Read to A Therapy Dog Reading to dogs can boost reading skills in children as well as help with emotional and social skills. VENUE INFORMATION: Onondaga County Public Library Mundy Branch 1204 S. Geddes St. Syracuse, NY 13204 315-435-3797 More information at: http://www.onlib.org/events/read-therapy-dog

Photo and Recipe retrieved from: http://frigocheese.com/recipes/gourmet-pigs-in-a-blanket Pig In A Blanket 1 cup Frigo® Whole Milk Mozzarella Cheese, shredded ½ cup Frigo® Shredded Parmesan Cheese ½ cup bacon, diced small and cooked until crispy 1 small red bell pepper, diced small 1 small sweet apple (like Honey Crisp or Gala), diced small ½ cup dates, finely…

Photo and Recipe retrieved from: http://www.foodnetwork.com/recipes/paula-deen/taco-soup-recipe Ingredients 2 pounds ground beef 2 cups diced onions Two 15 1/2-ounce cans pinto beans One 15 1/2-ounce can pink kidney beans One 15 1/4-ounce can whole kernel corn, drained One 14 1/2-ounce can Mexican-style stewed tomatoes One 14 1/2-ounce can diced tomatoes One 14 1/2-ounce can tomatoes with…

Image and Recipes taken from: www.allrecipes.com Today, we are going to offer a way to use just about every part of a pumpkin, and offer simple recipes to do so. Let’s take small sugar pumpkins and turn them into delicious Roasted Pumpkins and use the seeds for Cinnamon Toast Pumpkin Seeds. Roasted Pumpkin http://allrecipes.com/recipe/40447/roasted-pumpkins/ Ingredients:…

Zucchini originated in Italy and is said to have made it’s way to the United States when immigrants came to the country. Technically, zucchini is considered a fruit, but when cooked or prepared, it is treated as a vegetable. There are many benefits to eating this food due to the fact they contain folate, potassium,…

Acorn squash is native to North and Central Americas. It was introduced to European settlers by Native Americans. It is more nutrient dense than its summer relatives, zucchini and yellow squash. Some of the health benefits of acorn squash include its ability to boost the immune system, prevent certain types of cancer, improve vision, protect…

“The mission of the Regional Market Authority is to provide facilities, programs and service to promote opportunities for Agriculture and commerce in Central New York” Market Office is located in the Welcome Center (Between Shed A and the Administration Building): Lost & Found Obtain debit/credit or EBT tokens License signing General Inquiries For questions during…

Barley Minestrone PREP TIME: 25 MIN COOK TIME: 50 MIN READY IN: 1 HR 15 MIN SERVINGS: 10 Ingredients 1 tbsp. olive oil 2 c. green cabbage 2 c. green cabbage 2 large carrots 2 large celery stalks 1 medium zucchini 1/2 lb. green beans 1 medium onion 1-2 clove garlic 4-5 cups chicken broth,…

It’s no wonder that January is National Hot Tea Month, National Oatmeal Month, and National Soup Month. It’s cold. It’s also the time of year when people go on diets and start exercising more frequently. If your New Year’s Resolution was to lose weight or improve your health, or if you just want your belly…