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Corn Maze Days Begin September 1 at Uncle Shuck’s in Dawson County

Corn Maze Days  Begin September 1 at Uncle Shuck’s in Dawson County

Autumn officially begins in one month, but it is just one week before the traditional start of fall fun season kicks off in Dawson County. Uncle Shuck's Corn Maze…

Norm’s Tasting Notes

Norm’s Tasting Notes

We are getting ready to head down to our little cottage by the sea on the island of Matlacha, Florida, so there will not be any tasting notes for the…

Now Playing…The Harvest Festival

Now Playing…The Harvest Festival

Music will be in the air, on paper and even formed from cornhusks during John and Nancy Kollock’s Harvest Festival at The Saturday Shop and Sarah’s Lavender Cottage on Saturday,…

from…Miss Mary’s Kitchen

The outcome of this dish was just what we needed - a light yet filling entree that was complemented by fresh green beans and a simple tossed salad. My only…

2011 Chateau Ste. Michelle Horse Heaven Sauvignon Blanc

2011 Chateau Ste. Michelle Horse Heaven Sauvignon Blanc

The high ridge up above the Columbia River, in Washington State is named Horse Heaven for the wild horses that used to roam there. It could be named Wine Heaven,…

Town Hall Meeting on Developmental Disabilities

The Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities (DBHDD) Region One Planning Board will hold a Town Hall meeting on Tuesday, September 18, beginning at 4:00 P.M. at the Professional…

Libertarian Presidential Candidate Gov. Gary Johnson is Polling at 5.3% Nationwide

Governor Johnson’s poll numbers – and his votes this November - may be the critical factor in “Tipping Point” or battleground states like North Carolina, Virginia, Florida, Nevada, and Colorado…

“Horseshoes”

Well you know in horseshoes, you score points of three for a ringer, two for a leaner, and one for a shoe within a shoe width of the post. I…

2009 Francis Coppola Director’s Cabernet Sauvignon

2009 Francis Coppola Director’s Cabernet Sauvignon

Many California wineries now produce blended wines with multiple grape varieties in an effort to produce a particular taste which will appeal to a broad range of palates. The…

Norm’s Tasting Notes – 2010 Rodney Strong Charlotte’s Home Sauvignon Blanc

Norm’s Tasting Notes – 2010 Rodney Strong Charlotte’s Home Sauvignon Blanc

I have to confess that Rodney Strong wines have been a favorite at our house since 1988, when the "Chardonnay Queen" and I met Rodney, and spent a few hours…

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