December issue of Radish in stands now!


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Posted Online: Dec. 01, 2012, 11:20 pm
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By Sarah J. Gardner sjgardner@qconline.com
Whether your gift list includes an outdoor enthusiast or a foodie with a taste for local fare, the December issue of Radish magazine is packed with gift ideas sure to delight well beyond the holiday season.

Also in this month's Radish:

– Bite by bite: Festive appetizers for your holiday gatherings.

– All wrapped up: Creative, eco-friendly alternatives to gift wrap.

– On the lookout: Tips for successfully observing wildlife in winter.

– Soy, rice or other? A taste test of diary alternatives for the best chai.

– Faith in motion: Imani! Dancers Ensemble connects the spirit with the dance.

– A better burn: Get cozy with some eco-friendly fireplace alternatives.

– Beyond the banquet: With the right frame of mind, every meal can be a feast.

Radish is a complimentary magazine devoted to living a healthful Midwest lifestyle. It is published by Moline Dispatch Publishing Co. LLC and its parent company, Small Newspaper Group. It is available at many local businesses, including Hy-Vee stores.

For more information, visit radishmagazine.com.



















 



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  Today is Monday, Oct. 20, the 293rd day of 2014. There are 72 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: The store of Devoe and Crampton was entered and robbed of about $500 worth of gold pens and pocket cutlery last night.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Michael Malloy was named president of the Tri-City Stone Cutters Union.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Dewitte C. Poole, former Moline newspaperman serving as vice consul general for the United States government in Paris, declared in a letter to friends that the once gay Paris is a city of sadness and desolation.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Plans for the construction of an $80,000 wholesale bakery at 2011 4th Ave. were announced by Harry and Nick Coin, of Rock Island. It is to be known as the Banquet Bakery.
1964 -- 50 years ago: An application has been filed for a state permit to organize a savings and loan association in Moline, it was announced. The applicants are Ben Butterworth, A.B. Lundahl, C. Richard Evans, John Harris, George Crampton and William Getz, all of Moline, Charles Roberts, Rock Island, and Charles Johnson, of Hampton.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Indian summer is quickly disappearing as temperatures slide into the 40s and 50s this week. Last week, highs were in the 80s.


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