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Did You Know That Corned Beef and Cabbage is Not an Irish Meal?

It is funny how we Americans consume certain foods with certain holidays. Like turkey on Thanksgiving Day and corned beef on St. Patrick’s Day.  Both could be eaten anytime of the year, but we seem to usually devour it on the appropriate holiday instead. Of course the turkey is an All-American bird and it fits the holiday in November, but, in what may surprise many, corned beef and cabbage is not the main staple in Ireland on St. Patrick's Day.   

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iStock

The 67th Annual St. Patrick’s Dinner is Set for Saturday at K of C

The 67th Annual St. Patrick’s Dinner continuing in the St. Boniface Tradition and hosted by Blessed Sacrament Parish will be held on Saturday, March 12 at the Knights of Columbus in Quincy. 

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ThinkStock

The Oldest Restaurants by State

Here's something I've never really thought about, but it's pretty neat. ThrillList.com has done a bunch of research and tracked down the oldest continuously operating restaurants for each state, and Washington D.C. 

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Horizon's Social Services

Horizon’s Empty Bowl Event is this Sunday

Plans are underway to hold the Horizon's Empty Bowls 2016 at Quincy Senior High School this Sunday.  The event will be held Sunday from 11:00 a.m.  to  2:00 p.m. at the Quincy Senior High Cafeteria at 3322 Maine Street in Quincy.

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Unusual Things You Can Cook on the Grill [Video]

It's fun to cook outdoors whenever possible. Here are a few unique items we bet you've never even considered trying to cook on the grill!

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Zombie Food? Would You Eat a Brain Sandwich?

People eat bizarre things. Just watch the Travel Channel, which has run features on all sorts of weird food items, like cobra wine, fish eyes and cooked bat. Most times, the foods we find really off-the-wall are prepared in foreign countries, but here's one popular in certain areas of the United States. The brain sandwich.

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Should Tips Go Away in Restaurants? [Poll]

There appears to be a change coming in the restaurant business. That change has to do with how we as customers pay our bill and the way we tip our server.

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Kurt Parsons

The Best Regional Foods in the Midwest

I learned something recently while watching PBS, and I bet I'm not the only one that did not know this.

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Joe Raedle,Getty Images

Good Luck With the New Year’s Diet!

It's funny, if you sit back and watch the things that go on around you, you'll get a whole new perspective on those things. It seems like everyone in January starts the year off with a resolution of "I am going to lose weight." That's all well and good, but as anyone trying to lose weight will tell you, it's easier said than done. There are all kinds of things to drag you back into caloric intake.

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Restaurants That are Open on Christmas in Quincy and Hannibal

Christmas can be a tiring day. You wake up and rush to the Christmas tree, where you either come to kids eager to open their gifts or await for the rest of your family to wake up so you can begin unwrapping. Then in a frenzy, gift after gift is torn apart with wrapping paper scattered across the house. Once you see the mess of opening presents, you might not have the energy to make dinner. And if you feel inclined to go out to eat on Christmas day in the Quincy/Hannibal area, you have some options.

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