| Nov 30, 2008
You have dinner at Feast@4East for the same reasons you might stay at the bed and breakfast it's in. Some people like the impersonal comfort and anonymity of a hotel room when they travel. Some prefer the homeyness of a B&B.
Likewise, dinner at the 4...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 1:08 PM
The only mention of "The Big Bang Theory" in Mayim Bialik's new cookbook, "Mayim's Vegan Table," is in her brief bio on the back cover. She doesn't prepare meatless meals for her colorful cast mates on the popular sitcom. "Everybody is pretty set in their...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 7:03 PM
You might know Claremont as that town with five liberal arts colleges and two graduate schools within its city limits. What you might not know is that it boasts a vibrant downtown, called Claremont Village, where more than 150 mom-and-pop restaurants,...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 4:30 PM
West Hollywood's new Gracias Madre comes from the folks at Cafe Gratitude, but with a dash of Mexican flavor and without the kooky names. Wood plank floors, festively tiled counters and banquettes livened up with colorful Mexican textile pillows make a...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 5:05 AM
When the federal Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee met last month in Washington, most Americans were unaware of the proceedings. But all Americans should know that the committee's agenda may give them indigestion, as the government increases control...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 8:57 AM
While veganism may be considered a hip and progressive trend in modern dining, the practice of abstaining from animal products is a centuries old practice, dating to the ancient civilizations of India and Greece.
And yet, only in the past decade have...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 5:20 AM
Whether you want to enjoy a salad at your favorite restaurant, breeze through a salad bar for a quick and nutritious lunch, or stock your fridge and pantry so you can make a bountiful salad at home, one thing is for sure: Now is the time to do it....
| Feb 23, 2014
| 7:00 PM
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| Feb 8, 2014
| 2:11 PM
J.C. Penney's announcement last month that it would close 33 underperforming stores, including its Phillipsburg Mall location raised an obvious question: "What is the future of the Phillipsburg Mall?"
In recent years, the mall has been hemorrhaging...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 9:37 AM
Shankara, a new vegan restaurant and juice bar, will open with an all-inclusive Valentine’s dinner at 5 and 8 p.m. Feb. 14-16 at 201 E. Third St. (former space of Hard Bean Cafe) in south Bethlehem, next to Essence Hookah Lounge.
| Feb 6, 2014
| 10:00 PM
You've probably heard that eating more vegetables and less meat is healthy. Maybe you're even feeling inspired to try eating a vegan diet--which excludes all animal products, including dairy and eggs--to improve your health or lose a little weight. A...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 12:59 PM
Chandra Gilbert is the executive chef of the newly opened vegan Mexican restaurant Gracias Madre. Gilbert moved to Los Angeles from the Bay Area, where she opened the original Gracias Madre in San Francisco with Cafe Gratitude founders Matthew and...