The end of an era

Say what you will about him. He was controversial, to be sure. But George Steinbrenner, who died this morning at his home in Tampa, Florida at the age of 80, changed the New York Yankees, their fans and, arguably, the city. He paid $10 million for them in 1973; today...

And, finally, the shortbread

Brown Sugar-Pecan Shortbread from David Lebovitz’s beautiful new book, “Ready for Dessert” – his best recipes and I can’t wait to try many of them. These, by the way, are delicious!