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Mixing of Thanksgiving cultures is the perfect recipe

The dining table is set fora typical Thanksgiving dinner.

By Charley Hutton, Advertising & Subscriptions Manager

November 20, 2019

Ever since the very first one, the ‘traditional’ American Thanksgiving has been evolving and changing to welcome new cultures and backgrounds. With its immigrant-rich population, Montgomery County is known for being full of diversity and different cultures, and WCHS with first-generation Americans...

The Turkey Bowl: A national tradition

Family and friends of junior Eli Promisel gather for their anual game of Thanksgiving football.

By Jake Certner and Christian Edwards

November 25, 2014

Thanksgiving: a time for family, food, friends and football. Thanksgiving is about bringing people together; while some people may gather around a turkey, there are plenty of others—at Churchill and across America—who gather around the pigskin. “Football on Thanksgiving is just one of those...

CHS looks at different Thanksgiving treats

CHS looks at different Thanksgiving treats

By Katherine Michael, Staff Writer

November 27, 2013

As Thanksgiving approaches, CHS students are caught daydreaming about the feast they will soon consume this Thursday night. America celebrates Thanksgiving by feasting on the same food the Plymouth colonists and Wampanoag Indians shared hundreds of years ago. These tasty dishes, especially the desserts,...

The Observer Cookbook: Cranberry Horseradish Relish

The Observer Cookbook: Cranberry Horseradish Relish

By Tyler Mead, Online Features Editor

November 21, 2012

Thanksgiving, arguably the best holiday, is fast approaching. Tradition is nice but it’s time we forget the typical gelatinous cranberry sauce and spice things up a bit with cranberry horseradish relish. This recipe is extremely simple to make and will make any turkey, baked or fried, an even more...

Football sacks holiday family fun time

Football sacks holiday family fun time

By Thomas Geenen, Staff Writer

November 21, 2011

 Turkey Day. An entire 24 hours set aside to enjoy family and food. A time when relatives fly from across the country to be with people they do not often see. A table carefully draped with fall colors and tacky centerpieces to highlight the famed bird. A football-fueled marathon. The NFL Thanksgiving Classic has...

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