Have a kitchen emergency? Here are the grocery and drug stores open today.
Thursday, November 22, 2012
Don't eat all 13 today!
Wednesday, November 21, 2012
We rounded up a few things to do this weekend before and after you carve the turkey.
Once the main event is over, many families still have restless kids and grown-up guests for three more days Thanksgiving weekend. But we’ve got you covered. Check the list below for great things to do over Thanksgiving weekend. Annual Thanksgiving Brunch Bunch What: This charity auction features guest auctioneers from Kent State Athletics and all the free coffee, cider and doughnuts you can eat. Prizes/auction items include memorabilia from the 2012 College World Series and tickets to see the Golden Flashes play in the MAC Championship game and a ride on the Goodyear Blimp. When: Nov. 22, 8 am-Noon Where: Kent American Legion (Underwood Hall) Cost: $3 Donation at the door More: Annual Brunch Bunch Auction Supports Charities Free Admission …
Tuesday, November 20, 2012
In case of emergencies, we rounded up a list of what's open and closed on Thanksgiving.
Happy Thanksgiving! Fairlawn-Bath Patch hopes you and your family are enjoying a tasty meal, but that you aren't overdosing on turkey. If you run into any kitchen or medical emergencies today, we rounded up a list of businesses that are open and closed today. The following businesses are CLOSED: • Fairlawn City Hall, Bath Township Hall • Post offices • Banks • Government buildings • Akron Public Library System, including Fairlawn-Bath Branch. • Acme Fresh Market • Mustard Seed Market • Earth Fare The following businesses are OPEN: • Giant Eagle in Fairlawn Town Centre: Open from Nov. 21 until 4 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day. • Giant Eagle in Montrose: Open 7 to 4 p.m. • Walgreens is open 24 hours • Rite Aid is open 9 to 5 p.m. Click here …
It's Thanksgiving week and that means it's time to think about all the little details that go into the holiday.
It's a shame that many of us stress ourselves out to the point of exhaustion around holiday time, when we should be in a joyous and relaxed mood. For those whose lives are moving at warp speed, here are a few reminders as we approach the holiday dedicated to giving thanks. • Thaw the Bird! If you purchased or plan to purchase a turkey weighing 21 pounds or less, you should make sure that you've moved that bird from the freezer to the refrigerator because it's going to need time to thaw. Here's some information from the United States Department of Agriculture: Refrigerator Thawing Times Whole turkey: A thawed turkey can remain in the refrigerator for one or two days before cooking. • Guests! Is there anyone in your circle of friends and …
Monday, November 19, 2012
Clumsy in the kitchen? Here are some people who can cook for you.
Flower shop has been in Bath Township for 42 years.
*This story was originally published in November 2011. John Tatman knows the business of flowers. He's owned and operated the Flower Hutch in Bath Township for 42 years. And he's been in the industry since high school. Tatman spent his after-school hours working for his aunt and uncle at their shop, Herwicks Floral Shop in Barberton. That time set the course for his life. Tatman opened his shop on 1572 N Cleveland-Massillon Rd. because at the time there wasn't an existing flower shop nearby. “The closest one was in Wallhaven [an Akron neighborhood],” he said. The location has proved to be the right choice because of its easy access to Interstate 77. The Flower Hutch delivers to all zip codes in the Akron area. “The nice part about this …
Sunday, November 18, 2012
Try this recipe for a new twist on an old favorite.
Saturday, November 10, 2012
Copley-Fairlawn Middle School held the 32nd Annual Turkey Trot Friday.
Everyone has Thanksgiving traditions, and for the last 32 years, Copley-Fairlawn Middle School has hosted the Turkey Trot. The mile-long race is the finale to the school's canned food drive which happens every November. Every student in fifth through eighth grade races for a chance to win a Thanksgiving turkey. A boy and a girl from each grade win. The 30 students after first place receive either a Turkey Trot T-shirt or water bottle. The winners are: 5th grade: Trace Aufdenberg & Emily Dente 6th grade: Porter Wilson & tie Zoe Stone & Paige Brenner 7th grade: Tyler Hayes & Brookelyn Semmelroth 8th grade: Christion Harter & Alison Dunkle The canned food collected goes to the Copley-Fairlawn Kiwanis and then less fortunate families can …
Friday, November 9, 2012
Too busy to cook or have you burned the turkey? Patch to the rescue. Check out this list of restaurants and grocery stores that will take care of your Thanksgiving Feast.
There's no rule that says you have to cook on Thanksgiving and while eating out eliminates the need to clean up, you could enjoy the comfort of home without the work by ordering Thanksgiving to go. Many of these places need you to order in advance. (*some places require advance ordering) BUBBA'S Q 820 Center Road Avon 440-937-7859 Features Bubba's Q smoked turkeys and brown glazed hams. Contact catering for further details. Carriage House Bakery & Market 36741 Detroit Road Avon Features takeout holiday side dishes, desserts and other bread based bakery for Thanksgiving. Giant Eagle 31990 Walker Rd. Avon Lake 440-933-5078 Features pre-made traditional Thanksgiving meal, turkey, side dishes and dessert. Order by November 18, 2012 Heinen's …