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Food-Cart After-Party

“The food’s good, but it’s more than just the food itself. You get to see hot girls.”

By Daniel Maurer

Vendys Are Revving Up

Nominations are being taken. Judges have been announced. And discount tickets are now available!

By Daniel Maurer


Nuts vendors dealing weed — too good to be true?

By Daniel Maurer

No Coffee for You!

A street cart has banned Lehman Brothers reporters.

By Daniel Maurer

Starbucks Closes for Training, Dunkin' Hopes to Benefit; Late-Night Eating Not Good for You

Every Starbucks location in the country will be closed from 5:30 to 8:30 this evening, and Dunkin’ Donuts is sure to reap the benefits by offering small espresso drinks for 99 cents. [Snack] Though restaurants seem to be recession-proof, consumers’ budgets and diets are not. Soaring food prices — milk costs 36 percent more now than it did a year ago — have some New Yorkers changing their grocery habits and eating out less. [NYDN] Mayor Bloomberg and City Council Speaker Christine Quinn announced a proposal yesterday to give 1,000 new licenses to street vendors who will sell produce items in neighborhoods with high rates of obesity and heart disease. [Metro NY]