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Sunday | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Locavores gather for Eat Local Resource Fair

You can learn the answer at the Eat Local Resource Fair from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Local Food, Milwaukee, WI, Entertainment

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Creative Loafing

North Carolina apple days are upon us already

When you think "apples," you probably picture cool October days and candied Halloween treats.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Charlotte, NC, Myers Park (Charlotte, NC), Pilot Mountain, NC, Fruits, Surry County, NC

Wed Aug 27, 2014

New York Post

Hudson Square coming alive with new condos

"Five years ago, we got our first pharmacy," says Ellen Baer, the president of Hudson Square BID, about new happenings in the neighborhood that sits on SoHo's western end.


Related Topix: New York, NY, Manhattan, NY, Tribeca (New York, NY), Greenwich Village (New York, NY), North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom, Life, Food

Tampa Bay Newspapers

Balance is key to eating organic foods

Dietician Linda Siesel of Seminole holds up some celery as an example of healthy food that parents should be encouraging their children to eat.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Organic Food, Opinion

Creative Loafing Atlanta

APS gives West End urban farm one more year to operate on school property

Patchwork City Farms, shown above at Brown Middle School, was prepared to find a new home if APS didn't renew lease A well-regarded urban farm will continue operating at Brown Middle School after Atlanta Public Schools last week backed off a surprise decision not to renew its lease.


Related Topix: West End (Atlanta, GA), Home Gardening, Home, Fulton County, GA, Atlanta, GA, Agriculture, Science, Life, Food

Salt Lake Tribune

Food briefs: Salt Lake has worst tippers, survey says

The results from Food & Wine magazine's "America's Favorite Food Cities" poll are in, and diners have determined that Salt Lake City has the fewest pompous foodies but also has the worst tippers.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Downtown (Seattle, WA), Montlake (Seattle, WA), University Village (Seattle, WA), Maple Leaf (Seattle, WA), Capitol Hill (Seattle, WA)

Grub Street

Curry Night at Achilles Heel; Special Coffee at Joe

She will serve a menu of London-curry-house-inspired dishes. No reservations accepted; all menu items A la carte.


Related Topix: Dining, Drink, Whiskey, Liquor, Life, Food

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Seattle Weekly

Bumbershoot: Visual Arts You Can Eat

Don't play with your food-that may be the most frequent and earliest-recollected directive of childhood.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Potatoes, Vegetables, Home Gardening, Home, World News, Japan, New York

East Bay Express

Re: East Oakland's Grilled Links Kings

On a bright Saturday afternoon in August, the line was five deep at East Oakland's most famous grilled links and hot dog stand, and an older African American woman was telling the proprietors that she thanks Jesus for them, and for all of their success.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining

Denver Westword

Slow Food Denver Offers Microgrants to Local Food Organizations

Slow Food USA is about more than just cooking and enjoying good food while decrying the downfalls of the average American diet.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Madison Publishing

VOP wants ideas for agricultural land use

Pembertonians are anxious to share their ideas about how to use the agricultural land for which the Village of Pemberton recently received tenure, said Caroline Lamont, manager of development services with the VOP.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Life, Food, Home Gardening, Home

Endangered monkey flown by British Airways from Maldives to England sanctuary

British Airways transported an endangered Slow Loris monkey from Maldives to England in August.


Related Topix: Maldives, World News, Asia, Life, Food

A Look at the Rome Sustainable Food Project, Alice Waters' Effort to...

When I arrived in Rome nearly 12 years ago, I landed with the delusion that the Italian capital's markets and tables were heaped with local, seasonal and organic produce meticulously chosen for its unparalleled quality, flavor and freshness.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Alice Waters, Organic Food, Home Listing, Home

The Winnipeg Free Press

Nova Scotia food and film fest offers feast for eyes and bellies alike

Anthony Bourdain, a celebrity chef turned food writer and journalist acclaimed for his food travel series "Parts Unknown" and "No Reservations," as well as his best-selling book "Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly" will make an appearance at "Devour! The Food Film Fest."


Related Topix: Life, Food, Kitchen Confidential, Books, Anthony Bourdain, Chefs, Canada, Travel

Sun Aug 24, 2014


Garden guru John Forti says goodbye to Strawbery Banke

Sitting inside the magical gazebo in the Victorian Children's Garden at the Strawbery Banke Museum, John Forti reflected on his past 12 years as curator of historic landscapes at the museum on Thursday.


Related Topix: Home Gardening, Home, Wellesley, MA, Life, Food, Family, Kids, Plymouth, MA, Norwell, MA

Fri Aug 22, 2014

East Bay Express

East Oakland's Grilled Links Kings

On a bright Saturday afternoon in August, the line was five deep at East Oakland's most famous grilled links and hot dog stand, and an older African American woman was telling the proprietors that she thanks Jesus for them, and for all of their success.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining

Kane Co. Chronicle

Fox Valley Holistic Health Celebration set in Geneva

GENEVA – Soup to Nuts, 716 W. State St., Geneva, is hosting the Fox Valley Holistic Health Celebration, beginning with a Buddhist blessing, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday outside of the store.


Related Topix: Medicine, Holistic Health, Geneva, IL, Health, Reflexology, Acupuncture, Aromatherapy, Life, Food

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Sydney Morning Herald

Peeling back the wall of sound at Ballarat's Festival of Slow Music

Spiderbait's Whitt will play an unamplified solo set at the Festival of Slow Music in Ballarat.


Related Topix: Life, Food

Pique News Magazine

BioBlitz slithers its way to Pemberton

PLEASE BRAKE FOR SNAKES Volunteer scientists taking part in the Whistler BioBlitz will explore Pemberton for the first time this year in the area where the endangered sharp-tailed snake, pictured, was spotted in 2011, the first confirmed sighting of the species in Mainland B.C. Whistler BioBlitz, the annual 24-hour race to catalogue as many species ... (more)


Related Topix: Canada, Life, Food

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Wall Street Journal

Ouzo-Drenched Mussels With Fennel and Tomatoes

At Manhattan's Balaboosta, chef Einat Admony cooks mussels with shallots, fennel, tomatoes and herbs in a fragrant broth of white wine, ouzo, butter and olive oil.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Recipes, Dining