What To Do: lots of fun for Easter weekend

By Denny Dyroff, Staff Writer, The Times Winterthur This weekend, you need to watch where you’re walking lest you step on something you shouldn’t be stepping on – Easter Eggs, that is, not dog droppings. There will be Easter Egg hunts everywhere – from huge hunts presented by organizations and churches to small family backyard hunts. One thing for sure — there will be a lot more hard-boiled...

It’s Spring….finally. Time for a SuperSix!

By Kelly Hockenberry, Columnist, The Times Are you ready for a springtime Super Six??? I thought this day would never come after the seemingly endless winter. But, we made it. Hallelujah! I think this month’s picks are pretty special… Slightly South of Simple – Kristy Woodson Harvey- I literally cannot put into words how excited I am that I can FINALLY read a leisure book. With my graduate...

What To Do: Get hoppin’ for Easter

The Easter Bunny is pretty much everywhere this weekend By Denny Dyroff, Staff Writer, The Times Easter Weekend has arrived and that means that the Easter Bunny’s daily schedule is shifting into overdrive. He will be at “Easter Egg Hunts” all around the area and he will be participating in a variety of special events. One activity that is always a hit with youngsters is a ride on an excursion...

On Your Table: More colorful uses for eggs on Easter

Leave the colored variety to the kids, enjoy these tasty options for Easter Brunch By Cathy Branciaroli, Food Correspondent, The Times Eggs are for Easter – or, at any rate, for celebrating spring, and brunch is a favorite way to enjoy them in family gatherings for the spring holiday. Nutritional powerhouses and versatile beyond compare, eggs can transform everyday dishes, and since this...

On Your Table: Having Eggs for Easter? Try Farm-Fresh Eggs

Happy, well-fed hens make for tastier, more nutritious eggs By Cathy Branciaroli, Food Correspondent, The Times The hundreds of varieties of laying hens produce eggs of all colors and sizes — far beyond the white varieties most common in local supermarkets. Here are a few. Eggs are synonymous with Easter, with 522 million projected to be consumed during the Lenten and Eastertide period in the...

Fun new looks to show off for Easter

With an early holiday, stylish new jackets could be a good option By Kelly Hockenberry, Columnist, The Times I have always loved Easter.  It brings back fond memories of walking to church with my family wearing a pretty dress with white patent shoes, a hat (of course!) and gloves.  We would go to breakfast afterwards with my grandparents and cap off the evening with a honey-glazed ham and coconut...