Tuesday, February 7, 2012
It's Tuesday and here's what you ought to know today.
1. This week we're collecting the best places to go for Valentine's Day, as well as what to do and what not to do on Valentine's Day. Stay tuned. 2. Got a romantic story about how you got engaged? Share it with Patch. We're collecting them and working on a couple of surprises next week. 3. Drop-In Story Time at the Children's Room in the Main Library from 10:30 to 11 a.m. is for children from 3 1/2 to 5 years old. 4. More than 200 pieces of artwork are on display in the Plymouth Center for the Arts' Winter Show. Be sure to notice the 4 ribbon winners and remember to vote for your favorite piece. The Most Popular ribbon will be awarded at the Opening Reception of the next show. 5. Help suport Masonic Charities and buy your tickets to the …
Monday, February 6, 2012
Chocolate is healthy! At least some types are, so here's a little information about chocolate's health benefits and where to get that healthy stuff in Plymouth.
Chocolate is a staple of Valentine's Day, and for good reason. It's a sinfully sweet treat, of course, but it also contains flavonoids, a type of antioxidant that has been shown to have health benefits for the very target of Cupid's arrow—the heart. But not all chocolate products are created equal: they can vary wildly in flavonoid content, fat and calories, and quality of ingredients. So how can you be sure you're expressing your love with the most healthful chocolate option? According to dietitian Gloria Tsang, many products you might find in the chocolates section of your grocery store or gift shop have much more sugar and fat than real chocolate. "It's always a good idea to stick to real chocolate rather than candies and bars with …
It's Monday, the Patriots lost, but don't despair yet. Here are five things to keep you going.
1. This week we're collecting the best places to go for Valentine's Day, as well as what to do and what not to do on Valentine's Day. Stay tuned. 2. Got a romantic story about how you got engaged? Share it with Patch. We're collecting them and working on a couple of surprises next week. 3.Mother Goose on the Loose from 10 to 10:30 a.m. at Manomet Branch Library. 4. Still depressed about the Patriots? Well, just keep in mind, the Bruins are in first place in their division and pitchers and catchers head to Florida in less than two weeks. 5. Help suport Masonic Charities and buy your tickets to the Plymouth Masonic Lodge's Scotch Tasting, Feb. 18. The cost is $25 per person. Call 508-493-7696.
Friday, February 3, 2012
It's finally Friday. The Super Bowl is Sunday. What do we do between now and then?
1. Sign up for the next "Women Mean Business" Networking Lunch at Sam Diego's. It's $25 for members of the Plymouth Area Chamber of Commerce and $45 for non-members. Register here. 2. So, the groundhog saw its shadow yesterday, and then it snowed. Check today's weather report. 3. Don't forget to show us your support for the Patriots and post photos of you and the kids in your Pats gear. Lean how here. 4. Share your love story for Valentine's Day. We're working on some surprises. Email Casey.Meserve@Patch.com 5. Still don't know where to watch the big game? Here are some suggestions.