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Blog Mon Sep 29 2008

Chi.Eater's Editor Named

The Chicago branch of chain restaurant blog Eater will be opening in the next couple weeks, headed by former UR Chicago editor Ari Bendersky, Time Out reports. Bendersky is a print and online media veteran, so I'm confident the site will be in good hands. We're looking forward to see the paper come off the new site.

 
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Feature Thu Dec 31 2015

The State of Food Writing

By Brandy Gonsoulin

In 2009, food blogging, social media and Yelp were gaining popularity, and America's revered gastronomic magazine Gourmet shuttered after 68 years in business. Former Cook's Illustrated editor-in-chief Chris Kimball followed with an editorial, stating that "The shuttering of Gourmet reminds...
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