Thursday, November 22, 2012
Haven from Hunger is open to all, starting at noon Thanksgiving Day.
The operators of Wenham Tea House, Henry's Fine Foods of Beverly, will be helping serve Thanksgiving dinner at Haven from Hunger at noon on Thanksgiving Day, according to Haven from Hunger Executive Director Alyse Barbash. It is open to all. "Thanks to the continued generosity of Henry's Market of Beverly, who will be preparing and serving dinner this year as they have many years in the past," Barbash said. "We've been doing it now for years - every Thanksgiving - along with some other institutions," said Chris Keohane, operations manager at the Tea House. Keohane said he will be there with his father, John, brother Jason and mother, Janet.
Monday, November 19, 2012
If you have not bought a Thanksgiving turkey yet, take a look at the local turkey prices as Thanksgiving approaches.
Turkey prices range from 59 cents to $3.29 per pound this week at the grocery stores in Hamilton and Wenham and nearby. Here's a sampling of turkey prices (per pound) at Crosby's Marketplace in Hamilton plus Shaw's and Stop and Stop in North Beverly. In addition to the brands and prices listed in the chart, some other turkeys available include fresh Shady Brooks Farms at Crosby's for $1.29 per pound and Plainville for $2.99 per pound. At Shaw's, fresh Wild Harvest turkeys are $2.99 per pound or $2.49 with a card, fresh Jennie-O for $1.39 or 99 cents with a card and frozen Honeysuckle for $1.19 or 69 cents with a card. At Stop and Shop, Nature's Promise is $2.59 per pound or $2.29 with a card. A fresh Stop and Shop turkey is $1.29 per pound…
Saturday, November 17, 2012
A look at restaurants around the North Shore who will be open on Thanksgiving.
Want to have the weight lifted off your shoulders and have someone else serve your family on Thanksgiving? Here's a look at restaurants around the North Shore that will be open on Thanksgiving. None of the restaurants in the two towns, including 15 Walnut, Black Cow, The Weathervane or Wenham Tea House, will be open on the holiday. But there are several options in nearby communities. If you know of another restaurant that will be open on Thanksgiving, let us know in the comment I Pazzi TGI Friday's Brutole Danversport Yacht Club Beverly Depot Century House Champion's Pub Legal Seafoods Red's Kitchen & Tavern The Lobster Shanty Passage of India The Farm Tom Shea's 1640 Hart House Samuel’s Restaurant at the Andover Inn On the Bone at the …