It's not too late to protect yourself and your family from influenza.
Haven't gotten your flu vaccine yet? Flu season is upon us, and it's hitting New Jersey hard, and the arctic blast engulfing the area in single-digit temperatures is not helping. According to the state health department, every county is reporting either "moderate" or "high" levels of influenza. And chances are, if you are out and about, people around you are suffering with sniffles, sneezing or stomach ailments. The flu can be deadly. And it was deadly for a 12-year-old Bergen County girl who lost her life in early January, said Dawn Thomas, a state Health Department spokesperson. So if you have not gotten the flu shot, the Centers for Disease Control recommend that you get to it. Flu season can go on until May, but it is not too late to …
If you need a new recipe for your holiday bird, give one of these unique turkey twists a try.
Monday, December 17, 2012
There are many ways to cook everyone’s favorite holiday bird. Each family has its own special technique for cooking a turkey, whether it's using an old family recipe, adding a secret ingredient or shopping at a certain store in town that helps make the turkey taste all the better. In Parsippany, you can find all the ingredients you need to roast your bird—including the turkey itself—at the Arlington Plaza Shop Rite, Pathmark on Route 46 and Super Foodtown on North Beverwyck Road in Lake Hiawatha. Closer to Route 10 and Morris Plains? Consider the Shop Rite at Routes 10 and 202 and the Route 202 Stop & Shop. If you're hosting Christmas supper this year, you can try any of the recipes below to add a new kick to your feast. If you're …