Month: April 2015

How to Make Your Own Venison Jerky

How to Make Your Own Venison Jerky

A good, tender piece of jerky, balanced somewhere between sweet and savory can be a superbly satisfying snack. In contrast, a small bag of jerky at the grocery store can be as much as $10, and there’s no guarantee that it will be fresh. Why […]

The Sweet Success of Wittich’s Candy Store

The Sweet Success of Wittich’s Candy Store

The inside of Wittich’s Candy Store in Circleville looks like a 1950s ice cream shop and smells like a sugary daydream. On this particular morning the shop has an especially sweet aroma.  Owner Janet Wittich says she made a batch of honey nougat caramel creams the night before. Those […]

Skatopia: A skater’s paradise

Skatopia: A skater’s paradise

Brewce Martin has skating in his blood. He has always wanted to own a skate park, and in 1995, he finally got his wish. Brewce and his son, Brandon, who was 10 years old at the time, were evicted from their West Virginia home for […]