11 nostalgic general stores scattered across upstate New York

In the small communities where we grew up the general store, or the five-and-dime store, was the center of all the action. Everyone did their shopping there. They stocked everything mom and dad needed. And the kids loved them for the penny candy! Here are 11 stores we think you …

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Red Mountain-focused Liberty Lake Wine Cellars beats 7 for 7 at Platinum Awards

Mark Lathrop, winemaker / co-owner of Liberty Lake Wine Cellars east of Spokane, Washington, has entered seven wines eligible for the 2021 Platinum Awards and won a Platinum for each. (Richard Duval Images) LIBERTY LAKE, Wash. – A sign behind Liberty Lake Wine Cellars’ tasting bar reads #RedMtnUnfiltered, and what …

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High blood pressure: excessive alcohol consumption may put you at a higher risk

According to the British Heart Foundation, up to five million adults in the UK have undiagnosed high blood pressure and therefore will not know they are at risk. The NHS says: ‘Making healthy lifestyle changes can sometimes help lower your risk of high blood pressure and lower your blood pressure …

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Vintage Cookbook Features a Dish from Mountain View’s Gemello Winery | News

The great culinary specialties often bear the name of places of origin. How many do you recognize? Niçoise salad, risotto alla Milanese, chicken Kiev, Tunisian tagine, Florentine eggs, lacquered duck, Lyonnaise potatoes, Pad Thai, Riga eggs, ragù bolognese, Turkish delight, Mountain View veal with eggplant. (Note: not all are equally …

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25 celebrities who don’t drink alcohol

All that comes to our mind when we imagine celebrities partying is a champagne soaked party where famous stars pass out in different corners with bottles of booze. Well, that is not the case with some stars. Take a look at 25 celebrities who never break a bottle and never …

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THE WINE RANGER: Breaking Boundaries – Dotcom CEO Turns into Riesling Guru in the Finger Lakes | Business

If you live long enough, there comes a time when you come to a crossroads in life where the choices are either to play it safe or to leap into the unknown. For Bruce Murray, it happened in 2007. He had just sold his small tech startup. Murray’s family moved …

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72 of our favorite facts from 2021

Every day, our editors collect the most interesting, vivid or enjoyable facts that appear in newspaper articles. Here are 72 from the past year that left us thinking. Through Times Insider Staff Illustrations by Suerynn lee December 31, 2021 January 1. Part-time NBA performers – contortionists, acrobats, Frisbee-catching dogs – …

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Keep going to pubs during dry January, UK hotel bosses urge | Hotel industry

Hotel bosses have urged consumers not to desert their local pub during “dry January”, the month when many people refrain from drinking alcohol, as hard-hit places struggle to recovering from a nightmarish Christmas. Revenue from crucial holiday weeks fell by up to 60% from the same period in 2019, making …

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Gabriele Gorelli MW joins OenoGroup as Brand Ambassador for Italy – Retail Times

OenoGrou welcomed Gabriele Gorelli MW as the new Brand Ambassador for Italy, effective January 10, 2022. In February 2021, Gorelli became the first Italian master of wine, a nation of indisputable wine riches and an exciting lineup of new winemaking stars. Raised in Montalcino, Gabriele’s wine roots go back to …

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