Stories for June 13, 2012
Host Christopher Kimball visits Toscanini’s to learn the secrets behind professional ice-cream making. Next, test cook Bridget Lancaster shows Chris how to make the best homemade ice cream. Then, equipment expert Adam Ried reveals his pick for the top ice-cream makers, and tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges Chris to a tasting of vanilla beans. And finally, test cook Julia Collin Davison reveals the secrets to the perfect chocolate pudding.
More than a million people in the California Public Employees’ Retirement System should expect to see their health premiums rise next year by an average of about 30 dollars a month.
AUSTIN CITY LIMITS presents great American music with the Steve Miller Band and the Preservation Hall Jazz Band. Miller performs classic blues tunes as well as his hits. The Preservation Hall Jazz Band presents classic New Orleans jazz with special guests the Del McCoury Band and Jim James of My Morning Jacket.
Although expulsion and suspension rates overall are falling across San Diego County, middle schools are the exception. Their suspension rates are holding steady. Experts say this is no surprise. As children grow into adulthood, challenging authority and breaking the rules are part of the transition.
Chula Vista becomes part of the 2012 London Olympic excitement with the opening of the Team USA Shop located in its U.S. Olympic Training Center.