What’s Happening Today – December 16, 2020
Today on DelmarvaLife –
The building housing the Milton Theatre has stood in its location for more than a hundred years. Earlier this week, management made the heartbreaking decision to close the doors indefinitely. We talk with them about what this means and how the community can help.
This Friday, Nashville artists and Ocean City native, Jimmy Charles headlines “Don’t Stop Believin’ Christmas Concert and Benefit” at Hoppers Taphouse and Pavillion in Salisbury. The family-friendly event benefits the Believe in Tomorrow Children’s House by the sea. We talk to Jimmy about the upcoming show.
In today’s Wellness Wednesday, we recap the many services and partnerships made possible by the Worcester County Health Department.
How about a Christmas gift that won’t fit under the tree. We visit Shore Appliance Connection in Salisbury to see the selection of gifts that keep giving long after Christmas is over.
Katie visit Cabin Fever Play Centre in Cambridge to see how kids can safely use their imaginations, play at their own pace, and most importantly, have fun.
We show off more pictures of ornaments sent in by our viewers and hear the stories behind them.
The Star Democrat article on George Jackson and his 41 years of sending scrolls to troops overseas.
Grandma Irma’s Red Cabbage
Grandma Irma’s Red Cabbage packs a flavorful and crunchy punch. This taste bud-pleasing side dish cooks up easily in a slow cooker, and goes with just about any main dish you want to pair it with!
What You’ll Need
- 1 red cabbage, shredded (about 2-3/4 pounds)
- 2 Granny Smith apples, peeled and sliced
- 4 tablespoons butter
- 1/4 cup apple cider vinegar
- 1 bay leaf
- 1/4 cup brown sugar
- 1 teaspoon salt
- 1/4 teaspoon black pepper
- 1/4 teaspoon ground cloves
What to Do
- In a 5- to 6-quart slow cooker, combine all ingredients.
- Cover and cook on LOW setting 3-1/2 hours, or until liquid is absorbed and cabbage is tender. Remove and discard bay leaf.
Using a slow cooker makes cooking vegetables a snap! Your gang is also sure to love our recipe for Creamy Corn for a Crowd!
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Our annual effort to “Bless Our Children” to ensure every child on Delmarva has a magical Christmas, is underway. This year, the need is so much greater than in the best. We’ve raised more than 156,000 dollars and that will help a lot of families. But, we have a long way to go to ensure every child on Delmarva has a gift to open Christmas morning. If you’d like to donate, send us a card with a check to 1729 North Salisbury Blvd, Salisbury, MD, 21801 or donate online at blessourchildren.org. From the bottom of our hearts, we thank you for giving such a difficult year.