I made sweet potato and ham chowder last week for a class I was teaching at Southern Home & Kitchen — and it was a big hit.
Twists played a big role in two of the new shows I was most anticipating this fall: NBC’s “This Is Us” and Fox’s “Pitch.”
Liberty School 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon (Paso Robles, Calif., $16) has cedar and blackberry aromas and flavors with a touch of vanilla. It’s a simple and straightforward cab, but nonetheless enjoyable. Look for sale prices in the $10 to $15 range. Widely available.
NEW YORK (AP) — Movie stars don't open movies anymore? Tell that to Denzel Washington and Tom Hanks.
Built in 1911, the Villa Maria is one of the most iconic homes in Lynchburg. Over the years, the 15,000-square-foot Georgian Revival-style mansion has served as a private home, a Catholic school and an event space. Current owners Mark Little and Todd Leap bought it in 2013 and have spent the past couple of years restoring the home and grounds.
Like many people in Lynchburg, Mark Little has long been intrigued by the historic Villa Maria on Rivermont Avenue.
Deciding to remake "The Magnificent Seven " with a fresh batch of movie stars is certainly no sin.