December 19, 2021

Food

The magnificent history of the maligned and misunderstood fruitcake

Fruitcakes are known for their legendary shelf life. CSA-Printstock via Getty Images  Jeffrey Miller, Colorado State University Nothing says Christmas quite like a fruitcake – or, at the very least, a fruitcake joke. A quip attributed to former “Tonight Show” host Johnny Carson has it that “There is only one fruitcake in the entire world,

City of Prescott

City of Prescott: Christmas and New Years Holidays Hours

City Offices, Library and Solid Waste Collection Schedule City of Prescott offices and service hours will be changed by the upcoming holidays of Christmas and New Years Day. Schedule for City of Prescott Offices The City of Prescott will be closed on Friday, December 24th, in observance of the Christmas Holiday and on Friday, December

Buz Blog

Opinion: Stop Looting

“The only reward for putting up with craziness is more craziness.” Thomas Sowell In San Francisco, in 1851, and again in 1856, Vigilante Committees were formed and dispensed a crude form of justice. The 1851 committee was formed because the city had grown from a small village of eight or nine hundred to over 20,000 in just

Opinion

Opinion: Hate Hoaxes Should Be Hate Crimes

[Disclaimer: The views expressed in opinion pieces on the PrescotteNews website are solely those of the authors. These opinions do not necessarily represent those of the staff of Prescott eNews or its publisher.] A jury has convicted actor Jussie Smollett on five of six charges of disorderly conduct for lying to police about staging a “hate crime”

History

HOLY COW! HISTORY: The Drinking Song Christmas Classic

It’s one of the very first Yuletide songs the youngest of children learn. The lyrics are easy and its music is peppy, making it the ideal holiday song for little kids. Who among us hasn’t heard toddlers warbling at the top of their little lungs to adoring parents, “Jingle bells, Jingle bells,   Jingle all

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