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When Wellness and Fun Mix

GWINN — Six-year-old Levi Monarch, a student at Gilbert Elementary School, came away from the Feb. 19 Wellness Fair and Chili CookOff with at least one interesting memory: a tailless dog. The boy visited the SuperiorLand Pet Partners booth at the fourth annual event, which took place at ...

What a PAIR

MARQUETTE — There’s a traditional school of thought when it comes to pairing drinks with foods. Matching red wines with red meats, and white wines with white meats or fish, so that the flavors truly blend together, is somewhat the “rule of thumb,” said Nathan Mileski, executive ...

Chef Mileski’s ‘go-to’ pairings

MARQUETTE — Nathan Mileski, executive chef and director at Northern Michigan University’s Simply Superior Catering and Events, offered three of his favorite combinations when pairing foods with drinks. ≤ Port wine and chocolate: “Stout with chocolate is super good, as well, if ...

Dia de los Tacos looks for repeat win in online competition

By RYAN JARVI Journal Staff Writer MARQUETTE — Marquette-based food truck Dia de los Tacos is once again competing in the Food Truck Taco of the Year contest. Last year Dia de los Tacos won the competition, which was started three years ago by Mobilecuisine.com. Seafood and ...

Getting a Boost

MARQUETTE — Two Upper Peninsula food and agriculture companies recently received state grants which owners said will allow them to improve their operations and expand services to other markets. Rainbow Packing Inc., of Escanaba, and Kitz Koop, based in Sault Ste. Marie, were awarded funding ...

Remember airplane food? It’s back on long Delta flights

By DAVID KOENIG AP Airlines Writer Delta is bringing free meals back to economy class on some long U.S. flights after dropping them years ago to save money. Delta said Thursday it will start serving meals to all passengers on 12 long-haul routes over the next several weeks. Airlines ...

Treat others as you would want them to treat you

Jesus said to his disciples: “You have heard that it was said, ‘An eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth.’, but I say to you, offer no resistance to one who is evil. When someone strikes you on your right cheek, turn the other one as well. If anyone wants to go to law with you over your ...

Worshipping This Week

Marquette Marquette Hope a multi-site united methodist community Reverend Kristi Hintz Reverend Christopher Hintz 906.225.1344 office@mqthope.com www.mqthope.com First Campus 111 E. Ridge Street (Corner of Front and Ridge) 9:00am Worship Child care available. The ...

Church News

Vatican inequality talks start in California farm heartland MODESTO, Calif. (AP) — Pope Francis said that “no people is criminal and no religion is terrorist” in a welcome letter read aloud at a conference on economic inequality that opened Thursday in the small farming city in ...

YOU’RE GETTING WARMER Chili

MARQUETTE — The Culinary Students of Northern Michigan University will host their annual Chili Challenge from 4 to 6:30 p.m. Feb. 21 in the Jacobetti Complex Commons on the north campus of Northern Michigan University. The proceeds from this event will benefit the Beacon House’s ...

GROUNDHOGS and BEER?

MARQUETTE — Groundhogs and beer aren’t typically what one thinks of when taking a trip to the Marquette Regional History Center, but those were the prime exhibits for a Friday night fundraiser at the museum for the Community Foundation of Marquette County. The community foundation, which ...

Is this an American thing?

Marquette Marquette Hope a multi-site united methodist community Reverend Kristi Hintz Reverend Christopher Hintz 906.225.1344 office@mqthope.com www.mqthope.com First Campus 111 E. Ridge Street (Corner of Front and Ridge) 9:00am Worship Child care available. The ...

Don’t lose your ‘flavor!’ Stay ‘salty’ for Jesus

Jesus said to his disciples: “You are the salt of the earth, but if salt loses its taste with what can it be seasoned? It is no longer food for anything but to be thrown out and trampled underfoot. You are the light of the world A city set on a mountain cannot be hidden. Nor do they light a ...

Cooking up SOLUTIONS

Above, Lynn Krahn, an educator with MSU-Extension, leads a past Cooking Matters for Adults program. The program, which is offered by the MSUE office, aims to teach participants how to use food efficiently when making meals, as well as how to save money when shopping and how to ...

‘Passion PROJECT’

MARQUETTE — New owners of the former Northwoods Supper Club in Marquette Township are seeking approval of a local brownfield plan to assist in redeveloping the vacant restaurant into a craft brewery. The brewery, being called the Barrel and Beam, will focus on farmhouse and ...

Discover Islam a great step in understanding

Last night the Munising Ecumenical Team kicked off a community adult study opportunity called Discover Islam. It is based on a video series put together by American Muslims who wanted to tell non-Muslims about what is mean to practice Islam. It’s accompanied by study guides put together by ...

Worshipping This Week

Marquette Marquette Hope a multi-site united methodist community Reverend Kristi Hintz Reverend Christopher Hintz 906.225.1344 office@mqthope.com www.mqthope.com First Campus 111 E. Ridge Street (Corner of Front and Ridge) 9:00am Worship Child care available. The ...

The key to Healthier eating

By The Culinary Institute of America If you’re anything like the rest of us, you might tend to needlessly overcomplicate your life. You plan an elaborate dinner for a Wednesday night. You schedule a meeting across town at rush hour. With all of the small, daily challenges we face, when ...

Sorting out the packs

HARVEY — The gymnasium at Cherry Creek Elementary School on Tuesday was full of tables containing canned foods, cleaning products and paper towels. It was just about as good a place as any to collect and put together packs for needy families of students at Cherry Creek, as well as ...

HOPS for help

MARQUETTE — Throughout the entire month of December, every purchase of a pint of Glad Tidings English IPA — Ore Dock Brewing Company’s Christmas ale offering — results in $1 being donated to local food banks across the Upper Peninsula. The Marquette brewery, located at 114 W. ...