Couscous and chicken takes very little time and work

By Sara MoultonAssociated PressWith Ramadan, Islam’s annual holy month, upon us, I thought I’d offer up some couscous, a dish that origina...

May 13th, 2017 |  


Decorating indoors with plants

By Melissa RayworthAssociated PressFrom kitchen herb gardens to miniature indoor trees, interior designers are increasingly bringing plants into their...

May 13th, 2017 |  


Stinging nettles sting, but have assets, too

By Lee ReichAssociated PressAt a time of year when weeds may be getting the better of you, what sweet revenge it is to turn them into an asset. Eat th...

May 13th, 2017 |  


Pedestal sinks are perches with panache

By Kim CookAssociated PressIf you’ve got a powder room, chances are there’s a pedestal sink in it. The lavatory perches have long been the...

May 13th, 2017 |  


Liette, Fennell to wed

Liette, Fennell to wed

Mikelle Lauren Liette of Tipp City, daughter of David and Cheryl Liette of Tipp City, has announced her engagement and forthcoming marriage to Tony Fe...

May 13th, 2017 |  


Community calendar

Community calendar

Today• FARMERS MARKET: The Miami County Farmers Market will be offered from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Troy Lowe’s parking lot. Fruits, veget...

May 13th, 2017 |  


How Disneyland was born on paper in 1953

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tomorrowland was originally going to be called World of Tomorrow. Frontierland was Frontier Country. Lilliputian Land never b...

May 12th, 2017 |  


County celebrates aging ‘out loud’

County celebrates aging ‘out loud’

PIQUA — A local woman was honored as the Miami County Senior Citizen of Year during the Miami County Senior Citizen Day at A Learning Place on F...

May 12th, 2017 |  


Community calendar

Community calendar

Today• RECEPTION: An opening reception for “Fabricated Images: Works by The Dayton Printmaking Cooperative & Mythic Silver Studio,R...

May 12th, 2017 |  


Yale professor discusses best-selling book

NEW YORK (AP) — Timothy Snyder would have preferred a different path to the best-seller lists.The Yale University professor and scholar of Europ...

May 11th, 2017 |