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Of the '1,000 Foods to Eat Before You Die,' these ones can be found in Minnesota

Head to Minneapolis for the best lobster and kielbasa; St. Paul for Afghan food and ice cream soda; and Bloomington for Scandinavian pancakes.

Those are among the recommendations made by eminent restaurant critic and culinary expert Mimi Sheraton, whose new book lists the best places in the United States to find the “1,000 Foods to Eat Before You Die.” 270 more words


#TDIWH—January 25, 1921: Death of William T. Sedgwick; 1945: Fluoridation in Grand Rapids, MI; 1870: Patent for Soda Water

January 25, 1921: William T. Sedgwick dies. William Thompson Sedgwick (December 29, 1855, West Hartford – January 25, 1921, Boston) was a key figure in shaping public health in the United States. 387 more words


Five and Dime Store

I really do feel sorry for kids today – their Five and Dime Store is now called a Dollar Store and they will not find a soda fountain which serves unbelievable cheeseburgers, fries and ice cream to die for in any Dollar Store. 255 more words

Exciting New Development at Kanata Landmark Cinemas

Sean and I were recently out at Landmark Cinemas in Kanata to see Big Hero 6. It was a super sweet movie, surprisingly action-packed, with some awesome animation and a bunch of slick characters, including inventors\scientists (always a refreshing change from the ubiquitous princesses) who have endearingly quirky superhero alter-egos, and a snuggly inflatable robot named Baymax who steals the show and your heart. 208 more words