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Homegrown foundation leader builds bridges, trust in Flint

Aug. 09, 2022 08:18 AM EDT

FLINT, Mich. (AP) — Isaiah Oliver carefully parks his car in the crumbling parking lot of North Flint’s Greater Holy Temple Church. The lot at the church was meant for parishioners coming to worship, not 18-wheelers carrying pallets of bottled water. But as the city grapples...

Lemonade business sells with a purpose in Tiger Stadium.

Aug. 07, 2022 01:12 AM EDT

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The past three years have been sweet for Leroy’s LipSmack’n Lemonade. The business got its start in 2012 when Leroy Hayward III, then 6 years old, participated in Lemonade Day Louisiana, an annual event that teaches children to be entrepreneurs. ...

Secret ingredient from summer corn lifts Cajun maque choux

Aug. 01, 2022 08:59 AM EDT

The star of maque choux, one of the classic dishes of Louisiana’s Cajun country, is fresh summer corn. Naturally sweet kernels are in delicious balance with a savory mix of vegetables and crawfish. But it can veer to the heavy side, thanks largely to the addition of cream. To...

Saffron pasta with ricotta conjures Sardinian fields

Jul. 25, 2022 10:10 AM EDT

Each November in Sardinia, purple crocus blossoms blanket the rolling fields. It’s a striking sight against a lush green backdrop. Those same flowers also provide what locals call “red gold,” or saffron. Saffron is one of the defining flavors of the Italian island. First...

Sesame-oat crumble makes the perfect ice cream topping

Jul. 18, 2022 08:22 AM EDT

For a sophisticated summertime dessert, it’s not always necessary to reinvent the wheel. A classic ice cream sundae will hit the spot with the right toppings. It’s partly what we had in mind when developing this recipe for a sesame oat crumble in our book “Milk Street Tuesday...

Melon salad with spicy pork? A sweet and savory yes!

Jul. 05, 2022 08:18 AM EDT

A summery fruit salad and spicy pork tenderloin might not seem the most natural pairing — until you consider the precedents of pork chops with apple sauce and Italian prosciutto with melon. Truth is, cooks have been pairing sweet fruits and savory meats for centuries. And there’s...

Kellogg loses UK fight to block ban on sugary cereal promos

Jul. 04, 2022 11:43 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Breakfast food giant Kellogg Co. lost a legal bid Monday to block new anti-obesity measures in England banning the promotion of sugary cereals. The U.S. company that makes Coco Pops, Frosted Flakes, Frosties and Rice Krispies had challenged the U.K. government over...

Alaska officials release new details on milk, sealant mix-up

Jun. 17, 2022 16:03 PM EDT

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — School district officials in Alaska investigating how students at a summer child-care program were served floor sealant instead of milk say the two products were not on the same pallet as first believed. A number of agencies are involved in the ongoing...

Alaska kids served sealant instead of milk at school program

Jun. 15, 2022 16:32 PM EDT

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A dozen children and two adults were served floor sealant instead of milk at a day care summer program at an Alaska elementary school after containers were apparently mixed up, the school district superintendent said Wednesday. Several students complained...

For Father’s Day, try a weeknight-easy spiced steak

Jun. 13, 2022 09:06 AM EDT

Thin cuts of steak such as flat iron and hanger are great for weeknight meals because they’re full of flavor and cook up fast. But a flavorful spice rub and quick marinade easily elevate the meat to a meal worthy of a special occasion. Pairing it with a simple side of partially mashed chickpeas...