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Holiday drinks need to look every bit as good as they taste

Holiday drinks need to look every bit as good as they taste

For bartenders like Tannille Riccitello, it’s nearly as important that a drink looks every bit as good as it tastes.

Spice up your wardrobe this Christmas season

Spice up your wardrobe this Christmas season

’Tis the season for parties.

Cookie recipe: Garibaldis

Cookie recipe: Garibaldis

These are reminiscent of Eccles cakes, the U.K.’s flaky, currant-laden pastries.

Cookie recipe: Lime Cornmeal Cookie

Cookie recipe: Lime Cornmeal Cookie

These have a surprisingly complex flavor: bright lime with the sweetness of cornmeal.

Ever had SUNY-Cobleskill's famous Christmas cheesecake?

Ever had SUNY-Cobleskill's famous Christmas cheesecake?

Ever participated in a cheesecake-baking marathon?

Great ideas for outdoor lovers, golfers

Great ideas for outdoor lovers, golfers

The best thing about shopping for the outdoors lover or golfer on your holiday gift list is that you have so many choices that are sure to be hits with the recipients.
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Jewelry gadget guide: Add some brain to your bling

Jewelry gadget guide: Add some brain to your bling

Today, you can get a beautiful piece of jewelry or a fancy watch disguised as a tracker.

Classical listening delights, wrapped in gift boxe

Classical listening delights, wrapped in gift boxe

Here’s a look at our highly recommended classical boxed sets for gift-givers and receivers this holiday season, listed in descending order of price.

Lots of ideas for the bookworms on your list

Lots of ideas for the bookworms on your list

A list of book suggestions for this holiday season.

For a thoughtful gift, try thinking outside the box

For a thoughtful gift, try thinking outside the box

Why settle for run-of-the-mill holiday gift wrapping when there are dozens of wonderful papers available?

20 must-haves for the traveler on your list

20 must-haves for the traveler on your list

Whether you want to name-check Jack Kerouac at customs or drink beer in all 50 states, you’ll find something to like on our list of 20 travel must-haves for 2016:

Generosity helps winner of Gazette Cookie Contest

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Generosity helps winner of Gazette Cookie Contest

Margaret Warner takes doctors’ medicines.

Sweet and savory: SCCC’s Chef Rocco Verrigni builds on family Christmas Eve traditions

Sweet and savory: SCCC’s Chef Rocco Verrigni builds on family Christmas Eve traditions

Chef Rocco Verrigni shares some of his favorite family recipes.

Lots of choices for the skiers on your list

Lots of choices for the skiers on your list

his is a great time of year to be part of a skiing or snowboard family.

Mark McGuire: The 11th step of Christmas

Christmas morning is giggling outside the closed bedroom door, waiting impatiently for what could pass for a decent hour so the heads of the house can be awakened without retribution.

Perreca’s baking traditional panettone every day, right up until Christmas

Perreca’s baking traditional panettone every day, right up until Christmas

In a small back room at Perreca’s Bakery in Schenectady, Maria Perreca Papa is in a jolly mood.

Rosemary-pepper roast beef with butter potatoes

Rosemary-pepper roast beef with butter potatoes

Not a ham lover? Tired of turkey? Try this classic holiday recipe.

In Round Lake, the night is ablaze with Christmas color

In Round Lake, the night is ablaze with Christmas color

After months of hanging twinkling lights and arranging mammoth holiday displays, Quick Response is hosting its 15th annual Santa’s Playland on Route 9 this holiday season. Once again, the community is encouraged to enjoy the winter magic for free

Vintage ornaments are in high demand this Christmas season

Vintage ornaments are in high demand this Christmas season

The demand for vintage Christmas ornaments has exploded, according to Michael Messinger, owner of the Christmas Gift Shoppe on Route 50 just east of Saratoga Springs.

Roasted beet and citrus salad

Roasted beet and citrus salad

This colorful salad will be a welcomed addition to your holiday meal.

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