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    Mars Cafe owners to open Mars Coffee Bar; Chef Sam Auen readies for two openings
    The owners of Mars Cafe (Mark Movic, Angela Johnson, Amedeo Rossi, Justin Schoen, and Daniel Bosman) announced yesterday that they will be opening a second location in late March of next year. Mars Coffee Bar will go in at 505 East 5th Street,...
  • Commonwealth Tavern
    New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day at Commonwealth Tavern in Roscoe Village
    At Commonwealth Tavern in Chicago’s Roscoe Village, the concept merges local-sustainable, sophisticated food with a sports bar. The menu sources from River Valley Ranch for greens and mushrooms, Ellis Family Farms for fruit, and Slagel...
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    New Year's Eve 2014 Dinners
    If you’re looking for a scrumptious meal to ring in the New Year, you have plenty of options. From sushi, to pizza, to elegant prix fixe menus, San Diego is rolling out its best cuisine this holiday. Take a gander at this list, to find the...
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    Whole Foods Market news: lobster special, holiday selections, and raffle prizes
    Whole Foods Market in Northern California, including stores in Santa Cruz and Capitola, has lots of selections for the 2014 holiday season including food and gifts. Also, just for today, Friday, Dec. 19, the Capitola and Santa Cruz locations are...
  • A taste of Maryland wines for the holidays
    The perfect holiday gift for the wine enthusiast
    Whether you are a holiday gift procrastinator, the conscientious gift giver finding the ideal gift for friend or family or blinded by all the choices – look no further for that special gift for the person who loves wines, enjoys tasting...
  • Candlelight Vigil for Victims of Peshawar Attack
    Dear Pakistan: I'm Sorry.
    Dear Pakistan,I have very few memories of you. I guess the main reason is that mine was a developing cranium storing new information and blurring the old. I left a bit early and didn’t hold you close enough to my bosom to maintain but a few,...
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    Uberrito….It’s just Mission Burrito
    In case you are wondering what this new sign, Überrito, is doing where Mission Burrito used to be, it’s that Mission Burrito is now called Überrito. It’s the same thing with a new name, which was mandated after Mission Burrito lost a...
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    The Evolution of Coctivors and the Art of COOKING
    In his TED talk, Watzke (2010) explains that we should call ourselves Coctivors (from coquere, Latin for 'to cook') rather than vegetarians, carnivores or omnivores; as we are the animals who live on cooked food. He elaborates further that our...
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    Jake Addeo Named Executive Chef at Bibiana Osteria-Enoteca
    Washington, D.C. (December 10, 2014)-Ashok Bajaj is pleased to announce the appointment of Jake Addeo as the new executive chef of his award-winning Italian restaurant, Bibiana-Osteria Enoteca, located at 1100 New York Ave, NW, (entrance on...
  • 1789 Restaurant is Timeless
    1789 Restaurant is Timeless
    Charm, history, and decadence are only a few words to adequately describe 1789 Restaurant. In a city where diners are used to pop up restaurants and food trucks, some days it is almost necessary to have an intentional meal, and that is exactly...
  • End of an era: Last meal at the Fountain Restaurant
    End of an era: Last meal at the Fountain Restaurant
    After 31 years, the perennial favorite Fountain Restaurant at the Four Seasons Hotel is closing and relocating to the top of the new Comcast Innovation and Technology Center skyscraper opening. The award-winning Fountain restaurant announced that...
  • Boqueria DC Celebrates with Week Long Unlimited Brunch
    Boqueria DC Celebrates with Week Long Unlimited Brunch
    DC is known for brunch, in this fast paced city, sometimes it seems like brunch is the only time most people seem to slow down. Located in Dupont, Boqueria is a DC gem that does not disappoint. With an unlimited brunch, yes, unlimited available...
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    magic Opener provides some extra assistance
    Sometimes all you need in life is a little help. At least that’s what the folks at magic Opener thought of when they created their line of can and bottle openers.Great for people who suffer from arthritis or have difficulty opening cans and...
  • Why nobody is eating lunch at Dee Lincoln's
    Why nobody is eating lunch at Dee Lincoln's
    If you have driven past there lately, the new upscale steak / burger bar, Dee LincolnSteak Barappears to be somewhat of a ghost town at around noontime. Popping in for lunch today, an investigation went underway as to why this place isn't...
  • Bloody Marys and barbeque - Q-BBQ Diversey introduces weekend brunch
    Bloody Marys and barbeque - Q-BBQ Diversey introduces weekend brunch
    The folks at Q-BBQ, 714 W. Diversey Ave. in Lakeview, really know how to smoke, cook and sauce meat and poultry. They smoke their own turkey and brisket and pork and offer these meats with their selection of super-tasty sauces – sweet, spicy...