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  1. government shutdown
    Donald Trump Doesn’t Know How Grocery Stores WorkThe president apparently thinks we all still live in 1950s Brooklyn. Or Little House on the Prairie.
  2. government shutdown
    Donald Trump Doesn’t Know How Grocery Stores WorkThe president apparently thinks we all still live in 1950’s Brooklyn. Or Little House on the Prairie.
  3. Mediavore
    Yao Ming Forwards Chinese Wine; Sherry Slams Strand HouseThe former NBA star is named as an under-the-radar connoisseur.
  4. Mediavore
    Eva Longoria’s Beso Sued For Slippery Floor; Ludo Launches Baby WebsiteWhoever told the actress owning a restaurant was easy should have thought again.
  5. Mediavore
    Gjelina Scores a ‘C’ Rating From Health Department; What Did Catherine De MediciThe Italian noblewoman dined on a stew of testicles and coxcombs.
  6. Mediavore
    Korean Tacos Hit Seoul; Should There Be a Ban on Bullfrogs?The next controversial food making news in the Chinese-American diet could be these disease-spreading amphibians.
  7. Mediavore
    Justin Bieber Benefits Food Banks; Tom Colicchio Prepares GnocchiThe teen singer tells Matt Laurer his mother fed her family by going to food banks, too.
  8. Mediavore
    Doctors Without Borders Puts Malnourishment on Display; Meet the PawpawPlus: Food banks see record numbers of hungry people; and you may want to reconsider that stage before quitting your day job, all in our morning news roundup.
  9. Mediavore
    Coffee Eases Depression in Women; Chicken Skin Has Its MomentOf course, if you eat at The Gorbals and ink.sack, you’d already know the pleasures of this newly trendy ingredient.
  10. Mediavore
    Nonprofits Struggle to Keep the Poor and Hungry Fed; Pregnant Beyonce CravesPlus: Bloggers change the face of food reviews; and Mediterranean cuisine is having a moment, all in our morning news roundup.
  11. Mediavore
    SoCal Grocery Strike Averted; The Most Caffeinated City in the U.S.A last minute deal is reached to save both sides from a losing battle.
  12. Mediavore
    The Country Continues to Get Fat; Local Food Pantries Stressed By DemandIn a grim new report, it turns out Colorado is the only state with an obesity rate below 20%.
  13. Mediavore
    Food Banks Await DRPA to Deliver on Funding Promises; Eating In RestaurantsPlus: The E.U. resumes food aid to North Korea; Philippine sugar producers boycott Coke, all in our morning news roundup.
  14. FYI
    NY to PA’s Needy: Your Goose Is CookedThe geese will be shipped to Pennsylvania, where they will feed the poor.
  15. Mediavore
    Woman Admits She Tried to Extort Campbell Soup Heiress; Yak Meat Is Tasty, LeanPlus: Post-recession consumers haven’t been able to go back to spending freely at restaurants; and a Georgia man makes Waffle House a home, all in our morning news roundup.
  16. Mediavore
    Food Banks Distressed By Bare Shelves; Fresh Diet Driver CarjackedThe shelves at South Glendale’s Salvation Army food bank are almost empty, leading concerns about the local state of our food pantries.
  17. Mediavore
    LL Cool J Battles Banana Pudding; Four L.A. Chefs Nominated by Food &The rapper admits he has a weakness for junk food.
  18. Mediavore
    Bush Administration Pushed Genetically Modified Foods; 8,000 Pounds of AngusWikileaks reveals aims for more modified frankenfood, while there’s yet another listeria scare in our meat supply.
  19. Mediavore
    New Food and Beverage Concepts Are Coming to the Latham Hotel; 8,000 Lbs. ofPlus Wal-Mart pledges $2 million to upgrade food banks, and Japan lunches a program to train fish handlers abroad, all in our morning news roundup.
  20. Mediavore
    DeNiro’s Waiter Jab Causes Bad Taste in Golden Globe Mouths; Food Banks Turn ToThe actor draws gasps from a shocked crowd while food banks resort to accepting their least desired items.
  21. Mediavore
    Guy Fieri Opening in Dublin, CA; Food Bank Visits Up 24%Guy Fieri expands in NorCal, while U.S. Mayors find evidence of increased food insecurity.
  22. Mediavore
    FDA Won’t Condone Milk Sharing Among Nursing Mothers; Pennsyltucky HuntersPlus fish tacos and other Mexican dishes are more popular than ever, and Starbucks and Kraft are embroiled in a kerfluffle over distribution, all in our morning news roundup.
