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Event Mon Oct 27 2008

See You Next Summer

Not to start the week of on a sour note, but you know that as the seasons change, so end the remaining outdoor farmers markets in the city. Here is a list of a few that are closing up shop this week:

Federal Plaza, Adams and Dearborn. 7am-3pm.
Museum of Contemporary Art/Streeterville,.Chicago & Mies van der Rohe Way. 10am-6pm.
Lincoln Square, Lincoln/Leland/Western. 7am-2pm.
South Chicago, 2650 E. 83rd. 9am-4pm.

South Shore Farmers Market, 70th & Jeffery. 7am-2pm
Gately / Pullman, 111th & Cottage Grove. 7am-2pm

Englewood Farmers Market, 65th and Ashland.
Sears Tower Farmers Market, 233 S. Wacker. 7am-2pm.
Hyde Park, 52nd Place & Harper. 7am-2pm.
Dunning / Wright College @ Eli's Cheesecake, Montrose & Forest Preserve. 7am-2pm.

Evanston, Maple and Clark. 7:30am-1pm.

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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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