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Wednesday, Nov. 28: Turkey sandwich, beef vegetable soup.
Thursday, Nov. 29: Meatloaf w/gravy, whipped potatoes, vegetable medley, pudding, wheat bread.
Friday, Nov. 30: Tilapia, whole-grain pilaf, beets, fresh fruit, wheat bread.
Monday, Dec. 3: Roasted pork, mashed potatoes, sauerkraut, applesauce, wheat bread.
Tuesday, Dec. 4: Chicken Caesar salad.
Wednesday, Dec. 5: Chopped steak w/ gravy, scalloped potatoes,...
Dear Jacquelyn, My mother has always handled sending out the holiday cards. Now that I’ve moved away from home, I’m sending cards for the first time. What is the basic etiquette on sending out holiday cards? And, if someone I overlooked sends me a card, do I need to send one back?
Dear Reader, The ins and outs of holiday-card etiquette is one of those little things in life that can seem overwhelming.
To lighten the burden, why not begin by starting your own tradition? Make...
Rody Gilkeson admits there’s quite a bit of his father in “A Broadway Christmas Carol,” the holiday show opening Nov. 30 at The Pennsylvania Playhouse, Bethlehem.
Gilkeson is directing the zany musical comedy described as “Scrooge meets ‘Forbidden Broadway,’ the latter a popular Off-Broadway revue that pokes fun at musical theater.
However, Gilkeson says “A Broadway Christmas Carol” is first and foremost the story of Scrooge’s redemption.
“This is a kind of an insane...
Q. I’m going to become a grandmother for the first time and I was wondering how things have changed since I took care of a newborn many years ago.
Probably the most important change is in the approach to Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS), the abrupt, unexplained death of an infant younger than one-year-old. SIDS is often called crib death because many victims are found in their cribs.
SIDS is the leading cause of death in children between one month and one-year-old. Most SIDS...
Just say, “Groot.”
“Marvel Universe Live! Age Of Heroes” brings the Marvel Cinematic Universe to life at PPL Center, Allentown, for seven performances, Nov. 29 through Dec. 2.
The latest production from Feld Entertainment, which also produces “Disney On Ice,” “Monster Jam,” “Monster Energy Supercross” and “Sesame Street Live,” is a leading producer of live touring family entertainment.
“Marvel Universe Live!” premiered in 2014 in Tampa Bay, Fla. ”Age of Heroes” debuted...
In the fall, bees and wasps are on the hunt for sweets or carbohydrates, the primary energy source that keeps them flying and active for other routine activities.
The bald-faced hornet is an “aerial yellow jacket,” one of seven or eight species in the genus Dolichovespula in North America.
However, it is not a “true” hornet. It is a yellow jacket.
All of the yellow jackets in the genus Dolichovespula build nests in bushes and trees, sometimes on the outside of buildings...
Brassy Christmas: The Canadian Brass performs “Christmas Time Is Here,” 7:30 p.m. Nov. 23, Miller Symphony Hall, Allentown. Now in its 49th season, the Canadian Brass has performed in major concert halls, been seen by hundreds of millions of people on television, sold 2 million albums, and contributed nearly 600 new works and arrangements to the brass quintet repertoire. Canadian Brass includes Chuck Daellenbach, founder and tuba player; Caleb Hudson and Christopher Coletti, trumpets;...
Call 610- 829-4540 (ask operator for Area Agency on Aging) for locations or visit https://www.northamptoncounty.org/HS/AGING/Pages/default.aspx.
Wednesday, Nov. 21: Chicken Kiev, rice pilaf, Scandinavian vegetable blend, wheat bread w/ margarine, fresh pineapple tidbits.
Thursday, Nov. 22: Closed for Thanksgiving.
Friday, Nov. 23: Closed for Thanksgiving.
Monday, Nov. 26: Chicken noodle...
Q. What foods are good for keeping your cholesterol down?
Oatmeal contains soluble fiber that reduces your low-density lipoprotein (LDL), the bad cholesterol that can increase your risk of heart attacks and strokes. This type of fiber is also found in kidney beans, brussels sprouts, apples, pears, barley and prunes.
There are other foods that work against cholesterol. These include soy protein, walnuts and fatty fish.
Soy protein is found in tofu, soy nuts, soy milk and...
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Wednesday, Nov. 21: Roasted turkey, bread stuffing, sweet potatoes, green beans, pumpkin pie.
Thursday, Nov. 22: Thanksgiving. Centers closed.
Friday, Nov. 23: Black Friday. Centers closed.
Monday, Nov. 26: Chicken croquette, roasted potatoes, carrots, pineapple, wheat bread.
Tuesday, Nov. 27: Low salt baked ham w/ maple mustard, whipped sweet potato, Brussels sprouts, angel food cake.
Wednesday, Nov. 28: Turkey...