  23. Mediavore
    Suge Knight Arrested at Universal City Walk Restaurant; Shooting at Valley GlenThe Death Row Records boss draws heat for a traffic violation while the Golden Arches has a gang-related shooting this morning.
  24. Mediavore
    Dining Sales Spike Upward; Demand at Food Banks Breaks RecordFood sales have been lifted, from fast food to fine-dining, while bread lines are becoming common in some regions.
  25. Mediavore
    Farm to Families Provides Farm Fresh Groceries to North Philly; Ace of Cakes toPlus Campbell’s Soup finds ways to keep employees fit, and sales from fine dining and fast food are up, all in our morning news roundup.
  26. Mediavore
    South Jersey Food Bank Comes Up Short on Turkeys; Paula Deen Tapped to Be GrandPlus New York Times says candy gets a bad rap, and chain restaurant stock prices rise, all in our morning news roundup.
  27. Mediavore
    Prince Michael Jackson Packs Food For Peru; TiGeorges Chicken Will ReturnThe son of the King of Pop donates his time for the hungry and Echo Park’s Haitian chicken favorite is again under construction.
  28. Mediavore
    L.A. Food Banks Struggle To Keep Up With Demand; Jennifer Aniston Seen With PinkRoughly 284,000 residents of L.A. county receive assistance from 500 regional food banks, a 21% increase from last year.
  29. Mediavore
    South Philly Sandwich Shop Says: Leave the Gun, Take the Hoagie; Donations toPlus Rahm Emanuel’s brother Zeke moonlights as a food critic, and Portland, Oregon has a thriving backyard chicken sitting business, all in our morning news roundup.
  30. Mediavore
    Lohan’s Rumored Jail Diet Upsets Prisoner Peers; New Policy To Strengthen L.A.The actress is rumored to be paying for “special food,” while Councilman Jose Huizar addresses the city’s economic disparities.
  31. Mediavore
    Mike Tyson Goes Vegan; Paris Hilton Gives Up In-N-OutA famous ear-biter goes meatless, while a famous socialite ditches fast-food.
  32. Mediavore
    Food Banks Need Produce; Cupcake Mania Hits ParisPlus: Jamie Oliver spends his millions on school meals, and a new restaurant reality show, all in our morning news roundup.
  33. Mediavore
    Jamie Oliver’s Food Fails with Kids; Comme Ca Opening in VegasWhen the Naked Chef cooked for a West Virginia school, kids stopped buying food, while David Myers sets his sights on Sin City.
  34. Mediavore
    David Myers’ Friends Turned Off by Comme Ca Ruckus; Get a Call from Steve YoungA leading chef sound proofs his restaurant for pals and California plans to lead the way in bovine emission research.
  35. Mediavore
    Gordon Ramsay Plans T.V. Show on the Subcontinent; San Diego Garden UnitesA television chef looks to a new year and a new plan, while city farming provides relief for the displaced.
  36. Mediavore
    Tom Colicchio Gives His Son a Taste-Test; Tiger Woods Has a Breakfast FavoriteTom Colicchio feeds his newborn and Tiger Woods has a favorite breakfast restaurant.
  37. Mediavore
    Alice Waters Lunches at Larchmont Charter; Brian Botiano Is Coming Back For MoreA local charter school had lunch with the ultimate healthy eating advocate while an unlikely Food Network star has his show renewed.
  38. Good Deeds
    Feed the Needy From the Comfort of Your PhoneA couple of nonprofits are using technology to make foodie philanthropy easier this holiday season.
  39. Mediavore
    John Lennon Loved Cream and Corn Flakes; Activists Push to Block New ConvenienceJohn Lennon had a favorite midnight snack, and some activists are trying to stop the construction of new convenience stores in South Los Angeles.
  40. Mediavore
    South Central Farmers Thrive in Central Cali; Food Vendor Dies in Dodger StadiumThe South Central Farmers feel their fate turn-around, while a food vendor has a heart-attack in Dodger Stadium.
  41. mediavore
    Wine Outta Red Hook; Hop Obama Will Rise AgainPlus: Beer is no longer recession-proof, and recipes from your favorite fashion designers, all in our morning news roundup.
  42. Mediavore
    School of Rock for Celebrity Chefs; Organic Produce Got in My BodegaIt had to happen: A cooking school will teach the fine art of celebrity chefdom. [Food Arts] Albany is looking to get local and organic produce into low-income neighborhoods. [Daily Intel] A peek inside the supersecret Bite Club. [Off the Broiler] Related: Stop Being Perfect and Sign Up for Bite Club [Grub Street]