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Leaving a legacy

There are a couple of things more important in life than just about anything—even money. Faith, family, friends and forgiveness are just a few of life’s most important things. Another thing important to many Illinois families is the family farm. It’s where roots are put down literally and figuratively. It represents more than a business. […]

The trouble with Java (continued)

Last month I told you about the bug with Java you probably had installed on your computer. Since then, many of you have contacted me asking the same question: “I installed the latest version of Java on my computer, but now it says I have all of the older versions as well. What do I […]

Sausage Rice Casserole

Saybrook Christian Church 2010 – Celebrating 150 Years Who: Saybrook Christian ChurchCost: $12, including shippingDetails: soft-backed, comb-boundPages of recipes: 123Send checks to: Linda Beatty, 40187 E. 1150 N. Rd., Saybrook, IL 61770 or call 309-475-8241. Print Recipe Sausage Rice Casserole Course Entrée Servings Ingredients 1 C. wild rice1/2 lb. ground pork sausage1 med. onion chopped1/2 […]

Pumpkin Chiffon Pie

Featuring specialty crop recipes This recipe courtesy of The Great Pumpkin Patch Print Recipe Pumpkin Chiffon Pie Course Dessert Servings pie Ingredients 2/3 C. light brown sugar1/2 tsp. Salt1/2 tsp. nutmeg1/2 C. milk1/2 tsp. ground ginger1/2 tsp. Cinnamon1-1/4 C. pumpkin cooked and mashed3 eggs separated1/2 C. granulated sugar1 pie shell baked Course Dessert Servings pie […]

Locating broadband services

Cooperative broadband service offerings were featured in last month’s magazine, and since then many of you have contacted me asking a variant of the same question, “If my co-op doesn’t offer broadband services, then where can I get service?” Unfortunately, the answer isn’t very cut and dried, but I’m going to try to give you […]

Chicago Italian Beef

Favorite Recipes Who: American Legion Post 1994 Auxiliary, Keyesport, IL Cost: $13 including shipping Details: soft-backed, comb-boundPages of recipes: 90Send checks to: Marie Ward, 21618 Robin Lane, Carlyle, IL 62231or call 618-749-9909.   Print Recipe Chicago Italian Beef Servings Ingredients 5 lbs. rump roast (do not substitute for a different type roast)2 cans beef broth1 […]

Cream Cheese In Puff Pastry With Preserves

Favorite Recipes Who: American Legion Post 1994 Auxiliary, Keyesport, IL Cost: $13 including shipping Details: soft-backed, comb-boundPages of recipes: 90Send checks to: Marie Ward, 21618 Robin Lane, Carlyle, IL 62231or call 618-749-9909. Print Recipe Cream Cheese In Puff Pastry With Preserves Servings Ingredients 1/2 pkg. frozen puff pastry thawed1 (8-oz.) pkg. Cream cheese1/8 C. toasted […]

Chicken and Sausage Jambalaya

Favorite Recipes Who: American Legion Post 1994 Auxiliary, Keyesport, IL Cost: $13 including shipping Details: soft-backed, comb-boundPages of recipes: 90Send checks to: Marie Ward, 21618 Robin Lane, Carlyle, IL 62231or call 618-749-9909. Print Recipe Chicken and Sausage Jambalaya Servings Ingredients 4-6 cooked boneless, skinless chicken breast halves cut into 1-inch strips4 C. cooked rice1 lb. […]

A time for co-ops

Cooperative businesses have ­traditionally been formed by necessity. Private enterprise was not eager to enter marginal ventures and/or remote locations, so groups formed to supply needed goods and services. Rooted in cultural ties of history and location, and focused on the common goals of similar patrons, cooperative efforts have often been the backbone of support […]

Kevin’s White Chili

Noah’s Ark Preschool Cookbook Who: Noah’s Ark Preschool in BloomingtonCost: $20 including shippingDetails: soft-backed, spiral-bound Pages of recipes: 122 Send checks to: Noah’s Ark Preschool,1617 E. Emerson St., Bloomington, IL 61701or call 309-828-1974 Print Recipe Kevin’s White Chili Servings Ingredients 5 chicken breast halves boneless, skinless1 T. oil2 med. Onions chopped4 cloves garlic minced2 (4-oz.) […]