On Wednesday, The Salvation Army Boys & Girls Clubs of Charleston will begin serving free lunch and snacks for children 18 years of age and under through the federally funded Summer Food Service Program.

When the organizers of FestivALL’s Jazz & Jambalaya were making plans for the annual event taking place this weekend, they certainly didn’t buy up frozen, pre-prepped boxes of the traditional Louisiana fare. And they didn’t ask a local chef to do the honors — because, as anyone who’s eve…

There’s a lot to be said for summer dinners on the porch, picnics and reunions. But let’s face it, as much as we all love Mom’s potato salad and Aunt Clare’s kale creation, sometimes we need a refreshing and light little bite.

In the middle of winter and into early spring, something yellow and sparkly slowly arrives on the produce shelves in West Virginia and beyond. They may look somewhat like regular lemons, but if you look closely, they are a bit smaller and rounder than regular lemons, and they have a lovely, …

Trading in ribs and pulled pork from the Charley West BBQ Fest two Saturdays ago for pretty much all the things at this past Saturday’s Taste-of-ALL, it was another weekend of celebratory (over)eating in the capital city.

To kick-start the Memorial Day Weekend festivities, Charleston’s annual Taste-of-ALL, a FestivALL event, invited foodies from around the Kanawha Valley and beyond to take a bite out of the city’s best eats on Saturday.

Did you know that there are about 14,000 different species of mushrooms? While many of them are inedible, the ones that are edible can be counted on to add delicious flavors to many dishes on your table.

Funerals for Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Berdine, Robert - 2 p.m., Stump Funeral Home & Cremation Inc., Arnoldsburg.

Bonsall, Buddy - 11 a.m., Good Shepherd Mortuary, South Charleston.

Holstein, Gary - 2 p.m., Handley Funeral Home, Danville.

Keener, John - 8 p.m., Roach Funeral Home, Gassaway.

Miller, Edward - 1 p.m., Taylor-Vandale Funeral Home, Spencer.

Wright, Virginia - 11 a.m., Nitro Church of God, Nitro.