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2019 Home for the Holidays Contest: Holiday Hams

Sweet Orange Glazed Holiday Ham 1(7-pound) fully cooked boneless smoked ham 3 garlic cloves 4.25 oz orange marmalade ¼ cup Dijon mustard ¼ cup light brown sugar, packed 1 small orange, zested 1/8 cup freshly squeezed orange juice Score ham in diamond pattern. Place in a disposable shallow roasting pan. Bake uncovered in 325-degree oven

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2019 Home for the Holidays Contest: Holiday Beverages

Christmosas 2 Granny Smith apples, chopped 1 cup whole fresh cranberries 1 cup green grapes, halve d1 cup pomegranate seeds 1 cup sparkling grape juice 1 bottle champagne, prosecco or cava In a large pitcher or punch bowl, combine apples, cranberries, grapes and pomegranate seeds. Pour over sparkling grape juice and champagne and stir, then

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Pretzel Pretzel will open on Tesson Ferry

By Erin Achenbach Staff Reporter eachenbach@callnewspapers.com Pretzel Pretzel, the pretzel shop that earned a devoted following since it debuted in Affton in 2017, will be moving to a new storefront in the former Pizza Hut building on Tesson Ferry Road sometime early next year. Partners Anthony Simmons and Amber Scurlock operated Pretzel Pretzel’s first location

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Flooded homes could get FEMA buyouts

Pictured above: River City Boulevard, at the intersection of Lemay Ferry Road, was inaccessible due to rising floodwater from the River des Peres Thursday, May 30. The Mississippi River, which backs up into the River des Peres, was expected to crest the next Saturday. Photo by Erin Achenbach. By Erin Achenbach Staff Reporter eachenbach@callnewspapers.com South

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2019 Home for the Holidays Contest: Hors d’oeuvres

Snack Pizza 1 pkg crescent rolls 1 pkg (8 oz) cream cheese ⅓ cup mayonnaise 1 tbsp onion powder 1 tbsp parsley flakes 1 tbsp dill weed ¼ cup chopped tomato ¼ cup chopped green pepper ¼ cup chopped broccoli ¼ cup chopped carrot ¼ cup chopped cauliflower ¼ cup chopped green olives ¼ cup

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Affton set to become a ‘Ring Community’

With property crimes on the rise, an Affton resident is taking steps to try to get a group discount for doorbell cameras for residents who live in Affton, ZIP code 63123. Affon resident Michael Burton said that he has been working with the company Ring, owned by Amazon, which will offer Black Friday  and Cyber

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