| Nov 14, 2013
| 9:54 AM
It seems there is nothing Dana Goodyear won't put in her mouth. Pig ears, beef hearts, crickets, stink bugs and ox penis are just a few of the things she knowingly chews up and swallows.
In her new book, "Anything That Moves: Renegade Chefs, Fearless...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 3:43 PM
What is a trans fat, and why is it so dangerous that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration wants it removed from the food supply?
These are just some of the questions on the minds of diners as they digest Thursday’s FDA action. Although...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 5:05 AM
Unlike other ratings websites that offer guidance in planning a vacation or buying a car, Yelp cuts straight to the heart of everyday life.
Across much of the globe, Yelp.com has emerged as the go-to website for finding customer reviews of restaurants,...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 6:52 AM
32 S.E. Second Ave., Delray Beach, 561-274-7258, Salt7.com
This flashy restaurant with a wraparound lounge in Worthing Park off bustling Atlantic Avenue has revamped its menu for the first time since opening more than a year ago.
"We began our...
| Oct 26, 2013
In the last 35 years, Harry Hamlin has been in and out of the spotlight; the heartthrob, toga-clad Perseus in "Clash of the Titans" in the early 1980s reigned over prime time as hunky lead attorney Michael Kuzak on "L.A. Law" in the mid-'80s. (Equally...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 1:09 PM
Name of owner: Christy Kabbani
Name of business: Two Mothers Foods, 1659 N. Route 59, Naperville
Describe what you do: Health is our focus. We're an in-house cafe that seats 12 and also provides catering, custom meals,...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Ethan Brown held up one of his ready-to-eat vegetarian chicken strips and peeled off stringy strands that mimicked the moist meat of the real thing.
"That's the beauty. That's absolutely everything," said Brown, founder of Beyond Meat, admiring the...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Self delusion occurs among the most powerful men and in the most rarified places. Surely that would explain the reaction of McDonald's CEO Don Thompson to a 9-year-old's request.
At the annual shareholder meeting a few days ago, Hannah Robertson...
| Oct 17, 2013
3329 N. Lincoln Ave. 773-281-7300
This local institution warmed up its ovens in the 1920s and still is charming locals with its doughnuts, which range from cinnamon-sugar to sour cream to old-fashioned glazed.
3159 N. Southport...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 1:28 PM
The government shutdown has furloughed federal employees, who’ve been left to figure out how to survive on no paycheck. (Thankfully, there are some good Samaritans out there.)
It’s hurt the economy around D.C., where restaurants and...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 1:54 PM
Robin Quivers was making all the news Monday morning while Howard Stern played sidekick, a role reversal that gave way to Quivers' discussion about her long-time battle with cancer.
Quivers underwent surgery last year to remove a large mass in her...
| Oct 13, 2013
We Americans like to think of ourselves as animal lovers. But is this claim true? One way to answer this question is to follow the money. According to government, industry and interest group stats, we spend about $50 billion on our pets annually and...