinary food trends for 2016, according to Specialty Foods, is influenced by people trying to eat healthy. Reading these trends, it is quite obvious that Hawaii has a huge influence in what people want to eat today and in the future.
UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif. — It’s all hands on deck at Universal Studios Hollywood.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Backpacks, bulky purses and coolers are being banned on the Las Vegas Strip as a security measure during an annual New Year’s Eve fireworks show that attracts hundreds of thousands of people.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Quran, revered by Muslims, is the centerpiece of a first-of-its-kind exhibition in the United States as the Smithsonian displays exquisitely decorated manuscripts from one of the top Quran collections.
NEW YORK — Many American painters, inspired by French Impressionists at the turn of the 20th century, flocked from East Coast cities to sun-dappled garden havens in places like Appledore, Maine, Old Lyme, Connecticut, and Long Island’s East End.
In the world of summer barbecues, the pickle hardly plays a starring role.
Summertime is harvest time for sweet stone fruits: apricots, peaches, plums, nectarines and plumcots, a hybrid of a plum and an apricot. Plumcots have been around at least since the days of Luther Burbank, who named them. They’re also known as apriplums.