Get out and enjoy the holiday weekend
Friday, November 23, 2012
Thursday, November 22, 2012
Whether you need a caffeine jolt, dinner or a cocktail, here's where you can -- and can't -- go.
Man cannot live by turkey alone. Especially if they have to drive to get it. Whether you need a cup of coffee, a bit of breakfast, or a beer with friends, we've got you covered. Here are some of the restaurants around Westlake, and whether they're open or closed for Thanksgiving. Do you know of another one? Share it in the comments. Caribou Coffee: Open 7 a.m.-5 p.m. Starbucks: Open 7 a.m.-4 p.m. Panera Bread: Closed Thanksgiving. SB Eighty One: Serving Thanksgiving dinner buffet starting at 11 a.m. Thanksgiving. Call 440-835-3559 for reservations. Mahle's Restaurant & Lounge: Open noon-5 p.m. Bob Evans: Closed Thanksgiving. The Rusty Barrel: Open 6 p.m.-2 a.m., kitchen closed. Claudette's Cafe: Closed Thanksgiving. McDonald's: Open 5:30a…
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Wednesday, November 21, 2012
Tell us what fills your plate, and share memories and recipes in the comments
Thanksgiving is one of the ultimate food holidays. Just about everything to do with the day is centered around food: Shopping for it, preparing it, eating it, watching football after eating it because you're too stuffed to do anything else. It's also about tradition. Woe be unto those who decide they want to make glazed carrots instead of the usual green bean casserole. They could end up getting booked on a guilt trip. When we gather together at the Thanksgiving table, what dish do you reach for after (or before) the turkey? What is the one dish that must be there no matter what? For my sister, it's creamed onions. For my father-in-law, it's sweet potato casserole. Have you ever shaken up the Thanksgiving menu, and how was that received …
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 …