Entertainment

Complete list of 2016 Emmy nominees

The 2016 Emmy Award nominees were announced Thursday by Anthony Anderson and Lauren Graham. The award ceremony will be held on Sunday, Sept. 18, at th ...

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Everbody Eats: What to make when the oven dies

We're eating a lot of sandwiches at my house. I wish I could say it's because it is July, and it is too hot to cook, but the truth is my oven is on it ...

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The Pig & Porter offers unique dishes, craft cocktails

Don't go to newly opened NewBo eatery The Pig & Porter looking just for pork and beer. You can get those things, but they are just the tip of the rest ...

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Cook Club: Kale Pesto

If you love vegetables, there is no better way to get them than fresh from the farm. Even better when they're delivered by the boxful to a local drop- ...

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Iowa City Jazz Festival 'a little cultural oasis'

IOWA CITY - Iowa City showed off its reputation as a music hub Friday night as the 26th annual Iowa City Jazz Festival took over the city. "Iowa City ...

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Everybody Eats: Siblings are different, but they stick together

I've always found it interesting that my siblings and I are not alike.I'm not saying we don't have anything in common. We grew up together; of course ...

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From the pantry: Fried cauliflower makes friday night fun

In our house the Friday evening meal has one requirement: it has to be fun. About a year ago my husband and I decided that we wanted to ring in the we ...

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Everybody Eats: Bring out the bourbon for tasty fudge brownies

I recently took a tour of a bourbon distillery. As a non-bourbon drinker, it was an odd way to spend a Friday afternoon, but I was in Louisville, Ky., ...

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Crimson Sunset Vineyards, Winery & Cidery remains only certified organic winery in the state

It can be tough to grow grapes in Iowa. Especially organically. It requires hardy grape varieties to survive our hot, humid, wet summers and cold, har ...

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Cook Club: Swedish sandwich opens up many wonderful options

In recent years Americans seem to be embracing open-faced sandwiches as a meal. Smashed avocado on a slice of bread is amazingly satisfying for lunch ...

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BeauSoleil replacing Buckwheat Zydeco at Iowa Arts Festival concert

Iowa City - Grammy Award-winning BeauSoleil, featuring Michael Doucet - a familiar band in the Corridor music scene - is replacing Buckwheat Zydeco on ...

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Everybody Eats: Chicken options endless

By Meredith Hines-Dochterman, For the GazetteI've always admired the people who spend an entire day cooking in order to have a week's worth of meals r ...

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Everybody Eats: Planning for a party can be both stressful, fun

A friend of mine recently spent a week in Spain after another friend texted her to say he found airline tickets for less than $300 - if they left the ...

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Report: Prince was to meet with doctor for painkiller addiction

The body of music superstar Prince was found one day before a doctor was to meet him to help end an addiction to pain killers, the Minneapolis Star Tr ...

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‘May the Fourth Be With You’: fans celebrate Star Wars Day

LONDON - From dressing up as stormtroopers to hosting movie marathons, film fans celebrated Star Wars Day on Wednesday with all things dedicated to th ...

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