Scales of justice

Driver who killed pedestrian avoids jail

WHITEHALL (AP) – A driver who texted on his cellphone minutes before striking and killing an elderly woman in a crosswalk will avoid jail ti…

lemonade

Old Fashioned Lemonade

Ingredients: 1 ½ cups sugar 1 ½ cups water Zest from one lemon 1 ½ cups fresh lemon juice Ice cubes Cold water or sparkling water Lemons sli…

Frosted-Lemon-Cookies

Frosted Lemon Cookies

Ingredients: 1 box (18.5 ounces) lemon cake mix 1/4 cup of vegetable oil 4 tablespoons water 1 large egg 1 can vanilla or lemon frosting Yel…

Shrimp-and-Artichoke-Scampi

Shrimp and Artichoke Scampi

Ingredients: 2 tablespoons olive oil 4 large cloves garlic 1 pound medium to large shrimp, peeled and deveined 1 can (14 ounces) quartered a…

Kids and gardening

Good Day Reads: Kids and Gardening

If you like the idea of getting your kids to help with the gardening, you might want to dig into a few books first. Sharon Verbeten of the B…