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  • A rich, creamy noodle kugel with apples and honey

    By ALISON LADMAN The Associated Press -
    Published: Wed, Sep 17, 2014

    Similar to a bread pudding held together by a rich, creamy custard, our apple-honey kugel is a perfect dessert for fall, as well as a fine dish for your Rosh Hashana table. The tart apples lend a gentle sweetness and bright flavor complemented by raisins, cinnamon and nutmeg. Feel...

  • Sweet, less stew-like take on Rosh Hashana tsimmes

    By ALISON LADMAN The Associated Press -
    Published: Wed, Sep 17, 2014

    Though tsimmes - a traditional part of the Rosh Hashana meal - generally is considered a sweet stew of carrots and other root vegetables, we decided to take our version in a different direction. We kept all the essentials - carrots bolstered by parsnips, beets and a sweet potato - but...

  • Glass bottles banned on Las Vegas Strip sidewalks

    Updated: 9 hr ago

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — Glass bottles and containers are no longer welcome among the throngs of tourists on Las Vegas Strip sidewalks. Clark County commissioners voted unanimously Tuesday for the glass ban, which they say will reduce the litter and danger of shattered glass on walkways....

  • Detroit excursion boat heads for repairs, NY home

    Updated: 9 hr ago

    ECORSE, Mich. (AP) — A Detroit excursion boat that ferried passengers to the defunct Boblo Island amusement park is starting a journey to its new home in New York. The Detroit Free Press reports ( ) tug boats Tuesday moved the SS Columbia from the Detroit...

  • Nebraska dentistry museum to open to public

    Updated: 10 hr ago

    LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The University of Nebraska Medical Center's College of Dentistry museum in Lincoln will open for public tours later this month. The museum holds the largest public display of dental artifacts dating back to the 1850s. Stan Harn, professor of oral biology and...

  • RECIPE: Quinoa Pilaf

    Published: Wed, Sep 17, 2014

    Quinoa Pilaf - Yield: 4 servings 
1 cup quinoa
1 teaspoon walnut oil
1/2 cup chopped red onion
1 cup diced carrot
1 1/2 cups vegetable broth
1/2 teaspoon dried parsley
1/2 teaspoon dried thyme
1/2 teaspoon sea salt
1/4 to 1/2 cup chopped walnuts
Chopped fresh parsley or thyme,...

  • RECIPE; Oat-Amaranth-Carrot Porridge

    Published: Wed, Sep 17, 2014

Porridge - Yield: 4 servings 
2 tablespoons vegan butter
1⁄4 cup yellow onion, diced
2 carrots, diced
2 1⁄2 cups water
1 cup amaranth
1 cup rolled oats
1 teaspoon iodized sea salt
1⁄2 teaspoon cinnamon Procedure: Sauté the vegan butter, onion and carrots in a...

  • To Do Today calendar Sept. 17, 2014

    By carlotta olson -
    Published: Wed, Sep 17, 2014

    Events Children's History Hour: "Mr. Penrose's Carriages" - 10:30-11:30 a.m., Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum, 215 S. Tejon St., $2. Registration required: 385-5990, Sacred Art of Sand Mandala Construction - Drepung Gomang monks will construct a sand mandala, 10 a.m.-4...

  • Blog: Former Colorado Springs yoga teachers start Denver donation yoga studio

    By Jennifer Mulson
    Updated: 22 hr ago

    Sarah Crowe and Jillian Keaveny, two former Springs yoga teachers loved by many, and Denverite Beth Power, want to bring a donation yoga studio to Denver's Five Points neighborhood. That's the area to the northeast of downtown Denver, along north Welton Street. Their mission: To open...

  • 5 Things to Know in Florida for Sept. 17

    Updated: 22 hr ago

    Your daily look at news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today. UNIVERSITIES WANT BOOST IN AID FOR NEEDY STUDENTS Florida universities say they need millions to deal with the fallout from changes to the state's popular Bright Futures scholarship program. The...