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Event Sat Aug 08 2009

Show Your Beans

NeighborSpace, an urban land trust, held an online vote earlier this year to pick out one plant to celebrate for the season. The program, One Seed Chicago, then gave out seeds of the winner, the Blue Lake Pole green bean. Now that the growing season is well under way, One Seed Chicago is asking you for your beanstalk photos - a show and tell, if you will.

 
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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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